Sheila Smiley brings more than 20 years’ experience to public relations and advertising agency INDIANAPOLIS – Hirons, an advertising, public relations and digital agency with offices in Indianapolis and Chicago, has welcomed Sheila Smiley as senior vice president, media and digital. Rose Durbin, senior vice president and the firm’s longtime media director, will continue with
INDIANAPOLIS – Hirons, an Indianapolis-based advertising, public relations and digital agency, has hired Matt Dennis, who will serve as director of digital and development for the firm’s digital department. Dennis brings nearly 20 years of digital development and management experience to the Hirons team, having worked in multiple agency environments. He has contributed to everything
INDIANAPOLIS – Hirons, an Indianapolis-based advertising, public relations and digital agency, has recently added to its team of digital and media strategists and promoted its digital content manager. Jennifer Blotkamp Stark was named associate media director. In her role, she leads integrated media planning activities and digital reporting efforts. She draws from nearly two decades
Why you should consider long-form native advertising for your next digital campaign Native advertising is nothing new. From advertorials to infomercials, native content has existed in some form or another for over a century. In the age of digital marketing, however, native advertising — specifically long-form, branded native content — has gained prominence. Today’s biggest
When the practice of public relations was first introduced to the world in the early 1900s, it looked quite differently from what it does now. Media largely consisted of newspapers and periodicals and there were no established public relations ethics or guidelines. The first PR campaign convinced young women that smoking cigarettes was an act
The third season of “House of Cards,” premiered last week. Well, premiere may not be the right term – the whole season downloaded in one fell swoop. I’m a fan of “binge watching” – you know, get a few friends together and watch Frank Underwood give a few asides, then you want to see more.
The mobile-friendly algorithm update that Google launched on April 21st has caused a lot of commotion in the internet marketing world as many companies scramble to update their website in fear of losing search traffic. This update has been designed to reward mobile-friendly sites with higher rankings on mobile devices to help improve the search
Wouldn’t it be cool to know how to create your own iPhone game? Apple just made learning how to code so simple and fun, a kid could do it! At Apple Inc.’s World Wide Developers Conference 2016 (WWDC), app developers from around the world gathered to hear the latest announcements from the tech giant and
Each year, Americans observe National Hispanic Heritage Month, from Sept. 15 to Oct.15, by celebrating the histories, cultures and contributions of Americans whose ancestors came from Spain, Mexico, the Caribbean and Central and South America. During this time they seek to publicize and learn even more about the talents and contributions of Hispanics. Allow me
In our digital age, advertising opportunities are endless. Why’s that? Whether on a desktop, laptop, tablet or smartphone, your consumer is always connected. Advertisers can better target their audiences and reach them where they are, when they are there. One digital service that you may not know about, but have definitely seen, is Google AdWords.
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