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Radical uncertainty in business and how to deal with it

Murphy’s Law tells us that “anything that can go wrong, will go wrong”. But it doesn’t tell us the day, hour, or minute the disaster will actually occur, creating great uncertainty. This is true for a pandemic or for the bursting of a speculative bubble. We do not know when they will happen. When uncertainty […]

The new normal: Accelerating to a digital future

🎧 Listen to this post When I was 15, I moved to the UK from a country that had experienced civil wars, revolutions, and military coups. My new classmates would ask me, “What was it like to live there?” My response was always the same: “It was normal”. While these are extraordinary times, we cannot […]

COVID-19: What you need to be doing in local search right now

COVID-19 ramped up very quickly and is now dictating how brands connect with their customers. In fact, businesses have to get messaging in front of consumers faster than ever before—and those that handle this challenge well will reap the benefits moving forward. So let’s explore exactly what brands should be doing right now in the […]

5 urgent pandemic lessons from European businesses

While COVID-19 is quickly spreading across North America, we are (hopefully) close to the peak of it in Italy and Spain. With full lockdowns in place to maximize social distancing and fines for people leaving their homes without authorization, the public is experiencing disruption on a scale that’s inducing panic—but also unexpectedly positive community behavior. […]

3 key takeaways from Retail West Vancouver 2019

On October 16, 2019, leaders from Western Canada’s most exciting retail brands took the stage during the Retail Council of Canada’s Retail West 2019 Conference at Vancouver’s Hyatt Regency. The day was packed full of speaker and panel sessions from brands including Aritzia, Saje, Best Buy, Save on Foods, Marks’, and many more—all gathered to […]

DAC’s Own Felicia DelVecchio Wins Search Marketer of the Year 2019

We’re delighted to congratulate our very own Director of Digital Media, Felicia DelVecchio, on her big win at this year’s Search Engine Land Awards. Named Search Marketer of the Year, Felicia has been recognized for leading DAC’s award-winning SEM program with Bridgestone—an engagement of unprecedented scale and complexity. Felicia’s dedication to the Bridgestone account has […]

Key Executive Mega-Conference 2019: 3 Key Trends Driving the Newspaper Industry

In its ninth year, the Key Executives Mega-Conference is all about exploring new approaches and solutions to issues facing the newspaper industry, many of which are directly related to the way digital continues to change news and how brands promote themselves. As digital marketers, we have a unique stake in the way newspapers change and […]

US Search Awards 2018: Behind the Nomination

The US Search Awards is regarded as the premier celebration of search engine optimization, PPC, and content marketing in the United States. It celebrates and rewards the expertise, talent, and achievements of the search industry. DAC is thrilled to announce that we have been nominated in the Best Integrated Campaign category for our work with […]

Marketing to Millennials: A Generation Balancing Nostalgia and Digital Transformation

Exploring behavioral insights and marketing trends within North America and Europe. Millennials are a demographic age group born between 1981 and 2000. In North America, they represent about 20-25% of the population; in France, Germany, and the UK, they represent about 15-20% of the population. Millennials have been called the entitled generation for being spoon-fed […]

Survival of the Savviest: Top Insights from the AdAge Survival Summit

I recently had the opportunity to kick off the Ad Age Survival Summit in Chicago. The summit addressed how brands face an exceedingly high number of potential crises in today’s digital age and how CMOs should prepare and react when facing these issues. Brand leaders from JPMorgan Chase, McDonald’s, Nestle, and Kraft Heinz were joined […]