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Industry Veteran Georgieanna Bouchard Joins Create-A-Card, Inc.
May 26, 2015
St. James, NY—Industry veteran, Georgieanna Bouchard has joined the team of Create-A-Card, Inc. as Client Service Manager. In this role, Georgieanna will manage the Customer Service Department, as well as assist with Sales. Create-A-Card, Inc., based in St. James, New York has been serving the transportation industry for print, digital, and promotional items for 29 years.
Georgieanna has decades of experience in the chauffeured transportation industry, and is well known to her industry peers. Having owned her own company for 20 years, Georgieanna understands the dynamics and challenges that transportation companies and owners go through on a daily basis. She grew her business from the ground up showing her the importance of "Marketing on a Shoe String Budget" as well as the depth and complexity of a well organized and executed marketing campaign.
Georgieanna has a strong commitment to the transportation industry. She served as the Secretary of the Board of Directors for the New England Livery Association from 2010-2013. While on the Board, Georgieanna was the committee chair to the quarterly newsletter, Driven, as well as a volunteer on numerous other committees.
"I look forward to learning from, and growing with, such a distinguished and prominent industry icon as Arthur Messina," explains Georgieanna.
"I am extremely excited to be joining the Create-A-Card, Inc. team. I have always been impressed by the level of customer service I received as a client of Create-A-Card, Inc. More importantly, I am impressed with the professionalism and dedication to the industry by Arthur Messina and the Create-A-Card, Inc. team."
"I know there are many companies I have worked with nationally as an affiliate in the greater Boston market place that I will now be able to assist in my new position. I now look forward to serving my friends and collegues in the industry with a toolbox full of exciting ways to promote and grow their businesses," said Georgieanna.
Create-A-Card, Inc., under the leadership of Arthur Messina, has evolved from a specialized printing company in 1986, into what is today, the industry's leading full-service marketing strategy and solutions provider. For almost three decades, Arthur has taken a leadership position in ground transportation building a reputation as an industry innovator and the preferred partner for market-leading transportation companies.
Georgieanna will be attending most of the industry trade shows where you will be able to stop by and say hello. In the meantime, she is working in the Create-A-Card Inc. office and can be reached via email at Customerservice@createacardinc.com. For more information about Create-A-Card, Inc., visit their website at www.createacardinc.com or call Georgieanna directly at 631-584-2273
The Industry's Powerhouse Marketing Company, Create-A-Card, Inc. becomes the largest full-service traditional and digital marketing company with its acquisition of Innovative Marketing Concepts
March 7, 2012, St. James, NY . . . Create-A-Card, Inc. Founder and President, Arthur Messina announced today that his company has acquired its long-time competitor, Innovative Marketing Concepts (IMC). This acquisition enables Create-A-Card to further advance its position as the pinnacle of global marketing in the chauffeured transportation industry.
According to Mr. Messina, the acquisition will fuel what has already been exceptional business growth in revenue and market share. "This acquisition is just a part of Create-A-Card's continuing expansion." he said. "With the technology and creative talent of our team, Create-A-Card, delivers the full spectrum of marketing services and support – from corporate identity development and public relations, to cutting edge digital projects and social media. Already positioned to lead the industry in innovation, Create-A-Card will provide the companies' combined customers a wider range of services and value." Create-A-Card brings superior strengths and assets that you won't find from any other company. According to Messina, "This is a great opportunity to leverage our market position to address customer needs in new service segments and technologies. By focusing purely on the delivery of marketing services to the chauffeured transportation industry and always delivering an expert touch, this acquisition is a strategic move that we believe will position Create-A-Card for additional expansion and sustained growth."
IMC brings world-class marketing people and an established client base to Create-A-Card, Inc. and assures their clients that they are in excellent hands. More importantly, Messina believes that combining the resources of both companies will provide an important strategic fit. "We are pleased to have reached an agreement with such a high quality organization. We look forward to the positive sales and earnings contributions that this acquisition affords now and in the years ahead," said Messina. IMC feels that this acquirement is in the best interest of their clients and feels that they will have the opportunity to be working with a superb organization.
About Create-A-Card, Inc. Create-A-Card, Inc. has, under the leadership of Arthur Messina, evolved from a specialized printing company in 1986 into what is, today, the industry's leading full-service marketing strategy and solutions provider. For over two decades, Mr. Messina has taken a leadership position in ground transportation and has built a reputation as an industry innovator and the preferred partner for market-leading transportation companies.
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