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3 weeks ago

Meet Jim Williams

This project editor’s greatest professional accomplishment? Being part of one of the first Gannett properties to offer branded content. Meet Jim Williams...

What is your role and how do you support advertising? How long have you been with Republic Media? 

I’ve been with Republic Media more than 17 years…that’s nearly a century in dog years if you’re keeping score. My role in the support of advertising? The long answer: Republic Media Content Marketing, and myself as its project editor, serve as a turnkey, multi-platform content development department within The Arizona Republic, creating credible, compelling and actionable print, digital and specific-niche client products that help drive success for our ad teams.

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4 weeks ago

2018 Phoenix Economic Forecast

Phoenix will maintain its momentum in 2018 and best the region and the nation. Employment growth has accelerated over the past six months and continues to outpace that of the region and the nation as it has for most of the decade. Healthcare, transportation, manufacturing, and business/professional services account for nearly all the hiring this year....continue reading

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one month ago

2018 Valentines Trends: Fall in love with experiential gifts

American’s love celebrating Valentine’s Day. So much that in 2017, the National Retail Federation (NRF) estimated that the holiday would generate $18.2 billion dollars. And while chocolate and flowers remain some of the most popular items purchased, consumer shopping trends have changed significantly over the past few years. 

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