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Meet Vela’s Carly Lawson

The term “graphic designer” doesn’t cover everything Carly Lawson can do. So we made her Vela’s senior creative designer instead. Q: What do you do at Vela? A little bit of everything! Graphic design, video editing, website creation, motion graphics, planning and...

The Journey Worth Taking

Learn how to define your customer journey and make it a worthwhile one. A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step. – Lao Tzu Sounds long. And maybe hard. And that may be what you’re thinking whenever someone mentions customer journey mapping. We hear it...

Run with Us at the PTI Run on the Runway

Vela is proud to be a bronze sponsor of this year’s Run on the Runway.     Ever wanted to run on a runway? Here’s your chance. And if you are one of the first two people to email Christina Hussey and request a coupon code, you can take part in the PTI Run on...

Get to Know Vela’s Ginger Gallagher

An interview with Ginger Gallagher, Vela’s president   Ginger Gallagher’s official title at Vela is president, but she’s not your stereotypical leader in a dark gray suit. Warm, welcoming and wise, Ginger is quick to pitch in on projects in and out of the office....

The Super Big Bowl of Advertising

The best Super Bowl commercials in 2019, according to Vela intern Daisha A. Bunn.   Bacon wrapped jalapeño peppers? Check. Friends and family? Check. Bedtime? Ruined. Is it just me or has the Super Bowl become an event comparative to a national holiday? The...

Get to Know Vela’s Kevin O’Neill

An Interview with Kevin O'Neill, VP of Digital Media & Web Solutions Even if you frequent the Vela office, you’ve probably never met Kevin O’Neill. Kevin is Vela’s vice president for digital media and web solutions. While he’s rarely in our office, he’s almost...

Will Chatbots Replace Email Marketing?

Chatbots are on the rise. How can you leverage them in your own digital strategies before they take over completely?   Despite a rapidly churning technological landscape, email marketing remains one of the most successful and cost-effective forms of advertising....

Meet Vela’s Fareena Bacchus

An interview with Fareena Bacchus, Vela account manager We’ve known Fareena Bacchus for a long time – she was a Vela intern several years ago and did a fantastic job. So when she moved back to town earlier this year, we were thrilled that she agreed to rejoin our team...