Brand Democracy
Graham Brown
mobileYouth
This isn’t about choices in media
…but choices in mindset
#50
Graham Brown
mobileYouth
How to download the slides…
www.MobileYouthReport.com/101
Graham Brown
mobileYouth
New media isn’t a solution but a promise
- a promise that you’ll help them connect better
- a promise that you’ll help the...
me me me me me me me me me me me me me me
me me me me me me me me me me me me me me
me me me me me me me me me me me me me...
Brand Management vs Brand Democracy
Brand Management Brand Democracy
Our role Manage and protect brand Custodians of brand...
The whole brand
management model is
based on a simple
premise – what the
agency says is more
important than what the
custo...
The creative agencies of today
are the monastic scriptoriums of yesteryear
profitable until the printing press
democratize...
The story of
technology is
the story of
disruption
Technologies that
shift the control of
resource from one
group to anoth...
Mobile democratized the storytelling
This generation doesn’t need advertising’s
social currency anymore
#56
Graham Brown
m...
We need to move from
viewing youth as destinations for
…to partners in its production
#57
our marketing messages
Graham Br...
The whole marketing model has shifted in one generation
- from the “big idea” to the “small whatever”
Now youth aren’t pay...
Most brand managers remember ads from their childhood
We remember how they made an impression
We remember how they made us...
We need to
question the validity
of a model that
requires customers
to “pay” attention to
our messages
#59
Graham Brown
mo...
Think about that for a minute…
The model only works if the customer pays to
listen to the message
Graham Brown
mobileYouth
I want to tell
my story
Everyone has a voice
#60
Graham Brown
mobileYouth
When you look at this picture chances are
you try to find the face most similar to yours
This is how we view marketing
We ...
Every customer
asks this of your
marketing
“Where am I in
this story?”
#62
Graham Brown
mobileYouth
Is new media a
new way for you
to tell the brand
story or a new
way for your
customers to tell
theirs?
#63
Graham Brown
mo...
are we selling to them or finding new ways
to help them connect with each other?
#64
Graham Brown
mobileYouth
Soda? or a way for youth to tell their story?
#65
Graham Brown
mobileYouth
Car? or a way for youth to tell their story?
Graham Brown
mobileYouth
Shoes?
Or a way for
youth to tell
their story?
Graham Brown
mobileYouth
T-Shirts?
Or a way for
youth to tell
their story?
Graham Brown
mobileYouth
20081988
We can no longer order youth to
pay attention to our messages
#66
Graham Brown
mobileYouth
Brand leadership means letting go…#67
Graham Brown
mobileYouth
Just like advertising, it’s one
big fraud to rob clients of
money
Youth don’t want to be your
friend or hang out on your
F...
Are you marketing to…
…or are you marketing with?
#69
Graham Brown
mobileYouth
Graham Brown
mobileYouth
Since 2001, mobileYouth
has been helping
companies build bridges
with the youth market.
Graham is...
How to download the slides…
www.MobileYouthReport.com/101
Graham Brown
mobileYouth
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Brand Democracy focuses on involving youth in the product development and marketing process. Is it brand management or brand democracy?
- part of the 101 series http://www.mobileyouthreport.com/101

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(Graham Brown mobileYouth) #Trends: Brand Democracy

