Strategic Planning • Product Introduction • Pricing • Packaging • Promotion • Advertising • Distribution • Profitable Sales Strategies • Budgeting & Forecasting • Media Strategies • Broadcast Promotions • Branding • Web Strategies • Music, Film, Television & Video Producing • Marketing • Team Building Leadership

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Elliott Cunningham is a strategist with a successful track record of developing, positioning, creating and marketing a variety industries.

Top of My Mind

  • Redeeming the Creative Process SyFy
    Working in creative endeavors has always been interesting. Balancing art and commerce is a fine line, and when it applies to advertising, promotion and marketing, it can get very blurry. You can always tell the ads and creative marketing ideas that had “too many chefs.” I had an embarrassing moment Read More...
  • The Beauty of Ugly
    I just received a retail catalog in the mail. You know the kind – the one with trashy jewelry, unbecoming apparel, and nick knacks to help clutter your home in easy installment plan payments. It made me wonder who would buy this ugly stuff! And then I remembered the old adage, “beauty Read More...
  • Why Healthcare Doesn’t Need a Band-Aid
    Years ago I did a research project about primary care physicians as a gateway to tertiary care. We talked to focus groups, identified problems, and developed possible solutions. The fundamental problems were…well, everything! But the doctors didn’t really want help. They were trying to Read More...

and Much Much More…

  • Email Campaigns for Success
    and much much more
    Emails. Some businesses cringe at the thought of sending emails to their customer list. They’re afraid that their customers, like themselves, are so inundated with inbox messages that they’ll annoy the people they want to attract. But emails are an effective means of building Read more...
  • Change is Inevitable Progress is Optional
    Leadership and more
    Change is often discouraged or debated in organizations until there are no other options, and sometimes at great calamity. Tom Neff, my mentor, taught me that organizations must embrace and plan for change by choosing progress instead of letting inevitable change just happen to them. We have seen Read more...
  • Branding ~ Invest in One of Your Best Assets
    Top of Mind
    Your brand should be the focal point of your marketing effort. Many times the sales and operations efforts will swamp the branding and eventually dilute the best. Starbucks saw this first hand in its efforts to improve efficiency when it converted to automated espresso machines. While producing Read more...