Tag Archives: Raj Prasad

“Inc. and Hiscox Present: Managing Risk in Pursuit of Growth”

This past Thursday, May 19th, WDFA founder, Raj “The King of Mañana” Prasad spoke on a panel discussion: Managing Risk in Pursuit of Growth, presented by Inc. and Hiscox. It was hosted at the Intercontinental Mark Hopkins Hotel in San Francisco. Raj was joined by the founder of See Jane Run, Lori Shannon, as well […]

Raj on Leveraging Technology

Back in September 2010, our founder Raj Prasad participated in the Small Business Technology Tour in Mountain View, CA. Below is a video of his conversation with Rachel King (Bloomberg Business Week) and moderator Ramon Ray on how companies are leveraging technology. Click here to watch the video.        

WDFA Has Done It Again

WDFA is back in the headlines! The San Francisco Business Times‘ exposé reveals WDFA’s unique history, tracing the company from its roots to where it is now — a serious player in the San Francisco market and working on expanding nationally. Raj Prasad and Jason Hilton, WDFA’s co-founders, got business up and running back in […]

America’s Fastest-Growing Marketing Firm

By Inc. Staff |  Sep 1, 2010 No. 1 in Advertising and Marketing WDFA Marketing 13,969.5% Three-Year Growth Revenue: $17.9 Million Employees: 46 CEO: Raj Prasad Founded: 2006 Overall RANK: No. 5 San Francisco wdfamarketing.com The way he tells it, Raj Prasad mostly hung out with gangbangers growing up south of Oakland, California. Improbably enough, Prasad […]

This After School Special is Over ☹

Last week WDFA concluded the first year of its internship program with MetWest High School located in Oakland. CEO and Managing Partner Raj Prasad and Account Director Yvonne Chavez began this program in November 2009. Their mission is to bring real world perspective, the value of hard work and professional experience to at-risk students. WDFA’s […]

Jason Hilton in Boxhab

What is Micro-marketing?

I have been asked a lot about micro-marketing. . . what is it, why is it and how does it work? The answer to such a complicated question is actually quite simple –Increase the frequency in which the target consumer comes in contact with the product or service. There, I just gave you the recipe […]

Goodbye terrible twos. Hello thrilling threes.

According to the Child and Youth Health website, children between the ages of three and four typically exhibit the following traits: • They will like to have choices but they usually can cope best if the choice is limited such as “you can wear your red shoes or your blue ones.” • [They] are less […]

Myths, Millions and Ideas

It does have to cost a million dollars . . . all agencies are expensive. Those are two misconceptions about the advertising industry. In all my years of advertising a client has never left me. And there have been many occasions that I have launched advertising campaigns that yielded great results and the budgets were […]

Bots and Ranking Algorithms…I’d Rather Ask My Friends.

Is anyone really far from Social Media?  Who will be better prepared to serve as an effective client marketing advocate than those who have tried it? How can an agency provide guidance on boundaries in the social media space unless they’ve jumped in with two feet? The responsible thing to do is not only fully […]