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‘Work Their Best’ wins Adrian Award in New York.

This week the annual HSMAI Adrian Awards was held in New York City. Honoring achievements in advertising , public relations, and digital marketing in the hospitality industry. Embassy Suites La Vista was Awarded the Excellence in Public Relations Platinum Adrian, accepted on stage by David Scott, sales director and a friend of the Lab. The […]

  • Michael Ramirez,
  • February 25, 2015

Looking Back, Looking Ahead.

2014 was a year of small milestones and moving towards the bigger picture, of steady improvements and reaching new plateaus. Working with Santa Martha Coffee makers showed us that making a difference can happen across borders and bring together global communities. Then local business, community, and entrepreneurial leaders selected for their excellence by the Omaha […]

  • Michael Ramirez,
  • January 13, 2015

Matt Jones addresses NACO for success.

At the annual Nebraska Association of County Officials (NACO) conference, Matt Jones followed up incumbent governor Pete Ricketts to do what he does best, deliver his exciting motivational speech and sharing his inspirational life story. Matt brought us in to capture the excitement and energy. We wondered if such excitement was possible, but by the […]

  • Michael Ramirez,
  • January 13, 2015

Christmas in the Village- 4 years strong and growing!

This weekend we celebrated alongside the Empowerment Network and local families for the 4th successful day of Christmas in The Village! It was a beautiful cool day, (a total opposite from last year’s Polar Vortex!,) as our Camera Crew zipped around catching all the wonderful moments and fun adventures going on. Music, Dancing, Surprise gift […]

  • Michael Ramirez,
  • December 12, 2014

Raise your had to the sky… #RaiseTheVote

The “Raise the Vote” campaign was developed to help increase african-american voter awareness and to empower communities on issues. Iconic designer Jason Fischer mixed up a classic color combination with a flair of red, white, black and blue. The symbolism in the hands for one vote equal one voice and many other subtle symbols and […]

This month is the 3rd African American Leadership Conference

Working alongside the Empowerment Network since it began, we have been proud to witness the history in documenting the growth of this important event. Now, as they say, the third times the charm, and with an audience thats been expanding every year, along with a list of speakers covering an ever growing range of issues […]

  • Michael Ramirez,
  • September 10, 2014

A story that will inspire all

One of the best things about this field is the wonderful people you meet. Project Search is a high school transition program dedicated to to helping train and find employment for intellectually challenged youth. We came on board to work on making a short video documenting their journey and their future. What began as a story about […]

  • Michael Ramirez,
  • August 26, 2014


“ ‘We Don’t Coast’ is about ‘owning’ the city in which I chose to live in, meshed with a ‘roll-up-your-sleeves attitude.’ ”     -Jason Fischer, Creative Director – Surreal Media Lab.   After months of hard work and keeping a lid on the biggest secret in Omaha,  the official launch of Omaha’s new brand has […]

Your not READY for this!

You can try to teach youth about history by having them read textbooks or you can let them make history themselves. When we first met with the Nebraska Urban League on doing a film with a group of youth about ‘Cultural Literacy’ we weren’t sure what that meant. We then found out latter that meant interviewing […]

Meet BOB

Having technical difficulties keeping up with the day to day grind of data storage, maintenance, software, security and all that? Then meet B.O.B.; We came up with him during a creative session on how there are many ways that CoreTech could help you be the Best Of Best with your business. Surreal Media Lab use a unique approach with […]

  • admin@SML,
  • May 15, 2014