Looking for ways to appeal to Millennial customers (and attract Millennial talent)? Contributor Chris Marentis suggests that storytelling can be a helpful tool in marketing your business.
About Chris Marentis
Chris Marentis is the Founder and CEO of Surefire Social, a provider of local digital marketing services and technology. With a coaching-centric approach, Surefire Social raises businesses' local search presence through hyper-local search, display, social and mobile strategies.
Chris Marentis's latest articles
Google's recent developer event revealed details about how the search giant is thinking about the future. Columnist Chris Marentis shares tips on how local businesses can learn how to be found in the environment that's taking shape.Chris Marentis | May 27, 2016 at 12:59 pm ET
Virtual reality is gaining momentum, but what are the applications for small business marketers? Contributor Chris Marentis explores.Chris Marentis | Feb 15, 2016 at 9:56 am ET
Think you're too busy or non-techie to adopt online marketing as a local small business? Contributor Chris Marentis suggests you build on a foundation of content marketing and use the technologies now at your fingertips.Chris Marentis | Jun 8, 2015 at 12:30 pm ET
Columnist Chris Marentis discusses Amazon's new professional services marketplace, explaining how it works and what its implications are for local businesses.Chris Marentis | May 13, 2015 at 9:31 am ET
With social media marketing constantly evolving, it’s no surprise to find networks popping up that focus on specific industries. Among home improvement companies for example, Houzz and Porch are two social media networks that focus specifically on home improvement and home renovation. After looking at the audience statistics, Houzz seems to be the most popular […]Chris Marentis | Mar 14, 2014 at 9:00 am ET
With Twitter blasting out of the gate with IPO news, not to mention 230+ million monthly active users, many local marketers have been left wondering: when does it make sense for a local business to test Twitter ads? And, how much time and energy should be devoted to Twitter with the myriad of other social media […]Chris Marentis | Nov 22, 2013 at 9:15 am ET