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In partnership with Arbitron, Six Flags reinvigorated its marketing mix models (MMM) by using more granular PPM radio rating data. These new models led to the record success of its Fright Fest Campaign in 2012.
How important is it to measure multiplatform usage by consumers? Evidence provided to me in my interview with Gian Fulgoni, Chairman at comScore suggests that TV is now the 720 pound gorilla—still the biggest and hairiest beast, but maybe not quite as large relative to the other creatures in the jungle as it once was.
MRWeb reported today about the positive news contained within the Honomichl Report about the recovery of the Global 25, and as I pointed out previously the story is mixed at best, with some true organic growth but most recovering to 2009 levels, and a few declining further. I love the work that Jack and Larry do, but I am reminded once again that this is only a snapshot of a segment of the MR space and although helpful, it is incomplete.
The full version of the 2011 Honomichl Top 50 Report was released earlier than expected last week. We had previously looked at the Top 10 about 2 weeks ago, but I think it's useful to look at the full list and contrast it with the GRIT 50 Innovative firms to understand the relationship between innovation as a driver of revenue growth.