  1. 1. Brand Democracy Graham Brown mobileYouth
  2. 2. This isn’t about choices in media …but choices in mindset #50 Graham Brown mobileYouth
  3. 3. How to download the slides… www.MobileYouthReport.com/101 Graham Brown mobileYouth
  4. 4. New media isn’t a solution but a promise - a promise that you’ll help them connect better - a promise that you’ll help them tell their story breaking the promise by drowning out the conversation with a brand monologue leads only to disappointment #51 Graham Brown mobileYouth
  5. 5. me me me me me me me me me me me me me me me me me me me me me me me me me me me me me me me me me me me me me me me me me me me me me me me me me me me me me me me me me me me me me me me me me me me me me me me me me me me me you me me me me me me me me me me me me me me me me me me me me me me me me me me me me me me me me me me me me me me me me me me me me me me me me me me me me me me me me me me me me me me simply put… the difference and Brand Democracy Brand Management between #52 Graham Brown mobileYouth
  6. 6. Brand Management vs Brand Democracy Brand Management Brand Democracy Our role Manage and protect brand Custodians of brand Tools Advertising, new media Permission Assets Win youth attention Buy it Earn it Tactics Mass marketing Fanspotting Metaphor Getting elected Nurturing love Planning Spend budget Invest budget Innovation Product development Youthsourcing Narrative Tell the brand story Help youth tell their story View customers as Destinations Partners Point of sale Marketing ends here Marketing starts here Brand measure Reach Influence Insights Focus groups The field Graham Brown mobileYouth
  7. 7. The whole brand management model is based on a simple premise – what the agency says is more important than what the customer says Now every customer is their own advertising agency Technology has democratized the marketing model #53 Graham Brown mobileYouth
  8. 8. The creative agencies of today are the monastic scriptoriums of yesteryear profitable until the printing press democratized storytelling #54 Graham Brown mobileYouth
  9. 9. The story of technology is the story of disruption Technologies that shift the control of resource from one group to another disrupt industries When the resource is information, technology disrupts society #55 Graham Brown mobileYouth
  10. 10. Mobile democratized the storytelling This generation doesn’t need advertising’s social currency anymore #56 Graham Brown mobileYouth
  11. 11. We need to move from viewing youth as destinations for …to partners in its production #57 our marketing messages Graham Brown mobileYouth
  12. 12. The whole marketing model has shifted in one generation - from the “big idea” to the “small whatever” Now youth aren’t paying attention to advertisers they are listening to each other and agencies are having a hard time accommodating this fact into the whole idea of “brand management” #58 Graham Brown mobileYouth
  13. 13. Most brand managers remember ads from their childhood We remember how they made an impression We remember how they made us feel But this is now history and we need to let it go Graham Brown mobileYouth
  14. 14. We need to question the validity of a model that requires customers to “pay” attention to our messages #59 Graham Brown mobileYouth
  15. 15. Think about that for a minute… The model only works if the customer pays to listen to the message Graham Brown mobileYouth
  16. 16. I want to tell my story Everyone has a voice #60 Graham Brown mobileYouth
  17. 17. When you look at this picture chances are you try to find the face most similar to yours This is how we view marketing We try to find meaning in the story through connection #61 Graham Brown mobileYouth
  18. 18. Every customer asks this of your marketing “Where am I in this story?” #62 Graham Brown mobileYouth
  19. 19. Is new media a new way for you to tell the brand story or a new way for your customers to tell theirs? #63 Graham Brown mobileYouth
  20. 20. are we selling to them or finding new ways to help them connect with each other? #64 Graham Brown mobileYouth
  21. 21. Soda? or a way for youth to tell their story? #65 Graham Brown mobileYouth
  22. 22. Car? or a way for youth to tell their story? Graham Brown mobileYouth
  23. 23. Shoes? Or a way for youth to tell their story? Graham Brown mobileYouth
  24. 24. T-Shirts? Or a way for youth to tell their story? Graham Brown mobileYouth
  25. 25. 20081988 We can no longer order youth to pay attention to our messages #66 Graham Brown mobileYouth
  26. 26. Brand leadership means letting go…#67 Graham Brown mobileYouth
  27. 27. Just like advertising, it’s one big fraud to rob clients of money Youth don’t want to be your friend or hang out on your FB page. They want to friend each other and you’re either helping them do that or interrupting them with your monologue Agencies are leading brands up a blind alley by trying to sell them on the idea that youth want to interact with brands on Facebook #68 Graham Brown mobileYouth
  28. 28. Are you marketing to… …or are you marketing with? #69 Graham Brown mobileYouth
  29. 29. Graham Brown mobileYouth Since 2001, mobileYouth has been helping companies build bridges with the youth market. Graham is a regular industry commentator on youth media and marketing and has appeared on CNN, CNBC and in the FT, WSJ and Sunday Times Graham Brown mobileYouth
  30. 30. How to download the slides… www.MobileYouthReport.com/101 Graham Brown mobileYouth

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