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Regulatory Rumblings

Penned by Dan Jaffe, the ANA's group executive vice president of government relations, this blog focuses on advocacy initiatives and key legal/regulatory issues that threaten national advertisers' freedom of commercial speech.

Regulatory Rumblings

Ad Tax Issue Heats Up

1 week ago

After a period of relative calm in regard to state advertising taxes, there are now signs that these issues are heating up quickly as we enter the new year.

Regulatory Rumblings

Simultaneous Privacy Timelines Occurring in California

2 months ago

As advertisers and marketers continue to run the seemingly endless CCPA compliance race, the finish line just keeps being moved farther and farther away.

Regulatory Rumblings

California Attorney General Releases Draft Consumer Data Privacy Regulations

3 months ago

In a very important development, yesterday California Attorney General Xavier Becerra released draft regulations for the state’s new data privacy law, the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA).


Marketing Maestros

Written by our in-house citizen journalists, this varied blog draws on insights from the client-side marketing community, examines game-changing campaigns and industry research, provides actionable takeaways from ANA events, and more.

Marketing Maestros

We’re on the Brink of a Social Media Hangover: Are Brands Prepared to Be the Remedy?

by Mukta Chowdhary, 4 days ago

We’re all going through it together — a massive hangover — and it’s phones, not flasks, that are fueling these social media scaries. The Fullscreen Culture Report: Summer Edition breaks down the social media landscape and how brands can adapt.

Marketing Maestros

New ANA/Innovid Research Study on Connected TV

by Bill Duggan, 6 days ago

ANA and Innovid have recognized the rise of CTV and partnered in a new research study, “The State of Connected TV Report 2020,” which was released on January 16. Bill Duggan shares his key takeaways.

Marketing Maestros

Inside SAP’s Influencer Marketing

by Bill Duggan, 1 week ago

Ahead of her session at the 2020 ANA Media Conference, Bill Duggan sat down with Ursula Ringham, to discuss the ins and outs of building a world-class influencer marketing program.

How to Contribute

The Marketing Maestros blog currently accepts contributions from ANA community members. Submissions should focus on advice, insights, trends, and best practices for the marketing and advertising industry.

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