is a ‘LEADING IN LOCAL Future Star’ says BIA/Kelsey

Share Article, a service to help SMB’s grow their inbound website marketing, will participate as a Future Star in BIA/Kelsey’s LEADING IN LOCAL conference held in Austin, TX from September 11-13, 2013, Inc. ( announced today that it has been named a LEADING IN LOCAL Future Star by BIA/Kelsey, in association with the upcoming conference, LEADING IN LOCAL: SMB Digital Marketing, Sept. 11-13, in Austin. Having quickly grown its user base since launching in Q2 2013, will attend the LEADING IN LOCAL conference to discuss potential partnerships with leading local marketing organizations. provides website contact forms and signup forms as a simple web service, making it easy for small and mid-sized businesses to create, customize and implement web contact and signup forms. The design and placement of the forms were built to increase the conversion rate of new inquiries and signups for client websites. After an inquiry submission, provides cloud-based inquiry management tools, capturing both contact and valuable web analytics information for each inquiry. As the inquiry makes it down the sales funnel, the contact manager can be used to track status, keep notes, and track return activity to the website.

The Future Stars program recognizes early stage companies that are focused on developing the next wave of local digital media and marketing solutions. The program offers qualified startups such as access to digital media leaders, influencers and investors through a conference participation package that includes recognition during the conference and entry into the LOCAL Liftoff Awards competition. The winner of the LOCAL Liftoff Awards will be determined by conference attendee votes, and will be announced from the stage on Day 3 of the conference.

“The LEADING IN LOCAL conference is an exceptional opportunity for to showcase our solution and vision to the hundreds of leading local marketing organizations that attend the BIA/Kelsey events,” said Howard Yeh, co-founder of “We are looking forward to participating and gaining valuable feedback from industry leaders.”

“The LEADING IN LOCAL Future Stars represent the future of interactive local media,” said Michael Boland, senior analyst, BIA/Kelsey. “We’re excited to be able to share the energy and entrepreneurship of the most innovative startups in the space with our conference attendees.”

Details about the LEADING IN LOCAL Future Stars program and the LOCAL Liftoff Awards are available at


About, Inc., Inc. is an advanced contact form solution and cloud-based contact manager for websites to capture and manage inbound website inquiries. features easy-to-configure, conversion-optimized website contact and signup forms designed to generate more online and phone-based leads. also extends contactability of its forms beyond the website, to mobile, Facebook, WordPress, and anywhere where businesses control their web presence. Inquiries and leads from ContactUs flow into’s contact manager, which provides marketing tools to get notified of new inquiries, gain intelligence on prospects, respond to new leads, manage/nurture existing leads, and integrate data with other popular software solutions. offers premium features to generate more customers, including: appointment requests, phone lead tracking, lead qualification, conversion optimization, advanced form analytics and premium designs. For more information, visit

About LEADING IN LOCAL: SMB Digital Marketing
BIA/Kelsey’s LEADING IN LOCAL conferences are the definitive events on local digital advertising and marketing. LEADING IN LOCAL: SMB Digital Marketing is center stage for the fast-changing, exciting SMB space, as digital innovations transform how SMBs attract, retain and upsell their customers. This is event is focused on how the sales forces of Yellow Pages, search firms, newspapers, TV and radio stations, promotions companies and other digital marketing solutions providers are converging on independent SMBs, franchisees and regional groups. The conference will offer a first-hand look at the latest innovations and influential players in SMB-driven search, video, social media, mobile, promotions, CRM and reputation management. For more information, visit

About BIA/Kelsey
BIA/Kelsey advises companies in the local media space through consulting and valuation services, research, Continuous Advisory Services and conferences. Since 1983 BIA/Kelsey has been a resource to the media, mobile advertising, telecommunications, Yellow Pages and electronic directory markets, as well as to government agencies, law firms and investment companies looking to understand trends and revenue drivers. BIA/Kelsey’s annual conferences draw executives from across industries seeking expert guidance on how companies are finding innovative ways to grow. Additional information is available at, on the company’s Local Media Watch blog, Twitter and Facebook.

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