15% Use Social Media to Find Local Businesses

Did you know 15 percent of consumers use social networking sites to search for local businesses? Too many companies are missing out on the opportunity to develop their own community within social media, helping to grow their authority and awareness within the networks of people most interested in their products and services. Even those who recognize the opportunity are still struggling to execute it, though. We’ve discussed Balihoo’s local marketing automation toolset on the blog

Balihoo: Local Marketing Automation

Today we had Shane Vaughan on the radio show discussing local marketing automation. Shane is CMO of Balihoo, a company that provides local marketing automation services. Balihoo is a marketing automation platform that serves enterprise companies who have local level marketing needs, like franchises, retail distribution, or local service companies. Examples are like 1800Doctors.com, Geico, MattressFirm to name a few. Balihoo is the premier provider of Local Marketing Automation technology and services to national brands