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06.13.19

KCDMA Education Foundation 2019 Scholarship Recipients

On Tuesday, June 11th,  The KCDMA Education Foundation (KCDMAEF) awarded 7 recipients a $1,000 scholarship. The recipients are:  Leslie Escareno—attending KU (two-time recipient) Alexis James—attending ... More...


04.22.19

SEO Link Building: What Owners & Executives Need to Know

Kelsie O'Brien

By Corey Morris, VP Marketing at Voltage In my recent presentation at the March KCDMA Lunch on the topic of ... More...

04.15.19

2019 KCDMA AMBIT WINNERS

Kelsie O'Brien

2019 KCDMA AMBIT WINNERS Couldn’t make it to the KCDMA AMBIT Awards this year? We’ve recapped the night of Oscar-worthy marketing campaigns below. Don’t forget to check out... More...

03.04.19

FTC Opts Not to Reopen the CAN SPAM

Lori Beam

I can’t help thinking of opening a can of spam when I see the acronym CAN SPAM, referring to the lengthy-worded Controlling the Assault of Non-Solicited Pornography And Marketing Act. Bu... More...

01.17.19

2018 AMBIT Gold Award Winners

Kelsie O'Brien

The 2019 AMBIT Awards deadline is on February 1st, which means there’s no time like the present to gather your winning submissions. So what makes a winning campaign, after all? To help you get started on your 2019 entr... More...

11.28.18

Leaving is the Hardest Part:  But it probably shouldn’t be

Susannah Sulsar

Susannah Sulsar, Customer Engagement Strategy Avadim Health After 7 years at an agency running an e... More...

11.16.18

Past-President Jessica Best Named to Direct Marketing News 40 Under 40 List

Jennifer Mitchell

On November 6th, the Dream Hotel in New York City played host to the Direct Marketing News 40 under 40 award c... More...

10.23.18

Tips for Submitting a Winning AMBIT

Angela Ridpath

By Angela Ridpath, VP Marketing MCH Strategic Data It’s award season.  That means it’s time to reflect on the work you produced for your ... More...

10.03.18

Act Now DMers! We Can Block Costly USPS Ban

Lori Beam

“Neither snow nor rain nor heat nor gloom of night” will stop implementation of this U.S. Postal Service ban. Only action by you will halt “the swift completion of the appointed” r... More...

09.07.18

World’s best legal advice on puffery

Lori Beam

Proceed with caution when making claims your product or service is the “best,” warns the National Advertising Division (NAD), part of the Council of the Better Business Bureau. In a new decision, the NAD recommends t... More...