I’ve been a marketing man for 30 years, and from that experience I know that working with a top notch PR/Publicity team is vital to success, especially when you are involved in such an important mission like this contest
Tampa Bay, FL (PRWEB) April 26, 2012
JoTo PR has been chosen as the Publicity Sponsor for the National Mail Order Association (NMOA)’s Made in America Hot Product Contest. With the contest just around the corner, NMOA and JoTo PR will work together to make sure the contest receives maximum exposure; to ensure as many American manufacturers have a chance to enter their product.
NMOA’s Made in America Hot Product Contest is about helping the thousands of cottage manufacturers and inventors around the USA. Contestants will submit their original products to the official contest website (which will be live in June), and online voters will decide the winner. American made products will get the opportunity to be noticed by manufacturers, retailers and consumers alike.
Contestants will receive product exposure and the possibility of getting picked up by a major retailer or catalog company. The winner from each category will receive a free year of advertising in a special Wholesale Sourcing Edition of Direct Marketing Digest that is promoted worldwide through the NMOA website and member network of over 10,000 marketers. They will also receive a publicity kit, and be able to download the comments made about their products from voters.
“I’ve been a marketing man for 30 years, and from that experience I know that working with a top notch PR/Publicity team is vital to success, especially when you are involved in such an important mission like this contest. It’s priceless. I just can’t express my excitement for having JoTo PR part of this national event,” commented John Schulte, President of the National Mail Order Association.
The NMOA is a professional association of businesses and individuals who sell their products and services directly to consumers by catalogs, magazine and newspaper advertisements, Internet and websites, direct mail, as well as radio and television advertisements.
For more information on the National Mail Order Association, visit http://www.nmoa.org.
For more information about the contest, visit http://www.nmoa.org/contest.
About National Mail Order Association:
The mission of the NMOA is to provide education, information, and business connections to entrepreneurs and small businesses around the world for the purposes of selling products and services through the use of direct marketing and mail order sales tactics. Today the NMOA is comprised of the President and Chief Manager, John D. Schulte, his staff, and a growing number of prominent industry experts that volunteer information and education. The NMOA was founded in 1972 by mail order expert and advertising man Paul Muchnick in order to help small to midsize businesses and entrepreneurs involved in, or wishing to be involved in mail order marketing, now commonly referred to as direct marketing.
About JoTo PR:
Based in Clearwater, Florida,JoTo PR is an established Tampa Bay public relations agency founded by public relations veterans and innovators Karla Jo Helms and Diane D. Stein. The duo launched their PR firm in 2009 to meet a growing demand for new media expertise. JoTo is a hybrid PR agency, blending proven traditional approaches with the latest technology to deliver the best advantages of both worlds. JoTo’s holistic approach to Business PR and marketing begins with strategic planning and leads to a fully integrated program that is designed to optimize communication, improve return on investment (ROI) and expand business opportunities. For more information, visit JoTo PR online at http://www.jotopr.com.