Chuck Kapelke

Chuck Kapelke has more than 20 years of experience as a communications professional. His writing has appeared in publications such as Fortune, Boston Magazine, Continental Inflight, and Rolling Stone. He has also written articles and produced videos for a wide range of companies.

Recent content by this author:

  • Airlines Keep Marketing Efforts Afloat Amid Pandemic

    ANA Magazine   September 18, 2020  

    The initial shock and continuing uncertainty caused by the pandemic have led many companies in the travel sector to put the brakes on their marketing efforts. Yet evidence suggests that keeping up engagement with consumers can help lessen the impact of the blow.

  • Growing Online Giving

    The Nonprofit Journal   August 3, 2020  

    Nonprofits sometimes struggle to navigate a digital landscape that can be overwhelming in its possibilities. Here is how to overcome common challenges and take online giving to the next level.

  • A New Norm for Ad Shoots?

    ANA Magazine   July 8, 2020  

    Brands are cutting back on producing commercials as marketing budgets are curtailed and social distancing measures remain in place. The good news is that scaling back on ad shoots can have broader benefits.

  • Organizing for Success

    ANA Magazine   June 19, 2020  

    To nurture talent at every level brands need to apply an agile marketing model that holds people accountable for their work and encourages them to step out of their comfort zone.

  • Is It TikTok’s Time?

    ANA Magazine   February 28, 2020  

    While still relatively new, TikTok has generated a fair share of users — and controversy. Despite its shaky start, the popularity and levity of the site make it an increasingly alluring option for marketers.

  • Making Diversity a Priority

    The Nonprofit Journal   February 12, 2020  

    The nonprofit sector has been talking about diversity matters for years, yet little progress has been made. Learn how ALSAC, Special Olympics, and the YMCA of the USA are moving toward diversity, inclusion, and equity.

  • Marketers Embark on the Post-Optimization Era

    ANA Magazine   January 10, 2020  

    Marketers’ overreliance on data has come at the expense of cultivating long-term planning and making emotional connections with consumers. Beware the perils of programmatic advertising.

  • Marketers Raise Loyalty Programs to Brand New Levels

    ANA Magazine   October 25, 2019  

    Relevance to the consumer — rather than just random giveaways — is at the core of rewards programs for a growing number of brands and organizations.

  • Marketing’s True Colors

    ANA Magazine   September 28, 2019  

    Colors tend to come into fashion — and fall out. Marketers need to keep an eye on broader trends for insights regarding consumer preferences.

  • DTC Market Delivers New Opportunities for Traditional Brands

    ANA Magazine   September 6, 2019  

    Direct-to-consumer brands put a new and popular spin on delivering products and services — and give traditional brands a run for their money.

  • Marketing Milestones

    ANA Magazine   August 9, 2019  

    Marketers need to ensure that celebrating anniversaries and other major events aligns with the company’s overall goals and objectives.