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Carly Zed Zander

Carly Zed Zander
Author Carly Zander has written for numerous publications including CrossMedia and Search Engine Intelligence, and in the music business for outfits like Neotrope® Records. She is a full-time content manager for the Neotrope® News Network.

Market Research: Cable TV Operators Targeting Small Business Phone Customers Means Phone Companies Lose...

BOONTON, N.J. -- The top 20 cable operators are ramping up to grab a slice of the lucrative small business phone market, a move that could cost incumbent phone companies more than four billion dollars over the next five years, says a new market research report from Insight Research Corp. Incumbent phone companies are expected to loose more than 1.5 million small business phone lines to cable competitors by the close of 2007.

Direct Hit Media Tees Up with Advertisers and Delivers the Green

ORLANDO. Fla. -- Direct Hit Media, llc, headquartered in Florida, has created a unique form of targeted advertising; it delivers one of the best one-to-one marketing venues available - the Cart-Vertising(TM) program. How is it done? Advertisements are placed on golf carts within an established network of premium golf courses throughout the United States.

WiMoto Inc. Demonstrates Technology Using Social Networks for Massively Repercussive Personalized Wireless Marketing

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. -- Imagine: You're walking down Market St. approaching Stockton. Your cell phone beeps and you open it to see the cover of the new CD from your favorite Reggaeton artist, Don Omar. A colorful message from Virgin Records across the street scrolls across the screen: "Serena - Welcome to the neighborhood! Come in and pick up this CD and we'll give you 20% off.

RegisterFly Scandal Culminates in Class Action Lawsuit

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. -- Yesterday, a U.S. District Court judge unsealed a class action lawsuit (case #07cv00188) against Internet domain registrar RegisterFly along with the corporation charged with accreditation and oversight of registrars, the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers ("ICANN"), among others.

Market Research: Call Centers to Increase Focus on People in Coming Year

LOVELAND, Colo. -- According to the 2007 Call Center Best Practices Benchmarking Reports from leading contact center research firm Centerserve(R), key findings show that customers are the number-one driver of contact center changes. Featuring 250 companies from 51 countries, the reports show that "improving the customer experience" was listed by call center managers as the top priority for their organizations in the coming 12 to 24 months.

Jannine Salo Joins Growing New York City Based Digital Marketing Firm, Elephant Ventures

NEW YORK, N.Y. -- Elephant Ventures, a New York City based Digital Marketing and Strategic Services Company added a new member to its executive team in January - Senior Vice President of Business Development, Jannine Salo. Elephant Ventures is proud to welcome Ms. Salo, a dynamic professional who will help guide the Company's continued growth.

Market Research: Content Protection Digital Rights Management Market Spending Exceeds $9 Billion Over Five...

InsightBOONTON, N.J. -- Spending on digital rights management (DRM) software and hardware to protect entertainment, commercial software, and other information will exceed $9 billion dollars over the next five years, says a new market research report from Insight Research Corp. By the close of 2007, total worldwide spending on DRM will reach just over $1 billion, and by 2012 business spending is forecasted to grow to nearly $1.9 billion, according to the new research study.

Free Direct Mail Marketing Course Launched by The Ballantine Corporation

WAYNE, N.J. -- The Ballantine Corporation today announced the release of a free, email marketing course that provides people with direct mail marketing tips that can be applied to their direct mail campaigns. The company, which has been in business for over 40 years, wanted to give something back to the business community; they decided to gather together their resources and knowledge to create this free email course.

B2B Marketing Writer and SEO Expert Dianna Huff to Speak at Yankee IABC Seminar

BOSTON, Mass. -- The Yankee Chapter of International Association of Business Communicators (Yankee IABC) today announced its spring line-up. These business events run the spectrum from overall communications strategy and planning to the more specific technical strategies around business communications.

Market Research: Intellikey Labs Releases Ultimate DVD Testing Matrix and AMP

GLENDALE, Calif. -- Intellikey Labs, a recognized leader in optical disc quality assurance content testing, announced today the launch of Intellikey DVD Testing Matrix 6.0. This latest matrix enables Intellikey to provide the most definitive AMP(SM) rating system available for DVD testing on domestic players. Matrix 6.0 is the most representative DVD testing matrix ever released.