Category: Media and Marketing

Collie Turner believes in the power of gardening as a therapeutic outlet for veterans, particularly those suffering from PTSD. So when she approached the team at Tapp Network for help marketing her nonprofit Heroic Gardens, they agreed. But first, they suggested she think bigger. Expanding her focus to commercial spaces, opportunities for veterans to land…

When someone thinks about crisis management for their company, they most likely go through a simple checklist: • Is the workspace in our company safe? • Do our products meet or exceed all quality standards? • Have we provided training to all of our staff clearly outlining our non-discrimination, no-harassment policies? • Have we put…

How to handle workplace gift giving during the holidays

By Pam George Special to Delaware Business Times After the Great Recession, many companies tightened their wallets when it came to holiday gifts and parties. But the changes weren’t just about dollars and cents. Federal regulations, ethical concerns and the value of an employees’ personal time also played a part. That’s not to say that…

Delaware’s new public-private economic development agency launched its official website this week. The Delaware Prosperity Partnership formed earlier this year to take over economic development efforts from the now-defunct Delaware Office of Economic Development. The partnership will focus largely on marketing the state and attracting large employers and promising startups. The site includes short write-ups…

Citizens for a Pro-Business Delaware, a group of former TransPerfect employees, sent a letter to Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos, urging him to consider the risk of locating a second headquarters in Delaware. The letter was sent after the resignation of Senior Vice President Xavier Fort and Vice President Matt Hauser, as well as a number of…

Christopher Wink is the co-founder and publisher of Technical.ly, a network of technology news sites that includes Technical.ly Delaware. He is also the co-organizer of Delaware Innovation Week, an event series on technology and innovation in New Castle County. We asked Wink about how the event has evolved over the last three years and how…