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NEWS: (RALEIGH, N.C.) One of the largest automotive marketing agencies in the East is on the move again. Sokal Media Group has relocated its headquarters to 11550 Common Oaks Drive in Raleigh, N.C. The move consolidates more than 80 of their more than 100 employees in a newly designed, spacious, 20,000 square foot environment.
NEWS: (ATLANTA, Ga.) XanCan, LLC today announced the expansion of its textured aluminum beverage can concept into the aerosol can markets. Functional changes to the aerosol can as we know it have been minimal since its introduction. The idea of texturing the sidewall of an aerosol can (patent pending) is both innovative and revolutionary. XanCan(TM) breathes new life into an old favorite while adding personality, flare and of course, function.
NEWS: (SAN DIEGO, Calif.) Syntax Creative is pleased to announce a new deal with Elevation Church, which Outreach Magazine named in 2015 the 15th largest church in America. Pastored by Steven Furtick, the multi-site church with 20,000 weekly attendees calls over a dozen locations home, including its base in Matthews, North Carolina. Elevation Church will release its second Kids Worship album, 'One In a Million,' worldwide on April 29.
Fine Art Reproduction and Archiving: CyberCopy Launches Rencay SuperFineArt Scanning Imaging Service in Calif.
NEWS: (CULVER CITY, Calif.) CyberCopy, Inc. is excited to announce that it is the first, and currently only, company to offer the Rencay SuperFineArt(TM) scanning back imaging system in the U.S. To date, Rencay has been mostly exclusive to Europe and Asia.
NEWS: (NEPTUNE, N.J.) Move For Hunger, a national charity, today announced that it has again been selected to receive the annual J.L. Simmons Non-Profit PR Grant for 2016. The Grant, launched in 2000 by Neotrope(R) helps worthy causes raise visibility to media and public for the charity's good works.
NEWS: (CHARLOTTE, N.C.) Tallahassee Dodge Chrysler Jeep Ram (DCJ) in Tallahassee, Florida. has awarded their advertising account to Sokal Media Group of North Carolina. Chuck Urban, who is a familiar face as spokesperson and dealer principal for the independently owned store, made the decision in February 2016.
NEWS: (ASHLAND, Ohio) Hedstrom Fitness is excited and proud to announce internationally recognized trainer, presenter and programmer, Keli Roberts as the new Kamagon(R) Ball Brand Ambassador. The Kamagon Ball is a revolutionary product that changes the paradigm of functional training.
NEWS: (MORRISVILLE, N.C.) Manhattan Jeep Chrysler Dodge at 678 Eleventh Ave. and Alfa Romeo Fiat of Manhattan, 629 W 54th St. have awarded their advertising accounts to Sokal Media Group of North Carolina. Founded in 1988 by John Monninger, the family-owned and operated dealer group has a long history of providing exceptional sales expertise and service to their customers.<br/>
NEWS: (MORRISVILLE, N.C.) Hill-Kelly Dodge Chrysler Jeep Ram in Pensacola, Florida recently announced that effective January 1, 2016 Sokal Media Group became the dealership's new agency of record. Founded in 1950, Hill-Kelly is one of the leading Dodge, Chrysler, Jeep and Ram dealers in Western Florida.
NEWS: (IRVING, Texas) As North Texas creative and design agency the Bubble enters its 17th year in business, the company has plenty of linchpin client campaigns to reflect on - from the College Football Playoffs, Super Bowl XLV, the NBA, Texas Rangers and the Crowne Plaza Invitational to Six Flags, Sony, Kraft, Axe and Levi's - but more importantly, a host of highly-visible projects to be announced in 2016.
NEWS: Neotrope, a California-based PR firm, has announced an extension to the 2016 annual PR Grants program application deadline, for U.S.-based 501(c)3 charities, to February 15. Launched in 2000, the Non-Profit PR Grant was designed to help raise awareness of selected charities to traditional media, to the public, as well as to potential "halo" sponsors and donors.
NEWS: Thintri, Inc. announces a new market study that projects significant opportunities for new technologies in wear coatings. The report, 'Wear Coatings: Hard Chrome and Its Alternatives, 2016,' highlights the movement from traditional hard chrome and even common chrome replacements like thermal spray to an array of new technologies that care poised to capture significant markets in wear coating applications.
NEWS: Mid America Mortgage, Inc. Owner and CEO Jeff Bode announced the firm has developed Mid America Concierge, an online marketing support portal for its strategic business partners, including real estate agents and brokers.
