Marketing Awards Tag

Gettin’ GIFFY Part 2: Social Media Marketing

How effective are GIFs in social media marketing and how should you use them?   The short answer: They are highly effective and you should promote and share them everywhere you post and respond to customers.   Now, for the long answer: Yes, using a GIF over a static image is going to grab more eyeballs. It’s well known that GIFs are a simple and powerful way to show off products, highlight a special offer and latch onto popular trends.   That’s all wonderful but the GIFs largest potential lies in people sharing your brand.   For those unfamiliar, the ideal situation goes something like this: Your brand creates and shares some highly appealing GIFs possibly through your GIPHY channel. If your GIFs gain traction, people looking to add cute little GIFs to their Instagram stories, text messages, etc., will find your GIF in top search results. Very suddenly, your GIF could be reaching millions of people.   You’ll find...

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And the Direct Marketer of the Year award goes to….

As our DCI crew boarded the Spirit of Philadelphia for the Philly DMA Benny Awards, they knew it would be an unforgettable voyage. That’s because our very own captain, Nick Lanzi, was about to be honored as Direct Marketer of the Year for 2019!   If you know Nick, then this award is not a huge surprise. If not, here are three things you need to know about DCI’s founder and president: His entrepreneurial boldness has propelled DCI from a basement home office in 1995 to one of the fastest growing companies in the Greater Philadelphia Area. (Wharton Small Business Development Center and Philadelphia Media Network’s “Philly 100” Award and Philadelphia Business Journal’s “Soaring 76” Award, 2017) He is the embodiment of what makes the Philadelphia direct marketing scene more collaborative than competitive. Nick’s unique brand of unpretentious and personal leadership is admired throughout our agency and the direct marketing sphere at large.   But...

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Philadelphia Business Journal’s Soaring 76 recognizes our growth

Direct Choice is excited to announce that we have been recognized as one of the Philadelphia Business Journal’s Soaring 76 companies. This new distinction honors the 76 fastest growing companies in the Greater Philadelphia area based on three years of revenue. This is huge, literally…The Soaring 76 accepted nominations from 19 counties across Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and Delaware. Given the vast number of highly successful businesses in this region, we consider our inclusion to be a huge honor. “First and foremost, my appreciation goes out to our loyal clients and amazing staff,” said CEO Nick Lanzi. “They are the driving force behind our success. Our Soaring 76 ranking is a testament to their expertise and dedication.” Soaring 76 rankings are based on the percentage increase in a company’s annual revenue between 2014 and 2016. An independent accounting and consulting firm verified revenues for each company nominated for the Soaring 76....

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