Marketers Look Back on What They've Learned After a Year in Lockdown

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Jim Johnson will never forget where he was on March 11, 2020.

The vp of account planning at the video advertising company VDX.tv was in line at a grocery store when he saw a TV announcement that the NBA was suspending its season after Tom Hanks had tested positive for Covid-19.

“You could feel the heightened tension in the air as people quickly strode through the aisles, piling carts high and looking around nervously at the crowds of shoppers,” he said.

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