Recognition demonstrates OutRank by Rogers' position as a leading provider of online marketing solutions to Canadian small businesses
TORONTO, June 25, 2012 /CNW/ - Rogers Communications is excited to announce that OutRank, a leading provider of local online marketing solutions to Canadian small businesses, has been selected by Google to the AdWords Premier SMB Partner Program. To achieve premier partner status, Rogers has met Google's highest standards and criteria for qualification, transparency, and customer service, which includes completing extensive Google product and account management training. This ensures Rogers can provide small businesses with effective AdWords advertising solutions.
"Rogers has a long history of bringing innovative solutions to Canadians, so we are very excited to be the first Canadian-owned and operated company chosen by Google to bring local online marketing solutions to Canadian small business," said Milind Mehere, General Manager, OutRank by Rogers. "Small business owners want to spend their time serving their customers. Just as they are experts in their fields, our expertise in online marketing brings them new customers, leaving them free to focus on what they do best."
As a premier partner, Rogers joins an elite class of companies that meet Google's stringent standards for providing small businesses with search engine marketing solutions.
"The Google AdWords Premier SMB Partner Program was created to help small- and medium-sized businesses who don't have the time or resources to manage their advertising campaigns," says Ben Wood, head of Google's Americas channel sales partnerships. "Our PSP partners like OutRank by Rogers offer expertise, experience, and end-to-end customer service so business owners can focus on running their businesses."
Partners are carefully selected for their ability to provide AdWords domain expertise, full service campaign management, individual customer support, and broad marketing guidance. This designation by Google emphasizes Rogers commitment to providing high quality service and support to Canadian small businesses for their online marketing needs.
About Rogers Communications Inc.
Rogers is a diversified public Canadian communications and media company. We are Canada's largest provider of wireless voice and data communications services and one of Canada's leading providers of cable television, high speed internet and telephony services. Through Rogers Media we are engaged in radio and television broadcasting, televised shopping, magazines and trade publications, and sports entertainment. We are publicly traded on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX: RCI.A and RCI.B) and on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE: RCI). For further information about the Rogers group of companies, please visit www.rogers.com.