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Market Hardware to Attend AFA Conference

1/21/09 12:00 AM / by Joe DeWitt

Internet marketing consultations to help fence and deck contractors compete online

BETHESDA, MD – January, 2009 – Market Hardware announced today that James Short, SVP of Sales and Business Development, and Matt Bechtel, Partner Marketing Manager will attend the American Fence Association's FENCETECH 2009 tradeshow on January 14-16 in New Orleans, LA.

At the request of the American Fence Association, Short and Bechtel will offer complimentary one-on-one consultations to tradeshow attendees. Short and Bechtel will bring great expertise on the subject matter thanks to their knowledge and experience in helping small businesses in the fence and deck industry succeed online.

During the consultations, attendees will learn how to improve their online brand image and increase lead volume from various search engines. The following outline will be implemented in order to help educate attendees:

Session Outline

30 slide PowerPoint Presentation rich with visuals. Discussion is held in an informal lecture setting. Brian will engage the audience with humor and encourage questions throughout the presentation.

  • 25 min - Social Networking in 2010 (Twitter, Facebook, etc)
  • 15 min - Google Maps Optimization
  • 15 min - Online Ratings & Reviews
  • 15 min - Q & A

Market Hardware serves more than 100 fence and deck industry clients, including AFA members.

"Our experience in delivering fence and deck-specific web marketing services makes us an excellent fit for this event," stated Short. "We appreciate the recognition and the chance to share our 'on the ground' view of current web market strategies."

Joe DeWitt

Written by Joe DeWitt

Market Hardware Content Marketing Expert