May 4, 2019

School Photography Account Sales – The Lifetouch Factor – Data Security and Privacy: Part 2 of 2

In my last article we discussed a new initiative of Lifetouch’s to attract and retain school photography bookings. The Shutterfly Storefront. Selling to Schools I have […]
April 26, 2019

Shutterfly – Rumors of a Sale to Be?

According to Bloomberg sources Apollo (NYSE:APO) and Cerberus are considering bids for Shutterfly (NASDAQ:SFLY). In April 2018 Shutterfly closed the deal on purchasing school photography giant […]
April 18, 2019

School Photography Account Sales: The Lifetouch Factor Part 1 of 2

Lifetouch recently introduced their new account sales tool the Total Program Partnership. It outlines special incentives, products and services Lifetouch offers to schools in exchange for […]
April 3, 2019

Happy Together? More News on Lifetouch.

It’s the first week of April 2019. Lifetouch President and CEO Michael Meek has announced that he has made the decision to leave the company. He […]
March 4, 2019


I’ve received requests to consolidate the three part series, A BUSY DAY, A BUSY FUTURE, and A CALL TO ACTION into one seamless article.  In doing so […]
February 15, 2019

Kaboom! The forces and events reshaping the professional photography landscape.

February 15, 2019

SHAPING THE FUTURE: Hanging Pixels Podcast

Mark Schoenrock joins Hanging Pixels host TW Woodward for a deeper discussion of the decisions and business practices that lead up to Shutterfly’s acquisition of the […]