NEWS: On Dec. 2, 2015 Bash Foo was acknowledged by the Tipp City Chamber of Commerce as the 2015 Small Business of the Year at their annual Holiday Gala in Ohio. The awards program recognizes Tipp City-area companies and its leaders who have proven themselves in the business community.
NEWS: Crystal Auto Mall in N.J. has selected Sokal Media Group as their agency of record. Founded in 1990, Crystal is one of the leading Toyota, Scion and Mazda dealers in New Jersey. The decision was made based on Sokal Media Group's creative strategy and extensive experience in the automotive industry.
NEWS: The Pennsylvania-based Faulkner Organization has selected Sokal Media Group as their agency of record. Founded in 1932 Faulkner is the leading automotive retailer in Central and Southeastern Pa. and one of the largest privately held and family run dealer groups in the nation with more than 1,300 employees.
NEWS: Adapt Partners, an integrated marketing agency based in North Carolina, has added a new full-time employee to its staff: Technical SEO Director, Brian Gilley. This strategic hire was a move for the agency to enhance its Technical SEO services as it has been an offering that has not only provided the agency with an edge since inception, but has also increased in demand over the years.
NEWS: Photos of kittens are cute, but clothing and food are where it's at when it comes to online advertising. PopMarker Inc., creators of the advertising industry's most advanced platform for programmatic and in-image advertising, found that fashion and food are the most likely to lead to views, which can in turn generate cash for publishers.
NEWS: Los Angeles-based Neotrope, a 32-year-old brand marketing, PR, and content development firm, today announced the launch of its 2016 annual PR Grants program for U.S.-based 501(c)3 charities. Launched in 2000, the Non-Profit PR Grant was designed to help raise awareness of selected charities to traditional media, to the public, as well as to potential 'halo' sponsors and donors.
NEWS: Journey Sales, a leading provider of innovative customer engagement solutions for sales professionals, is pleased to announce that they will be a sponsor of the CEB 2015 Sales and Marketing Summit, to be held October 20-22 at the Cosmopolitan Hotel in Las Vegas, Nevada.
NEWS: MCT Trading, Inc., a recognized industry leader in mortgage risk management providing pipeline hedging, best-execution loan sales and centralized lock desk services, announced that it hired Paul Yarbrough to manage new client on-boarding, its secondary marketing technology, and solution training.
When used with discretion, social media offers fruitful ways for consumers and LTC agents to connect says ACSIA Partners
NEWS: Long-term care (LTC) insurance agents often resist reaching out to friends who could use their help. And seekers of LTC insurance information also resist reaching out to friends who may be in the business. But there's much to gain from overcoming this reluctance, according to ACSIA Partners, a leading long-term care insurance agency.
New Dining Segmentation from Cogensia Provides Targeted Solutions for Hyperlocal Restaurant Marketing
NEWS: Cogensia, a data-driven marketing firm, recently launched a breakthrough restaurant marketing solution - Dining Segments. The segments categorize U.S. households based on eight of the most popular dining categories. The segmentation places every consumer into different profiles based on hundreds of demographic, survey, lifestyle and interest data elements.
NEWS: Eularis announces the release of E-VAI, the latest development in sophisticated artificial intelligence (AI) technology delivering next generation analytics and decision making to Pharma marketers globally. E-VAI changes the game for marketers struggling to understand and get value from their marketing.
NEWS: Klingenstein, Fields and Co., L.L.C. today is now operating as 'Klingenstein Fields Wealth Advisors' as part of a recent rebranding initiative. The new brand highlights the firm's integrated approach in providing comprehensive wealth management services to a broad range of high-net-worth clients.
NEWS: Ohio's Mulch Manufacturing Inc., a leader in packaged mulch manufacturing and distribution, announced the selection of Katz Marketing Solutions to provide brand marketing strategy and brand expansion services.
LOS ANGELES, Calif. /eNewsChannels/ -- NEWS: iLove.LA announced today that its new site, VipDomains.LA is now open. Anyone now has the chance to takeover a service area, product or the prestige of owning a word for L.A., online. Open to all, benefit now from owning the best .LA domain names. You didn't have to be first ten years ago, bid in auctions, pay extra early fees, or buy from your unwilling competitor.
NEW YORK, N.Y. /eNewsChannels/ -- NEWS: A new online directory - Rug Cleaning Companies (RugCleaningCompanies.com) - has assembled what it believes to be 'the best rug cleaning carpet services in New York.' Need someone to clean your drapes or high-end carpet? They've got you covered.
