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The Inverness Courier
Grand donation boosts swimmers"Fundraising is a huge part of the club activities and we managed to raise £14,
The Inverness Courier / Posted 2 hours ago
"Fundraising is a huge part of the club activities and we managed to raise £14,000 so that our swimmers could attend the Special Olympics. "David’s donation will give a much-needed boost to our funds and enable our swimmers to attend... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Crayola Experience hosts tomorrow's fashionistasEaston. The show is a competition - clothes worn by kids are designed by kids
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 10 hours ago
Easton. The show is a competition - clothes worn by kids are designed by kids - with all the proceeds benefiting the Special Olympics. Each designer had to come up with 4 different looks, but, it is Crayola, after all, so each design had to... Read more
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Northwest Herald
High school tennis: Jacobs' Jon Betts named national coach of the year by U.S. Professional Tennis Association21-2 in the spring. Betts also conducts community tennis clinics to raise money
Northwest Herald / Posted 12 hours ago
21-2 in the spring. Betts also conducts community tennis clinics to raise money for the Muscular Dystrophy Association and Special Olympics. He also is the president of the Algonquin Community Tennis Association and the secretary of the... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Amarillo athletes headed to the Special OlympicsWhen Team Texas heads to the Special Olympics this summer, five athletes from A
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 13 hours ago
When Team Texas heads to the Special Olympics this summer, five athletes from Amarillo will be representing the Lone Star State for the first time since the 90's as they compete in either bocce or powerlifting. "It's an honor for them to get chosen... Read more
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Orillia Packet & Times
Event keeps Special Olympics torch burningAlmost 350 runners helped raise more than $25,000 for Special Olympics athletes
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted 14 hours ago
Almost 350 runners helped raise more than $25,000 for Special Olympics athletes at the inaugural Guardians of the Flame Half Marathon and 5K Race Sunday in Orillia. “With 20,000 athletes and 10,000 volunteers involved in Special Olympics here in... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
SPECIAL OLYMPICS TEXAS ANNOUNCES ROSTER FOR 2018 USA GAMES - SPECIAL OLYMPICS TEXAS ANNOUNCES ROSTER FOR 2018 USA GAMES East Texas area will be represented by Gun Barrel City athlete Brian Moore and coach William Arnold in bowling at the 2018 Spec...SPECIAL OLYMPICS TEXAS ANNOUNCES ROSTER FOR 2018 USA GAMES East Texas area wil
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 16 hours ago
SPECIAL OLYMPICS TEXAS ANNOUNCES ROSTER FOR 2018 USA GAMES East Texas area will be represented by Gun Barrel City athlete Brian Moore and coach William Arnold in bowling at the 2018 Special Olympics USA Games in Seattle; Two local athletes selected... Read more
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Lacombe Globe
Cops, Pops and PizzaOn October 14th, the Lacombe Boston Pizza hosted " " which is a fundraiser for
Lacombe Globe / Posted 17 hours ago
On October 14th, the Lacombe Boston Pizza hosted " " which is a fundraiser for the Lacombe Special Olympics. Special Olympics and the Law Enforcement Torch Run once again joined forces to raise money to help support different... Read more
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Aldergrove Star
Langley Special Olympics bottle drive a successOn Saturday, Oct. 14 the rain held off long enough so the athletes, coaches, an
Aldergrove Star / Posted 17 hours ago
On Saturday, Oct. 14 the rain held off long enough so the athletes, coaches, and volunteers of Special Olympics B.C. Langley could do their annual bottle drive. The money raised from the bottle drive will go towards tournaments, equipment, the... Read more
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Langley Times
Langley Special Olympics bottle drive a successOn Saturday, Oct. 14 the rain held off long enough so the athletes, coaches, an
Langley Times / Posted 17 hours ago
On Saturday, Oct. 14 the rain held off long enough so the athletes, coaches, and volunteers of Special Olympics B.C. Langley could do their annual bottle drive. The money raised from the bottle drive will go towards tournaments, equipment, the... Read more
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Reality TV World
Victoria Arlen -- 8 things to know about the 'Dancing with the Stars' celebritya TV personality, Victoria has reported for numerous sports programs -- includi
Reality TV World / Posted 18 hours ago
a TV personality, Victoria has reported for numerous sports programs -- including X-Games, Invictus Games, The ESPY Awards, Special Olympics World Games and SportsCenter. - Victoria is a motivational speaker who lives by the motto: "Face it.... Read more
