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Another Birthday Shout Out

It seems to be raining birthdays in the month of September at IWS! We have another birthday celebration. Happy Birthday to our incredible Developer Justin Yingling! Another year old and wiser! Hope it's a great day.

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Minds Matter

Our team is excited for “back to school season” for more reasons than one! IWS Account Manager Rachel, recently took on the volunteer role of Marketing Director for the DC chapter of Minds Matter. She’s excited to help today’s high school students – from all walks of life – broaden their dreams and prepare for college success this school year. Click here to learn more.

Catch A Crook Golf Tournament

Do you like to golf? Our client Silent Witness is hosting their Catch A Crook Golf Tournament on December 7th and it is a tournament not to miss. Enjoy 18 holes on the beautiful Arizona Biltmore golf course, special guests, a great swag bag, lunch and entertainment all for a great cause.

In 2018 alone, Silent Witness has helped valley police departments arrest over 70 felons. Without Silent Witness, these criminals could still be on the streets and in our neighborhoods. You can help keep our community stay safe by participating in this year’s “Catch a Crook” Golf Tournament.

Click here to learn more on the event page and register to reserve your spot!

The Ben and Catherine Ivy Foundation

Check out the new website and logo we launched for the Ben and Catherine Ivy Foundation. The Ivy Foundation, established in 2005, is the largest non-government organization supporter of brain tumor research in the world.  To date, the Ivy Foundation has funded clinical and basic science investigational efforts across North America, Europe, and Asia. We hope our efforts help to bring about more awareness to their noble mission.

Twitch

Look out YouTube, Twitch is coming for your content strategy. Amazon’s Inc.’s game-streaming site is beginning to ink lucrative deals with online influencers, media companies and…Will Smith? In an effort to attract some of YouTube’s viewership, Twitch is now partnering with successful online content creators, big brands and celebrities to live stream. With about 15 million users per day, Twitch is said to have set a goal of $1 billion for new advertising sales. Learn more about Twitch here.  

Alexa, Keep The Burglars Out

Alexa now has a skill to keep burglars away from your home and it’s hilarious! Enable the “Away Mode” on Alexa to have her play realistic conversations about the joys of building Ikea furniture and highly competitive board games. Comedy writers from SNL, It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia and the Upright Citizens Brigade have loaded hour-long discussions that are so unbearable, no burglar would want to chance it. Read more about it here

Pam's Law

Recently, our client Maria Syms’ legislation – Pam’s Law – was signed into law by Governor Ducey. Thanks for helping make our roads safer!