By: Jim Flint
It starts before you know.
“Off the bat, I knew it was fair,” Luken Baker said. “There really wasn’t a doubt.”
Little did fans know that Baker’s clutch home run was launched more than a year earlier.
A simple email that stated in no True Blue TCUuncertain terms: “Thanks for your interest, but I’ve decided what I’m doing next.” At the time, 30 major league teams and countless colleges were left wondering why.
Now they know.
There was someone who shared what he shared. Not just the talent. Even though there’s plenty. Prodigious home runs and lightening bolt arms make that all too clear.
Baker and his high school friend, Durbin Feltman, each chose to play base...Read more
Posted on 8/28/2016 at 11:00:00 PM
Houston, Texas June 24, 2016 – True Blue Media announced today that Sheryl Grigsby will become General Manager of the company. Jim Flint, the Founder of True Blue Media, will retain his role as Founder and President of Local Search Group.
“One of the goals, that I’ve focused on more specifically this year, is the development of a fully integrated, modern marketing agency,” Flint wrote in correspondence to Local Search Group employees today. “I’m prepared and excited to go through another incredible growth phase with True Blue Media.”
“That’s why I’m pleased to announce that Sheryl Grigsby, President of the Houston Media Alliance and a long-time Cox Media Group employee, will bec...Read more
Posted on 8/28/2016 at 10:59:00 PM
The Roman Empire brought order to western Europe for 1,000 years. It was a good run. In the end, Vandals and Barbarians took over. No literally – the Vandals and Barbarians.
The other driver? Economics. Rome’s geographical expansion drove unreasonable expenditures for defense against developing powers at the edges of the empire.
Which brings us to today’s media environment.
We’re watching the beginning of a dramatic change with live sports programming. The initial expansion is complete and too much money is being spent on developing digital super powers at the edges of the empire.
Thanks to time shifting, binge watching, and companies like Netflix who deliver superstar programming without commercial interruptions,...Read more
Posted on 8/21/2016 at 4:32:00 PM
Working with talented associates helps you see things more clearly. I now know that Super Powers are greater than Super Heroes.
Wonder Women, Super Men – all things to everyone. They lean on their powers.
Superman could only leap “tall buildings in a single bound” – key word “single”. One thing at a time, people.
My nostalgic, new favorite Super Hero? The Wonder Twins. Powers activate! Originator of the fist bump some say.
Distilled down to a finer point, it’s really Super Powers that make Super Heroes, and that’s the transformative part of the Wonder Twins.
Do you have Super Powers? Can you morph into any form of water? Can you transform into any animal?
In today’s marketing realit...Read more
Posted on 8/21/2016 at 4:31:00 PM