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February 9, 2009 · Leave a Comment

What’s in a Name? The Story of “Mayo Clinic”

By Matthew Dacy Matthew Dacy (@matt dacy)

“Mayo Clinic” is one of the best-known and most-trusted “brand names,” but its origin has more to do with our inherent values than with any sophisticated marketing plan.   Mayo is a family name. William Worrall Mayo, M.D., a frontier doctor, settled his young family in Rochester, Minn., when he was appointed as an examining […]

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