Grassroots marketing and networking take Meaford food bank to the top

Grassroots marketing and networking take Meaford food bank to the top

Marketing News, Marketing Notes
When Fionnuala Sparling handed me the little slip of paper at the community event we were both participating in, it seemed like a charming, low-tech – old fashioned, you might say – way of getting the word out about her project. Two months later, those slips of paper (along with the more conventional promotional and marketing methods of our day and age – such as Facebook and Twitter) have generated…
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Dragons’ Den Meaford champion wins big (including website design and marketing prize from myFavoriteMarketer)

Dragons’ Den Meaford champion wins big (including website design and marketing prize from myFavoriteMarketer)

Marketing News, Marketing Notes
They didn't breathe a lot of fire. Instead, the Meaford Dragons breathed inspiration, insight and significant investment on the brave businesspeople facing them last night at Meaford Hall. A full house enjoyed an entertaining evening as five spirited entrepreneurs took to the stage to make their pitches to a panel of business experts in a bid for their share of $32,000 in cash and prizes at Dragons' Den Meaford. First…
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Dragons’ Den Meaford 2012 – don’t miss it!

Dragons’ Den Meaford 2012 – don’t miss it!

Marketing News, Marketing Notes
Meaford, Ontario, has its very own Dragons' Den. Three years ago, the Meaford Chamber of Commerce introduced our small-town Ontario version of the popular CBC (and BBC) reality business TV show, and the fourth annual edition of the Meaford Dragons' Den kicks off next Wednesday, October 24, at Meaford Hall. With the endorsement of CBC – including a (virtual, video) appearance by The National's Peter Mansbridge two years ago –…
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