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HopStop.com Launches AdLocal: The First Location-Based Hyper-Local Advertising Platform for Small Businesses
HopStop.com, the most used site for mass transit directions in the United States, announced today the beta launch of HopStop AdLocal, the first location-based hyper-local advertising platform of its kind. Local businesses in New York City, Boston, Washington D.C., Chicago and San Francisco now have... - March 20, 2007 - HopStop.com
A new program to help professionals build their branding through marketing tools available at an affordable price. - March 20, 2007 - INeedBizCards.com
DirectMail.com today announced an agreement with Printable Technologies, Inc. to integrate their web-to-print software into DirectMail.com’s industry leading website. Under terms of the arrangement, DirectMail.com will work with Printable to provide small business and other mailers with... - March 20, 2007 - DirectMail.com
Finding the right magazine to keep you on top of the latest trends, products, ideas and services is now just a click away on the internet. Best of all, the subscriptions are free to qualified subscribers. FreeTradeMagazines.com is the answer. FreeTradeMagazines.com offers over 250 free industry... - March 19, 2007 - FreeTradeMagazines.com
"Don't Get Mean Get Screened" is ALIV LLC's slogan in its campaign to assist nations in its Security Screening Process. Since 9/11, it has been very inconvenient and uncomfortable for travelers to go through security screening anywhere in the world. But this is the new reality. There... - March 19, 2007 - ALIV LLC
Miriello Grafico's signs two new accounts with an objective to help connect technology visionaries with consumers. - March 19, 2007 - Miriello Grafico
National businesses sponsor marketing bootcamp to help businesses nationwide expand. - March 18, 2007 - PostcardMania, Inc.
Cycle-Magazine.com, formerly OneWheelDrive.Net (OWD), launches Video Covers, expanding the media reach of motorcycling’s destination for passionate, sincere and humorous “review-u-tainment” and journalism. Since 2004, online motorcycle magazine OneWheelDrive.Net’s... - March 18, 2007 - OneWheelDrive.Net
In 2006, a young entrepreneur started sharing his secrets and advice with other entrepreneurs around the globe by writing a 56 page “How to Manual” entitled “How to Make Fast Cash Out of Fast Food Trash.” Today, Phillip has sold more than 1,200 copies. - March 17, 2007 - Tray Display Advertising Inc.
Diane Gedymin, vice president and editorial director for iUniverse, will be a featured guest at the Second Annual Self-Publishing Symposium presented by Aspicomm Media in New York City. - March 17, 2007 - iUniverse
Proclamation Media LLC of Knoxville, TN has just unveiled its newly designed web site offering a more complete overview of their products and services. Clients and soon to be clients will find this site overflowing with useful information about the company and the products and services they provide. - March 17, 2007 - Proclamation Media LLC
The First Annual Reader Views Literary Awards recently honored eight iUniverse titles. - March 16, 2007 - iUniverse
Successful advertising campaigns are a necessary part of a companies outlook, but for many small businesses, the simple question is who to choose. - March 16, 2007 - Ifizzy Ltd.
Mobile billboard truck company creates routes for Wrigley Field and US Cellular Field for Chicago Cubs and Chicago White Sox schedules - March 16, 2007 - Media Trucks
A new Internet Opportunity which is being dubbed ‘Moguling’ just might be the very thing that forces Google to reevaluate its business model. According to some sources, Google is running out of online real estate and the latest billion dollar law suit brought by Viacom isn’t helping anything. Opportunity… meet: http://moguling.com - March 16, 2007 - DotVentures
WSI Internet Consulting and Education Enters San Leandro, California’s Specialty Meats Website Design Field
Lynne Ashcraft, WSI Internet Consultant, announces today the company’s launch of its specialty meats website development project, http://www.saags.com - March 15, 2007 - WSI Internet
Patty Briguglio, president of MMI Associates, Inc., a full-service public relations firm, has authored an article on the topic on crisis communication for the February, 2007 edition of Business Leader magazine. The article outlines how companies can deal with crises and gives three steps in the... - March 15, 2007 - MMI
Local Marketing and Public Relations Firm Announces New Employee - March 15, 2007 - MMI
iUniverse, the leading provider of print-on-demand supported self-publishing services, has announced March Madness publishing specials in honor of college basketball’s legendary basketball tournament. These specials begin on March 16, 2007 and are valid through midnight March 30, 2007. - March 15, 2007 - iUniverse
Creative Brand Communications to Provide Free Branding Services to a Financial Non-Profit Organization
$60,000 of branding services allocated to agency's Project Freestar - March 15, 2007 - Creative Brand Communications
eNox Media (www.enoxmedia.com) announces the addition of four new talented members to its rising team. The expansion reflects the significant growth the company has experienced within the past six months. As the company continues to evolve, eNox Media plans to build its team accordingly in order to... - March 15, 2007 - eNox Media
Zeta Centauri, Inc. has released the first issue of its science fiction and fantasy short story magazine, All Possible Worlds. The premiere issue features stories by some of today's emerging authors including Daniel Ausema, John N. Baker, Bruce Golden, Greg Jenkins, Kurt Kirchmeier, Edward... - March 14, 2007 - Zeta Centauri, Inc.