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New Kerala
Delhi Dynamos FC, Special Olympics Bharat join hands for unique football collaboration - newkerala news #280976New Delhi , Oct 16 : Indian Super League (ISL) club Delhi Dynamos FC and Specia
New Kerala / Posted 18 hours ago
New Delhi , Oct 16 : Indian Super League (ISL) club Delhi Dynamos FC and Special Olympics Bharat have collaborated for a noble cause of promoting the initiative of inclusiveness in sports via football. Global chairman of Special Olympics, Dr. Tim... Read more
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The Madison County Journal
School superintendent to retirehave been sent to college and industry representatives for the college and care
The Madison County Journal / Posted 19 hours ago
have been sent to college and industry representatives for the college and career fair to be held Nov. 8 at the college and career academy. He also announced that the Special Olympics will be held Friday, Nov. 3, at the high school tra... Read more
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Reality TV World
Victoria Arlen -- 8 things to know about the 'Dancing with the Stars' contestanta TV personality, Victoria has reported for numerous sports programs -- includi
Reality TV World / Posted 19 hours ago
a TV personality, Victoria has reported for numerous sports programs -- including X-Games, Invictus Games, The ESPY Awards, Special Olympics World Games and SportsCenter. - Victoria is a motivational speaker who lives by the motto: "Face it.... Read more
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Gulf News
Nahyan attends Special Olympics MoU signingattended the official signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between th
Gulf News / Posted 20 hours ago
attended the official signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between the two local organising committees for Special Olympics World Games Abu Dhabi 2019 and Special Olympics World Winter Games Austria 2017 yesterday.The event was held... Read more
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WHO-TV 13 Des Moines
Iowans Take Plunge to Help Special Olympics AthletesLincoln Savings Bank presented a check to Special Olympics Iowa at this year's
WHO-TV 13 Des Moines / Posted yesterday
Lincoln Savings Bank presented a check to Special Olympics Iowa at this year's Polar Plunge event. (WHO-HD) Lincoln Savings Bank presented a check to Special Olympics Iowa at this year's Polar Plunge event. (WHO-HD) WEST DES MOINES, Iowa — Although... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Athletes of all ages partake in Special Olympics gamesWhether it was their first year or 40th, Special Olympics athletes participatin
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
Whether it was their first year or 40th, Special Olympics athletes participating in Saturday's games said they enjoyed the chance to compete and play as a team. Special Olympics Missouri Outdoor Games welcomed hundreds of athletes to Jefferson City... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Weekly calendar2, Oct. 15, 2017Ave., Mesa County Sheriff’s deputies and law enforcement officers from around M
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
Ave., Mesa County Sheriff’s deputies and law enforcement officers from around Mesa County will serve and collect tips for Special Olympics Colorado, 242-4101. Drive-through flu shot clinic for veterans, 10 a.m.–1 p.m., Grand Junction VA Medical... Read more
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Creston Valley Advance
October is Community Living Month in Crestonhave many opportunities to be included, supported and respected. They have oppo
Creston Valley Advance / Posted 2 days ago
have many opportunities to be included, supported and respected. They have opportunities for active sports through Creston Special Olympics and participation in many activities at the Community Complex. Kootenay Employment Services is dedicated to... Read more
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Austin Daily Herald
Special Olympics coaches being sought to help other succeedCoaches are role models and character builders. Coaches give Special Olympics a
Austin Daily Herald / Posted 2 days ago
Coaches are role models and character builders. Coaches give Special Olympics athletes the most immediate awareness of their own worth, ability, courage and capacity to grow and improve. Mower County Special Olympics is currently looking for coaches... Read more
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BC Local News
October is Community Living Month in Crestonhave many opportunities to be included, supported and respected. They have oppo
BC Local News / Posted 2 days ago
have many opportunities to be included, supported and respected. They have opportunities for active sports through Creston Special Olympics and participation in many activities at the Community Complex. Kootenay Employment Services is dedicated to... Read more
