Saturday, May 16, 2009

Oneupweb Named a 2010 Michigan Economic Bright Spot

Oneupweb Named a 2010 Michigan Economic Bright Spot

Corp! Magazine recognizes the vitality of Oneupweb as the digital marketing leader continues to grow and give back to their community.

Traverse City, MI (PRWEB) May 4, 2010

More than 10 years ago Oneupweb (http://www. oneupweb. com) Founder and CEO Lisa Wehr started a small online marketing agency in her basement. She had only four employees. Now, Oneupweb is a nationally recognized leader and innovator in digital marketing with over 40 employees. They remain and are committed to operating as a Michigan-based company.

"Traverse City is where we live, where we work and where we play. We've made a home for ourselves here, and have vowed to keep the company in Michigan," says Oneupweb Founder and CEO Lisa Wehr. "We feel honored Corp! Magazine has recognized us for our growth and our dedication to the state of Michigan."

That recognition came in the form of being honored as one of Corp! Magazine's 2010 Michigan Economic Bright Spots. Michigan's largest business magazine recognized Oneupweb as a Michigan-based company that continues to shine. Since the founding of Oneupweb in 1996, the company has flourished into one of the nation's leading digital marketing agencies with a goal of giving back to their home state.

Perhaps the best example of Oneupweb doing just that came in the form of their One for the Road: Operation Michigan (http://onefortheroad. oneupweb. com) tour in August 2009. Understanding the challenges Michigan businesses are facing, Wehr and a group of employees packed into a 1970's motor home and traveled around the state. They made stops in four different cities, providing free digital marketing services to any Michigan company that met them along the way.

"The One for the Road tour was a truly rewarding experience. It was a simple concept of a Michigan company giving aid, advice and inspiration to other Michigan companies," states Wehr. "Watching business owners and professionals become more confident in their marketing strategies put a huge smile on all our faces, and that was all the reward we needed."

And as Corp! Magazine has pointed out; Oneupweb is certainly serving as a bright spot for the state.

To find out more about Oneupweb, visit OneUpWeb. com (http://www. oneupweb. com).

About Oneupweb
Oneupweb has been an innovator in digital marketing for more than a decade, creating integrated online marketing plans that incorporate natural search engine optimization (SEO), paid search marketing (PPC), social media marketing, digital pr, display advertising, analytics, creative services, mobile marketing, website design, web 2.0 technology, audio/video/podcasting, and research, training and consultation. Heralded by an independent research firm for their leadership team, Midwestern work ethic and solid experience in optimizing complicated sites, Oneupweb has been named a Top 20 Search Marketing Agency by Advertising Age for three consecutive years, and CEO Lisa Wehr is recognized as an Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year. The company publishes an award-winning blog entitled StraightUpSearch (http://www. straightupsearch. com/), and an award-winning monthly newsletter entitled OneUp Low-Down (http://www. oneupweb. com/news/newsletter/). Oneupweb is a privately held company located in Traverse City, Michigan. For more information on Oneupweb, please call 231.922.9977, visit OneUpWeb. com (http://www. oneupweb. com) or follow them on Twitter @Oneupweb (http://www. twitter. com/oneupweb) and @LisaWehr (http://www. twitter. com/lisawehr).


American Express Offers Free Shipping On Holiday Gift Cards

American Express Offers Free Shipping On Holiday Gift Cards

Early-Bird Gift Card Shoppers get free shipping and save on rush orders with promotional code www. americanexpress. com/gift

New York (PRWEB) November 9, 2007

For early-bird shoppers looking to save money this holiday season, American Express® introduced free online shipping and discounts on rush orders when they purchase American Express Gift Cards (http://www. americanexpress. com/gift) before December 10, 2007.

Customers can save $5.95 on shipping - making standard shipping free. The offer is valid for online purchases of the classic American Express Gift Card, Gift Card Especially for (SM) Kids, Gift Card Especially for Teens, Gift Card Especially for Movie Lovers, Gift Card Especially for Dining, Gift Card Especially for the Bride and Groom, Gift Card Especially for Birthdays, and Gift Card Especially for Thank You.

The promotion is also available for online purchases of American Express gift cards for business (http://www. americanexpress. com/gift), including the American Express Gift Card, the American Express Gift Card Especially For Dining and for Thank You, and the customizable American Express Gift Card.

"Now, by ordering gift cards online, customers can avoid the crush of holiday shoppers, save some money and still have a great gift--the gift of choice--for anyone on their shopping lists," said Stefan Happ, vice president and general manager, American Express Gift Cards.

Shoppers can get their free shipping at the American Express Web site (http://www. americanexpress. com/gift) by purchasing American Express Gift Cards using the promotional code VSSHIP07.

The American Express Gift Card, available in denominations ranging between $25 and $500, can be redeemed at U. S. retailers and restaurants that accept American Express Cards. The Gift Card can be refunded if lost or stolen. All American Express Gift Cards come with special offers available at best-of-brand retailers, restaurants and merchants. For more information on American Express Gift Cards, visit http://www. americanexpress. com/gift.* (http://www. americanexpress. com/gift.*)

About American Express
American Express is a leader in prepaid products. In addition to the 116-year old American Express Travelers Cheque - the preeminent brand welcomed worldwide - the Company issues other prepaid products including Cheques for Two, Gift Cards, Gift Cheques, and a range of corporate incentive prepaid products through American Express Incentive Services, a joint venture with Maritz Inc. For more information visit http://www. americanexpress. com/gift (http://www. americanexpress. com/gift).

American Express Company is a diversified worldwide travel, financial and network services company founded in 1850.

*Terms, conditions and purchase/replacement fees apply to Gift Cards. Subject to applicable law, a monthly service fee of $2.00 is waived for the initial 12 months after purchase. A $5.95 replacement fee may apply if a Gift Card is lost or stolen. Not for use at car rental, cruise lines, casinos or ATMs. Offers are subject to change without notice. The offer of $5.95 off shipping costs does not apply to online orders of personalized or customized American Express Gift Cards.

Robert A. Sherman
American Express
(212) 640-6221

Dana Kopp Hudon
M Booth & Associates
(212) 481-7000