26 Reasons to Shop Local with Small Biz Saturday on Nov. 24 (HINT: 25 of the Reasons are $ in Your Pocket)

Small Business Saturday® is back on Nov. 24, 2012, thanks to American Express. The daylong celebration, now in its third year, supports “the local small businesses that boost the economy and invigorate neighborhoods.” Learn how you can involved and save $25 for helping a retailer in your hometown.
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A Q&A with Tumblr Guru (and former Richmonder) Marc LaFountain

Rhudy & Co. recently sat down with former Tumblr Vice President of Support Marc LaFountain to discuss the rise of the social media powerhouse, how Marc has played a role, and his vision for the future. In Part 1, learn about how Marc went from raving fan to Tumblr employee and its transition and growth in Richmond.
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Thanks for Your Big Hearts #RVA

A huge thanks to the Rhudy & Co. team and our friends for running several Cookies for Kids’ Cancer sale sites in Richmond, Va., on Sept. 9, 2012, including: -In front of Need Supply in Carytown -In front of Lowe’s in Midlothian Who is ready for the 2013 sale?
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A Fast Runner + A Smart Marketing Shop = Social Media Gold

Interested in the concept of leveraging social media? Take a note from Olympic U.S. middle distance runner, Nick Symmonds. Earlier this year on eBay, he auctioned off ad space on his left shoulder. The highest bidder’s Twitter handle would be placed, by temporary tattoo, on Symmonds’ shoulder throughout his 2012 track and field season, including the summer Olympics in London. Learn how he's doing it and about the creative shop sponsoring this world-class runner.
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