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The Honor of Being Honored

Excalibur Award

I was recently honored as the 2010 Broward County Excalibur Business Leader of the Year. The other nominees and recipients represented some of the most successful leaders in the local business community…

While I was humbled and honored to receive the Excalibur Award, it also made me stop and think about how others feel about receiving awards. What does it really mean to be honored? What’s the appropriate response? How am I supposed to feel? How should I react?

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How bad do you need it?

How bad do you need it?

How bad do you need it?

Times are tough. Home prices continue to fall. Gas prices and food prices continue to climb. Unemployment just dropped to 8.8%, but it sure doesn’t feel like it’s getting any better. We keep hearing that things are looking up. If that’s true, I would hate to see what happens if things get worse again!

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Build Your Own Chair

Build Your Own Chair

I watched “The Social Network” over the weekend (again). I’m not going to get into how much of the movie is true or whether Mark Zuckerberg is really as ruthless as the movie makes him out to be. But one of Zuckerberg’s lines from the movie stuck with me:

“A guy who builds a nice chair doesn’t owe money to everyone who ever has built a chair.”

Seems obvious enough. But, as we see in the movie, it can get much more complicated.

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AME’s Declare Zimmerman Best in North America!!

AME’s Declare Zimmerman Best in North America!!

We knew from the very beginning that this was big. So it comes as no surprise that the rest of the world has now recognized it as well. Zimmerman has just been named as the recipient of a 2011 AME Platinum Trophy for last year’s Lane Bryant campaign. Zimmerman was selected as the top scoring entry in all of North America!!

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Brandweek’s No. 1 Story of 2010 – A Game Changer

Brandweek’s No. 1 Story of 2010 – A Game Changer
Zimmerman Advertising lives and breathes in the retail world of our clients. We relentlessly pursue solutions for them, 24 hours a day, seven days a week. We are never satisfied, never content to rest in our successes, but instead are always pushing forward towards the next idea.

Sometimes the ideas are small. Sometimes they’re big. And sometimes they’re game changers. Those game changers are the solutions we push for the hardest. They are the ideas that should be recognized and celebrated, both on behalf of our clients and on behalf of Zimmerman as an agency.

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