There are a shocking number of retellings of the classic story Little Women, so if someone was going to create another adaptation, a fresh perspective was necessary. It needed a reason to exist. It needed its own identity. I’m thrilled that Greta Gerwig’s adaptation has both in spades.
With a combined runtime of nearly 210 hours, watching every single movie on the American Film Institute’s Top 100 list is a commitment. Each film on the list has its own merit in the cultural context in which it was created and contributes in some meaningful way to the conversations that were happening at that time, but as I watched each film, I had to ask myself: “If this film were removed from the list, would it really matter in the grand scheme of cinema history?”
Working with the Marketing team and the CEO at Subsplash, I helped develop a campaign to promote the in-app giving feature for Subsplash's SaaS platform. With a target audience of clients and end users, the goal was to promote and encourage implementation of the new app feature. I collaborated with the rest of the team to develop strategy and messaging and ultimately created content for the website, emails, paid and organic social posts, and blog posts.
SA Food Tours needed help writing copy for their Private Tours pages. I worked with the company's founder to determine keywords for optimized search results and explore the best possible messaging to attract new visitors to the site and increase bookings for private tours.
One of my clients, Trio, a Mediterranean restaurant with multiple locations, needed to push a new campaign for fast, casual, Mediterranean food. The #TexMed campaign played to the popular Tex Mex cuisine in the San Antonio area by combining Mediterranean and Tex Mex flavors. The goal was to increase dinner clientele and establish a new concept that reinforced their brand. My team achieved this through creative copy and SEO strategy on the website, email marketing, and a social media campaign.
The Merge Miniverse microsite was crucial to giving Merge's target audience access to VR and AR experiences for their new AR toy, the Merge Cube. The goal was to create a user-friendly website that encouraged app downloads from the site. The campaign included website development, copywriting and email marketing. I worked with the Marketing Director and CEO to develop strategy and messaging and to create content.
The world of craft coffee is expansive and always evolving, so as San Antonio continues to get its feet wet in the coffee landscape with new shops popping up all the time and roasters continuing to refine and expand their offerings, the city is lucky to have passionate people leading the charge and acting as pioneers and educators. Jamie Isetts is one of those people.
As a regular contributor to local news outlet, SA Current, I write about notable restaurants and night life destinations. Along with other freelancers and staff writers, I contributed my picks for the most exciting new restaurants in San Antonio.
It’s been a couple of weeks since The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced it would be adding an additional category to its award ceremony and people are still debating and rolling their eyes about the decision. So why the upheaval?
When I left San Antonio for Seattle in 2009, I kept tabs on the changing landscape of San Antonio’s food scene from afar and was delighted by new bars and restaurants that I’d get to try on my visits. Since moving back home to San Antonio in 2016, I can say with confidence that San Antonio is becoming a destination for foodies. Here are a few suggestions for food-lovers visiting the Alamo City.
If you’re looking for more guilt-free options on the SA food scene, we’ve picked some of the best places to visit and what to order from each menu. Thankfully, eating healthy at these local spots doesn’t mean sacrificing delicious flavor.
The best part about visiting, living, and/or working in the city center is the unending options of good food and drinks. The only thing better than good food and drinks is, of course, cheap food and drinks.
We’ve put together some of our favorite happy hour spots in and around downtown San Antonio. These deals are so good you might be tempted to order more than one round.
I sat down with Alex Rattray, head pub brewer at Freetail Brewing Co. in San Antonio, TX, to talk about his transition to the multi-site brewery and pub, what inspires his ideas, and what we can look forward to on the beer list at Freetail.
Since Disney has a long line of infamous female villains, we’ve rounded up a few of the scariest ones, though we don’t know how they’d do up against abuela and her chancla.
To wrap up the summer of 2018, we are reviewing Jonathan Demme's 1991 masterpiece, "The Silence Of The Lambs" starring Jodie Foster and Anthony Hopkins on the Next Best Picture podcast.