The first award was in the technology category for the Saddleback Maine website. When we created this site, our clients wanted to showcase the natural beauty of the Rangeley Lakes Region with big, bold photography. We wanted to be sure they benefitted from the best search engine optimization, so we carefully crafted the copy so it highlighted the key words that we knew people were searching on. The result? A beautiful site that is highly optimized for the search engines.
The second award was in the special events category for the Taste of Maine Media Marketplace. This is an event we organize annually for the Maine Office of Tourism. The purpose of this event is to bring represntatives from the Maine tourism industry to New York City and create a marketplace exclusively for members of the travel media. We have had the opportunity to garner considerable national publicity in such publications as O the Oprah Magazine, the CBS Morning News and the Today Show through contacts made at this event. Not only do we have representatives of the tourism industry but we also serve an amazing array of Maine seafood specialties and Maine-made drinks. It’s an event that everyone loves to attend, and evidently the Golden Arrow judges deemed it to be an excellent public relations initiative, as well. Continue reading