Barcelona Creative Group Welcomes Video Production Executive

2019-09-17T17:14:28+00:00September 17th, 2019|Agency Life, Media and Press|

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

The One Where We Talk About Resolutions

2020-01-21T21:34:08+00:00January 24th, 2019|Agency Life, Branding, The One With...|

Did you make any resolutions for the year? It’s been reported that 65% of Americans make a New Year’s resolution[1]. 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

Make Room for 2019: Creative Ways to Get Organized

2019-01-07T17:34:28+00:00January 7th, 2019|Agency Life|

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 BCG’s Christmas Countdown! Day 5 Features Our Favorite Treats!

2018-12-21T19:33:40+00:00December 21st, 2018|Agency Life|

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

Welcome to BCG’s Christmas Countdown! Day 4: Our Favorite Traditions!

2018-12-20T16:44:52+00:00December 20th, 2018|Agency Life|

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,

Welcome to BCG’s Christmas Countdown! Day 3: Our Favorite Commercials!

2018-12-19T18:50:08+00:00December 19th, 2018|Agency Life|

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 One Where Friends Fans Unite

2018-12-19T15:24:20+00:00December 19th, 2018|Agency Life, The One With...|

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

Welcome to BCG’s Christmas Countdown! Day 2: Our Favorite Songs!

2018-12-18T17:27:12+00:00December 18th, 2018|Agency Life|

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

Welcome to BCG’s Christmas Countdown! Day 1: Our Favorite Movies!

2018-12-17T20:49:09+00:00December 17th, 2018|Agency Life|

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!"

Spice Up Your Office With These Trends in 2019

2018-12-14T19:00:34+00:00December 14th, 2018|Agency Life, Creative Process, Trends|

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

The One Where We Decide to Embrace Change

2018-10-17T15:38:28+00:00October 17th, 2018|Agency Life, The One With...|

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

Blow. It. Up! Why It’s Time to Overhaul Your Website.

2018-09-11T01:40:38+00:00September 7th, 2018|Agency Life, Branding|

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

A Look Inside The Power of Creativity

2017-06-09T16:12:53+00:00June 9th, 2017|Agency Life|

[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!

The Power of Creativity

2019-07-17T15:23:22+00:00January 25th, 2017|Advertising, Agency Life, Branding|

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