SEATTLE, Wash. /eNewsChannels/ -- NEWS: Seattle's Eco Roof Service expanded its business by 60 percent in just a few months through new marketing channels like social media and door-to-door. Social media marketing had increased its name recognition and attracted new customers, announced Aaron Zarling of the Seattle roofing company.
Internationally Recognized Exercise Physiologist Tom Holland aligns with MostFit as a Brand Ambassador
LOS ANGELES, Calif. /eNewsChannels/ -- NEWS: MostFit is excited and proud to announce the onboarding of internationally recognized exercise physiologist and certified sports nutritionist Tom Holland, as a Brand Ambassador.
SCHAUMBURG, Ill. /eNewsChannels/ -- NEWS: Cogensia this month launched Audience IntelliList - the marketer's new, go-to solution for selecting the best targeted direct mail and email marketing lists. Loaded with key information to target and acquire new customers, IntelliList's database contains more than 113 million households.
Weitz & Luxenberg will investigate potential claims from consumers pestered by unsolicited phone calls
NEW YORK, N.Y. /eNewsChannels/ -- NEWS: Weitz and Luxenberg today announced it will investigate potential claims from consumers pestered by unsolicited phone calls or spam text messages from telemarketers, debt collectors and others.
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. /eNewsChannels/ -- NEWS: Arkansas Mutual Insurance Company announced today that it will be joining Constellation, a mutual holding company, and its family of companies. Arkansas Mutual is a provider of medical professional liability insurance for physicians, located in Little Rock; it will be the third Constellation member company, joining MMIC and UMIA.
GREAT FALLS, Va. /eNewsChannels/ -- NEWS: LeaseAccelerator announced today that sales leader and go-to-market strategist Jay McGlynn has joined the company as Chief Revenue Officer. Jay brings more than 40 years of enterprise technology sales experience to a team delivering comprehensive Equipment Lease Management (ELM) solutions to Fortune 1000 companies.
Leading Voiceover Talent Marketplace, Voices.com Secures $2 Million in Capital Investment from BDC Capital
LONDON, Ontario /eNewsChannels/ -- NEWS: Voices.com, the go-to online marketplace for voice-over talent, is pleased to announce a $2 million working capital investment from BDC Capital. The company will use this capital to acquire additional space, tools, and hire more people to maintain momentum as it is working to solidify its leading market position.
MobileMoment Powered by ImageAMMO allows brands to connect with consumers by using the art of immediate gratification
MIAMI, Fla. /eNewsChannels/ -- NEWS: ImageAMMO LLC and MobileMoment LLC have entered into an exclusive license and distribution agreement to offer the ImageAMMO platform for use in mobile marketing. ImageAMMO developed the technology for the next-generation platform to distribute and manage digital content in smartphones and tablets.
Tanis Communications Inc. Continues Expansion Throughout U.S. to Serve Major High-Tech Markets with New Austin Location
MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. /eNewsChannels/ -- NEWS: Tanis Communications, Inc., an award-winning marketing and PR services firm specializing in business-to-business (B2B) communications for high-tech companies, today announced the opening of its office in Austin, Texas, adding to its presence in Silicon Valley and New York City.
PLEASANTVILLE, N.Y. /eNewsChannels/ -- NEWS: So-called 'vanity phone numbers' offer a unique and easy marketing opportunity for small businesses. Once you acquire a vanity, easy to remember phone number from RingBoost, it's yours, a unique asset. Like a piece of property, no one else can own it.
FAIRFIELD, Conn. /eNewsChannels/ -- NEWS: LinkedIn Evangelist Marc W. Halpert, managing director of Connect2Collaborate, has announced his newest seminar, 'Deep Dive Into LinkedIn,' is now available for purchase. Halpert said, 'Deep Dive into LinkedIn features 77 slides over about 90 minutes with dozens of pragmatic, tangible ideas to make your brand soar by showing you exactly how to use LinkedIn's latest 2015 enhancements.'
Enterprise Growth Strategist David Nour to keynote the ProfitStars Educational Conference and Technology Showcase
NEW ORLEANS, La. /eNewsChannels/ -- NEWS: David Nour, enterprise growth strategist, and thought leader on Relationship Economics, will be presenting the keynote address at the 2015 ProfitStars Educational Conference and Technology Showcase (PEC) on March 17, 2015 at the Hyatt Regency in New Orleans.