2015 Year in Review

by Andrew Kim

Companies that marketed well in 2015

Adidas has been causing trouble for Nike after Kanye West left Nike for Adidas. Kanye West's shoes have also been more popular with Adidas than it was with Nike. Adidas has been making more sales with Kanye on their team and even rivaling Nike's sales.
Amazon has grown a lot in 2015 and has become huge competition for Ebay and many people prefer amazon's reliability and convenience over ebay.

Top products that were introduced in 2015

Adidas has worked with Kanye West and introduced the Yeeezy Boost 350's were named "Shoe of the year"
The Hoverboard was one of the best products that was introduced in 2015 causing it to become mainstream and many rappers and singers to use them.

Worst products introduced in 2015

Apple's Apple Watch was introduced in 2015 was highly anticipated and after it was released many people didn't buy it because of the high price point
One of the worst products of 2015 was the iPhone 6 battery case by apple because it was designed very badly and there are alot better battery cases

Top movies of 2015

Star Wars the Force awakens was released in 2015 and many people looked forward to it. It was teased early on and caused more hype for star wars junkies and movie goers alike.
Marvel's the Avenger's age of Ultron the sequel of the first movie the Avengers was also a movie that was looked forward too. This was also teased early on and marketed well so that people were excited for this to come out.

Popular Artists of 2015

Justin Bieber was a very popular artist in 2015 and released a couple songs to lead into his album "Purpose" which showed a much more mature Justin Bieber as opposed to his albums in his teenage years.
Drake was a very popular artist in 2015 with his hit single "Hotline Bling" and his album "If you're reading this it's too late". His roast mixtapes of Meek Mill also added to his popularity

Top 5 influential people of 2015

Caitlyn Jenner was one of the most influencial people of 2015 because she a famous person who is a transgender and I think that made the idea of becoming trans has become more accepted.
Kanye West has also been very influential in the fashion scene. Many people that follow Kanye will wear whatever he wears no matter how weird or out there it is.
Donald Trump was someone who made many people question "is he actually running for president" and to many people's surprise he is very serious about it and he is pretty famous for it.
Kim Jong Un is very influential in 2015 because he was portrayed in many movies that made him popular and well known.
Pope Francis was also a very influential person of 2015 because he is the newest pope and he also made an appearence in america in 2015.

2015 New Years Resolution

  • I want to spend my money more intelligently and save up some money so I can make bigger purchases.
  • I also want to spend more time with family and friends in 2016
  • I want to get some sort of job and start making money so I don't have to rely on my mother for money.