File this one under, things we've always thought, but now have proof for: Facebook friends make you want to vote.
In a study during the 2010 election cycle, researchers at Facebook and UCSD compared the voter turnout results for three groups of people, as described by the NY Times
Sam Osborne, our Director of National Sales, and I headed down to Charlotte for a week of speeches, trainings, caucuses, and yes, a few parties at the Democratic National Convention. What a week!
Hey everyone – exciting news. NGP VAN has launched a blog to keep our clients, friends, and doting grandparents informed of our goings on.
Our training with the DMO went great last week! I had the pleasure of presenting to about 35 Democratic municipal officials at the Westin Diplomat in Hollywood, Fla., this morning. We got a warm welcome from Mayor Cindy Lerner of Pinecrest (Chair of the Florida State DMO Chapter) and Mayor Buddy Dyer of Orlando (chair of Florida Mayors for Obama) – and learned that Mayor Lerner had just heard she doesn’t have a challenger in November, and effectively won re-election. Congratulations to Mayor Lerner!