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TribLIVE
Meis sisters help Baldwin volleyball to top of section standingsquickness. Some teams play their libero out of left back.” Mackenzie has a 4.0
TribLIVE / Posted 3 days ago
quickness. Some teams play their libero out of left back.” Mackenzie has a 4.0 GPA and is a member of the Spanish Club, Special Olympics program and Math League. She leads the team in service aces. “My role as the libero is to be in charge and... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Shred & Electronics Recycling Day to Support Nevada Special OlympicsA community shredding and electronics recycling day will be held to fundraise f
KTVN Reno / Posted 3 days ago
A community shredding and electronics recycling day will be held to fundraise for the Special Olympics of Nevada Saturday, October 14, from 9am to noon. They suggest a donation of $5 per standard file storage box or electronic device. There is a max... Read more
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Kane County Chronicle
The Week in Pictures for Oct. 6-12Chavez hugs his dad, Juan, after a surprise announcement at the school that he
Kane County Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
Chavez hugs his dad, Juan, after a surprise announcement at the school that he will compete as part of Team Illinois in the Special Olympics USA Games in Seattle next summer. St. Charles East players lift quarterback B.J. Crossen following a... Read more
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TribLIVE
Baldwin volleyball’s Dig Pink fundraiser a rousing successwho used to play soccer and basketball, has a 4.0 GPA. She is a member of the N
TribLIVE / Posted 3 days ago
who used to play soccer and basketball, has a 4.0 GPA. She is a member of the National Honor Society, Bridge Builders, Special Olympics program, Math League and da Vincian Society. Zandier designed the T-shirts that were sold at the Dig Pink... Read more
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KOMU Columbia
Blair Oaks hosts Special Olympics bocce tournamentJEFFERSON CITY - Athletes from across Missouri are in Jefferson City to compete
KOMU Columbia / Posted 3 days ago
JEFFERSON CITY - Athletes from across Missouri are in Jefferson City to compete in the Missouri Special Olympics state outdoor games this weekend. According to Missouri Special Olympics, more than 1,000 athletes, coaches and unified partners are... Read more
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KOMU Columbia
Jefferson City hosts Missouri's Special OlympicsJEFFERSON CITY - Missouri’s 2017 Outdoor Special Olympics take place Friday thr
KOMU Columbia / Posted 4 days ago
JEFFERSON CITY - Missouri’s 2017 Outdoor Special Olympics take place Friday through Sunday in Jefferson City. The weekend’s state games kick off Friday morning with bocce ball at Blair Oaks High School. “We have about 1,100 athletes, coaches and... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Big man surprise, Andre Drummond drops into Special Olympic practiceMICH. - It was a surprise drop-in visit by number 0 for the Detroit Pistons And
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 4 days ago
MICH. - It was a surprise drop-in visit by number 0 for the Detroit Pistons Andre Drummond. The star center surprised a Special Olympics Michigan basketball team at practice. Practice was happening as usual for the Kennedy Panthers basketball... Read more
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New Kerala
Goodyear Blimp Wingfoot Two Goes West - newkerala news #280070coverage include the 1982 Olympics, 1999 FIFA Women's World Cup, multiple Acade
New Kerala / Posted 4 days ago
coverage include the 1982 Olympics, 1999 FIFA Women's World Cup, multiple Academy Awards red carpet arrivals and the 2015 Special Olympics. In 2018, the company will celebrate the 50th anniversary of its Carson blimp base, which opened in... Read more
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The Star
Fall rodeo to benefit special needs familiesGates said. "Instead of having an event just to have fun we needed to help the
The Star / Posted 4 days ago
Gates said. "Instead of having an event just to have fun we needed to help the community." Gates reached out to Special Olympics and other groups to invite people to the free round-up, to be held at the church from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. on... Read more
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Post Magazine
Deb Oh joins Nylon as senior producerShe comes to Nylon from Y&R, where she spent two years working as a music produ
Post Magazine / Posted 5 days ago
She comes to Nylon from Y&R, where she spent two years working as a music producer for clients that include Dell, Xerox, Special Olympics, Activia and Optum. A lifelong musician, Oh grew up learning classical piano and singing at a very early... Read more
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Santa Maria Sun
