does BrandME Marketing serve best?
Our core focus is on providing marketing expertise to small or
medium sized Maine based businesses and non-profit organizations
that need either a short term or long-term marketing consultant
to help with any of the various services as indicated in the previous
can marketing benefit my business to help me achieve my business
is about delivering a message that drives target audience action
to achieve organizational goals. To for-profit companies, this
ultimately means sales revenue, to profitability and brand sustainability.
To non-profits, this may mean donations, exposure/awareness or
community and volunteer participation.
aligns with overall business objectives of growth, market penetration,
or awareness. A plan, supported by marketing execution and analysis,
should I consider using a marketing services company? What kind
of cost can I expect to pay for these services?
A marketing service company allows businesses to accomplish marketing
tasks by supplementing existing company resources. For some businesses,
a marketing services company assists in-house marketing personnel
and for others, acts as an external "employee."
This allows companies to focus on their core objectives and outsource
specific marketing tasks to highly qualified professionals at
a reduced cost. It also provides a fresh perspective from outside
your business. Services can be purchased
on either a project or ongoing basis.
would I need to use the services of a consultancy such as BrandME
When you see you do not have the staff or resources for
a full-time marketing expert or if you have a certain project
in mind that needs promotional assistance –that is where
an initial consultation with BrandME would be very beneficial
to you and your company in order to assess if we’re the
right fit for you or if one of our resource partners can better
assist your needs.
does BrandME differ from traditional full-service advertising
& marketing agencies?
BrandME Marketing recognizes that small and mid-size
Maine businesses face many challenges in the state’s business
environment. Our primary goal is to provide full-service, qualified
marketing support at a much more competitive price than traditional
BrandME is able to work with any sized business and any sized
budget. We will work with you to determine a prioritized marketing
plan and you will only pay for what you need. There are no predetermined
bundles of services into which you must “buy up front.”
Every solution set is collaborative, and customized to your business,
your needs and your budget.
can I expect from working with BrandME Marketing? What is the
process, how long will it take?
Don Russell, BrandME Marketing’s founder, begins with a
detailed assessment involving company owners and key managers.
If you already have your plan in place, he provides feedback and
suggestions and is ready to connect you with the correct resources
to accomplish your goals.
If your company
does not have a current marketing plan in place, he works to develop
a marketing action outline including all aspects of your business
and schedules appropriate services accordingly.
follow up analysis is important to ensure marketing activities
are having the desired impact.
Maine based companies have used BrandME and what kind of services
have they utilized?
A brief sample
of our strategic clients and some of the work performed by BrandME