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In the News – 7/18/17

Written on July 17, 2017 at 8:40 am, by

Saffire’s favorite image editor, Canva, continues to make graphic design easier! Check out Canva’s new Snapchat templates here! A new study shows that FOMO (fear of missing out) is what’s driving millennials to events! Finally, Travel Influencers still find that Youtube is the best platform to reach future vacationers.

In the News – 6/23/17

Written on June 23, 2017 at 8:00 am, by

THIS SECTION OF OUR BLOG IS DEVOTED TO INDUSTRY NEWS AND ARTICLES WE FIND INTERESTING AND RELEVANT TO OUR FRIENDS AND SAFFIRE FAMILY! How many vacation days are you taking off this summer? Did you know 42% of Americans are not taking a vacation this summer? Don’t let content marketing scare you. Here are 5 dead wrong misconceptionsContinue Reading »

In the News – 6/9/17

Written on June 8, 2017 at 12:38 pm, by

THIS SECTION OF OUR BLOG IS DEVOTED TO INDUSTRY NEWS AND ARTICLES WE FIND INTERESTING AND RELEVANT TO OUR FRIENDS AND SAFFIRE FAMILY! Been keeping up with the Visit Florida funding debate? Then check out this interesting column warning Florida to not repeat Colorado’s tourism marketing mistake. Remember when your organization would get exposure onContinue Reading »

In the News – May 24, 2017

Written on May 24, 2017 at 2:47 pm, by

THIS SECTION OF OUR BLOG IS DEVOTED TO INDUSTRY NEWS AND ARTICLES WE FIND INTERESTING AND RELEVANT TO OUR FRIENDS AND SAFFIRE FAMILY! Been keeping up with the continuing Fyre Festival drama? Check out what industry insiders had to say about the failed festival here. You might double and triple check your email blast beforeContinue Reading »

Saffire Welcomes Amy Pelzl

Written on May 23, 2017 at 10:37 am, by

Austin, TX – Saffire, LLC, a fully integrated website and ticketing provider to over 330 clients across the United States, has announced the hiring of Amy Pelzl as their Director of Ticketing Partnerships.  Amy is a 33-year ticketing veteran with experience in sales, marketing and operations for various markets including performing arts and venues, collegeContinue Reading »

In the News – April 13, 2017

Written on April 13, 2017 at 10:08 am, by

THIS SECTION OF OUR BLOG IS DEVOTED TO INDUSTRY NEWS AND ARTICLES WE FIND INTERESTING AND RELEVANT TOUR OUR FRIENDS AND SAFFIRE FAMILY! Check out some good news coming out of The Big Easy and read how New Orleans Tourism Finally Returns to Pre-Katrina Levels. And hey, didn’t get enough about “influencers” in our last Dirt? SeeContinue Reading »

In the News – March 2017!

Written on March 16, 2017 at 5:04 pm, by

This section of our blog is devoted to industry news and articles we find interesting and relevant tour our friends and Saffire family! For those of you ready to convene, check out these Five Trends that Will Impact Convention Centers in 2017. And hey, how are you feeling about your social networking? Here are 19Continue Reading »

2016 in Review

Written on December 20, 2016 at 11:27 am, by

     

Pokemon Go Proves to be a ‘Catch’ for Marketers

Written on August 12, 2016 at 10:14 am, by

With more than 100 million downloads and 20 million daily active users, Pokémon Go became the biggest craze of the summer. Launching all over the world, Pokémon Go creates a whole new realm of advertising which, by now, should be in your back pocket. Pokémon Go is everywhere and is used by an overwhelming numberContinue Reading »

Snapchat: Think Inside the Geofence

Written on May 13, 2016 at 12:22 pm, by

Are you still struggling on how to use Snapchat? It’s okay, it can be confusing! In fact, Snapchat has been around for over four years now and many marketers are still desperately trying to figure out how to use the platform and how to reach it’s large and growing user base. We even see SnapchatContinue Reading »