Brands/Intangible Assets


ISO Focus: What’s in a Brand? featuring Bobby Calder • Calder Mar/Apr 2020
Forbes: The Financial Power of Brand Preference  Diorio Jan 2019
Newswire: Definition of ‘Brand’ Continues to Evolve in the Marketing Sphere  Decker-Hoppen Sep 2018
MASB: Why is Brand Missing from Boardroom Discussions?  Aug 2017
Ad Age: One Marketing Metric to Rule Them All?  Neff  Nov 2015   PDF
JBM: A Case for Brands as Assets  Sinclair & Keller May/Jun 2014

Common Language Marketing Dictionary

brand  |  brand equity  |  brand image  |  brand name  |  brand preference  |  brand purpose brand strength  |  brand value


MARKETING DICTIONARY: Local, Regional and Region Brand

When is a brand “local” versus “regional”? When is it a “region brand?” MASB Director of Communication Erich Decker-Hoppen draws on the Common Language Marketing Dictionary for the answers.


What is brand purpose and why is it a brand’s “North Star?” Indiana University Assistant Professor of Marketing Mansur Khamitov explains!

Five Compelling Reasons for Brand Preference

MASB Executive Director Frank Findley recommends the Brand Preference marketing metric for linking marketing activities to financial results – otherwise known as marketing accountability.

What Is a Brand?

Dartmouth College Marketing Professor Kevin Lane Keller explains the difference between a “brand” and a “Brand.”

What Is an Intangible Asset?

University of Georgia Marketing Professor Neil Bendle defines “intangible asset” and compares it to tangible assets.

Managing Intangible Assets for Value Creation

Dr. Jim Gregory, Senior Fellow at The Conference Board, gives his perspective on valuing brands and other assets we cannot touch.

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