Advertising http://wkar.org en Advertisers bet big on Olympic Games http://wkar.org/post/advertisers-bet-big-olympic-games <p><span style="font-size:15px;font-family:Arial;color:#000000;background-color:transparent;font-weight:normal;font-style:normal;font-variant:normal;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;">While the Super Bowl is big for advertisers, the Olympics are also a coveted time for companies. <em>Current</em></span><span style="font-size:15px;font-family:Arial;color:#000000;background-color:transparent;font-weight:normal;font-style:normal;font-variant:normal;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;"><em> State’s</em> Emanuele Berry spoke with <a href="http://www.bus.umich.edu/facultybios/FacultyBio.asp?id=000119812">Rajeev Batra</a></span><span style="font-size:15px;font-family:Arial;color:#000000;background-color:transparent;font-weight:normal;font-style:normal;font-variant:normal;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;">, a professor of marketing at the <a href="http://umich.edu/">University of Michigan</a>. He is an expert in global branding and advertising and explains what it means to be an Olympic sponsor.</span> Tue, 18 Feb 2014 17:37:54 +0000 Current State 49521 at http://wkar.org Advertisers bet big on Olympic Games SportsTalk | Thu 3/28/13 http://wkar.org/post/sportstalk-thu-32813 <p>Alex joins Matt today to breakdown all of the NCAA tournament games tonight and Friday night. &nbsp;The duo breaks down every team, and discusses all of the shockers like Witchita&nbsp;State who could potentially make a Cinderella run. &nbsp;They also analyze the Miami Heat loss to Chicago, ending their impressive win steak, and cap off the show with the news of Tim McCarver.</p><p> Thu, 28 Mar 2013 18:11:25 +0000 Alex Scharg 33438 at http://wkar.org