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Wednesday
Jan302013

My First: Marketing Award Win

 

Tarley Jordan (centre) receives the Mercedes-Benz Asia/Pacific 2010 Star Award for Marketing Excellence from Managing Director Horst von Sanden (left) and General Manager of Marketing, Gavin Allen (right).

Want to know the best thing about my first marketing award win?

It’s not the trophy, although I do admire the design with the Mercedes-Benz star elegantly sitting in the mould, front and centre.  It’s not the trip I won to Hawaii, although drinking Mai Tai’s on the beach at sunset with my best friend was a pretty awesome way to celebrate. It’s not even getting up on stage at the awards ceremony, although that was surreal.

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Thursday
Apr192012

Saying goodbye...and brand stories.

Since my last post I have quit my fantastic job at Morrisons, packed up my life into teeny tiny little boxes and it has become common knowledge that I am moving to the Big Apple.

 

Today happens to be my last day in the office, so I am saying goodbye to all of my co-workers, business contacts, and my beloved smart. I've been driving this little cutie for over 2 years, and I didn't realise how attached I was to it, until today I had to say goodbye. It has always interested me the relationship people develop with their cars. For a lot of people, a car is not just a mode of transport.

I have seen this especially highlighted during my time at Morrisons and working on the Mercedes-Benz brand where customers have been dreaming about the moment they can own their very own Mercedes for a long time. In some cases, since they were a child.

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