Saturday was Bastille Day, did you do anything to celebrate? For most of the country, this day likely passed without much fanfare. But people in Louisiana take this day seriously because of their deep French roots. Lafayette-based Right Angle Advertising took advantage of this local holiday to send out a self-promotion piece to clients and prospects. The project, which included a printed piece celebrating the idea of being a revolutionary, also featured a tasty treat from a local bakery. What unusual self-promotion ideas have you created based on local traditions or non-typical holidays?
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