Al Urbanski

Al Urbanski

Senior Editor

Al Urbanski is Senior Writer for Direct Marketing News. A longtime reporter on sales, marketing, and retail topics, he has held senior editorial positions at Sales & Marketing Management, PROMO and Progressive Grocer.

Most Recent Articles by Al Urbanski

Could 2015 Be Pinterest's Year?

Could 2015 Be Pinterest's Year?

Its user base is less than 50 million and mostly female, but a new report pegs it as more marketing-friendly than Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter.

Big Money for Big Data: Marketers Will Spend $11.5 Billion in 2015

Big Money for Big Data: Marketers Will Spend $11.5 Billion in 2015

Display ads and emails will each command $1 billion for the first time. Direct mail merits most of the rest.

FCC Passes Net Neutrality Rules in 3-2 Vote

FCC Passes Net Neutrality Rules in 3-2 Vote

The FCC will regulate broadband Internet service as a public utility and ban paid prioritization of delivery.

New Postal Rates for Competitive Products Approved

New Postal Rates for Competitive Products Approved

The Postal Regulatory Commission okays the Postal Service's requests, but is still considering the transfer of some mail products to the competitive list.

FCC's Wheeler is No Show, Oversight Chairman Chaffetz Not Amused

FCC's Wheeler is No Show, Oversight Chairman Chaffetz Not Amused

The House Oversight Committee cancels hearing on net neutrality rules after the FCC chief declines to testify.

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