Linda Baumann, co-owner of Marketplace Media, has been selected as an Authorized Local Expert by Constant Contact®, Inc., the trusted marketing advisor to more than half a million small organizations worldwide. As an Authorized Local Expert, Baumann will offer training seminars on best practices in online marketing throughout Montana.
“I’m excited and honored to be selected for this partnership with Constant Contact to present a series of seminars across the state at no cost to anyone who wants the guidance to jump-start their marketing”, said Baumann. “This service will give businesses and non-profit organizations more tools to help promote their business. Teaching is what I love doing best, and I am thrilled for the opportunity to do more of it.”
Constant Contact Authorized Local Experts are dedicated to educating small businesses, nonprofits and organizations on how to achieve success through email and social media marketing. Local Experts are authorized by Constant Contact to deliver our field-tested seminars because of their proven expertise, passion and commitment to working with Constant Contact in their local community.
Baumann will host training workshops throughout Montana focused on using email marketing and social media marketing to engage key audiences, drive dialogues, and build relationships.
“We are thrilled to have Linda as part of the Authorized Local Experts program,” said Catherine Kniker, vice president of local success at Constant Contact. “We believe education and training on marketing best practice leads to more success for small organizations. Our Authorized Local Experts are in a fantastic position to serve their local community by sharing their expertise and our successful, educational KnowHow.”
About Linda Baumann Linda Baumann is a marketing expert with over 30 years experience developing and implementing marketing strategies spanning a wide variety of industries. Prior to founding Marketplace Media in 2006, she managed newspapers, radio and television stations in positions such as publisher and general manager. She has taught marketing principles through workshops and public speaking for the Chamber of Commerce, MBN Symposium, Bresnan Communications, University of Montana and more. She recently received the 2012 Business Woman of the Year award from the Missoula Businesswomen’s Network. In her role as a Local Expert for Constant Contact, Baumann will use her expertise to provide coaching for small businesses and organizations.
About Marketplace Media Marketplace Media is a full-service marketing firm located in Missoula, Montana. The firm helps local businesses to build their brand through TV, radio, billboard and newspaper advertising as well as print collateral, social media, email marketing and websites. Marketplace Media has served over 400 clients with their marketing needs since its inception and has been a Constant Contact Partner for the past five years. Marketplace Media manages many of their client’s monthly e-newsletters as well as publishing their own weekly e-newsletter, “What’s New in the Marketplace?”
About Constant Contact, Inc.
Constant Contact wrote the book on Engagement Marketing™ – the new marketing success formula that helps small organizations create and grow customer relationships in today’s socially connected world. More than half a million small businesses, nonprofits and associations worldwide use the company’s online marketing tools to generate repeat business and referrals through email marketing, social media marketing, event marketing, local deals and online surveys. Only Constant Contact offers the proven combination of affordable tools and free KnowHow, including local seminars, personal coaching and award-winning product support. The company further supports small organizations through its extensive network of consultants/resellers, technology providers, franchises and national associations.
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