New York-based digital agency Ruckus includes ‘positive turbulence’ on its customers’ journey forecast. Self defined as a growth partner that cares about new customers, new revenue, efficient conversion, scalability, and meticulous execution, Ruckus cognises that this is not always a walk in the park.Read More
FIRST IN MORNING MEDIA — This ain’t your father’s High Times: Seattle socialite and business consultant JJ McKay has created a new website devoted to cannabis coverage, with a mix of lifestyle, entertainment, comedy and food & drink thrown in for good measure. The Fresh Toast has been quietly publishing in beta in recent weeks ahead of an official October 4 launch that McKay says will deliver a weed publication targeting the non-stoner set. “Everyone in the digital space is embracing stoner culture,” or coming at pot from a policy angle, McKay told Morning Media.Read More
Tell A Brand Story That Leaves Audiences Asking For More
Why are brand stories important, and what does a good one look like?
Today’s consumers know when they’re being sold to, and for the most part it’s a turnoff. Instead of being force-fed an advertisement, they want to be entertained.
Enter: brand stories.
Typically, modesty is our modus operandi here at Ruckus, but if you’ll allow us, we’d like to take a moment to quickly brag on ourselves. Recently, Ruckus was ranked highly among a nationwide evaluation of branding firms by Washington DC-based research firm, Clutch. What makes us especially proud of this award is that our position in Clutch’s research was almost entirely due to our awesome clients.Read More
Let’s say it’s January 2016, and you’re the head of marketing in the Mountain Dew division of PepsiCo. You’re making a commercial to air during the upcoming Super Bowl 50. Each 30-second spot costs $5 million. Your go-to advertising firm – the massive BBDO in NYC – comes to you with the idea of broadcasting a new mascot that’s a Frankensteinian combination of a pug’s head, a monkey’s torso, and a baby’s stubby legs, called (pause for effect) Puppy Monkey Baby. How do you respond?Read More
Are you looking to rebrand, revamp or reenergize your brand?
Then take some inspiration from these top branding projects and get a taste of what great branding looks like. From the repositioning of Vistaprint to the update of The TODAY Show logo, we are highlighting some great branding work that have won awards and driven real results for clients.
Ruckus is a full-service agency that powers game-changing companies and global influencers. Our core strategic engagements in branding, platform design, and campaigns consistently drive greater consumer action and awareness. Boasting a track record that can speak for itself, Ruckus has successfully completed hundreds of projects and been featured on prominent media outlets such as ABC, CNN, CBS, Adweek, The Wall Street Journal, and more. Whether you’re just starting out or evolving your brand, Ruckus will help you grow.
Location: New York, NY
Core Services: Ruckus is a full-service agency with core strategic engagements that are designed to deliver results, from branding that breathes life into company stories, to platform design that fosters engagement and campaigns that drive consumer action.
# of Employees: While we are looking for additional talent, our agency is currently 12 full-time employees.
# of Four-Legged Employees: Four-legged friends are always welcome when our employees feel like bringing them along, but we don’t have a resident pooch.
Company Mantra: “Whether you’re just starting out or evolving your brand, Ruckus will help you grow. Ruckus is your strategic hire for branding, platform design, campaigns, and successful growth.”
Located in the heart of New York City, Ruckus Marketing is a full-service agency dedicated to providing digital results for clients. With over ten years in the industry, Ruckus certainly has been through many phases of digital marketing. The agency takes pride in this. A slogan from the Ruckus site reads, “We’re the only 10-year-old you’d ever want working on your business”. With digital agencies popping up left and right, Ruckus is a refreshing and experienced company that’s been driving result for clients for years.
Drinks can be expensive, especially in major cities like New York. Oftentimes a single cocktail will cost $12 or more, which led Hooch to develop an app that’ll save your wallet while keeping the good times flowing.
In partnership with Mobileye, a cutting-edge technology company that develops advanced driver assistance systems (ADAS) to provide early warnings and prevent vehicle collisions, Ruckus coordinated a 4-day event space for the 2016 Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas.Read More
Launched in mid-November, just before the holiday rush, WePower Shopping is an all-new web store that organizes products based on consumer interests while guaranteeing the lowest prices online. Read More
Everyone’s favorite bite-sized treats are now easier to get your hands on than ever before. Thanks to a cutting-edge UX/UI theory designed by Ruckus, Baked by Melissa recently launched its all-new web store to much fanfare from cupcake lovers. Read More
You can buy just about anything on the Internet. Amazon has branched out from selling books to selling vacuums, shoes, TVs, bicycles, and everything in between. But perhaps more interesting is the rise of convenience products now bought online.
If you’re part of an accelerator or startup, the SEC just granted you a new way to approach funding in 2014: the right to solicit a broader range of investors.
I wouldn’t jump the gun on this opportunity too quickly, though — there’s a bit of fine print to read first. For one thing, the new, relaxed rules on “general solicitation” are subject to change.
In a global economy, no industry stands alone. Each one is tied together through a network of energies, influences and economies, no matter what or where they are. Today, even wildly different industries aren’t quite as far removed as people might think.
Ruckus is proud to announce that they were today named to the 2013 Agency 100 List, which celebrates advertising agencies that showcase “demonstrated fortitude, strong relationships, great work and strategic ideas.” Coming in at No. 18, the listing compiled by The Agency Post recognizes the Top 100 Fastest Growing Agencies in the United States.Read More
Top 10 Pitch-Worthy PR Campaigns
Sometimes the best stories are the most unusual — that’s what makes an all-out pumpkin pie media brawl, an interactive player piano and a Cheesehead bed so interesting. But the best PR practitioners don’t just need a knack for storytelling; they must have a sound strategy to deliver real business results for the clients they serve. These pitch-worthy PR campaigns are compelling stories begging to be told that also made a measurable impact…
What Catholics Can Teach You About Taking Risks
We don’t think of the Roman Catholic Church as a cutting-edge enterprise, but a recent ad campaign has put that idea in some doubt – and not the fire-and-brimstone type.Read More
How to Test the Viability of a Tech Product
The light bulb went off. You had a groundbreaking idea for a tech product; you developed a prototype and are entering the testing phase. But how do you determine if your product is truly viable in the marketplace?Read More
On the May 6, 2013 episode of the popular late night show The Colbert Report, host Stephen Colbert gave a shout-out to the Diocese of Brooklyn for their “Original Hipster” ads in his segment “Tip of the Hat, Wag of the Finger.” The ads, portraying Jesus as the original hipster, have gone viral since they first launched in Brooklyn on April 1, 2013. With coverage in The Wall Street Journal, Time, CBS, and many other national news outlets, the Diocese has earned over 1.6MM in additional media exposure.