phplemon.com Have Released an Adbrite Clone PHP Script, ready for download today. Version 1.0 allows budding webmasters to run their own advertising network and bring publishers and advertisers together. - March 14, 2007 - phplemon.com
Xcellimark has been selected by Goldline Research as one of the 10 Most Dependable™ Web Design Firms of the Southeast. The list of the 10 Most Dependable™ Web Design Firms in the Southeast is scheduled to be published in the March issue of Delta Sky Magazine. “An effective... - March 14, 2007 - Xcellimark
The Hydraulic Institute retained SelmarQ, a Charlotte-based marketing firm, to design their main Web site (www.pumps.org), and the Pump Systems Matter™ site (www.PumpSystemsMatter.org). SelmarQ also created a logo for Pump Systems Matter and updated the HI logo and stationery design. - March 14, 2007 - Selmarq
Claranet, the experts that develop, support and manage communication and information technology for business, has appointed its first UK public relations agency. London-based Parker, Wayne and Kent has been selected to raise the profile of the Claranet Group, which has eight offices across... - March 14, 2007 - Parker, Wayne and Kent Technology PR London
Miss O & Friends By Girls ... For Girls® Leading Tween Lifestyle Brand Taps Media Mayhem Corp to Grow Its Online Presence with Advertisers
Miss O & Friends By Girls ... For Girls®, (www.missoandfriends.com) the only lifestyle brand created and managed “by girls...for girls” ages 8-14 announced today that it has signed an agreement with Media Mayhem Corp to further grow its online presence with leading advertisers. Media Mayhem Corp specializes in online advertising and works directly with top media brands on the internet and exclusively represents over 100 web properties strategically grouped into highly marketable verticals. - March 14, 2007 - Miss O & Friends By Girls...For Girls (R)
World’s Largest Internet Consultants Open Office in Burlington, Ontario. - March 14, 2007 - WSI Internet
Today Beautiful Planning Marketing Group announced that dynamic changes are on the horizon for their website. For the past few years they have managed to establish a name for themselves through word of mouth and many industry contacts. Now it has come time for them to put a face with that name. - March 14, 2007 - Beautiful Planning Marketing & PR
iUniverse President and CEO Susan Driscoll was a featured speaker at Mega Book Marketing, a publishing industry conference held in Los Angeles on March 2-4, 2007. The conference attracted approximately 600 attendees. Mark Victor Hansen, creator of the popular Chicken Soup for the Soul book... - March 14, 2007 - iUniverse
The ADDY Awards are the advertising industry's largest and most representative competition, recognizing creative excellence and the very best advertising worldwide. Sponsored by the American Advertising Federation(AAF), the ADDY Awards represent the true creative spirit of advertising by... - March 14, 2007 - 123YourWeb, Inc.
