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If you’ve always been sighted, the idea of sudden blindness probably sounds like the end of a normal life. But when gunshot wounds took Ray Montgomery’s sight, he refused to let blindness limit him. Our Emmy-winning spots for Bosma Enterprises tell his story and more.
Urban renewal is more than just the construction of buildings; it’s the construction of community. On Indy’s Near Eastside, nonprofit community development organization Near East Area Renewal (NEAR) creates great places, cultivates relationships, and promotes the belief that “front porches make good neighbors.”
Polina Osherov believes in the power of Indianapolis. And with good reason. She has seen how the city empowers creative minds to realize their potential. Now she’s collaborating with Pivot’s team on an upcoming project, and she took a rare break from work this week to talk with us about her belief in Indianapolis.
The Internet exploded yesterday over Peeple, an app The Washington Post described as “Yelp for people.” This isn’t the first time a brand has provoked the fury of the Internet, so do yourself a favor and follow these common sense guidelines to avoid becoming the Internet's next brand non grata.
Fountain Square. It’s vibrant and funky. It’s full of character and characters, and if you walk through the alley that connects Woodland and Shelby, you find that “the Square” is, in fact, gritty in all the right places. It is here, in the unassuming corridors, where you find color.
After 10 years working for some of Indy’s biggest brands, Ashly Myers joins the Pivot team as our new content director. So what keeps this content director content? One simple rule.
Google and Verizon made headlines last week when they unveiled major brand facelifts, and several other tech and media giants have also updated their looks this year. We asked our team to chime in on the recent changes.
Climate change is no laughing matter, but don’t tell that to Jim Poyser. We sat down with the self-proclaimed climate change humorist to talk about the role of comedy in environmental activism.
Mild-mannered by day, our newest Pivoteers Jordan and Jane share a not-so-secret love of superhero stories. We asked them about their alter egos, then imagined a comic book version of life at Pivot.
When we hear songs from our youth, we are instantly transported to the past. The music we listened to still holds a disproportionate amount of power over our emotions, so the nostalgia is hard to fight. This week, Pivoteers share some of their favorite music from the "days of yore."