Jamal Booker

Jamal Booker

Manager, Heritage Communications

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Asian America in the Deep South
1950s Mississippi might not be the first place you'd expect to find Chinese language ads for Coca-Cola. However, The Coca-Cola Bottling Companies in the Mississippi cities of Greenville, Clarksdale and Vicksburg all placed ads in a Tri-State Chinese Directory produced for Mississippi, Arkansas and Tennessee during this period. I learned about this interesting fact recently when I was contacted by…

Bracket Challenge Finals
Congrats to The Contour Bottle!
Congratulations to The Contour Bottle! Unlike the surprise winner of this year’s Men’s NCAA Championship, this one was somewhat expected as The Contour Bottle was the overall #1 seed. While it started out as a close vote with Santa Claus out to an early lead, it ended up with The Counter Bottle's 81 votes to Santa's 56.It's the simple conduit designed 99 years ago so that consumers would know it…

The Coca-Cola Icons Bracket Challenge: Final Results
The Coca-Cola Advertising Icons Bracket Challenge
Crowning the Champion: The Contour BottleWe should have known it from the jump. Of course the winner of the Coca-Cola Advertising Icons Bracket Challenge is The Contour Bottle. I opine that The Contour Bottle is the winner because it’s actually the closest icon (literally) to the drink that we all know and love.The bubbly pause of refreshment can't travel with us without its most distinguished…