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News Jul 2, 2013

All About Acquisitions: Keeping up with Yahoo!

Unless you’ve been living in a digital vacuum, there’s no doubt you’ve noticed Yahoo! CEO Marissa Mayer’s recent acquisition shopping spree. Since starting with the troubled tech giant in July 2012, Mayer has snapped up 16 companies in total, six of those in the month of May alone. From Tumblr to Summly, keeping track of… Continue Reading

News Jun 27, 2013

#AliensAreWatching Mindgruve at IDSD

After all our hard work preparing for our presence at IDSD, the day has come and gone and we couldn’t have had it any better! With Dan Zarrella from Hubspot kicking us off with his morning keynote presentation on social data, we were excited for a full day of learning and playing host to our… Continue Reading

News Jun 17, 2013

Strange Times at the Hilton Bayfront

It’s the week of Interactive Day San Diego, and last week’s oddities at the conference venue are far from over. Since the original UFO sighting on June 10, we’ve come across all sorts of weird footage – however, none was actually seen firsthand by the Mindgruve team until now. As some of us Mindgruvers were out… Continue Reading

News May 13, 2013

Mindgruve Wins Four Communicator Awards

Mindgruve is the proud winner of four silver Communicator Awards, which honor brands and agencies making innovations in the communications and marketing industry. Securing more than 6,000 entries worldwide, the Communicator Awards is one of the biggest competitions in its field and covers ten categories including Mobile & Apps, Websites, and Integrated Campaigns.

News Mar 11, 2013

A Whole New Digital World for the Chickasaw Nation’s Artesian Hotel

Mindgruve launches responsive website focused on the mobile traveler SAN DIEGO, CA — March 11, 2013 — Digital marketing and technology agency Mindgruve recently launched the website for the new Artesian Hotel, a luxury property owned by the Chickasaw Nation. Located in Sulphur, Oklahoma, the location is a replica of the city’s original Artesian Hotel,… Continue Reading

News Mar 1, 2013

Going for the Gold at the ADDY Awards

It’s that time again — the ADDYs are upon us! 2012 was full of groundbreaking projects for us and accordingly, we went big and entered twelve of our finest into ten categories. Although we know for sure we won at least something (thanks for the heads up, Ad Club!), your guess is as good as… Continue Reading

News Feb 28, 2013

San Diego Does a Double-Take for Parachute Factory

Many of you Mindgruve followers were lucky enough to attend Parachute Factory on February 16. The innovative art and culture event, which was held in the East Village warehouse that housed the Pacific Parachute Company during WWII (and will be Mindgruve HQ come summertime), played host to the works of over forty local artists, live… Continue Reading

News Jan 8, 2013

U-T San Diego’s New Website Primes the County’s Oldest News Outlet for Digital Success

Digital agency of record Mindgruve leads the transition from traditional newspaper to multimedia powerhouse SAN DIEGO, CA—January 8, 2013— Mindgruve today launched a revamped website for client U-T San Diego, developed to further propel the news outlet to the forefront of its industry. The digital marketing agency worked to transform the U-T from a traditional… Continue Reading

News Dec 1, 2012

Mindgruve Expands Performance Marketing Team

Three seasoned digital marketing thought leaders enhance Mindgruve’s marketing team with acclaimed, big brand experience SAN DIEGO, CA—December 1, 2012—San Diego-based digital marketing and technology firm Mindgruve has expanded its team of experts to include three performance marketing powerhouses. Melissa Lopez, JJ Bannasch, and Michael Bowen contribute performance-focused skills to Mindgruve’s extensive suite of services… Continue Reading

News Dec 12, 2011

Help Us Donate to Herrick Children’s Center

Help Us Donate to Herrick Children’s Center/This holiday season, we’re joining forces with New Alternatives Herrick Children’s Center and collecting money donations of any size to help purchase new art supplies and games for children 7-13 years old.

News Apr 29, 2011

Dress Mindgruve: The Winning Designs

Dress Mindgruve: The Winning Designs/Mindgruve was in need of some new threads, so we designed them! Some were funny, some were creative and some were just plain awesome.

News Mar 7, 2011

Mindgruve Rocks It at 1st Annual Hackathon SD!

Mindgruve Rocks It at 1st Annual Hackathon SD!/With Red Bulls in hand and an awesome concept in mind, the Mindgruve Development Team joined fellow developers and designers at the 1st Annual Hackathon SD, February 18-19, 2011!