Talk is Cheap in Integrated Marketing

Integrated Marketing NoiseIntegration, integration, integration…that’s all you hear these days, and it has become meaningless. Just the other day, I received a mass mailer with pizza and dry cleaning coupons. The words integrated media were next to the mailers name and logo.
Integrated marketing is not a distribution tactic, but rather a comprehensive plan across media platforms. Here are some key points of an integrated marketing strategy:
1) It all begins with a comprehensive and cohesive strategy for your objectives. This should be the keystone of your marketing outreach.
2) Next create a road map to achieve measurable objectives. Further develop it by molding and shaping outreach to refine the campaign. Understand various points of influence, and establish engagement triggers.
3) Understand platform strengths and weakness, so you can identify the right combination, and use features that best support your goals. Just because Facebook is the largest platform doesn’t make it right for every campaign.
Look beyond the noise, and stay focused on the strategy in developing marketing outreach that is truly integrated across platforms that are best suited for your efforts.
ZOOM Cross-Media is an integrated marketing expert specializing in direct mailing services, direct email marketing, social media consulting, SMS text marketing, and website content management systems. Celebrating five years in cross-media marketing.
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Janet Osterdock is ZOOM Media’s President and CEO where she focuses on campaign development and implementation. Janet founded ZOOM Cross-Media in 2009 with a team of highly skilled industry specialists. She has a heart for service and works side-by-side with clients to deliver integrated high-impact campaigns. In Janet’s words “implementation is everything and it can make the difference between average performance and outstanding performance.” In her spare time, Janet volunteers in pet therapy at Shriner’s Hospital for Children.

Adam Osterdock is ZOOM Media’s Director of Business Development where he focuses on the integration of social, digital, and print media implementation in marketing campaigns. He rejoined Zoom directly after graduating from the Haas School of Business at UC Berkeley, where he earned the Cal Alumni Leadership Award and represented UC Berkeley at multiple international business competitions. In his spare time, he volunteers by teaching workshops at the local community college on small business development and business-case analysis.

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