Archive for December, 2015

Appleton Creative Blog Roundup
December 31, 2015

In Case You Blinked – December 2015 Blog Roundup

It’s time to look back and relive Appleton Creative’s best moments in December 2015. Here’s what you may have missed: Ads Don’t Just Belong on Billboards These days, ads are finding consumers in more places they wouldn’t expect. Check out some especially clever of out-of-home advertising: The Ultimate Ugly Sweater Competition It may be the hottest […]

Outdoor advertising done right
December 29, 2015

Ads Don’t Just Belong on Billboards

In just seconds, outdoor and out-of-home advertising needs to grab attention immediately and hold on to it. While that may seem difficult, all your business needs is a little out-of-the-box thinking. An agency capable of both creative thinking and outdoor advertising expertise can come up with the inventive ideas your business needs to reach your […]

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December 22, 2015

The Ultimate Ugly Sweater Competition

It may be the hottest winter we’ve had in a while, but it’s just adding fuel to the fire for our annual ugly holiday sweater competition. Which ugly sweater will get your vote? Comment on social media to help us crown a winner! 1. Erin Pearlman – Nearsighted Reindeer 2. Dolly Sanborn – Murray Christmas 3. Jacob Spikes […]

Business man on the phone
December 21, 2015

Phone Call vs Email: Which Side are You On?

In the business world, it may seem like email is the only way to communicate. Most businesses don’t take the time for in-person meetings and phone calls to their clients. This trend could be causing a serious communication lag and a negative impression on your business. See why making a phone call over sending an […]

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December 18, 2015

A Mobile-Moments Mindset

The goal for every company’s mobile website is to draw attention and, hopefully, business. With so many websites out there, how do you know your site actually has what consumers want? Brands need to meet consumers’ needs in effective and relevant ways or consumers will simply move on to another brand or website that contains […]

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December 10, 2015

Juicy News – November/December 2015

New Restaurant Serves Up Delicious Numbers After Launch and Media Blitz Success Orlando’s newest restaurant, Urbain 40 American Brasserie and Lounge, opened this November on Restaurant Row in Dr. Phillips. We’re proud to unveil the numbers behind Urbain 40’s multi-platform campaign, which are anything but bite-sized. Drawing in over 2,000 unique visitors in only seven weeks, […]

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December 8, 2015

The Victory Cup Initiative: Raising the Stakes in Fundraising

The Victory Cup Initiative is the ultimate goodwill event. With the goal of tapping into resources for Central Florida nonprofits, Victory Cup is placing these organizations into a room with Orlando’s most philanthropic companies. And the gains aren’t small. Determined by the audience during the event, one winner will leave with $20,000. That’s why, as […]

I never dreamed about success. I worked for it. -Estee Lauder
December 4, 2015

weLEAD Women to Empowerment is live and available to you as the women’s professional resource in Central Florida. The weLEAD ecosystem is a place for women entrepreneurs and executives to share information, grow in their careers and support one another’s endeavors. It’s a community where women can create greater individual and group success through collaboration and relationships.   The weLEAD […]

Urbain 40 responsive website on mobile
December 3, 2015

New Restaurant Serves Up Delicious Numbers After Launch and Media Blitz Success

Urbain 40 American Brasserie & Lounge opened its doors to the public this past November. The unique eatery in the Dellagio Shopping Center serves up lunch, dinner and late night meals in its 1940s-themed main dining room, library and lounge. In the months leading up to the grand opening, Appleton Creative partnered with Urbain 40 […]

rescued pet and fireman
December 2, 2015

Hot Firefighters (& Their Abs) Come to Life with Augmented Reality

Appleton client and partner, Pet Alliance of Greater Orlando, teamed up with the Orlando Fire Department to produce the very first Orlando Firefighters and Rescued Pets calendar. This diverse 14-month calendar offers viewers an interactive print experience like no other. The goal of the calendar is to raise $100,000 to establish a fund that will […]