RedShift Writers prides itself not just on providing you with incredible content and thoughts about how to craft better writing for business and personal pleasures, but also on what is to come, where resources lie in the City of Houston, and how you can get involved in the business community.
On that note, we present week two of the Shift Ahead presser from RedShift Writers. Here’s what happening with our city, our clients and our projects.
- This past weekend, writers, designers and stakeholders coordinated at the Houston Writeathon to knock several projects for the city right out of the park. From pets to craft brew to the mayor’s social media feed and business procurement improvements for the city, everyone pitched in, picked up a keyboard and helped out tremendously in making the event a huge success.Now, Open Houston has announced that the City of Houston Hackathon is back! The 2nd Annual Houston Hackathon was officially announced last week for late May. We can already here the coders in the city cracking their knuckles in anticipation for a night-long coding adventure!Check out the Meetup group.
- The Executive Entrepreneur Hour with John “JonyProfit” Whaley is launching its newest feature: a socially focused entrepreneur segment featuring Jeff Reichman of January Advisors. EE Hour is PUMPED about the segment, which will focus entirely on entrepreneurs doing interesting things to benefit good causes in the City of Houston. Tune in this Saturday at 2 – usual showtime – on 92.1 FM to hear who’s helping who and why.
- RedShift Writers client That Video Magazine has taken on its first sponsorship client, True Head Promotions. THP is known for bringing act such as Rakim, DJ Premier, Camp Lo, Digable Planets to Houston. TVM has also launched a new affiliate program that allows for affiliates to receive a 20% take from all service packages they bring to the company.
- RedShift client Capillary Technologies has been in the news lately… a TON. Have a look at the articles the customer intelligence leader is publishing in business sites all over the web, including an editorial on the power of mobile in omni-channel marketing strategies and the challenges of engagement in the context of customer-focused CRMs.