Sochi Olympics

The 2014 Winter Olympics, officially known as the XXII Olympic Winter Games (French: Les XXIIes Jeux olympiques d'hiver), were a major international multi-sport event held in Sochi, Russia, in the tradition of the Winter Olympic Games.The Games were held from 7–23 February 2014, with opening rounds in certain events held on the eve of the opening ceremony, 6 February 2014. Both the Olympics and 2014 Winter Paralympics were organized by the Sochi Organizing Committee (SOC). Sochi was selected as the host city in July 2007, during the 119th IOC Session held in Guatemala City. It was the first Olympics in Russia since the breakup of the Soviet Union in 1991.
Posts about Sochi Olympics
  • The year in brands: 4 campaigns that stood out 2014

    …, and the subsequent #GLAPacked campaign led to approximately 25,000 more followers on the Mercedes-Benz USA handle and a 540 percent increase in brand interest measured by the increase in site traffic to Mercedes’ site. Procter & Gamble: #ThankYouMom P&G’s multi-brand campaign for the Sochi Olympics was a tearjerker, showcasing Olympic athletes…

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  • The Great Russian PPC Sale: How Global Markets Affect Your CPC

    … for the collapse are varied and complicated. The Kremlin has been creating trouble for itself for a while, racking up an increasing deficit with high public spending (particularly on its military, although the Sochi Olympics deserves a mention), despite years of poor GDP growth. Western investors and the UN were pretty turned off by Putin’s aggressive…

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  • Keep calm and Search on!

    … Google released its ‘year in search’ video, highlighting the top searches for the year and the following queries were on top of our minds in the past year. Robin Williams World Cup Ebola Malaysia Airlines ALS Ice Bucket Challenge Flappy Bird Conchita Wurst ISIS Frozen Sochi Olympics Closer to home, in the UK the top items…

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