Advertising and Marketing News - Page 13

Page 13 of Advertising and Marketing News issued by the Send2Press® Newswire service.



In the New Age of VoIP and Telephone Number Portability ‘Promotional Telephone Numbers’ Online Registry Helps Businesses Find Hard to Get Vanity Phone Numbers

LOS ANGELES, Calif. – August 18 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Promotional Telephone Numbers, in association with its sister website Vanitytel.com, today announced the launch of their new online service designed to make it easier for business and professionals to find and obtain desirable and memorable telephone numbers which are compatible with their business.

100 Painted Cows: PETA Supports Unique Advertising Idea

SARASOTA, Fla. – August 4 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — GoldenPalace.com continues to make headlines with extraordinary marketing philosophy. It’s a beautiful summer day. The perfect day for a leisurely drive. There’s nothing but endless farmland until you see a sight that’s right out of the Twilight Zone – 100 cows grazing in a field, with a website address painted on their bodies and several even painted completely purple!

Scott G Creates PSA for U.S. Hospitals on Dangers of Using Drugs, Tobacco or Alcohol When Pregnant

LOS ANGELES, Calif. – Aug. 1 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Fluid sound effects, evocative music, and an out-of-this-world voice transport listeners inside a woman’s body in the new commercial by Scott G of G-Man Music & Radical Radio.

The Worm Crosses Finish Line in Wife-Carrying Contest

CHICAGO, IL – July 7 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — ‘The Worm’ proves there’s a first time for everything. Dennis Rodman was on hand for the 2005 Wife Carrying World Championships in SonkajArvi, Finland, sponsored by GoldenPalace.com. Like so many of the world’s more bizarre events, wife carrying has its origins buried deep in the bosom of an age old local tradition – in this case, the 19th century practice of wife stealing.

Utah Woman Uses Head to Get Child in School – Mother’s Forehead Auction to Pay for Son’s Education

SALT LAKE CITY, UT – June 30 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — The Company renowned for outrageous advertising is at it again. GoldenPalace.com, the Internet casino that helped turn eBay into the ultimate online advertising vehicle, has spent $10,000 to permanently tattoo their website address on a woman’s forehead.

Mass Transmit and Web Zeit Merge

NEW YORK, NY – June 28 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Mass Transmit, a leading interactive marketing company, has entered into an agreement to merge with Web Zeit, a privately held Internet strategy company based in New York. Web Zeit was founded in 1997 and specializes in Internet strategy and development for the financial, not-for-profit and pharmaceutical/consumer health sectors.

New Service Delivers Live Phone Transferred Local Hispanic Auto Leads to Car Dealers Spanish Speaking Staff

LOS ANGELES. Calif. – June 21 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — U.S. Hispanic live mortgage lead provider, Spanish Lead Services announced today they have officially launched their automotive lead product to provide auto dealers with local brand-specific Hispanic auto buying leads. This service is perfect for dealerships that are looking for a new and cost effective way to build more sales to Hispanics. Spanish Lead Services offer car dealers two different methods of receiving leads. A live direct telephone connection to local Hispanics who want to buy their brand of car, and e-mail or fax as a lead delivery method.

VanityTel.com Helps Customers Hunt for Buried Treasure in Their Telephone Number

LONG BEACH, Calif. – June 15 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Vanity Tel Corp. (www.vanitytel.com) today announced the launch of their new online service, designed to connect people who have valuable and desirable telephone numbers with the people, professionals or corporations who want to buy them.

Ad Campaign Climbs to New Heights – Internet Casino Sponsors ‘Spiderman’s’ 62-Story Skyscraper Ascent

HONG KONG – June 13 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — If anyone in the real world can get away with the nickname ‘Spiderman’ it is French climber Alain Robert. The daredevil free-climber scaled Hong Kong’s 62-story Cheung Kong Center skyscraper with his bare hands on Saturday, wearing the ever-popular tattoo of online casino GoldenPalace.com on his naked torso.

Dynamics Direct Debuts Personalized RSS in Email Marketing Platform

LOS ANGELES, Calif. – June 8 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Dynamics Direct, Inc., a leading provider of email marketing software and ASP solutions for the enterprise market, has introduced the first integrated Email and RSS Marketing solution. Really Simple Syndication (RSS) is an XML-based format for content distribution that is now being used by most online publishers including Google, Yahoo!, MSN and others. The breakthrough online marketing solution empowers consumers to get personalized communications to either their email inbox or RSS reader.

