(PRWEB) December 03, 2004
Tempe, AZ (PRWEB) December 3, 2004 -- On Friday, December 3, 2004 at 11AM PST (2PM EST) "Brands on Demand" CEO and Founder of the interactive promotions firm ePrize, Josh Linkner, will how interactive marketing builds client loyalty on "Brands on Demand", a radio show dedicated to business branding issues on the BusinessAmerica Radio Network (http://www.businessamericaradio.com/)
Host Doug Rand and Josh will discuss the growing impact of interactive promotions and marketing on brand building and effective communications strategies. Josh has led ePrize from its inception to current status as the #1 fastest growing promotions agency by PROMO Magazine Marketing.
As a pioneer in interactive marketing and promotions, Mr. Linkner has been involved in the development of hundreds of digital marketing strategies and e-commerce solutions over the last 13 years. ePrize has produced an industry-leading 1000 interactive promotions for clients including United Airlines, MasterCard, ConAgra Foods, GE, Adidas, Barnes & Noble, and General Motors.
"I am very enthused about speaking with Josh Linkner on Friday," said Doug Rand. "He indeed is setting precedents at ePrize with highly effective interactive promotions initiatives, and it will be powerful to hear his perspective on interactivity?s continued growth and usefulness in building leading brands."
Each week Doug Rand delves into the world of successful brand management, creating customer loyalty and establishing your company?s position in the marketplace. Guests include journalists, brand managers at large and small companies, PR and advertising agencies and many others. Listeners will learn leading practices for branding their businesses via informative case studies, first hand experiences, and discussions with various marketing and branding experts. All shows will be rebroadcast at 11PM PST (2AM EST) on http://www.businessamericaradio.com/
To access the show, listeners need to log onto http://www.businessamericaradio.com/ Listeners with questions, comments or opinions are encouraged to call in live, toll-free at 1-866-233-7861.
About Josh Linkner
As an early Internet marketing visionary, Mr. Linkner, current Founder and CEO of ePrize, founded and built one of the first web marketing agencies, GlobalLink New Media, in 1995. The firm grew to be recognized as a "Top 100 Interactive Agency" by Advertising Age Magazine in both 1997 and 1998. In early 1999 Linkner successfully negotiated and managed all aspects of selling GlobalLink to a publicly traded firm, delivering over 8,000% return to investors.
Mr. Linkner is a frequent source-for-comment among business, technology and marketing media. He has been featured in the Wall Street Journal, Business 2.0, AdAge, Forbes, and the Direct Marketing News, and is a prominent speaker at numerous industry events. Mr. Linkner has won several design, technology, and business awards including the 2004 Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award and Crains' 40 under 40. For more information on ePrize or Mr. Linkner, visit http://www.eprize.com/
About Doug Rand
Doug Rand is the founder and president of Brandside Corporation, based in Charlotte, North Carolina. He has worked with hundreds of branding initiatives, creating names like Cadillac?s Escalade and Soundblaster?s Audigy, as well as positioning and assessing many others for Global Fortune 500s and start-ups alike. He can be contacted via http://www.brandside.com/
About SurfNet Media Group, Inc.
SurfNet Media Group (http://www.surfnetmedia.com/) (SFNM:OTCBB) is an Internet digital entertainment media company producing and broadcasting live and on-demand talk radio content streamed globally 24/7. SurfNet produces and broadcasts over 100 programs weekly on its channels, VoiceAmerica? Radio (http://www.voiceamerica.com/) and BusinessAmerica? Radio (http://www.businessamericaradio.com/). SurfNet?s newest channel, VoiceAmerica Health & Wellness Radio (http://health.voiceamerica.com/), premiers in November 2004. SurfNet enables sponsors to deliver cost-effective advertising content to targeted audiences.
SurfNet has developed Metaphor Media Display, a proprietary HTML container technology which includes a patent for adding content to websites. Metaphor can deliver rich media content directly to websites, desktops and portable devices in seconds without downloading and instantly modifies from a single control point. SurfNet has applied the Metaphor technology to create a "picture within a picture" container that launches to a corner of a viewer?s screen from a unique icon. Once launched, Metaphor broadcasts live, prerecorded or archived rich media content on top of Windows Media Player, Real Player or any other resident media player.