AustinIMA Kicks it off

The inaugural event for the newly formed AustinIMA (IMA = interactive marketing association) was held on August 23rd, 2007. Speakers included Bill Leake, CEO of Apogee Search and President of AustinIMA. John Engler was nice enough to take and upload photos so those of us who couldn’t make it can see what we missed. John’s… Continue reading AustinIMA Kicks it off

INC 500(0)

Since the Austin Business Journal just released that local ad agency Mercury Mambo made the INC 5000 list of fastest growing privately held companies, I don’t feel like a sham by posting the rest of the Austin agencies that made the cut. ~Lucky~ for several of these folks that INC decided to up the list… Continue reading INC 500(0)

Bazaar Lands More Mula

Austin based Bazaarvoice Inc. landed a second round on funds today. Austin Ventures and Boston based Battery Ventures pooled together $8.8M that Brett Hurt, Bazaarvoice founder and CEO, said would be use to expand its product line and also grow its market presence. Prior to Bazaarvoice, Hurt founded the popular web analytics tool company Coremetrics.… Continue reading Bazaar Lands More Mula

1st post to get things started

This blog is where the RGECWEB staff will post news bits and random thoughts on ad agencies, online marketing, general what’s going on items, and more. We’ll be rude from time to time. We’ll give credit when credit is due. We’ll try to spread the love. Got any tips (gossip) or news you want use… Continue reading 1st post to get things started