Feb 26, 2015

Basement Poetry Round Two

This is the second edition of Poems from Yesterday. Here are two more poems from the “folder found in the basement” containing a number of poems written more than 30 years ago, when I was between 15 and 25 years old. This week’s poems are accompanied by a photo taken while my wife Paula and... Read More

Feb 18, 2015

Biltmore Estate Wine Design Competition

My mom deserves all the credit on this one! She discovered the contest and begged me to enter it. Thinking it would be a waste of time due to past labels all being fine art style, I quickly dismissed the idea. However, after a week of her encouragement and the realization of an opportunity to... Read More

Feb 09, 2015

Curiosity Chief Development Officer’s Super Bowl Spot Reviews Featured in Business Courier

Every year the Business Courier asks Cincinnati’s top advertising executives to submit their picks for the Super Bowl’s best and worst TV spots. Partner and Chief Development Officer Greg Livingston’s reviews for Nissan’s “With Dad” and Nationwide’s “Make Safe Happen” were both featured. Click here to check out the reviews (see slides 5 and 6).... Read More

Feb 03, 2015

3 Content Strategy Questions to Ask Yourself

The concept of content strategy has really begun to pick up steam over the last few years. While the idea isn’t anything new, brands and agencies have a great deal more to choose from, resulting in more to consider when developing a content strategy for their business. Coming from someone on the agency side as... Read More

Jan 26, 2015

Business Courier Announces Super Bowl Premiere of Cincinnati Bell’s New Campaign for Gigalife

Congratulations, Cincinnati Bell! The Business Courier announced the launch of Bell’s new campaign for Gigalife, which will premiere February 1st during the 2015 Super Bowl. To read the article, click the following link: http://www.bizjournals.com/cincinnati/news/2015/01/26/get-an-exclusive-first-look-at-cincinnati-bell-s.html?utm_campaign=Feed%3A+bizj_cincinnati+%28Business+Courier+of+Cincinnati%29&utm_medium=feed&utm_source=feedburner... Read More

Jan 12, 2015

Pinterest: From Casual User to Loyal Advocate

I’m officially a fan of Pinterest. In 2014 it helped me successfully grow client business (woodworking and advertising) and aided me in securing a contract to publish my first article in Popular Woodworking Magazine in 2015. I’ve been integrating Pinterest into my toolkit far more than I have in the past to aid in visual... Read More

Dec 30, 2014

Curiosity Abroad

This is admittedly a very long post that I’m certain violates Brownell’s Rule of Optimal Blog Post Lengths, but indulge me for once. I’m going somewhere with this one. It’s a few days after Christmas, the presents are unwrapped, the cookies eaten, and I’m enjoying a rare moment of peace on the couch by the... Read More

Dec 15, 2014

Holiday Traditions and/or Obsessions

The holidays are always a busy time of year, and it feels like every year it gets worse. This year, I have been trying to remind myself to take a moment and embrace the season. This includes noticing Christmas lights, trying to bring a little “holiday cheer” to people, baking cookies, and most importantly–watching Christmas... Read More

Nov 21, 2014

Curiosity’s Adweek Portrait

Portrait Curiosity Advertising The 3-year-old Cincinnati shop doesn’t shy away from traditional work, even as it expands its digital disciplines. Specs Who Matt Fischer (l.), president and chief creative officer; Greg Livingston, partner and chief development officer What Full-service agency Where Cincinnati While agency startups typically showcase one or two digital specialties at their launch,... Read More

Oct 31, 2014

Cincinnati Business Talk Radio Show Interviews Curiosity CEO Matt Fischer

Cincinnati Business Talk highlights the positive side of Cincinnati area businesses. Interviewer Mike Roth talks to CEOs who have won awards, innovated with new products and services. In his interview, Matt shares his perspectives and insights on current issues in branding, advertising, marketing and websites. To listen to the interview, click the link below: http://www.blogtalkradio.com/cincy-business-talk/2014/10/24/cincinnati-business-talk-212-matt-fischer-ceo-of-curiosity-advertising... Read More