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

    … this summer? Nike went all-in with a major marketing campaign centered on the event — and ended up stealing the show. This year’s campaign by Wieden+Kennedy, called “Risk Everything,” featured Portugal’s Cristiano Ronaldo, Brazil’s Neymar and England’s Wayne Rooney preparing for the World Cup under pressure. The video received nearly 73 million views…

    Tanya Dua/ Digiday- 15 readers -
  • 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…

    Mark Irvine/ WordStreamin Paid Search How To's- 4 readers -
  • Keep calm and Search on!

    … commonly used sat nav tool, email client, instant messaging and video sharing service, perhaps the phrase ‘Google it’ is becoming the ubiquitous default answer to any query you may have. Still, a trillion is a significant number, something more commonly used since the financial crash of 2008. Just for reference, a trillion is 1 followed with 12 zeroes…

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