Archive for July, 2013

July 31, 2013

4 Marketing Strategies and Trends for 2013

Educational Lunch & Learn events are hosted quarterly within the Appleton Creative offices benefiting our clients and associates with up-to-date marketing news. Recently we hosted a special edition, Marketing Strategies and Trends, for our friends at  CREW Orlando, the local chapter of an international organization with the purpose of expanding business networks, promoting diversity, and educating […]

July 29, 2013

We’ve Got a Brain Crush on You!

Sharing your genius has never been more fun! Appleton Creative and friends shared in an extraordinary journey into the mind Thursday night during our second annual Brain Crush party. A stimulating and explorative experience, the event featured brain-busting games, live 3D printing by DeltaMaker, an oxygen bar, a psychic on site and more! Were you at […]

July 23, 2013

How to Use Instagram to Further Your Business

Instagram, one of today’s most popular apps with over 80 million users, has unleashed our artistic side through photographic expression. But can it promote a company? Businesses are beginning to incorporate social media and online networking to stay up to date. The following steps have been used to gain attention and give further insight on […]

July 19, 2013

Why Lady Gaga is a Marketing Genius

With five Grammy Awards, 23 million albums and 64 million singles sold worldwide, Lady Gaga has achieved complete pop icon success amid a drastically changing music industry and a rough economy. While few recognize Gaga for her business prowess, there’s no denying that she single-handily redefined what we’ve come to know as the die-hard fan. […]

July 18, 2013

Appleton Wins Big in Creativity Awards International Competition

We’re pleased to announce Appleton Creative has won three accolades in the 43rd Annual Creativity Print & Packaging awards! The competition is one of the most prestigious, longest running, independent advertising and graphic design competitions in the world. We’re honored to be one of the few recognized for outstanding creative and campaigns. Orlando Expressway Authority […]

July 16, 2013

Great Oaks Career Day: Appletonian For a Day

Tomorrow’s leaders visited the Appleton Creative offices this week to show us a thing or two about creativity! Children from Great Oaks Foster Home, a state-run facility that fosters children who have no one in their immediate or extended families to care for them, came by for an afternoon of career exploring, pizza eating and […]

July 12, 2013

Effective Social Media Marketing: How to Turn Satisfied Customers into Brand Advocates

Passionately satisfied customers spreading the word of your business for free are a dream come true. (They don’t even require perks or incentives. Say what!?!) The consumer advocate is a highly effective marketing weapon. Here is a how-to guide to creating an army of consumer advocates: Find your advocates – The web (social media, blog, […]

July 11, 2013

No Waste Here! Appleton Designs for Environmental Representatives, EnRep, Inc.

When your customers work in some of the most hazardous environments in the world, there’s no room for error. As a niche service provider, your company must be represented in a knowledgeable, reliable and professional manner across all mediums. That’s why EnRep, Inc., ranked #517 on Inc.’s top 5,000 fastest growing companies, sought out the […]

July 5, 2013

Sharing the Health is the HealthShare Solution

Orlando Health has been recognized worldwide for their ethical, innovative and successful business practices. As a result, Orlando Health has introduced a new facet of services that aim to help clients establish their own successful healthcare business models. We are proud to welcome Orlando Health’s HealthShare Solutions to the Appleton family. HealthShare Solutions specializes in providing […]

July 3, 2013


10 years of service is a milestone indeed. RE/MAX Town Centre celebrated a decade of success inviting agents and partners to Embassy Suites Orlando Downtown, where CEO-Broker and host Charlie Orden encouraged attendees to RE-IGNITE, RE-DESIGN, and RE-ALIGN the way they do business. The 10-Year Anniversary Luncheon featured keynote speaker Chris Smith, recently named the […]