WSI Launches an Advanced Digital Marketing Franchise Model

The World’s #1 Internet Marketing Franchise Introduces a ‘Digitized’ Business System for all New Franchisees

Toronto, Canada, May 16, 2010 --( WSI, the world’s leading Internet marketing franchise with offices in over 80 countries worldwide, announces the launch of an advanced digital marketing business system under which all new franchisees will operate. The new business system, which is an evolution from WSI’s Internet marketing model, consists of enhanced processes, advanced technologies and a systematized approach to delivering profitable digital marketing solutions to small and medium sized businesses around the world.

Ron McArthur, President of WSI, says, “With new technologies and digital communication tools emerging at a rapid pace, the Internet and digital media have drastically altered the face of business today. WSI prides itself on staying on the forefront of the digital space. By coupling best in class marketing services that our franchisees offer with the latest digital marketing strategies using new media channels, our digital marketing business model will ensure WSI continues to deliver advanced solutions to SMBs around the world. The objective of launching the new model is to continue equipping our franchisees with an innovative system for providing consulting that helps businesses generate more leads, convert those leads into customers, increase brand exposure and reputation and retain existing customers.”

Ranked by Entrepreneur Magazine as the #1 Internet services franchise for 10 years running, WSI strives to continue developing its business processes to ensure it incorporates the most successful procedures and profitable methods into its standardized approach. New franchisees that join WSI as of May 2010 will benefit from the newly enhanced digital marketing training program, and upon completion they will be deemed a Certified WSI Digital Marketing Consultant. Existing franchisees will have the opportunity to get re-certified under the new digital marketing model as well at no extra charge.

A WSI franchisee is trained under the model to deliver the ABCs of Digital Marketing Success - Advanced Technologies, Build Targeted Traffic and Conversion Architecture - using the WSI Digital Marketing Lifecycle™. The WSI Lifecycle, which is the result of years of development, testing and refinement, is a proven methodology used to ensure a WSI customer receives nothing short of a successful digital marketing solution catered to their unique business needs and built to grow with their company.

WSI is committed to the profitability of its franchise network and the SMB market. The WSI digital marketing franchise opportunity includes one of the most complete and comprehensive training and certification programs available, along with a dynamic business coaching and support program custom-tailored to meet the unique needs of each new franchisee. Its ongoing corporate initiatives contribute to the company’s long-standing and continuing excellence in the industry’s most well recognized franchise listing, Entrepreneur Magazine’s Franchise 500.

For more information, please contact Valerie Brown-Dufour at 1-905-678-7588 ext. 1370 or

About WSI – we simplify the Internet:
WSI is the world’s #1 franchise offering digital marketing services to suit the needs of multiple industries. The company has the world’s largest Digital Marketing Consultants’ network and a strong head office in Toronto, Canada. WSI Digital Marketing Consultants have helped thousands of small and medium-sized businesses realize their online marketing potential. By using innovative Internet technologies and advanced digital marketing strategies, businesses can have a WSI Digital Marketing System tailored to their individual needs to elevate their Internet presence and profitability to new levels. In 2009, WSI was the proud recipient of 5 Standard of Excellence Awards at the Annual WebAwards Competition organized by the Web Marketing Association (WMA). WSI has been ranked the #1 Internet Services Franchise in Entrepreneur Magazine’s Franchise 500 listing for 10 years in a row. Entrepreneur Magazine also ranks WSI at #13 among the Top Home Based Franchises and #49 in America’s Top Global Franchises. With the support and cooperation of its customers, franchise network, employees, suppliers and charitable organizations, WSI aims to help make child poverty history through its global outreach program. For more information about WSI’s offerings and business opportunities, please visit our website at

WSI Internet Consulting & Education
Valerie Brown-Dufour
1-905-678-7588 ext. 1370