Could SMS Service, Textlocal be the Most Entrepreneurial Company of Year?

SMS Service leader Textlocal are in the running for not one, but two entrepreneurial business awards in association with
Their expert service which allows any business to communicate with customers from as little as 2.6p, has been shortlisted for ‘Digital Entrepreneur of the Year’; and ‘Most Entrepreneurial Company of the Year’ with only two other contenders in each category.
Textlocal are no strangers to winning awards, having won the ‘Theo Paphitis Best Local Business Award’ in 2007. They have grown significantly, now working with over 75,000 businesses, all benefitting from an extensive Textlocal product and service portfolio including an award winning control panel, email gateway, API interface, and plethora of features which all build up to one of the most advanced and easy-to-use text messaging systems on the market.
Textlocal keep growing in size, but also in innovation and technology. They recently launched their Charity Short Code, giving charities the opportunity to keep a greater percentage of any mobile donation. The Location Based Service is another recent addition to their offering, allowing companies to target customers geographically, and coming soon Mobile Web Pages, giving customers the ability to build mobile sites on the fly.
Textlocal’s recognition, could be seen as evidence that SMS today remains to be a medium that cannot be ignored. Even in the age of the mobile app, and the introduction of QR codes, it is clear that businesses are still interested in mobile marketing and communication, and can see its value and worth.
Darren Daws, Managing Director said “We have come so far in the past 5 years, and our service being recognised in this way is proof that it works for our clients and those that continue to use us to further their own business. We are extremely excited about the prospect of winning!”
The awards event will be held on 16th September 2010.