The Honest Marketer’s Guide to CES

In my first column for Ad Age since joining Storyhunter, I wrote a post previewing what seemed to be the hot trends at CES. Of course, these CES prom kings and queens were named the ‘winners’ before the show even started. The more polished, better edited version is in Ad Age; you can read it […]

Quiz: How Well Do You Know CES Tech Flops?

With my friends at Riddle, I've got a fun CES quiz for you. I learned a few things along the way. Take the quiz and let me know how well you did.  <div style="display: none;" data-mce-style="display: none;"><section><h2>How well do you know the biggest tech flops of the past 10 years?</h2><div>Some came with massive hype, others […]

10 Years of CES

Attending CES for ten years means traveling a total of 50,000 miles (from New York), navigating about 20 million square feet of exhibit space, mingling with some subset of more than 1.5 million attendees, and creating at least 1,000 slides for recap decks. I also know that one’s status as a rookie or veteran is […]

What if CES Lacks a Big Bang?

I'm back from the Consumer Electronics Show, trying to process a work week's worth of meetings, demos, and conversations – so much that it felt like it filled at least a month. I did get some highlights shared already on Pinterest, with the help of some colleagues and friends. Far more is coming. While there, […]