(Elgin, IL – July 19, 2011) – Village Profile.com, Inc.®, the national leader in Chamber of Commerce publishing, announced today it will exclusively offer Universal Business Listing’s services to Chambers of Commerce nationwide.
Chamber of Commerce businesses will now be able to “Get on the Map” with UBL’s innovative, one-stop business listing service, that saves hours of manual labor managing their profiles on all of the search sites consumers are using to find information. This boosts search ranking and online visibility, to better serve local businesses that are members of Chambers of Commerce.
This collaboration allows Village Profile® to introduce Chamber members that participate in this program a free online WebC
ard so that users can modify information and see how their master profile will appear across the web. UBL.org then provides Chamber members a list-once service to distribute a certified master profile of their business to all major data channels and over 350 digital portals including Internet, mobile, social media and GPS in-car search.
Participating Village Profile® publication advertisers and the entire Chamber membership will have the opportunity to purchase a Business Listing Package customized to meet their business’ online, mobile and social network marketing objectives.'
President and CEO of Village Profile®, Dan Nugara, said, “UBL represents a large opportunity for Chambers of Commerce and their membership to advance their Chamber agenda with the latest trends in Digital Search and SEO Marketing. It gives member businesses more immediate return on their investment (R.O.I.) with higher search ranking and online visibility, plus the dynamics of the Village Profile® Convergence Publishing Program® provides a win-win for Chambers.”
The UBL program will provide the Chamber of Commerce with a new source of non-dues revenue. Each time a Chamber member purchases a UBL package, a 20% revenue share will be provided back to the Chamber of Commerce, bringing added value to Membership Renewal and providing additional value to Chamber member businesses to ensure they renew their membership each year. UBL offers annual packages to help keep Chamber members signing up each year with the Chamber of Commerce.
UBL CEO Doyal Bryant said, “The Local Search space is hot right now, especially with the growth of mobile and social connections to businesses, so it is an important way to connect with customers. With UBL and Village Profile®, the Chamber can establish itself as a trusted partner for all of its members’ online and print media needs.”
Village Profile® introduced its exclusive multimedia platform Convergence Publishing Program® to the Chamber industry launching traditional print into the digital world with online publication websites in 1995, free eBook downloads, mobile and Smartphone App business directories. Village Profile® has invested this level of time and resources not only to foster growth in Chamber communications and marketing, but also to help set the pace for a thriving business environment and let Chambers offer exclusive benefits and more advertising value to their members that no other publisher can provide.
Village Profile®, headquartered in Elgin, IL, is an exclusive Chairman’s Circle Platinum sponsor of the Western Association of Chamber Executives (W.A.C.E.), a proud member and sponsor of the American Chamber of Commerce Executives (ACCE) national Chamber association and a member of more than 600 local Chambers it currently partners with throughout the U.S. To learn more about our NO-COST, ROYALTY-GENERATING, publishing and exclusive Partners Digital Programs contact Joe Nugara Sr., Executive Vice President of Village Profile®, at 800-600-0134, ext. 220, or email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
About Universal Business Listing
Universal Business Listing, based in Charlotte, NC, is a service of Name Dynamics Inc (NDIX.pk). UBL provides the most effective way for SEO providers, advertising agencies and interactive marketers to help their customers distribute their business details across search engines, online Yellow Pages directories, 411 directory assistance, social networks and mobile devices. The company also offers reputation monitoring tools and a variety of premium submission services. For more information, visit www.ubl.org.
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