NEWS & EVENTS

Converting your home business into a community business- Home Business magazine

Recently, Brian Mattingly, the founder and CEO of Welcomemat Services, shared his insights into making a home-based business a true "community business" in an article on the Home Business Magazine website, With today's technological advancements , managing a home-based business will be easier than ever. But often, home business entrepreneurs tend to overlook the value in stepping outside their house. Read the original article to look into the other insights shared by him. Brian i

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Does direct mail deserve a place in your marketing plan?

Today we live in an age where consumers are practically spoilt for choice and overwhelmed with information at their fingertips. With the emergence of social media tools and easy to connect platforms, it has become increasingly difficult for small business owners without a know about of these platforms to communicate with their target audience. One thing that helps them solve this dilemma is direct mail marketing. Other than being a personal means of communication with your audience, which is

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Current in Westfield features Welcomemat Services & Sheryl Eickman

Five times in a row is no beginners luck. This was proved by Sheryl Eickman, the Welcomemat franchise owner from West Indianapolis who has been recognized as Franchisee of the Year with Welcomemat Services for the fifth year in a row. Sheryl who herself is from Westfield believes that her neighborhood itself is a great package for small businesses. With famous local businesses like Jan's Pizza, Bash Boutique, Esler's Auto Repair, Grand Style Station, Ericka's and many more, it is not a unlikely

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See how Welcomemat Services helped QSR restaurants all over the nation

April 8, 2016. Recognizing the importance of new mover marketing and making connections with new movers in the neighborhood was one of the biggest game changers for QSR's restaurants which also helped them stay one up over their competitors. The Welcomemat Program helped them achieve just that by giving the businesses an opportunity to welcome the new movers in the neighborhood and introduce them to their local business at the right time. Also through Welcomemat's patented technological soluti

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Welcomemat Manatee County scores big

March 17, 2016. It was a big win for Welcomemat services last week.  Particularly for Sharon Barhorst, a Welcomemat franchisee who was recognized at the Welcomemat Annual Conference in Charlotte for her innovative marketing initiatives towards helping local Brandenton new movers connect and network with businesses around the neighborhoods of Manatee County, Florida. Sharon is passionate about connecting new movers and local businesses in her community. Bringing together businesses, non-profit

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Connecting new movers with local businesses

New movers coming into Wilmington NC make for a great opportunity for local small businesses to gain new loyal clients. Welcomemat franchisee Frank Bernardini has been working with local Wilmington businesses for over four years helping them tap into the lucrative market of new movers. While new movers don’t have habits formed yet, they can make for excellent long-term growth opportunities for any small local business trying to growth through small business marketing. Read more. http://www.st

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Welcomemat – a high tech upgrade for businesses to welcome new movers

Welcome Wagon on steroids. That’s what one Welcomemat business has said about Welcomemat’s new mover program. Welcomemat, through patented technology, has overlaid 21st century technology on a proven concept ultimately changing the way local businesses target and market to those who are moving into the neighborhoods and communities around their businesses. Read more. http://guardianlv.com/2014/04/welcomemat-franchise-hitches-high-tech-upgrade-to-familiar-wagon/

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Welcomemat opens in Manatee county

Sharon Barhorst of Welcomemat in Bradenton FL, made a career shift to follow her passion and purpose of helping small businesses grow. As a business leader in Manatee county, Sharon is quickly becoming a resource for small business marketing. Read her story and how she is using her Welcomemat franchise to help business owners tap into the coveted new mover market. Read more. http://www.bradenton.com/news/business/retail/article34743972.html

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What new movers desire the most

Chicago Business Journal talks with Welcomemat’s CEO about a recent study identifying what new movers want the most when they move into a new community. With new movers having a strong probability of becoming long-term loyal new customers, its important for local businesses to know what they are seeking so they can be actively marketing to these new prospects. Read about this story by clicking the link below. http://www.bizjournals.com/chicago/news/2012/10/18/welcomemat-services-brian-matti

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Daily deals vs direct mail – loyalty through new movers

CNBC compares the daily deal world to direct mail and identifies technology through mail that allows businesses to market to a segment of customers who aren’t just seeking out a deal but looking for help. New movers provide a huge opportunity for small businesses looking to grow. Read more. http://www.cnbc.com/id/44062437

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Entrepreneur – ambitious franchisees

From an article in Entrepreneur Magazine– Mattingly talks about how layoffs can lead people to launch and start businesses. Ambitious franchisees can chart a new path for themselves, set new goals and aspire to build a business of their own. With Welcomemat’s platform of small business marketing by targeting new movers through technology, Welcomemat’s very own franchisee, Sheryl Eickman discusses her experience as a franchise owner.

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