Special Olympians to compete in divisional games in Santa MariaOlympians to compete in divisional games in Santa MariaAthletes from Kern to LA
Santa Maria Sun / Posted 5 days ago
Olympians to compete in divisional games in Santa MariaAthletes from Kern to LA will convene in Santa Maria for SoCal Special Olympics divisional gamesBy PETER JOHNSON Kristy Soriano, 39, was 9 years old when she first enrolled in a Special... Read more
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New Kerala
Ministry of Women and Child Development celebrates International Day of the Girl Child - newkerala news #279854Indian Women's cricket team captain Mitali Raj, former captain Indian women's N
New Kerala / Posted 5 days ago
Indian Women's cricket team captain Mitali Raj, former captain Indian women's National Basketball Team, Raspreet Sidhu, Special Olympics athlete, Ragini Sharma, Karate champion, Mana Mandlekar and International para swimmer and BBBP Champion... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Special Olympics partners with MSU for championship gameMidwestern State University students and athletes from the Special Olympics of
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 5 days ago
Midwestern State University students and athletes from the Special Olympics of Texas teamed up Wednesday for a championship game. Over the past month, the athletes have worked together to promote inclusion and acceptance playing soccer in the... Read more
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11 News Houston
Athlete offers special gift to injured J.J. WattTwenty-eight-year-old Derek Schottle goes by "Tank." He pours his heart into ev
11 News Houston / Posted 5 days ago
Twenty-eight-year-old Derek Schottle goes by "Tank." He pours his heart into every sport he can, and he has 16 years of Special Olympics competition under his belt. "Anything is possible as long as you believe you can do it," Schottle said. It's a... Read more
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Gulf News
Special Olympics to be held across 7 venues in Abu Dhabirun’ for 2019 Games N. D. Prashant, Staff Reporter Abu Dhabi: Seven venues ha
Gulf News / Posted 5 days ago
run’ for 2019 Games N. D. Prashant, Staff Reporter Abu Dhabi: Seven venues have been shortlisted across Abu Dhabi for the Special Olympics World Summer Games, to be held from March 14 to 21, 2019.Yas Marina Circuit will host cycling, long distance... Read more
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The Newton Kansan
Knights of Columbus to host Tootsie Roll drivedisabilities. The organizations that will receive Tootsie Roll funds include th
The Newton Kansan / Posted 5 days ago
disabilities. The organizations that will receive Tootsie Roll funds include the "Wildcats," a Harvey/Marion County Special Olympics group; Trinity Heights Respite Care; the "Circle of Friends," a Harvey County Special Education group; and... Read more
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Forest Lake Times
Forest Lake Times |from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Oct. 26. Police officers will serve food and bus tables.
Forest Lake Times / Posted 5 days ago
from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Oct. 26. Police officers will serve food and bus tables. All tips given will go toward funding for Special Olympics. LINWOODSchool forest fundraiser Linwood Elementary School is selling Metro Dining Cards for $25 that... Read more
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MLive.com
Teen yearns for adoption after watching siblings find new familiesat Dave and Busters -- where she celebrated her 15th birthday -- and crocheted
MLive.com / Posted 6 days ago
at Dave and Busters -- where she celebrated her 15th birthday -- and crocheted a scarf. She shows off medals won playing Special Olympics softball and soccer. Basketball, she said, is the sport she wants to play next. Dayjah has dreams that... Read more
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Grande Prairie Daily Herald-Tribune
Locals named to 2018 Special Olympics Alberta teamSpecial Olympics Alberta has announced the 135 athletes who will represent the
Grande Prairie Daily Herald-Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
Special Olympics Alberta has announced the 135 athletes who will represent the province at the 2018 championships. The championships, featuring sports like soccer, powerlifting, basketball and softball are in Antigonish, N.S., from July 31 to Aug.... Read more
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Dover Post
Inaugural Delaware Memorial Bridge Run raises $34K for Special OlympicsMore than 225 runners participated in the inaugural Delaware Memorial Bridge Ru
Dover Post / Posted 6 days ago
More than 225 runners participated in the inaugural Delaware Memorial Bridge Run to Acceptance for Special Olympics on Oct. 1. The 5K race from New Jersey to Delaware took place across the northbound span of the bridge and is the first public event... Read more
