Spring Cleaning Your Marketing Strategy: 2018 Edition

Spring Cleaning Your Marketing Strategy: 2018 Edition

  Spring is infamously known as a time for cleaning things out and refocusing on what matters the most. In his bestselling book, Essentialism, author Greg McKeown, advocates for distinguishing “the trivial many from the vital few.” We recommend doing this with more than just your closet, so we’ve compiled a little guide for spring… Read more »

International Women’s Day: In the Words of the R&A Ladies

International Women's Day - The R&A Ladies - reedandassociatesmarketing.com

  Being a female-owned and predominantly female-employed agency, we asked all the R&A ladies what being a woman in business means to them. In addition to the titles they carry at R&A, we’re all some combination of wife, mother, daughter, sister, and friend. Around the office, we have the words, “Do what you love, love… Read more »

Business Spotlight: 80/20 Burger Bar

Business Spotlight: 80/20 Burger Bar - reedandassociatesmarketing.com

The current buzz has a lot to do with non-GMO, farm-to-table or no fructose corn syrup products. Sustainable food is in high-demand from consumers and businesses are stepping up to deliver. Locally, there’s one restaurant that stands out for their commitment to sustainable living, 80/20 Burger Bar in Norfolk. Starting from the smallest ingredients, they’ve… Read more »

Looking Back at Giving Back: 2017

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We are reflecting on another exciting year of charitable endeavors with both established and new partners including: St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, The King’s Daughters, Crush Cancer,  and The Foodbank of Southeastern Virginia to name a few. Check out this infographic snapshot on how we gave back to our community last year!  

Business Spotlight Stephanie Jones Fine Art

Business Spotlight: Stephie Jones Art

When you look up the word ‘funny’ in the dictionary, a photo of Stephanie Jones should be next to it. We’re not kidding; our stomachs ached after leaving her studio. But aside from being incredibly witty, Stephanie, from Stephie Jones Fine Art & Prints, is more notably an extremely accomplished painter. Originally starting in marketing… Read more »

Reed & Associates Marketing Announces Hiring of New Director of Operations

National advertising agency, Reed & Associates Marketing (R&A) announced today the recent hiring of Alison Johnson as the Director of Operations for the company. Johnson has a long history with media companies in the Hampton Roads area, having worked at Pilot Media for more than a decade. At The Virginian-Pilot and Pilot Media, Johnson grew… Read more »

Business Spotlight: Addison Weeks

Creativity is not only her passion but a way of life. From graphic designer to jewelry and hardware designer, Lee Addison Lesley, of Addison Weeks, draws inspiration from her oceanside location to channel her creative juices into spectacular products. You wouldn’t know it now, but the inception of Addison Weeks wasn’t something its owners set… Read more »

Reed & Associates Marketing Owner Joins Old Dominion University’s Board of Directors, Education Foundation

Reed & Associates Marketing (R&A) is proud to announce that Ashley Knepper, president and owner of the agency, was selected as a member of Old Dominion University’s (ODU) Educational Foundation Board of Trustees. The appointment was announced earlier this summer and will be a two-year term. The Educational Foundation was formed in 1955 to receive,… Read more »

Norfolk-based marketing agency’s fundraising reaches new heights

They say it takes a village to raise a child. That’s never truer than for families raising a sick one. At least, that’s the mentality of Reed & Associates Marketing (R&A), Norfolk-based national marketing agency, when it comes to fundraising for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital® in its annual Walk/Run to End Childhood Cancer. From… Read more »