BannerTrucks Mobile Billboards Are Worth a Thousand Words Thanks to New Commuter Radio Component

CHICAGO, Ill. – June 7 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Banner Trucks (www.BannerTrucks.com), a unique mobile advertising company based in Chicago, today announced the launch of CommuteTalk, a new short frequency radio station featuring employment and local news on wheels, as well as 15-second spots, rotated every five minutes during drive-time for premium Banner Truck clients. CommuteTalk is designed specifically to target the hard-to-reach drive-time demographic.

In Time for Book Expo America, Authors and Self-Publishers Can Promote Their Works for Free

NEW YORK, NY – Book Expo America – June 3 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Book authors and self-publishers can submit free announcements about new books, upcoming author appearances, interviews and podcasts, book signings, festivals, conferences, workshops, and other book-related news for free publication on Publishers Newswire(TM), the news and marketing resource for book publishers and authors. Founded in 2003 by award-winning journalist and marketing expert Christopher Simmons, the site includes articles, author interviews, and book news.

Who’s Your Daddy? Infant Gets Sponsorship Deal

HARRISBURG, Penn. – May 31 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — People who thought LeBron James or Tiger Woods were too young for their enormous company sponsorships are in for a shock. Internet casino-turned-household name GoldenPalace.com has won an eBay auction to sponsor a newborn baby boy. The boy’s parents scored $999 for the unique sponsorship opportunity.

An Ad Born Every Minute: Baby Named After Popular Internet Company

TRENTON, NJ – May 25 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — With their latest eBay purchase, Internet casino GoldenPalace.com is well on their way to overtaking the name ‘Smith’ in the telephone book. The headline-grabbing casino spent $15,000 to name another child GoldenPalace.com

Direct Response Agency True North Inc. Selects Email Marketing Solution from Dynamics Direct

LOS ANGELES, Calif. – May 17 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Dynamics Direct, Inc., a leading provider of email marketing software and ASP solutions for the enterprise market, announced today that New York based interactive agency True North Inc. has began using the company’s Dynamic Messenger(TM) email marketing solution. The DMA Echo Award winning agency had previously been using an email system provided by BoldFish, which was acquired and integrated into Siebel(R) Systems.

The Complete Ezine Takes the Headache Out of Creating E-Newsletters for Small Businesses

ESSEX COUNTY, NJ – May 11 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Jane Tabachnick e-Marketing has partnered with copywriting firm Fahoury Ink on the launch of The Complete Ezine, a new service for businesses that recognize the benefits of an online newsletter but simply can’t find the time to create one from scratch.

Mother Gives Birth To Bouncing Baby Ad – Newborn To Be Named After Internet Casino GoldenPalace.com

HARTFORD, CT – April 28 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — April 27, 2005 will go down in history as the day GoldenPalace.com was born. A beautiful baby girl came into the world at Charlotte Hungerford Hospital at 3:34am ET to a proud mother that sold her naming rights on eBay to Internet casino GoldenPalace.com for $15,100 while she was still in the womb.

MailFrontier Enhances Salesforce.com with Innovative Email Marketing Solution from Dynamics Direct, Inc.

LOS ANGELES, Calif. — (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Dynamics Direct, Inc., a leading provider of email marketing software and ASP solutions for the enterprise market, announced today that MailFrontier(TM), a leading provider of email security solutions, has successfully integrated the Dynamic Messenger(TM) email marketing platform with MailFrontier’s existing Salesforce.com(R) CRM system.

Corporate Birth: The Next Generation of Advertising – This Baby’s Birth Brought to You by GoldenPalace.com

ATLANTA, GA — (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Internet casino GoldenPalace.com, known mostly for their eccentric eBay purchases, continues to deliver. Elise Harp, the second pregnant woman to use her enlarged belly as an advertising billboard for the casino, has given birth to a bouncing baby girl, Mariah. The birth was officially sponsored by GoldenPalace.com.

eBay Seller Terri Ilagan Auctions Identity and will be Legally Named GoldenPalace.com

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. /Send2Press Newswire/ — When eBay-happy Internet casino GoldenPalace.com saw the header – Rights To Name Me! Legally Change My Full Name Forever! Rare, Lifetime Advertising Idea 4 Your Company/Website! – on a Tennessee woman’s eBay auction page, it was an offer they couldn’t refuse.

