LOS ANGELES — Zapwater Communications has partnered with travel marketing company Studio Jungla to offer complete bilingual marketing services for Mexican hotels, resorts, destination management organizations and more. Zapwater and Studio Jungla's joined forces provide bilingual media relations, social media, influencer relations, consumer and trade events, travel agent and meeting planner outreach, airline relations and more.

GOSHEN, NY — Focus Media owners Josh and Lisa Sommers are offering struggling businesses free marketing advice in “Over the Hump with Josh and Lisa,” a weekly half-hour informational web show. The weekly webinar can be found on the team’s @JoshAndLisa Facebook page and @JoshandLisa YouTube page every Wednesday at 4 p.m.

SAN FRANCISCO — Media analytics platform Tickr has rolled out Tickr Media Analytics Cloud 3.0, a substantial platform upgrade which includes new solution packages tailored to key agency and brand marketing workflows. The new platform also includes deeper AI, machine learning and natural language processing, the ability to quickly configure custom multi-source visualizations, and beautiful new dashboards and UI.

LAWRENCEVILLE, NJ — Taft Communications has repositioned itself as a specialty consulting firm focused on helping companies and organizations articulate and fully maximize the impact of their core purpose. Since its founding four decades ago, many of the firm’s projects have centered around strengthening the voice of purpose-driven organizations and the people who lead them.