Lisa Merriam

B2B Branding

Brand Reputation–The Importance of Background Checks

Your brand depends your people. Reputation is built less by marketing and advertising and more by who you hire. With the transparency and speed of communication in today’s marketplace, you need to look before you leap when making hiring decisions.

Brand Trust Is in Decline: Reputation Institute Recommendations

Brand trust is in decline. In the week that saw #BoycottInNOut and #BurnNike, I had the pleasure of interviewing Kylie Wright-Ford of the Reputation Institute for the American Marketing Association New York. We talked about  what companies can do to earn and keep trust in their reputations. Watch the interview here. The American Marketing Association’s Brilliance in …

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Teaching Social Media for the Columbia Business School Executive MBA Program

It was my honor to teach social media planning for the Executive MBA program summer session at the Columbia Business School.  Professor Emeritus of Business Marketing Don Sexton leads a lively class of fresh thinkers with insightful questions. The curriculum I presented as guest lecturer provided an historical overview of social media, with a strong …

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Call for Clarity Conference on Simplifying Business Hosted by Siegelvision

Simplifying business is good branding. It was my honor to produce the backstage interviews for the first annual Call for Clarity Conference in New York City, hosted by Siegelvision. Siegelvision is a branding agency with a unique philosophy: “In a world plagued by complexity, our work is governed by a passion for clarity. We organize …

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2017 Marketing Hall of Fame Recognizes Outstanding Contributions to the Field of Marketing

[huge_it_slider id=”1″] The Marketing Hall of Fame is the only award which recognizes individual marketers who have made outstanding contributions to the field of marketing.  American Marketing Association New York created this award, hosts the annual induction ceremony, and manages the Marketing Hall of Fame Academy. The Academy, which draws its membership from the corporate, …

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