The New Jersey Chapter of the American Marketing Association is holding a brand building event on November 11th featuring Michael Smith, SVP of Marketing, Creative and Brand Strategy at Food Network. Mr. Smith is credited with successfully repositioning the Food Network brand to attract a broader audience.
Mercure Pattaya, a family hotel in Pattaya, saw a livelier atmosphere than usual during Pattaya's Oktoberfest celebrations recently. A large proportion of the guests over the Oktoberfest period were party-goers, and found Mercure Pattaya the ideal place to recover from sauerkraut filled Saturday.
As famed Hollywood director Paul Haggis renounces the Scientology organization, in part for the cult's acceptance of homophobia, and failure to distance itself from California's homophobic ballot Proposition 8, human rights activists worldwide wish to make known the "Church" of Scientology's official position on gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgendered and queer people (LGBTQ).