2 June

Will IT Generalists Replace Network Engineering Jobs?

In a world with over 7 billion people, it’s amazing how often we run into the same editors over and over again. Case in point: In 2012 we arranged an interview between Chuck Moozakis – site editor at TechTarget, and Keith Barker – a networking specialist and IT career coach for one of our clients, […]

1 June

Where is the Internet of Things Heading? Cray’s Senior Director of Analytics Comments

We recently had the opportunity to ask Venkat Krishnamurthy – Cray’s Senior Director of Big Data and Analytics – about the rise of sensors in our everyday lives. Which led to a deeper conversation on how the ease of data collection has become the single most important driving factor behind a revolution in data management […]

28 May

SRC Computers Taps Owen Media for First Commercial Product Launch

SRC Computers takes its name from Seymour R. Cray’s initials and was co-founded by the legendary supercomputer designer… along with Jim Guzy, who served on Intel’s Board of Directors for 40 years. The company has been perfecting reconfigurable processors for the U.S. defense department since 1996. And SRC came to Owen Media when they wanted […]

13 May

Facebook’s Nod to NYT, et al

  Today FB announced “Instant Articles” from 5 US publishers. New York Times, Nat Geo, Atlantic, Buzz Feed and NBC News joined the initial effort which hosts the article on FB’s servers for 10x faster load times. The publishers admit that FB drives up to 25% of their traffic. What does FB get out of […]

10 May

Barry Bolding – VP at Cray – Interviewed on Major League Baseball Network

  For a supercomputer manufacturer, appearing on the MLB Network – broadcast into ~70 million U.S. households – is something truly unique and requires an excellent story, a talented media-trained spokesperson, coordinated media relations efforts, dogged determination and a bit of good timing. Check out the end result for our client Cray: May 8, 2015 […]

8 May

Supercomputers: A Hidden Power Center of Silicon Valley

  Aurora, a new supercomputer developed in partnership with our client Cray, will likely become the world’s fastest supercomputer when it goes online in 2018. “If you thought IBM’s Watson on Jeopardy was impressive,” IDC analyst Steve Conway said, “where things are headed will totally leave it in the dust.” Read about the hidden, exploding […]

7 May

Wright Runstad Builds Craft Brewery in The Spring District

Today our client Wright Runstad announced the development of the “BrewHub,” an 8,900 square foot brewery and restaurant near the epicenter of The Spring District in Bellevue. It’ll be located adjacent to a one acre park and directly across the street from more than 300 residential units. Features include outdoor seating and a central beer […]

4 May

Get Your Story Straight.

  Is your company ready for the New York Times? You need to get your story straight before you go big. It takes months or years of messaging iterations to prepare for the opening curtain. Your story is based on audience and message iterations. Schedule dozens of meetings each week with people who can give […]

22 January

2015 Client Coverage

Below is a list of client coverage, spanning 2015. We secured placements in top-tier outlets including The Wall Street Journal, Popular Science, the Major League Baseball Network (for our client Cray… which manufactures supercomputers used for batter / pitcher lineup analysis) and many more: December 28, 2015 / FierceCIO: Evaluating the Need for Speed – […]

23 April

IT shifts to the cloud

NPR ran a great story today about the economics of cloud computing and the land grab by AWS, Google and Azure to secure customers.