Software risk management firm chooses Starr Tincup for marketing planning, research, infrastructure and programs - March 14, 2007 - Starr Tincup
For small business marketers, public relations can drive media attention, attract customers, and multiply sales. Caroline Melberg tells how in this E-Book. - March 13, 2007 - Melberg Marketing
Nine outstanding titles recently earned the coveted iUniverse Reader’s Choice designation recognizing books with both editorial excellence and sales success. Titles reach the Reader's Choice level after receiving the Editor's Choice designation for editorial quality and selling 250 copies. - March 13, 2007 - iUniverse
The Martineau Collective announced that it has received two Gold Fort Lauderdale Addy awards and one Best of Interactive, for their work on the City of Inglewood’s Waste Management recycling Campaign and the Billups Worldwide web site respectively. - March 13, 2007 - XL1 Media Inc.
Challenged To Change, Senior Marketers Seek To Refocus, Reskill And Realign Their Organizations. CMO Council ’07 Outlook Report Reveals Widespread Restructuring, Agency Turnover, Talent Deficiencies, Upward Spend Trend and a Metrics Mindset - March 12, 2007 - CMO Council
At Top High Roller advertising has taken on a new format. The concept is that advertisers simply upload their ad and pay twenty five cents more than what the top advertiser paid in order to appear as the number one advertiser. Ads appear instantly and will maintain their position until another advertiser chooses to pay 25 cents more than the current price of the banner space. - March 12, 2007 - Top High Roller
JSM Venture, a Chicago-based self-storage development firm that builds Class-A facilities in high growth markets, has chosen Self Storage Promotions as its integrated marketing communications agency. “Self Storage Promotions is uniquely positioned to serve our public relations and... - March 12, 2007 - Self Storage Promotions
CEO again innovates postcard marketing industry to increase customers' response rate. - March 12, 2007 - PostcardMania, Inc.
Leading custom software developer and marketing firm join forces to enhance e-business services - March 12, 2007 - Starr Tincup
Internet marketing is all about getting visitors. The rule is that the more traffic online advertising generates, the more money an Internet business is making. So how about a swarm of Norwegian surfers? - March 11, 2007 - BedriftsGuiden Ltd.
After seven years of blood, sweat, and tears, Jason Hawks and Ty Erickson are pleased to announce the opening of Free Agency. Free Agency is full service consulting firm whose purpose is to help people realize the power of their choices. Co-founder Ty Erickson states, “We believe that Free... - March 11, 2007 - Free Agency
Dark Myth Production Studios today announced its purchase of the Horrotica On-line Magazine (Horrotica.com) subsidiary from Nocturnal Enterprises, LLC. The purchase of Horrotica creates a partnership with The World of Myth subsidiary (Dark Myth’s current on-line magazine) that is expected to... - March 10, 2007 - Dark Myth Production Studios
rEvolution Acquires Event Management Solutions; George Pollington to Lead New Corporate Hospitality Division
rEvolution is pleased to announce that George Pollington, former president of Event Management Solutions, has joined rEvolution, the Chicago-based integrated sports marketing and media services agency, as vice president, business development. Pollington will lead rEvolution’s newly launched Corporate Hospitality Division. Pollington’s former company, Event Management Solutions, which is headquartered in Lakewood Ranch, Fl., has also been acquired by rEvolution. - March 10, 2007 - rEvolution
New Book Shares Research On Innovative Business Marketing Strategies. - March 10, 2007 - Mason Performance Development Inc.
BelleCora Press & Workshops is offering a discount package to writers who are residents of Gulf Coast states for its 2007 Spring Workshops & Retreat in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico. Interested writers living in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi and Texas must register by March 30. - March 10, 2007 - BelleCora Press & Workshops
The Miller Group, an integrated marketing firm, has announced the expansion of its business with the launching of a new Hispanic division and the opening of a new office in Dallas, Texas. By the end of this decade, Hispanic buying power is projected to exceed $1 trillion. “More and more... - March 09, 2007 - The Miller Group
Digital Artist, George Glasser incorporates ubiquitous and innovative design concepts with graphics to create one-off imagery that not only captures the eye, but also the viewer’s imagination. - March 09, 2007 - G-tigerclaw.com
Preservation architecture firm receives increased web presence - March 09, 2007 - Starr Tincup
Mysterious World: Ireland Touted as “The Next Generation of Travel Guides” - March 08, 2007 - Doug Elwell, Inc.