It’s our 8th Birthday today!

8 years ago today I left a great job selling television advertising for ABC to start an advertising agency. It was 2008, during the Obama presidential election and start of the Great Recession. It was a big leap of faith that paid off. I’m so thankful for the great team of people I have had supporting me and cheering me …

Seattle Advertising Agency

Not everyone can afford a big ad agency. “Big” often means matching big fees and retainers for services and more often than not, if you’re a small to medium size advertiser, you’ll be passed down to junior executives cutting their teeth with your brand and your media dollars!  Thrive believes that the all advertisers deserve big attention from a professional …

Marketing Strategy: Digital Advertising via LinkedIn, Facebook, Pandora and Retargeting Coupled with Traditional Advertising

A lot of media buyers are good at helping clients buy one type of advertising. Most buyers are best at either traditional or digital (non-traditional) advertising. Many seasoned buyers are well acquainted with traditional advertising like television, radio, print, billboards, etc. Many newer media buyers (having gone into media buying with the past 5-10 years) are good at digital media …