Google Ads vs Facebook Ads: When to Use Each Ad Platform

| November 20, 2018

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Imagine you're walking down the street and the sole of your much-loved sneaker finally separates. Your sock starts flapping in the wind. "Now I need another pair of sneakers!" you exclaim, and a well-dressed man walks up with a pair in his hands. "These ones are 50% off," he tells you. Now imagine you're walking down the street and the sole of your much-loved sneaker is almost separated. You're concerned, but keep walking. A man, noticing your rapidly-deteriorating footwear, walks up with a pair of sneakers in his hands. "Hey friend!" he exclaims. "You look like you might need a new pair of sneakers. These ones are 50% off!."

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Carmichael Lynch

We create the unfair ideas that give our clients the unfair advantage. The game-changers. The never-been-done-befores. The can-they-even-do-thats? Sometimes: they’re great big ideas that transform entire organizations. Sometimes: they’re nimble little ideas that hijack a conversation. Always, always, always: they have an outsized impact. Unfair ideas let us do more with less. They’re contagious. They’re talked about. One day, those ideas will be the norm, but today, they’re unfair.

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ON Advertising acquires Evans Communications

Article | April 2, 2020

ON Advertising, a prominent Phoenix-based full-service advertising firm, has acquired Evans Communications, a leading Valley public relations, marketing and event planning firm. Evans Communications will be merged into the ON Advertising structure, and its principal Tom Evans will join the ON Advertising team as Partner-Public Relations and Event Strategies. Evans’ three other employees will join the ON Advertising team as well. The dollar value of the transaction is to be determined based upon revenues over the next few years. The move significantly expands ON’s public relations and event planning capabilities while providing Evans Communications’ clients with ON’s full spectrum of advertising, creative, digital, social media and marketing services. Evans Communications’ clients include some of the Valley’s most prominent organizations, including Plaza Companies, Valley of the Sun United Way, SkySong, The ASU Scottsdale Innovation Center, The Phoenix Symphony and many more.

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Carmichael Lynch

We create the unfair ideas that give our clients the unfair advantage. The game-changers. The never-been-done-befores. The can-they-even-do-thats? Sometimes: they’re great big ideas that transform entire organizations. Sometimes: they’re nimble little ideas that hijack a conversation. Always, always, always: they have an outsized impact. Unfair ideas let us do more with less. They’re contagious. They’re talked about. One day, those ideas will be the norm, but today, they’re unfair.

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