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June 2013 :: Happy Summer from CK & CO

Jun 3, 2013 | tag(s): summer,


Make-A-Wish

Jun 3, 2013

Each year in Grand Rapids, something truly magical happens. Hundreds of guests fill a downtown venue to help make the magic possible...they even get to see a little wish granting. This year’s Make-A-Wish Ball featured a trio of wishes, a special honoree celebration, and two videos crafted with a little magic from CK & CO.


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Know Your Rights! A Checklist for Rights Management in Creative Projects

Jun 3, 2013 | tag(s): rights,

We get calls all the time – “Can you make us a video and use that Aerosmith song?” or “We really like the music in that new Apple commercial – we can use that, right?” – Wrong! Luckily, we have rights to an extensive music library, where we can find something to fit the bill. To help us learn more about the topic we asked Sharon Toerek, a marketing law and intellectual property lawyer with a nationwide practice focusing on the creative services industry, to help. Be sure to check out her website – and take a look at what she has to say about knowing your rights.


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Who Inspires You? Video Scholarship Contest

Jun 3, 2013

Deadline Extended to September 30.

Purpose:

High school and college students are invited to create a video that highlights an exemplary business or non-profit organization.

Prizes:

  • $1000 scholarship to winning student
  • $500 to the non-profit featured in the winning student’s video OR if the featured organization is a business, the $500 will go to the business’ preferred charity


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