Richard Carufel

Richard Carufel
Richard Carufel is editor of Bulldog Reporter and the Daily ’Dog, one of the web’s leading sources of PR and marketing communications news and opinions. He has been reporting on the PR and communications industry for over 12 years, and has interviewed hundreds of journalists and PR industry leaders. Reach him at richardc@bulldogreporter.com; @BulldogReporter
Do marketers lack the education & training to effectively adopt AI?

Do marketers lack the education & training to effectively adopt AI?

Marketers know AI is essential to their success this year, but lack of education and training is holding the industry back, according to new research from revenue acceleration platform Drift and Marketing AI Institute. In fact, 70 percent of respondents identify that...

COVID creates ultimate loyalty stress test—which brands are thriving?

COVID creates ultimate loyalty stress test—which brands are thriving?

While the COVID-19 pandemic claimed many business and brand fatalities, customer loyalty was not among them. Despite imposing a severe stress test on brands, loyalty has survived the impact of the pandemic, according to the 25th annual 2021 Customer Loyalty Engagement...

ICYMI: Bulldog’s Top 10 most popular posts in January

ICYMI: Bulldog’s Top 10 most popular posts in January

2021 got off to a great start for Bulldog, with some very insightful contributions becoming very popular right out of the gate. Not surprisingly, many of our most high-traffic posts presented a bird’s-eye view of the year ahead—not an easy task after the tough year...

Which fast food brands are building intimacy during COVID?

Which fast food brands are building intimacy during COVID?

Since the start of COVID-19, daily fast food consumption has increased by 37 percent, according to MBLM’s Brand Intimacy COVID Study, which analyzes brands based on emotional connections during the pandemic. Although the fast food industry placed sixth out of 10...