Conference Communications repeats as Constant Contact All-Star


Constant Contact All-Star 2010 logoThe Illinois Great Rivers Conference Communications team has received the 2010 All Star Award from Constant Contact®, Inc., the trusted marketing advisor to more than 400,000 small organizations worldwide. IGRC is one of Constant Contact' 2010 top performers and most prolific user of its tools, whether within Constant Contact's email marketing event marketing, social media marketing, or survey products or a combination of all four.

"For the past four years, we have utilized Constant Contact for our electronic communications enabling us to provide United Methodists through the southern two-thirds of Illinois with timely information," said Paul Black, IGRC Director of Communication Ministries. "Whether it is weekly news, a Lenten devotional, a Bible Study or the bishop's pastoral letters, Constant Contact has facilitated the information flow of the conference. We now have close to 20 different e-newsletters regularly published to specific audiences that have expressed interest or requested information about particular areas of ministry and mission."

Constant Contact looked at criteria including the following when selecting this year's All Stars:

  • Frequency of campaigns, events and surveys
  • Open, bounce and click through rates
  • Usage of social features
  • Mailing list sign-up tools
  • Use of reporting tools

This is the second year in a row that the IGRC Communications Team has been honored by Constant Contact.

"We work hard to listen to our customers, and we use that feedback to create products and services designed to help them better engage with their customers and prospects," said Gail Goodman, chairman, president and CEO of Constant Contact. "The Constant Contact All Star Awards are our way of recognizing our customers that have successfully used Constant Contact to market their companies. We have some of the most committed, passionate customers out there and we're proud we can be a part of their continued success."

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