Sinclair and Keller, Meier Honored at Summer Summit

Two awards were presented to three well-deserving individuals at MASB Summer Summit, Aug. 8-9 in Chicago. Kevin Lane Keller, Ph.D., and Roger Sinclair, Ph.D., were jointly awarded the inaugural Margaret H. Blair Award for Marketing Accountability. They co-authored two articles published in the Journal of Brand Management, A Case for Brands as Assets (2014) …

Brand Finance’s Brand Value Rankings Earn MASB Certification

The Marketing Accountability Standards Board (MASB) has announced that Brand Finance’s Brand Value Rankings have been certified through the Marketing Metric Audit Protocol (MMAP), the formal process for validating the relationship between marketing measurement and financial performance. The audit is now included in the MMAP Metric Catalog. Brand Value Rankings are a global study …

The FINANCE in MARKETING Video Library – Another Free Educational Resource from MASB

With its Common Language Marketing Dictionary (marketing-dictionary.org) continuing to grow steadily in usage, MASB, the Marketing Accountability Standards Board, is launching the FINANCE in MARKETING Video Library, with segments recorded by some of the top minds in marketing research and measurement today. MASB is developing the Finance in Marketing Course to make it easy …

Global Standards Organization Calls for Annual Brand Evaluations

The ISO (International Organization for Standardization), recognized leader in setting international industry standards, brought together standards boards from around the world to publish ISO 20671, a global standard for brand evaluation designed to grow brand-owner value. As brands are too often treated as incidental business expenses, the new standard calls for brands to be …

Nominations Open for Inaugural Blair Award for Marketing Accountability

Marketing drives financial value for enterprises and marketing accountability empowers marketing executives in the boardroom by demonstrating that value. The marketing accountability movement is gaining momentum, driven by the efforts of MASB, the Marketing Accountability Standards Board, and accountable marketers around the world who understand that linking marketing actions to financial performance leads to …