Today on Real-World Branding we have the co-founders of Social Goods, Kate and Lisa Sokolov!
Social Goods is a women-owned, sister-run small business based in NYC. Merging their shared experiences in politics, fashion and social impact, Kate and Lisa created Social Goods to allow conscious consumers to shop the causes they care about, while finding more ways to take action even after their initial purchase. We discuss each of the sisters’ career backgrounds, the Social Goods brand, and how the company is experiencing 2020. If you like our podcast, please subscribe!
Making Life Better in 2020 – Nick Bayer, Founder and CEO – Saxbys
Today, we welcome back Nick Bayer, Founder and CEO of Saxbys. Nick updates us on the Saxbys brand and business, relates how they’ve pushed ahead despite COVID-19, and shares how a values-driven company like Saxbys can take on issues of racial injustice. If you like our podcast, please subscribe!
Today on Real-World Branding we welcome renowned communications strategist Larry Ceisler. While his current work supports the communications objectives of corporate and non-profit clients, Larry’s deep experience in the political realm informs our discussion. We focus on the 2020 race and how both the Biden and Trump campaigns can harness positioning and messaging techniques to help their respective causes. If you like our podcast, please subscribe!
Bernard Tynes joins us today on Real-World Branding. We discuss a wide range of topics – from PCB’s recent ‘Here We Grow’ campaign to the bank’s role in administering the PPP program to Bernard’s career journey as an African-American executive in a predominantly white industry. If you like our podcast, please subscribe!
Beer and Beyond – Audrey Chee-Read, Strategy and Insights Manager – Boston Beer Company
Audrey Chee-Read, Strategy and Insights Manager at Boston Beer Company joins us today on Real-World Branding. Boston Beer Co. is the parent company of not only Sam Adams, but Twisted Tea, Angry Orchard, Truly Hard Seltzer, Dogfish Head and many more. Audrey discusses her travels and career path, how Boston Beer has successfully brought in new brands through the power of observation and not being afraid of failure, how hard seltzer is evolving, and some words of advice. If you like our podcast, please subscribe!
Crisis Communication & The Class of 2024 – Mark Johnson & Chris Gruber, Davidson College
Today we have two special guests from Davidson College, an institution that has been widely lauded for its COVID-19 response. Mark Johnson, Chief Communications & Marketing Officer and Chris Gruber, Vice President & Dean of Admission and Financial Aid, join us to discuss how the pandemic has affected higher ed generally and especially in the key area of enrollment management. If you like our podcast, please subscribe!
Tune into Real-World Branding this week to hear from Justin Dunn, Senior Vice President/Chief Marketing Officer at WSFS Bank. We discuss Justin’s career path, WSFS’s acquisition of Beneficial, how the bank is managing the Paycheck Protection Program through the COVID-19 pandemic, and the new myWSFS app. If you like our podcast, please subscribe!
Today on Real-World Branding, we welcome back one of our faves: Dan Hershberg Co-Founder and Chief Brand Officer of Workhorse Brewing Co. Dan talks about the Workhorse business in general as well as two charitable initiatives — #RaiseYourGlass, which benefits a trio of local organizations helping those in need, as well as a new beer called Workforce IPA, proceeds from which support the restaurant industry that has been so strongly affected by the pandemic. If you like our podcast, please subscribe!
Tune into Real-World Branding this week to hear from Eric Sugalski, President & CEO of Archimedic. We discuss Eric’s career path, the merger and transition from Smithwise to Archimedic, the current state of business, and how small service businesses are managing COVID-19 (and what they are doing with masks!). Archimedic helps innovators struggling with technical, regulatory, and manufacturing challenges accelerate their next new products along the path to market.
Innovation in 2020 – Nick Catalana, General Manager – Innovation Foods
Tune in today to hear from Nick Catalana, General Manager of Innovation Foods. Nick tells the story of how he got into his family’s business, discusses how Innovation Foods carefully balances tradition with progress, and outlines the impact COVID-19 is having on the business. He also shares their purpose-driven pivot into producing hand sanitizer. If you like our podcast, please subscribe!