Sees Positive ROI With Sitebrand Retail Marketing Suite; Proves it With Third-Party Analytics Tool

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Sitebrand used to optimize targeted content and improve conversion showing a 500 + percent return as proved by Omniture SiteCatalyst.

Dan Shields is not only making us look good, but showing other retailers how easy and effective dynamic personalization can be. realized a 500-700 per cent return on investment using Sitebrand's technology, which allows sites to convert more sales by serving real-time personalized content based on user attributes.'s Web Analyst, Dan Shields, opted to measure results not only using Sitebrand's reporting manager, but also using Omniture's SiteCatalyst to ensure accurate results.

"We were able to take the data from Omniture and compare what we were getting out of Sitebrand," says Shields. "The Omniture tool confirmed with certainty that any areas of the site that used Sitebrand saw an immediate, measurable, and sustained lift."

Shields started out using his analytics tool to identify the site's underperforming segments--those who convert less than the average. When he started using Sitebrand's tool he went a step further to measure which 'zones' on his site outperform others.

" is proving to be a trailblazer in the field of personalization and content optimization," says Gavin Parry, Sitebrand's vice president of client services. "Dan Shields is not only making us look good, but showing other retailers how easy and effective dynamic personalization can be."

"The big picture is that targeted, personalized content is effective. Sitebrand is a third of the expense of our pay per click campaigns with about the same revenue, so we are getting tremendous return," says Shields.

Sitebrand recognized the trend demanding marketing accountability and has now included the ability to integrate with Google Analytics and Coremetrics--two leading analytics providers--in the most recent release of Sitebrand's Retail Marketing Suite (v6.1).

Sitebrand has published a case study about, as well Dan Shields has discussed these improvements in detail in his blog at, hosted by Eric T. Peterson

Founded in February 2002 and headquartered in Fort Lauderdale, FL, is a premier cable and wire management-related product vendor. The company provides companies, organizations and individuals around the globe with 24/7/365 access to an extensive array of high-quality products and information resources through its convenient online storefront. In addition to, the company also owns and operates, which is operated out of Rennes, France. also publishes "On the Wire," a free monthly electronic newsletter with a considerable multi-national opt-in circulation base. Among other honors, was named among Inc. Magazine's Inc. 500, Internet Retailer magazine's 2007 "Top 500" and earned a Stevie® Award as the "Best Overall Company of the Year - Non-Services Businesses - Up To 100 Employees."

About Sitebrand
Sitebrand is a leader in online customer interaction and conversion solutions allowing e-commerce marketers to automatically and dynamically deliver the most relevant, compelling and persuasive content to every web visitor. Sitebrand's Retail Marketing Suite delivers personalized content based on anonymous web analytics and visitor behavior. As an early advocate of the category since 2000, Sitebrand delivers results in real-time using measurable indicators, such as lift and conversion, relative to control group baselines by better use of key web site real estate. Sitebrand's clients including Roots, Bank of Montreal, Bell,,, Reeds Jewelers, Kiyonna, M&M Meats, and Sitebrand also hosts its own blog at


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