2015 Year in Review

by John Seibold

5 Biggest Stories in 2015

Two Companies that have Marketed Themselves Best in 2015

Over the past year or so, Nike has emerged as the dominant brand for clothes and shoes. With their large variety of sports and clothing options, customers are willing to pay the high price tag for their desired products. Proving dominant, Nike has marketed themselves very well with new releases now and then and with high quality production.
Being the most popular smartphone provider in the world, Apple has come in through the ranks to become the dominant smartphone and tablet distributor in the world. More than 50% of smartphone users in America own an iPhone. Apple have marketed themselves well in 2015 with the release of 2 iPhone's and the uniqueness of the design is like no other.

Two Best Products of 2015

Two Worst Products of 2015

Top 2 Movies of 2015

The latest addition to the Star Wars series broke lots of records in late December. The movie "Star Wars The Force Awakens" broke box office records as this movie was highly anticipated for all Star Wars fans around the world. This movie was expertly marketed in waiting patiently for the right moment to make another addition, making the biggest fans wait in anxiety. Making $247.97M on the first day, this movie became an instant hit.
Furious 7 was a highly anticipated movie following the death of the beloved cast member, Paul Walker. Using special effects and his brother, the Furious 7 production workers incorporated Paul Walker's sorely missed appearance in the movie. This made people and fans want to watch the movie even more than they did before.

Top 2 Musical Artists 2015

In 2015, Drake was one of the most talked about artists of the year. One of his most anticipated releases of the year was his album "If You're Reading This It's Too Late", where he talks about his competition with fellow rapper, Meek Mill. These arguments went on for months and ultimately, this was a major kick-starter in Drake's career.
Justin Bieber was arguably the most popular sing/song writer in the world when he released his hit song "Baby". Following this song, he started to have a bad spell of speculation and crime added to his reputation, but with the release of his new album "Purpose", fans across the world forgot about his troubles, and fell back in love with him.

5 Most Influential People of 2015

New Year's Resolutions

  • For my personal life, I would like to be able to become a less stressed out person due from school work.
  • For my family life., I want to become a more loving son to my mom.
  • For everything else, I would like to become a proficient athlete for club and high school.