September, 2019 – Burr Ridge based advertising and marketing agency Barcelona Creative Group has hired Steve Grein in newly created roles of Video Production Department Manager and Business Development Director. Grein will apply his many years of experience as an Emmy Award winning Executive Producer and Project Manager to grow BCG's video production department
Did you make any resolutions for the year? It’s been reported that 65% of Americans make a New Year’s resolution. Resolving to start fresh and better yourself is great, but it seems that most of us struggle with the follow through. That same report found that 9.2% of those people who made resolutions will follow
Having trouble getting into the swing of 2019? A lack of organization might be holding you back, but decluttering can be a daunting task. We’ve come up with our favorite creative ways to help your workspace get and stay organized. Let’s dive in! Clear it out. You can’t organize your trash. Purge all unnecessary
Welcome to the BCG Countdown to Christmas. All week long we've been spreading cheer by sharing our Christmas favorites! Today is day five – the last day! Our stockings are hung, lights and hearts are aglow, and we’re ready to scarf down our favorite Christmas treats! Here are our faves: Carey Wise: Grandma’s Frosted
BCG is in the Christmas Spirit! We’re having a countdown to Christmas, and to spread the cheer we’re sharing our Christmas favorites! Today is day four, and today we’re each remembering our favorite Christmas activities. Cate Horvatic: “Over 30 years ago, my Mom created the original Elf on the Shelf. He is a small,
BCG is in the Christmas Spirit! We’re having a countdown to Christmas, and to spread the cheer we’re sharing our Christmas favorites! It’s day three and we’re taking a stroll down memory lane with our favorite holiday commercials! First up, the classic Coca-Cola “Arctic Beach Party!” In 2005 those polar bears and penguins danced
The people have spoken and, as it turns out, the whole world loves Friends as much as we do! On December 3rd Netflix added a notification to the Friends show page stating that the sitcom would only be available through 1/1/19. Within hours people LOST IT, taking to Twitter to express their grief, hurt
BCG is in the Christmas Spirit! We’re having a countdown to Christmas, and to spread the cheer we’re sharing our Christmas favorites! For Day Two, we’re singing our way into the most wonderful time of the year! Here are our Favorite Christmas Songs! Admit it: you know it’s Christmas when you hear the
BCG is in the Christmas Spirit! So this week, we’re having our own countdown to Christmas. And to spread the cheer we’re sharing our Christmas favorites! For Day One – here are our Favorite Christmas Movies! First on the list is a Chicago classic, "Home Alone!" Next up, "Christmas Vacation!"
The fads of 2018 have come and gone. As 2019 approaches we are excited about refreshed, refined office designs. Looking back at some of our favorite trends of 2018, we are making some predictions for what’s to come in the new year. Here are a few of our predictions. Group Spaces Despite the failure
I don’t know about you, but I feel as if I blinked and it’s the middle of October. As we discuss 2019 marketing plans and advertising strategies, I find myself asking, “How did we get to the end of 2018 so quickly?” However, the reality is, it’s been a busy year at Barcelona Creative
Next to social media profiles, your website will be the first thing people visit to learn more about your organization. By now we should also agree that having a powerful website is not only expected, it’s absolutely required. And today, user experience expectations go well beyond what most websites are delivering. We’re guilty of
[ecko_youtube]FgW1DKolk4U[/ecko_youtube] We hope you will enjoy this brief look at some of our recent work here at Barcelona Creative Group. For more about our Chicago marketing agency or what we're capable of, feel free to visit us or connect with us online!
A new year is underway, so we thought why not take this opportunity to renew our creative energy? Today, businesses must possess two key traits: creativity and innovation. Creativity lays the groundwork for business opportunities, and innovation puts ideas into practice. For a business to be creative, its people must first be creative. Creativity