Leading mobile marketing and communications company Textlocal have won a Marketing Innovation Award for their unlocked m-commerce solution for the SME market, and an innovative approach empowering small businesses.
Textlocal provide a full range of online mobile communication services for businesses. From forms, tickets and survey templates to bulk online SMS sends, these services enable any business to instantly send text messages online for pennies to their customers, members or staff.
The panel of DMA (Direct Marketing Association) judges which included representatives from BJL, Carat and the DMA, rewarded Textlocal for their dedication to supporting businesses in their deployment of results driven targeted direct marketing campaigns.They were selected as winners from a shortlist which included three other businesses, at a prestigious event in Manchester which saw 170 of the region’s leading direct marketing companies, members from the DMA Councils and senior DMA representatives including DMA Regional Chair Tony Kane.
Tony Kane, commented, “Innovation and creativity are the driving force of the direct marketing industry and Textlocal has proved themselves to be a true champion of such innovation. Their solution has unlocked Mcommerce for SMEs, empowering them to deploy results driven targeted DM campaigns.”
Managing Director Darren Daws said, “We are delighted to receive such a prestigious award, and extremely proud that it has been voted for by experts from within the marketing and media industry. To win a DMA Award speaks volumes for what we stand for at Textlocal, mobile messaging is a permission based, cost-effective, yet results driven channel, and this proves how we work with our clients in a manner that no longer associates text messaging with spam. We have successfully developed a one-stop shop for all mobile messaging and marketing activities, from mobile web, multi-media messaging and short codes, to charity services and SMS API Gateways, we have it all contained in one slick, easy to navigate, new and improved system. The recognition for all of this is outstanding and we are excited about the new and exciting developments we have in store for 2012”.