December 2008: Just in time for the upcoming Barrett-Jackson and Russo & Steele car auctions in Scottsdale, AZ, MGR Consulting Group launches a new website featuring unique collectors’ cars from the Muscle Car era. In addition to Photo Galleries, historical documentation and unique flyers, the new website www.ScottsdaleVintageCars.com also includes archival footage of a 1967 Picket Racing Corvette during a Bondurant Challenge race at Laguna Seca Raceway.
December 2008: As part of the ongoing Better Tomorrows™ Starwood campaign, MGR Consulting Group creates a new Landing Page for the aloft® brand. The new portal, http://exclusivehoteloffers.com/alofthotels/ includes special rates at all aloft hotels in North America and Canada. In addition to the actual website portal, MGR Consulting Group also produced a variety of Flash banners and other advertising assets for the brand.
November 2008: MGR Consulting Group launches a new Landing Page for Starwood Hotels & Resorts, Southwest Regional Office. The new Landing Page, http://www.greathotelgetaways.com/ is a web portal including some of the best hotels and resort offers in the region. In addition to links to each of the featured offers, the page is also featured on Apple’s iTunes® with a number of hotel and resort videos being available free to those who subscribe or simply download them from the Landing Page official Podcast.
November 2008: MGR Consulting Group joins PRWeb, a leader in online news and press release distribution, to increase the visibility of its clients’ news, improve their search engine rankings and drive traffic to their Websites. The new PRWeb Distribution Service is offered in addition to the current Search Engine Optimization Programs and management of Pay-Per-Click campaigns that MGR already has already in place with several clients.
October 2008: MGR Consulting Group launches new campaign for Starwood Hotels & Resorts. The campaign officially named “Better Tomorrows” includes a number of high-end resorts in North America and the Caribbean with special offers extending until spring 2009. The website’s Landing Page, www.ExclusiveResortOffers.com/bettertomorrows officially launched on October 30th.
October 2008: Following its close ties with the automotive and high performance industry, MGR Consulting Group recently developed and launched http://www.cryogenicsuperfinish.com/. The Paradise Valley, AZ company specializes in ultra high end processes offering aerospace deep cryogenic and REM Isotropic Superfinishing to a number of industries and applications.
September 2008: The NFL appoints MGR Consulting Group to develop the new Superbowl XLIII Small Business Community Impact Program website for the second year in a row. The website, http://www.superbowlbiz.com/ will highlight the various workshops that will take place in Tampa along with other events leading to Superbowl XLIII in February 2009.
September 2008: Starwood Hotels and Resorts selects MGR Consulting Group to produce the new website, print advertising and online banners for the new Sheraton Phoenix Downtown Hotel to open in Phoenix, AZ on October 1, 2008. The new hotel will be the largest Sheraton Hotel in Arizona. The 1,000 room and 31 story high hotel redefines Phoenix’s downtown skyline and puts travelers within walking distance of some of the city’s finest entertainment, business and dining venues.
August 2008: MGR Consulting Group produces a new website for Ghaster Painting & Coatings. The new website, among other features, includes: Flash Interactive Photo Galleries with samples of Commercial, Residential, and Industrial projects, “Before and After” and “Work in Progress” Photo Galleries, an Interactive Survey, a Residential Painting Estimator, Flash Online Tour, Online RFP, Online e-Newsletter sign-up, and much more. For more information, visit http://www.ghasterpainting.com/.
August 2008: MGR Consulting Group completes website project for the Center for Workforce Transition. The Maricopa Community College sponsored project targets Boomers seeking new, more meaningful and flexible work experiences in Arizona. Through the new website, http://www.boomersindemand.com/, both Employers and Boomers can find common ground to satisfy the employment needs of one another. MGR Consulting Group also provides hosting and ongoing online marketing services for this initiative.
July 2008: Manuel Gil del Real, General Manager of MGR Consulting Group travels to Spain to consolidate a working relationship with partner ad agencies in Europe. “The weak dollar and the high quality of our projects makes us very attractive to European companies willing to get the most out of their marketing budgets,” said Gil del Real. Without revealing specific projects, he added “automotive and hospitality will continue to be our main focus in the European continent.”
July 2008: MGR Consulting Group launches new Texas Meeting Specials website for Starwood Hotels & Resorts. The new website consists of a series of Flash Maps highlighting participating properties in Austin, Dallas, Houston in San Antonio. Meeting Planners can easily navigate their way around the maps finding all necessary information about each of the properties’ meeting facilities and special offers. The website URL is www.TexasMeetingSpecials.com
June 2008: MGR Consulting Group produces new website for Trinity Mufflers, one of the leading after market and high performance automotive exhaust companies based in Southern California. The new website will include a sampling of their exclusive muffler sounds from some of the most renowned sports cars and racecars, a News Blog, Dealer Inquiry Form, and much more. TrinityMufflers.com is expected to launch at the end of the month.
June 2008: Team MGR Racing, parent company of MGR Consulting Group, scores a perfect race weekend at ASC Racing’s Miller Motorsports Park event held on June 14-15. The #27 Ford Taurus driven by Manuel Gil del Real and sponsored by WOT Performance, earned two pole positions and led from green flag to checkered flag in each of the two races at the renowned racetrack located south of Salt Lake City. For more info about our team, please visit www.MGRRacing.net.
