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Tyson’s New Logo, Incorporating the Old

Tyson Foods Inc. of Springdale has a newly hatched logo unifying “our history and our future,” the company said in a statement. read more >
Martin Thoma
Media & Marketing

Checking Out Recipes, Along With a Pan

If you had no idea that Central Arkansas Library System members can check out a fishing pole with a book on angling, or binoculars with a book on birdwatching, or seeds with a primer about gardening, or cooking supplies with recipe books, don’t feel ignorant. read more >
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Finding Some Oases Amid Ad Drought

The advertising gods giveth, and they taketh away, particularly these days. read more >
Millie Ward of Stone Ward, Mike Sells of the Sells Agency, Myron Jackson of The Design Group, Darin Gray of CJRW and Sharon Tallach Vogelpohl of Mangan Holcomb Partners/Team SI.
Business Services

Ad, PR Pros Connect While Keeping Their Distance

How some of the state's advertising, marketing and public relations businesses are keeping the messages flowing during the COVID-19 pandemic. read more >
Elizabeth Michael beat the clock to head public relations for Little Rock's recently-opened AC Hotel.
Investments / Media & Marketing / Tourism

Michael’s AC Hotel Score a Last-Minute SuccessLock Icon

Elizabeth Michael, a partner in the Bark Bar and a PR veteran in Little Rock, describes how the newly opened AC Hotel in downtown Little Rock came to be her client. read more >
Executive Director Courtney Pledger consulted with Gov. Asa Hutchinson before announcing a new name for AETN: Arkansas PBS.
Education / Government & Politics / Legal / Media & Marketing / Nonprofits

AETN, Now Arkansas PBS, Looks to Turn CornerLock Icon

While pushing its traditional TV role into the digital age, Arkansas PBS, until recently the Arkansas Educational Television Network, is also at a crossroads of identity. read more >
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Who Won in Super Ads? Loretta, and a Groundhog

The game plan was simple. Not for the Super Bowl, but for judging the ads. read more >
Martin Thoma and Elizabeth Michael, announcing their new communications firm focused on the cannabis industry, Bud.
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Need Cannabis Marketing? Perhaps This Bud’s for You

Elizabeth Michael has teamed up with Martin Thoma of Thoma Thoma to create Bud Agency, the marketing and PR firm devoted to the new medical marijuana industry. read more >
Melissa and Martin Thoma
Business Services

Thoma Thoma, Exit Marketing Merge

Exit Marketing and Thoma Thoma, both of Little Rock, have merged, the companies announced Monday. read more >
Business Services / Media & Marketing

Bad Morale in Advertising: How LR Firms Are Coping

Arkansas advertising executives generally agree morale issues in their industry are real, and several said their agencies are confronting them. read more >
Martin Thoma, principal of Thoma Thoma, shown with the brand name and logo for MONI.
Media & Marketing

What’s in a Name, MONI? Ask a Man Called Thoma

Jeff Gardner, CEO of Monitronics, needed a new name of his Dallas company that monitors more than a million home and business security systems. For branding guru Martin Thoma, it was the holy grail. read more >
Christina Littlejohn and the ASO board did their homework so the orchestra could withstand two years outside of its normal venue.
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Arkansas Symphony Orchestra Ready for Its Return to Robinson

Meticulous preparation will allow the Arkansas Symphony Orchestra to return to the Robinson Center Music Hall this fall financially secure after overcoming what could have been a steep decline in revenue because of an unavoidable venue change. read more >
Education / Media & Marketing

A New Trojan Brand Under New Leadership

In helping make a new name for the Little Rock Trojans, former University of Arkansas at Little Rock basketball coach Chris Beard made a big name for himself. read more >