Bulk SMS Software and Services Provider Textlocal Expands

Chester mobile marketing firm, Textlocal, has appointed 2 new directors as it looks to expand in the UK and internationally.

Townsend Marketing director, Rob Townsend, joins from The home group, where he was Group business development director. He’s also worked for Gyro HSR, SASS and The Direct Marketing Group.

“I’m really excited to join the team at Textlocal. A hugely progressive company with a fantastic reputation and strong foundations, the potential for what we can achieve is limitless,” stated Townsend.

“We are just scratching the surface as there are still many businesses missing out on the power of mobile. We need to move quickly to ensure we guide and educate those businesses that are being left behind”.

New sales director, Jason Palgrave-Jones was previously general manager of sales and marketing at Argos/Homebase.

“Today, with such a high percentage of reported mobile users, it’s clear that companies must revert to the small screen for faster, personalised marketing campaigns,” added Textlocal managing director, Darren Daws said,

Townsend and Palgrave-Jones have been recruited to exploit opportunities both at home and in the international market.

See published article: http://www.how-do.co.uk/north-west-media-news/north-west-marketing-services/txtlocal-recruits-sales-and-marketing-directors-20110928100955531