Buffalo, NY (PRWEB) April 14, 2011
LocalEdge™, a Hearst media services Company, today announced it has partnered with Constant Contact®, Inc. for fulfillment of its email marketing product to customers nationwide.
“In today’s web-based consumer market, our agreement with Constant Contact continues to solidify LocalEdge as providing the highest quality digital marketing product set to small and mid-size businesses,” said Jeffrey Folckemer, President & CEO of LocalEdge™ and a SVP of Hearst Newspapers.
LocalEdge™ will now use Constant Contact’s online email marketing tool to provision for its customers, which is specially designed to help small businesses and organizations create and build relationships through professional-looking emails, management of opt-in contact lists, and the measurement of results.
Folckemer adds, “Our unmatched customer service along with the Constant Contact brand and proven results is what sets this product apart from all others.”
The agreement will add Constant Contact to an already well established digital product set of Search Engine Marketing through Pay Per Click and Search Engine Optimization, mobile advertising including SMS (text) marketing, Social Media Management, Online Display advertising including behavioral targeting, as well as advertising analytics through LocalTrack™ and Reputation Management.
“Our tools are proven to help small businesses connect with customers and build successful relationships with them,” said Steve Johnson, Vice President, Partners, Constant Contact. “We are particularly pleased that LocalEdge™ chose Constant Contact to provide its clients with our marketing tools and we look forward to working together to be an even bigger factor in their customers’ success.”
LocalEdge™, a Hearst Media Services Company, is a premier multi-media company leading the transition to web-based advertising for any size business. LocalEdge™ has been in business for over 40 years and services customers nationwide.
Through the development of proprietary technology and partnerships with major search engines, social network sites and other leading tech-focused companies, LocalEdge™ offers a full line of digital marketing products that help its customers reach and interact with today’s consumer. Learn more at http://www.LocalEdge.com.
Hearst Corporation is one of the nation’s largest diversified media companies. Its major interests include ownership of 15 daily and 38 weekly newspapers, including the Houston Chronicle, San Francisco Chronicle, San Antonio Express-News, and Albany Times Union; more than 200 magazines around the world, including Good Housekeeping, Cosmopolitan and O, The Oprah Magazine; 29 television stations, which reach a combined 18% of U.S. viewers; ownership in leading cable networks, including Lifetime, A&E, History and ESPN; as well as business publishing including a minority joint venture interest in Fitch Ratings; Internet and marketing services businesses, television production, newspaper features distribution and real estate. Learn more at http://www.Hearst.com.
About Constant Contact, Inc.
Constant Contact’s email marketing, social media marketing, event marketing, and online survey tools help small organizations grow their businesses by building stronger customer relationships. More than 400,000 small businesses, nonprofit organizations, and member associations worldwide rely on Constant Contact's easy-to-use, affordable online tools to create and deliver personalized, professional communications that engage casual customers, members, prospects, and passionate customers wherever they congregate online — from their email inboxes to their social networks. All Constant Contact products come with unmatched education, training and personal coaching services, and award-winning technical support. Founded in 1995, Constant Contact is a publicly traded company with offices in Waltham, Mass.; Loveland, Colo.; Delray Beach, Fla.; and, San Francisco, Calif. Learn more at http://www.ConstantContact.com or call 781-472-8100.
LocalEdge and Constant Contact and the LocalEdge and Constant Contact Logos are registered trademarks of the respective companies. All LocalEdge and Constant Contact product names and other brand names mentioned herein are trademarks or registered trademarks of LocalEdge or Constant Contact, Inc. All other company and product names may be trademarks or service marks of their respective owners.
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