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Howard Diamond

Senior VP Digital Strategy

Howard Diamond is the Senior Vice President of Digital Strategy at Rise Interactive. Diamond brings to Rise more than 15 years of experience in helping marketers achieve maximum results from their media and technology investments.

Prior to Rise, he worked at CoolSavings.com (now Q Interactive), providing response-driven online marketing programs to more than 120 retailers nationwide including Disney, Kmart and J. Crew. He also worked at Coe-Truman Technologies, leading the sales and marketing efforts for Catapult, a content management and publishing solution for retailers and distributors such as Ace Hardware and Calendars.com.

Diamond earned a bachelor's degree in advertising from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

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Innovation on the Rise in Chicago

We are proud and excited to say that out of an astounding 552 nominees, Rise Interactive has been selected as one of the Top 100 Finalists still in the running for the 13th annual Chicago Innovation Awards for its Interactive Investment Management (IIM) philosophy.

These awards celebrate the most...

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What Does Google’s New Mobile-Friendly Update Mean for Your SEO?

As digital marketers, we all know the importance of Google’s elusive algorithm in our SEO efforts, as well as the fact it’s constantly changing. While some of these changes are minor and don’t have a noticeable impact on digital marketing strategies, others are worth taking the time to understand...

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Healthy Ambition: Leading Change in Healthcare Marketing

Being a leader in healthcare marketing today is not for the faint of heart. It requires savvy marketing skills and sharply honed industry foresight.

Leaders have more responsibility than ever before, and success means channeling your inner tech guru, creative director, psychologist, data scientist...

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How Can Universities Get a Passing Grade on Their Marketing?

Can universities earn a passing grade?It’s no secret that college-bound high-schoolers rely on digital media to find and compare universities. For this reason, it has never been more important for colleges to establish a strong online presence with plenty of digital resources.

According to the New York Times, private colleges have had...

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Digital Media & Advanced Analytics Agency

Rise Interactive is a digital marketing agency specializing in digital media and advanced analytics.  The agency is a strategic partner helping marketing leaders allocate budgets most efficiently and create more relevant experiences for their customers.

Rise has accomplished its growth by taking a data-driven approach to marketing, maintaining a razor-sharp focus on client performance, and reinvesting the profits back into the business.  It...

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Brand Alchemy: How To Turn Negative Consumer Reviews Into Golden Opportunities

Negative consumer reviews“Earned” media such as customer reviews are potent, persuasive, and personal—70 percent of global consumers trust online reviews to provide them with useful, credible information when making purchase decisions. In fact, today’s consumers seek information from an average of 10 different sources...

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As a leading digital marketing agency, a significant portion of our time is dedicated to developing digital marketing strategies for our clients. Given that we are in the beginning months of 2015, this is a great time to revisit what it takes to develop a well thought-out strategy. 

First off, you...

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Infographic: Mom’s Make a Difference

 
 

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What You Didn’t Know About CTR

Mobile Search CTR

It’s common knowledge that where you’re positioned in the search engine has a significant impact on click-through rate (CTR). While we’ve always known that search engine rankings play a role in CTR, a recent study released by seoClarity illustrates exactly how much of an impact.

This study...

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Facebook Marketplace vs. Exchange Ads: 3 Important Differences

Facebook AdvertisingIf you are one of the thousands of marketers who utilize Facebook advertising, it may be difficult to keep up with all of the new changes Facebook has implemented this past year. Facebook currently offers two main categories of ads. The first category includes Marketplace Ads which consists of...

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