The Countess Group - Marketing and Communications

Constant Contact Authorized Local Expert to Co-Host Seminar: Successful Email Marketing

June 18 Event at the Country Club of Mount Dora to Help Small Businesses and Nonprofits Achieve Success with Email Marketing


Mount Dora, FL -- (SBWIRE) -- 06/16/2014 -- Ken Countess, an Authorized Local Expert of Constant Contact®, Inc., and the East Lake Chamber of Commerce will offer a seminar on Success with Email Marketing to help small businesses and nonprofits in the Mount Dora area understand how email marketing can drive success.

Ken Countess is managing director of The Countess Group, a strategic marketing and communications consultancy now in its 14th year. An award-winning marketer and an internationally recognized, accredited expert on Email Marketing and Social Media Marketing, Ken’s approach to educating audiences about how to use email marketing and social media tools such as LinkedIn, Facebook and Twitter to build their business or non-profit has earned him the respect of loyal followers around the world.

The East Lake County Area Chamber of Commerce unites hundreds of business and professional firms, creating a unique central agency working to improve businesses and creating a healthy environment in which to conduct business.

In just a short time, this information-packed seminar will demonstrate how email marketing – the hands-on, low-cost marketing tool – can really help drive business success.

In this session, participants will discover how communicating with customers regularly can help a small business stay connected, and generate increased referrals, repeat sales, and unwavering customer loyalty.

Participants will learn how to start and build a strong permission-based customer list, get their audience to open, read and act on their email, and use their past results to sharpen their email marketing program as they go along.

This practical seminar will provide a concise, but comprehensive overview of how easy it is to create and send professional-looking email newsletters and promotions. Attendees will learn the latest best practices and proven strategies.

Participants will have plenty of time to ask questions, share experiences, and network with peers. And they’ll leave with real-world insights and knowledge that they can put to work immediately, to help their business succeed.

Event Details:

-Date: Wednesday, June 18, 2014
-Time: 12 Noon
-Location: Country Club of Mount Dora, 1900 Country Club Blvd, Mount Dora, FL 32757
-Registration: This Chamber meeting is open to the public. Register at
-Presenter: Ken Countess, Constant Contact Authorized Local Expert
-Cost: Educational seminar is free. Lunch is $15.50.

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About The Countess Group
The Countess Group (TCG) is a marketing and communications consultancy which has been providing strategic vision, tactical execution and measurable results for clients since 2001.

TCG provides value-added services such as:

-Strategic Marketing
-Marketing Communications
-Corporate Communications
-Email Marketing
-Social Media Marketing
-Public Relations
-Internet/Website Development and Optimization
-Customer Acquisition/Retention/Engagement
-Lead/Demand Generation
-Customer Relationship Management
-Sales Channel Development
-Sales Training and Support
-Trade Show Support

Now in its 14th year, the company is led by Ken Countess, an award-winning marketer and an accredited, nationally recognized expert on Email Marketing and Social Media Marketing. Ken’s approach to educating audiences how to use email marketing and social media tools such as #LinkedIn, #Facebook, #Google+, #YouTube and #Twitter to build their business has earned him the respect of loyal followers around the country.

Mr. Countess has held executive management positions at several Fortune 100 companies and has been a senior partner at Ascend Marketing, a 35-person marketing firm. While with such well-known companies as Motorola, Marriott, and Caremark (now CVS), Ken has been responsible for creation and delivery of multiple successful sales growth strategies, strategic messaging and communications, and change management programs for worldwide markets.

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About Constant Contact, Inc.
Constant Contact wrote the book on Engagement Marketing™ – the new marketing success formula that helps small organizations create and grow customer relationships in today’s socially connected world. More than half a million small businesses, nonprofits and associations worldwide use the company’s online marketing tools to generate repeat business and referrals through email marketing, social media marketing, event marketing, local deals and online surveys. Only Constant Contact offers the proven combination of affordable tools and free KnowHow, including local seminars, personal coaching and award-winning product support. The company further supports small organizations through its extensive network of consultants/resellers, technology providers, franchises and national associations.

Constant Contact and the Constant Contact Logo are registered trademarks of Constant Contact, Inc. All Constant Contact product names and other brand names mentioned herein are trademarks or registered trademarks of Constant Contact, Inc. All other company and product names may be trademarks or service marks of their respective owners.

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