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Up Close and Personal: Getting to Know Ifdy Perez, Community Manager, AddThis - 8/26/2014 -

Capitol Communicator is running a series of profiles of communicators in the mid-Atlantic. In this profile, we feature Ifdy Perez, community manager at AddThis. Photography by Cade Martin. ...more >

Up Close and Personal: Getting to Know Dana Cole, Executive Producer of Oscar Production - 8/18/2014 -

Capitol Communicator is running a series featuring profiles of communicators in the mid-Atlantic. In this "Up Close and Personal" profile, we feature Dana Cole, ...more >

Is D.C. America's Coolest Travel Destination? - 8/18/2014 -

How do you turn wonky Washington, D.C., into America’s coolest travel destination? The answer, in part, came in the form of a creative ad campaign from Destination DC and D.C.-based MDB Communications. Richard Coad, MDB's chief creative officer, and Seth Niman, MDB's director of media strategy, worked with Destination DC to create and place advertising that brings to life all the culture that propelled D.C. to the top of the cool list. ...more >

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The Power of Time-lapse in Your Hand, Signal Strength as an Ad Targeting Tool, and Video Game Viewing Website Cashes in Big | Weekly Roundup August 29, 2014 - 8/29/2014 -

As if everything wasn’t fast enough, we can now speed it up even more. Hyperlapse is a simplified way to record, edit and share time-lapse videos on-the-go, all on your smartphone. The app, owned and developed by Instagram, was launched on Tuesday and packs some pretty neat features for casual and power users alike. Simply record, adjust playback speed, save and share..it’s that easy. One hidden feature--arguably the app’s most powerful feature--is its advanced image stabilization which ultimately makes the app useful to the everyday user. To read more about Hyperlapse and see some creative uses of it, head over to Mashable.more >

Drawing Readers to Your Publication Apps on iTunes and Google - 8/23/2014 -

In the coming months, thousands of print publications will become digital apps on iTunes and Google Play. With billions of downloads per year from the iTunes store alone, publishers face many challenges as they try to draw attention and new readers to their apps. Along with efforts to boost subscribers, publishers need dependable ways to measure reader activity....more >

New Tools for Social Advertisers, Tesla Drivers Throw Away Keys, and Our Pick for Cheesiest Ad | Weekly Roundup August 22, 2014 - 8/22/2014 -

Snapchat is reportedly working on a new service called Snapchat Discovery, which will make it easier for brands to get their ads in front of the app’s users. However, Adam Kleinberg of AdAge cautions marketers to think about where they’re putting their brand before they consider advertising on the platform. Should brands snap out of it when it comes to Snapchat? Read more on AdAg...more >

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Sourcebook is a Free Service! - 7/10/2012 -

If you or your company provides products or services to communications professions of advertising, marketing and public relations in the Mid-Atlantic, then you have no reason not to be in Sourcebook. Just subscribe to our newsletter (also free). Here is the link to subscribe to our newsletters: http://www.capitolcommunicator.com/signup.aspx?email= ...more >

Berger Teams Up with Nine Peaks and Nutco to Produce WAMA Documentary - 6/14/2011 -

Loved by some and not so by others, it seems local musicians, promoters, sound engineers and agents all have different opinions about the DC music scene, past, present and future. Produced, directed and edited by Greg Berger, this short film looks at the history of the Washington Area Music Association (WAMA). Interviews with veteran musicians and new artists who call the DC area their home....more >

Dimension Creative Promotions and ASAE Put Community First by Sending ASAE Team to 17th Annual Hands on DC Work-a-thon to Clean Up DC Public Schools - 5/24/2011 -

The ASAE team “Associations On Your Side” joined more than 1,500 volunteers on Saturday, April 30, for the Hands on DC work-a-thon. The team, formed by ASAE Greater Washington, volunteered to help clean up and beautify Anacostia High School. Projects included cleaning up the grounds, planting flowers, painting and more. ...more >

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  • Approximately 200 Expected to Attend PRSA-NCC Thoth Awards on Sept. 9

    8/29/2014

    Approximately 200 communicators are expected to attend the 2014 PRSA-NCC Thoth Awards, which will be held on Sept. 9 at the Artisphere in Arlington, VA. The annual awards are named after Thoth (pronounced “tot”), an Egyptian god of wisdom, considered a mediator and scribe and credited as the inventor of communications and writing. In the spirit of Thoth, PRSA-NCC honors DC-area PR professionals for their wisdom and contributions to the profession....more >

  • ADWKDC 2014, Sept. 6-12, to Feature More than 30 Presenters and Topics

    8/26/2014

    ADWKDC 2014, the D.C.-region’s largest and most diverse conference for marketing and communications professionals, will take place Sept. 6-12, at locations across metro D.C., The week-long conference features more than 30 expert presenters and informative topics. “ADWKDC is an ideal event for communications professionals because they can learn from the best in the industry,” said Greg Kihlström, president of the DC Ad Club. “This year we’ve taken things up yet another notch. ...more >

  • Baltimore Buzz: TBC, Advertising.com and Piccirilli Dorsey

    8/26/2014

    - TBC is Baltimore’s largest ad agency with 95 full-time employees, according to Baltimore Business Journal’s annual ranking published in this week’s issue; - Baltimore-based Advertising.com, the online ad business of AOL, is on the move; and, - Piccirilli Dorsey adds Kristi Frisch as senior project manager....more >

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