Changing the Rules of Conjoint Analysis

NEW YORK, NY /Send2Press Newswire/ — The new Confirmit(R) IdeaMap(R) integrated software will ensure that conjoint analysis is no longer only reserved for those specialists with large budgets; it has finally caught up with the speed, ease and lower cost of online technology, making it available for anyone to use when optimizing products, services, communications and promotions.

Small Businesses Pioneer the Use of Video in On-line Marketing

CINCINNATI, OH /Send2Press Newswire/ — One might not expect small businesses to be pushing the envelope in terms of using video to market online, but they are. Small to mid-size businesses nationwide have turned to Internet Video Commercials for the first time this year. ‘The use of internet video as a promotional tool is one of the fastest growing segments of the internet,’ explains Jim Schmidt, president of eMediaGroup, Inc.

Neotrope Chosen to Provide Internet Marketing Solutions for New York Computer Technology Firm S & R Network Consulting

NEW YORK, NY and TORRANCE, Calif. /Send2Press Newswire/ — Neotrope(R), a leading advertising, PR, and Internet Marketing firm established 1983, today announced it has been chosen by a leading New York computer network and database integration firm, S & R Network Consulting (www.sr-network.com), to provide promotion and brand development for their company and Website.

Mexico’s Largest Restaurant Company Retains Quantified Marketing Group

ORLANDO, FL /Send2Press Newswire/ — Known as the nation’s only full-service strategic marketing and public relations firm exclusively focused on the restaurant industry, Orlando-based Quantified Marketing Group has crafted a niche that has dramatically increased revenues over the last year. The company’s growth received a significant boost when Mexico’s largest restaurant company recently announced that Quantified Marketing Group was named its outsourced marketing department.

Mediaguide and Focus Marketing Partner to Create New Tool to Help Focus Radio Promotions

NEW YORK, NY /Send2Press Newswire/ — Focus Marketing, a leader in the application of information analysis and information-driven marketing for the music business, and Mediaguide, the most advanced monitoring and reporting system for radio airplay, just announced their partnership.

Non-Profit Organizations to Receive $22K in Free PR Grants and Marketing Support

LOS ANGELES, Calif. /Send2Press Newswire/ — Neotrope(R), a brand identity and marketing firm established Jan. 1983, is donating $22K in free public relations and newswire services to worthy non-profit and charitable organizations to celebrate its 22nd anniversary. Neotrope previously donated $25K worth of services in 2000, and has provided discounted or free services to various non-profits for more than 20 years. Organizations may apply for this program starting Jan 28.

Marketers & Ad Agencies Use Hot Spots From Gmanmusic.com for Instant Radio Advertising

LOS ANGELES, Calif. /Send2Press Newswire/ — When a company needs to get a marketing message out to targeted audiences very quickly, nothing works better than the radio commercials called ‘Hot Spots’ from G-Man Music & Radical Radio, states Brian Forest, spokesperson for the Los Angeles production company.

1-800-SKI VAIL Wins Trademark Lawsuit Against Vail Associates

DENVER, CO /Send2Press Newswire/ — On January 3, 2005, Vend-Tel-Co, Ltd., a small business from Fort Collins, Colorado won a federal trademark lawsuit against skiing giant Vail Associates, Inc. over the right to use 1-800-SKI VAIL. In the lawsuit, Judge Matsch of the U.S. District Court determined that Vail Associates could not use its registered trademark VAIL to prevent Eric Hanson from using his registered trademark, 1-800-SKI VAIL. The small business makes well-priced condo, hotel, and resort reservations at a variety of ski area locations through dozens of 1-800-SKI phone numbers.

Most Read News Stories of 2004 by Media and Journalists Announced

TORRANCE, Calif. /Send2Press Newswire/ — Neotrope/Send2Press, a PR agency and news distribution organization established Jan. 1983, has announced its most popular news stories of 2004 disseminated through the Send2Press Newswire (www.Send2Press.com). The top-20 news stories, based on number of readings by journalists and media professionals is a fascinating cross section of the kind of news being announced by small businesses, and the type of news actually being read – and potentially reported on – by active news media professionals.