Tiffany & Co. made some waves over the past several weeks when it featured a same sex couple in its “Will You?” engagement campaign. Tiffany is the first “famous” brands to take this path, and they are undoubtedly hoping...more
As some of you may know, I commonly write posts on “personal branding” involving sports figures and other celebrities. Well, last week, a Seventh Circuit decision came down involving perhaps the most significant personal...more
Some of you may be familiar with my various blog posts relating to personal branding. (See below.) This past month, I became aware of what I believe to be a very first in the realm of personal branding: selling stock...more
As I was perusing Facebook the other day, I stumbled upon the following picture posted by a friend.
For reasons unknown to me, I inserted the letter “r” into “bands” while reading this shirt, and I thought to myself,...more
As some of you may know, the most recent installment of the Call of Duty franchise is set to hit stores later this fall–November 5 to be exact....more
For those of you that came looking for pictures of Kim without face paste, this isn’t your post. (Try this one. Yikes.) But if you’re interested in trademarks and the cult of personality, read on....more