Initiative Q – the New Q Payment Network

You just simply have to check out the Future of Payments Initiative Q – the New Q Payment Network
Get in NOW – while you still can get credit for helping it build.
 
Initiative Q is building a new payment network and giving away significant sums of their future currency to early adopters. It’s by invite only and I have a limited number of invites. My personal invite link: https://initiativeq.com/invite/rfy6vfvdX

T-Mobile LTE 5G Expanding in More Cities

Talk about fast… T-Mobile recently announced it has now lit up 600 MHz (Band 71) Extended Range LTE in 1,254 cities and towns in 36 states, including the island of Puerto Rico. The Un-carrier’s furiously paced deployment of 600 MHz LTE is expanding network coverage and capacity, particularly in rural areas, and lays the foundation for nationwide 5G in 2020 with 5G-ready equipment.

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“Our swift deployment of 600 MHz spectrum is a game changer. While paving the way for the next generation of wireless tech, we’re bringing choice to consumers, mainly in rural areas, who’ve been forced to rely on the other guys in the past”
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J.D. Power Announced Top Spots For Customer Care Company

J.D. Power Announced Top Spots For Customer Care Company. J.D. Power announced on August 2 that T-Mobile has received the highest score of any company, ever, in the 2018 J.D. Power U.S. Wireless Customer Care Full-Service Study—Volume 2 – for the second time in a row! This marks the 16th time T-Mobile ranks highest among full-service providers in the study since 2004. In addition, MetroPCS took home the win in their respective Non-Contract Full Service segment for Overall Customer Care in the adjacent 2018 J.D. Power U.S. Wireless Customer Care Non-Contract Study—Volume 2. That’s a lot of happy wireless customers!

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Just 6 months ago, T-Mobile delivered the U.S. Wireless Customer Care Full-Service study’s highest overall wireless satisfaction score ever – 828. This time around, T-Mobile topped itself – and everyone else – with a new record high of 839! T-Mobile is now the only company in the study’s history to set a new record high, in the same category, twice in a row.
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Early Announcement of the 2017 Kantar TNS Product of the Year Awards

2017 Product of the Year AwardsThis article first appeared at Local Business Scoop, but Virtually Famous Marketing also wanted to share advance notice of the 2017 Product of the Year Awards with the amazing readers and supporters at Bellevue Business Journal.
Almost every day Local Business Scoop receives news and announcements – sometimes they are sent by PR companies who don’t bother to read Submission Guidelines for Local Business Scoop.  Today we were sent information on the 28 winners of the 2017 Product Award – but they aren’t going to be official announced until February 9th.

SPOILER ALERT : Winners of the 2017 Product of the Year Awards

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Spoiler Alert: Winners of the 2017 Product of the Year Award

2017 Product of the Year AwardsAlmost every day Virtually Famous Marketing and Local Business Scoop receives news and announcements – sometimes they are sent by PR companies who don’t bother to read Submission Guidelines for Local Business Scoop.  Today we were sent information on the 28 winners of the 2017 Product Award – but they aren’t going to be official announced until February 9th.

SPOILER ALERT : Winners of the 2017 Product of the Year Awards

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Staypinapple Hotels Surprise Guests with Winter Promotion

Staypineapple logoStaypineapple, known for its fun and thoughtful approach to hospitality, announced its winter promotional event taking the brand’s mission to surprise and delight guests to the next level this holiday season. The ‘surprise and delight’ offer can apply to reservations booked before Wednesday, January 31, 2018 and can be applied to stays through Wednesday, February 28, 2018.

When reservations are booked, guests have the option to choose among four gifts to delight their stay. Delightful gifts include a choice from complimentary overnight parking, a waived daily dog fee, a late check out time or a cozy Staypineapple bathrobe to take home. Continue reading “Staypinapple Hotels Surprise Guests with Winter Promotion”

AT&T Debuts New Retail Store Design in Kirkland

AT&T Logo VerticalKirkland’s New AT&T Store is Designed for an Evolution in Connected Entertainment

AT&T debuted a new 3,500 square foot entertainment-focused retail store in Kirkland, the first of its kind in the Pacific Northwest. The store, located in The Village at Totem Lake, is designed to help you get your hands on the entertainment content you want anytime, anywhere and on any device.

The new store reflects the changing ways our customers use their mobile devices for entertainment. In our new store, you can interact with content across many different screens and find the best video, internet and wireless options available from AT&T. We expect this design concept to reach approximately 35 stores this year. Continue reading “AT&T Debuts New Retail Store Design in Kirkland”

Steve Madden to Open First Retail Store in Washington State Today at Bellevue Square

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High-end Fashion footwear and accessories company Steve Madden opens its doors to its first retail location in the state, in Bellevue Square today.
 

Steve Madden’s 1,594 sq. ft. of sales floor will host men’s and women’s Steve Madden styles as well as a variety of brands under the Madden label, such as Madden Girl, Blondo, and Steven footwear.  Madden Girl collectionscombine the famous Steve Madden style with a youthful take on the latest trends while Blondo provides customers with innovative waterproof fashionable footwear. Steven by Steve Madden styles are made up of modern silhouettes and genuine materials that provide women with an elevated look.

It’s interesting to note that the Steve Madden website is offering free shipping and special discounts for ‘members’ which could save a lot of people the headache of fighting traffic and hunting for a parking spot.  If you do decide to brave the masses, it is suggested to use public transportation or rideshare.  If you want discounts on rides from Lyft and/or Uber go to RideShareRightNow.com.
 

Bellevue's Dote Coffee Bar Pairs Locally Roasted Coffee with Chocolate

Dote Coffee Bar Lincoln South Food Hall BellevueDote Coffee Bar, located on the 2nd floor in Bellevue’s Lincoln South Food Hall, offers a highly curated collection of small batch, locally roasted coffee and adds a delicious twist- chocolate.  Co-owners Sarah Doud and Chef Ewald Notter have partnered to bring their culinary worlds together. Doud oversees the coffee products and Notter creates outstanding chocolates and ice cream that may be added to create a decadent coffee drink, a boozy coffee cocktail, or relished on their own.
Eastside resident, Sarah Doud, brings her extensive experience in the coffee business to Dote Coffee Bar. She was on the team that brought specialty coffee to London with the unveiling of Seattle Coffee Company, UK., and with nearly 50 stores and 4 years later, the business was sold to Starbucks as their entrance into the European market. Since then, Sarah has spent her career in marketing and brand strategy at companies including Starbucks, Drugstore.com and Seattle Chocolates. Continue reading “Bellevue's Dote Coffee Bar Pairs Locally Roasted Coffee with Chocolate”