Preview Mode Links will not work in preview mode

Bring the Real

Sep 12, 2018

This week's episode explores experience within the nail salon industry. Guest Annie Stancliffe joins us to talk High Five Nails, her new nail salon concept that challenges industry standards through a mobile and pop-up based business model. 


May 16, 2018

This week, our guest of honor is none other than host Bryan Laing. We’re turning the tables on the man behind the mic and gaining insight into his background, passion as a winemaker, and lessons learned in business. There’s plenty of juicy brand marketing talk with ad hoc hosts Alex Vera and Pete Beck, and a good...


Apr 18, 2018

Consumers feel empowered on their own time, where they have the best experience. Thus, they reward brands for accessibility & quality. This means telling a rich story digitally, layering it atop dynamic physical moments. Both are platforms to better understand the consumer & interests. Upping their physical game means...


Mar 7, 2018

In recent years, forward thinking disruptors have re-calibrated spend to create premium, bespoke experiences to garner global impressions. Pete dissects why established brands have such a difficult time staying ahead, and how the cult waves of Nike, Glossier, and Whole30 have driven market shifts.


Feb 7, 2018

For brands, expressing an authentic message in a content polluted world requires careful, thoughtful design. Guest Bryan Boul discusses the challenge of creating authentic designs for products with little personal connection, and the no-brainer authentic expression that came through for his design of a man-cave pop-up...