What's So Cool About Manufacturing? Student Video Contest
EmpowerStar Marketing is proud to be the digital media provider for the What's So Cool About Manufacturing? student video contests across Pennsylvania, created by the Manufacturers Resource Center (MRC) in Allentown, PA. Student teams create video features about their community's manufacturing companies. Fans vote for each regional contest's Viewers Choice Award on the DreamItDoItPA.com digital platform.
Notable: There were eight student video contests across Pennsylvania in 2017 featuring entries from more than 120 school districts.
Ice Cream Wars
EmpowerStar's Dennis Zehner is the co-founder of the Da Vinci Science Center's popular Ice Cream Wars liquid nitrogen recipe contest for area families. Zehner also directed the event as its Commissioner for its first nine years.
Notable: Ice Cream Wars events have accounted for two of the four highest visitation days in the science center's history.
Grossology Public Restroom News Event
During his Da Vinci Science Center tenure, Dennis Zehner produced a major exhibit announcement in conjunction with a regional hospital network … in a public restroom. It was apropos as the exhibit was Grossology: The (Impolite) Science of the Human Body. Click on the video to see why it worked as an alternative to conventional tactics.
Notable: The Grossology exhibition helped the science center draw the most summer season visitors in its history in 2013.
National Philanthropy Day Regional Breakfast
EmpowerStar provides marketing and promotional support to the Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP) Eastern Pennsylvania Chapter for its annual National Philanthropy Day Awards Breakfast. The 2017 event will be held on Wednesday, Nov. 1, at DeSales University.
EmpowerStar raised awareness of the only daily food bank in Allentown, PA and created a new donation platform for the Allentown Area Ecumenical Food Bank by creating the organization's website at AllentownFoodBank.org.