May 2008: The Westin La Paloma Resort & Spa, a AAA Four Diamond Resort in Tucson, Arizona, selects MGR Consulting Group for the design and programming of its new website. Following the completion of the website, a new resort e-Newsletter will also keep visitors and hotel guests informed about the Resort’s latest news and special offers. The new website is expected to launch by the summer.
May 2008: With the third Annual NASA Championships just four months away, MGR Consulting Group is working hard with the organizers to set up a new Public Relations and Online Marketing Campaign to promote and announce contingency sponsor News Releases. The campaign will also include regular announcements and website updates for race teams and visitors planning to attend the event at the renowned Mid Ohio racetrack.
May 2008: SuperShuttle, Inc., the nation’s leading share-ride airport shuttle, selects MGR Consulting Group for the production of their new Television commercial. The commercial will include images from Denver and Washington, DC and it will be targeted to attract new franchisee-drivers to own the already successful fleet of “Blue Vans” in these two cities. Production is scheduled to be completed in June 08.
April 2008: Starwood Hotels & Resorts selects MGR Consulting Group to develop new websites for the newly acquired Adams Mark Hotels in Dallas and Denver. The properties, soon to become Sheraton Dallas and Sheraton Denver, will display a new website design according to Sheraton standards including all necessary information for both business travelers and leisure guests alike.
April 2008: Maricopa Community Colleges awards MGR Consulting Group a new contract for the production of their Center for Workforce Transition Website. The website’s mission will be to serve the needs of both employers and Boomers. The project includes design and website development, website hosting and Email Marketing and it is expected to be completed by June 2008.
April 2008: MGR Consulting Group launches new website for The Wigwam Golf Resort & Spa. The legendary Arizona property’s website will become the new backbone of an extensive online marketing campaign including e-Newsletters, Email Marketing and Search Engine Optimization. The new website also allows visitors to book tee times, spa treatments, or make dinner reservations online, in addition to purchasing any of the resort’s merchandise through their online shopping cart.
March 2008: MGR Consulting Group launches a new Landing Page for Starwood Hotels & Resorts to promote Dallas, TX as a vacation destination. The new www.GreatDallasVacations.com website includes a number of hotels’ offers as well as four “Dallas Dozen” categories with the top 12 Must See’s, Sports & Recreation, Dining & Nightlife and Arts & Culture. An Email campaign sent to SPG members will promote the Landing Page.
March 2008: SuperShuttle, Inc, the nation’s leading share-ride airport shuttle and MGR Consulting Group, work together to develop and launch the first SuperShuttle TIMES online Newsletter. Available at www.SuperShuttleTimes.com, the monthly Newsletter aims at keeping the entire SuperShuttle Family informed with the latest company news and trends. Each monthly Online Newsletter is also supported by a printed version distributed to offices around the nation.
March 2008: C2 Associates, a Washington, DC based organization of former military, congressional and private industry professionals, appoints MGR Consulting Group to design their new website. Already an MGR Consulting Group client for several years, C2 Associates’ rapid growth has made it necessary for them to improve their online presence to reflect their own business expansion and updated company philosophy. The new website is expected to launch by mid March and can be seen at www.C2AZ.com.
February 2008: The NFL and the Superbowl XLII Community Impact Program select MGR Consulting Group to design the Forum Invitation and the Program for the Superbowl XLII Small Business Leadership Forum to held at The Phoenician Resort on January 31. The 20 page Forum Program was distributed to more than 500 VIP guests that attended the event just before the Superbowl.
February 2008: RTVE, the largest audience television network in Spain, requests MGR Consultancy services after the Spanish network signs an agreement with NASCAR to broadcast selected races in Spain. MGR Racing’s (parent company of MGR Consulting Group) experience in the world of Stockcar Racing made the Spanish broadcaster reach out to the Phoenix, AZ based company to provide ongoing research and consulting services to complement their broadcasts.
January 2008: MGR Consulting Group selected by Starwood Southwest and Southeast Regional Marketing to develop two separate website portals to promote Spring Training hotels offers in Arizona and Florida. The two portals (www.AZSpringTraining2008.com and www.FLASpringTraining2008.com) launched in late January after being promoted by an Email Campaign, also designed by MGRCG and deployed by Starwood Hotels & Resorts.
January 2008: Unelko Corporation, the leader in surface care technologies, assigns MGR Consulting Group with the development of the new Sani-Shield Products website. The new website will maintain the same look and feel as the parent Unelko.com website, yet it will target Distributors and Representatives of Unelko’s Eliminate line of Industrial Products. The website’s address will be www.SaniShieldProducts.com and it is expected to be completed in mid February.
January 2008: MGR Consulting Group welcomes the New Year with a new contract to re-design The Wigwam Golf Resort & Spa’s website. “This is a great honor for us and a fantastic way to celebrate the New Year for our team.” says Manuel Gil del Real. The new website is scheduled to be completed in the next few weeks.
January 2008: Steel Kittens, Inc., the leading brand in Female Wrestling video production and distribution selects MGR Consulting Group to develop the new website for the company as well as a combined SEO and Online marketing campaign to promote, distribute, and sell their products to domestic and international consumers.
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