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Alex Weaver
Alex WeaverSenior Account Manager

In Pursuit Of “Balance”
January 20, 2016


Check out patented secrets — ok, not really — from the Ponies about how to achieve that elusive work-life balance.

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Forget Cats: It’s All About Being A Plant Lady
November 10, 2015


Alex shares her version of pet ownership — being a plant mom.

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Dyeing Your Hands Blue To Stay Fresh
September 17, 2015


Alex took an indigo-dyeing workshop because of her interest in shibori, and left with a profound appreciation for the creative process behind it.

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Alchemy Transforms Fitness In The North Loop
April 24, 2015


Alex interviews our neighbors at Alchemy, a brand-new fitness studio, to find out how they have such good marketing.

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Pinning Down Great Content
March 13, 2015


Alex shares highlights from the recent “Home Bowl” Pinterest campaign and offers best practices for “pinning” the needle on retail programs.

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So You’re Working On A Big Game Campaign…
February 2, 2015


While many tune into the Super Bowl, few understand what launching a creative campaign entails. Alex shares some of the best questions she’s received from family and friends leading up to the Big Game.

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Artistic Expression In A Bad Movie Is Still Artistic Expression
December 19, 2014


We may never be subject to the (debatable) humor between Seth Rogen and James Franco in “The Interview,” but Sony’s decision to cut the film will certainly be felt longer than 112 minutes.

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Honest Abe x Man Bun
November 13, 2014


Our fever-dream obsession with man buns continues as Alex visualizes some new Presidential hairstyles.

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Closing The Shutter On Digital Cameras
September 16, 2014


Apple, Samsung, Google, Motorola and others may not be always be on the same playing field, but they’re equally culpable in the death of point-and-shoot cameras.

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Small Talk Can Have Big Results At Any Social Obligation
August 6, 2014


One pony’s inability to sustain small talk just became the biggest elephant in the room. And she’s going to change it.

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