Ervin & Smith’s Heidi Mausbach Named One of Omaha’s “40 Under 40” by Midlands Business Journal

Heidi Mausbach, vice president of client services for Ervin & Smith Advertising and Public Relations has been named one of the area’s “40 under 40” by the Midlands Business Journal.

6 tips for conducting low-cost usability studies

Building a successful website is increasingly difficult as we seek to solve for our target audiences’ ever-changing goals and needs. While there are many research tools available to marketers to overcome this challenge, one that is too often overlooked is usability testing.

Top 5 free social media listening tools you can implement today

Whether you’re just getting your brand into social media or have been in it for a while, there are hundreds of tools that you can consider for social monitoring and listening.

Benefits of a minimalist digital design

Lately, there has been trending chatter on skeuomorphism (pronounced [skyoo-uh-mawrf-ism]); its definition, according to the Oxford Dictionary, is a derivative object that retains ornamental design cues to a structure that was necessary in the original. Most recently, it’s broken into the media on the design philosophy of Apple vs. Microsoft.

Tapping your agency for marketing training seminars

According to Bersin & Associates, U.S. corporations increased their employee training an average of 11.5% over the past two years, after a 21% drop in 2008 and 2009.

Nebraska, Iowa companies sprint to success – Omaha World Herald

There’s no secret to Complete Nutrition’s business plan. It’s all about practicing basic business fundamentals, said Ryan Zink, president of the Omaha-based sports nutrition company that was started in 2004. That strategy appears to be paying off. Complete Nutrition ranked…read the full article

Inc. Magazine Names Ervin & Smith One of America’s Fastest-Growing Private Companies

Ervin & Smith Advertising and Public Relations announced today that Inc. magazine has named the company to its exclusive 2012 list of the nation’s 5,000 fastest-growing private companies. The agency was among only 28 companies from Nebraska on this year’s…read the full article

Individualized training program helps define Ervin and Smith’s corporate culture

There are fun places to work, and there is Ervin & Smith Advertising and Public Relations. The Omaha company placed second among medium-sized companies in the annual Best Places to Work survey. The advertising, public relations and marketing firm prides…read the full article

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Sharon Carleton named CEO of Ervin & Smith.

Ervin & Smith announces that Sharon Carleton has been named president and CEO. Doug Smith, former CEO, is now serving as executive chairman.

Baird Holm LLP and ICAN name Ervin & Smith the Best Place to Work for the Advancement of Women

Baird Holm LLP and the Institute for Career Advancement Needs (ICAN) has named Ervin & Smith Advertising and Public Relations the Best Place to Work for the Advancement of Women. The award will be presented to Ervin & Smith at…read the full article