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Google Glass being used to bring fans closer to the action

...sports at large, how do you get people using their phones to interact during the game?" said Rob Laycock, the vice president of marketing for the Indiana Pacers and Fever. "What's nice about Glass is that it's keeping your focus on center stage...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-06-30/google-glass-being-used-br
June jobs report shows recovery is accelerating, US economy coming closer to full health

...and summer."We've seen hiring growth out of the winter because it was stagnant," said Richard Bitner, vice president of marketing for Visiting Angels, a home health care services firm headquartered in Havertown, Pennsylvania.Most economists...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-07-03/june-jobs-report-shows-rec
SunTrust begins work on upgrading branches with video kiosks, more technology

...McDermott and a Sun Trust spokeswoman would not say how much the upgrades could cost.Brian Bailey, the vice president of marketing and strategy for Duluth, Ga.-based NCR Financial Services, said the technology manufacturer expects banks...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-06-10/suntrust-begins-work-upgra
'Now That's What I Call Music' still relevant after 50 releases

...sales tend to skew older these days, Now runs against that conventional wisdom. Laura Rutherford, Now senior vice president of marketing and operations, says slightly more than half its listeners are 24 or younger. Listeners 35 to 44 account for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2014-05-24/now-thats-what-i-call-music-still-r
Robinson Cano embraces leadership role in Seattle

...our team in terms of leadership and showing some of our young guys, it's going to be invaluable," Seattle vice president of marketing Kevin Martinez said. "He'll be front and center in some of our efforts, as he should be, but it's what...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-03-08/robinson-cano-embraces-l
Super Bowl ads show signs of maturity

...raise it to a new level with a celebrity who really had a connection with folks out there," says Marc Seguin, vice president of marketing for Paramount Farms, the unit of Roll that makes the nuts.The ad will start a yearlong campaign with Colbert...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-02-01/super-bowl-ads-show-signs-
Retailers get creative with Pinterest

...an inflatable movie screen to a tufted loveseat. Target doesn't disclose revenue but Rick Gomez, senior vice president of marketing, says Pinterest is a "strong social driver of traffic to Target.com."Target also is partnering with three...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-04-27/retailers-get-creative-pin
Breakfast staple cracks the haute cuisine scene

...the past three years, bringing the 2013 per capita total to just over 250 eggs.Kevin Burkum, the senior vice president of marketing for the egg marketing group, sees the increase as being partly about the shift toward protein-based breakfasts...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2014-04-01/breakfast-staple-cracks-haute-cuisi
South Carolina taxpayers sign up for free monitoring

...to more clearly explain the problem and provide information on what to do next, said Bryan Hjelm, CSID's vice president of marketing.A technical glitch also had to be fixed for last names ending in "x," and one of three call centers went...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-10-24/south-carolina-taxpayers-sign
Minor league team faked rejected marriage proposal

...and how that might affect a crowd and those viewing it after on video," said Mike Abramson, the team's vice president of marketing. "We worked with two of our staff on the skit and executed a digital strategy to set the video on a viral...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2013-08-07/minor-league-team-faked-