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Nanaimo News Bulletin
Nanaimo man to receive Loyal Order of Moose’s highest degreehelping local children. “Working to donate money has been the biggest one … On
Nanaimo News Bulletin / Posted 6 days ago
helping local children. “Working to donate money has been the biggest one … One of the Moose International’s projects is Special Olympics, and I was treasurer of them for three years here locally and I’ve been on trips with them, I have done... Read more
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Smyrna Clayton Sun Times
Inaugural Delaware Memorial Bridge Run raises $34K for Special OlympicsMore than 225 runners participated in the inaugural Delaware Memorial Bridge Ru
Smyrna Clayton Sun Times / Posted 6 days ago
More than 225 runners participated in the inaugural Delaware Memorial Bridge Run to Acceptance for Special Olympics on Oct. 1. The 5K race from New Jersey to Delaware took place across the northbound span of the bridge and is the first public event... Read more
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Orillia Packet & Times
NHL Alumni Benefit Tour in Bracebridge FridayThe 30th anniversary of the Special Olympics Law Enforcement Torch Run is set t
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted 6 days ago
The 30th anniversary of the Special Olympics Law Enforcement Torch Run is set to be celebrated this year with a star-studded series of old-timer hockey games. One of the first games is Friday in Bracebridge as the 2017 NHL Alumni Benefit Tour comes... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
Kinsmen craft show fundraiser this weekendshow is one of many fundraisers for the Kinsmen. The local club provides suppor
St. Catharines Standard / Posted 6 days ago
show is one of many fundraisers for the Kinsmen. The local club provides support to various charities including Special Olympics, Wellspring Niagara and Women’s Place of South Niagara. The Kinsmen hope to raise about $4,000 to split... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
Kinsmen craft show fundraiser this weekendshow is one of many fundraisers for the Kinsmen. The local club provides suppor
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 6 days ago
show is one of many fundraisers for the Kinsmen. The local club provides support to various charities including Special Olympics, Wellspring Niagara and Women’s Place of South Niagara. The Kinsmen hope to raise about $4,000 to split... Read more
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Welland Tribune
Kinsmen craft show fundraiser this weekendshow is one of many fundraisers for the Kinsmen. The local club provides suppor
Welland Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
show is one of many fundraisers for the Kinsmen. The local club provides support to various charities including Special Olympics, Wellspring Niagara and Women’s Place of South Niagara. The Kinsmen hope to raise about $4,000 to split... Read more
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Rapid City Journal
New Goodyear blimp on cross-country trekappearances the blimp has made over sports and entertainment events through mor
Rapid City Journal / Posted 6 days ago
appearances the blimp has made over sports and entertainment events through more than six decades of aerial coverage include the 1982 Olympics, 1999 FIFA Women's World Cup, multiple Academy Awards red carpet arrivals and the 2015 Special Ol... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
How to Maximize the Power of Video in Your Marketing Automation Effortsvalue proposition and introduce your brand as a promising partner. Educational
Stamford Advocate / Posted 7 days ago
value proposition and introduce your brand as a promising partner. Educational videos, such as this one we created for the Special Olympics, focus less on the company or product and more on the bigger picture or industry to illuminate the need that... Read more
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Connecticut Post
How to Maximize the Power of Video in Your Marketing Automation Effortsvalue proposition and introduce your brand as a promising partner. Educational
Connecticut Post / Posted 7 days ago
value proposition and introduce your brand as a promising partner. Educational videos, such as this one we created for the Special Olympics, focus less on the company or product and more on the bigger picture or industry to illuminate the need that... Read more
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Greenwich Time
How to Maximize the Power of Video in Your Marketing Automation Effortsvalue proposition and introduce your brand as a promising partner. Educational
Greenwich Time / Posted 7 days ago
value proposition and introduce your brand as a promising partner. Educational videos, such as this one we created for the Special Olympics, focus less on the company or product and more on the bigger picture or industry to illuminate the need that... Read more
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