Barbecue

Harris Vaughan

Co-Founder/Partner

Heaven’s Sauce

North Carolina is a land of friendly people. Yet there are many opportunities to disagree with one another. There are the obvious points of difference. Politics. Religion. Even basketball. In basketball, not only is there disagreement on the superiority of programs (Carolina vs. Duke, for example), but there is even disagreement over which rivalry within […]

Whole Hog Trophy
Matt Ferraguto

Client Services Director

New Case Study: Earning Attention for an Event Series

The N.C. Pork Council’s whole hog barbecue competitive series, which culminates in a state championship, has a rich history, and draws 130,000 event attendees annually, never earned the media or public attention it deserved. Eckel & Vaughan worked with the N.C. Pork Council, the City of Raleigh, and the International Bluegrass Music Association to develop […]