Five things to pack for festival fun …

Ah, sweet Summer, you’ve arrived! As warm weather descends upon us there’s seemingly an endless stream of outdoor festival fun including great fairs and festivals in the San Francisco Bay Area.  For those of you looking for fun things to do near our East Coast office in the Raleigh-Durham, NC area click here.

To make the most of your time outdoors make sure to pack these fun festival must haves:

Personal Fan Necklace

Personal Necklace fan.These festival fans are perfect for hands free cooling on-the-go. The fans can be carried in your purse or pocket.  3.25″ W x 20″ H

100 pieces @ $7.09 each



Ottoman CoolerOttoman_Cooler

Run out of chairs at the festival? Who needs a chair when you have the Ottoman Cooler? This 24-can capacity cooler is fully collapsible with a padded lid to sit on, a front panel door for easy access to snacks (no standing up required), cool and dry storage.

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Meet Megan Loomas!

Megan Head ShotWe’re happy to announce that Megan Loomas has joined the IPG team as a Summer Intern! Megan hails from Benicia, CA,  is in her fourth year at Sonoma State University  and is pursuing a degree in Business Administration.  We asked her a few questions so you can get to know her on a more personal level. Don’t be surprised if she calls on you in the near future!

What’s your hidden talent?
I can wiggle my left ear, but only my left.

 What did you do growing up that got you into trouble?
According to my mom, I was a little bit sassy (and apparently still am)

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Using Variable Data to Optimize Your Marketing Efforts

When people think of variable data as part of a marketing strategy, we generally relate it to contests and printed material. We think of things like a postcard received in the mail declaring “Congratulations Jane Jones, you’re the lucky winner of a trip for 2 to Cancun!”

Not just for print materials anymore, variable data, when combined with the right promotional product, can be an effective tool for optimizing your targeted marketing efforts. What exactly is Continue reading