Linking Internet Marketing With the Power of Streaming Video
Directory One Inc., the nation's premier source for search engine marketing, is excited to announce their recent acquisition of video and DVD production studio Artistic Video Productions. Directory One recognizes that the Internet is quickly becoming a truly multimedia outlet and has made great strides in offering clients an inventive, fresh, and functional form of Internet marketing. The union of Directory One and Artistic Video Productions will create a full-service Internet marketing firm for the 21st century.
Since 1985, Artistic Video Productions has been designing high-impact commercial, training, and promotional videos. The company has developed innovative methods of video production that bring high-quality, lighting-fast videos to the Internet. Plus the firm provides full CD, DVD and VHS duplication services supported by graphics and design capabilities. Directory One values the visual effect of AVP's productions.
"The Internet is no longer a static, black-and-white medium," says Sean Odom, COO of Directory One. "The acquisition of Artistic Video ties in seamlessly with our visibility building approach, which treats the Internet as a branding medium, as well as one for direct response. Offering multimedia design and video strengthens the branding part of the equation."
The fusion of Directory One's vanguard Internet marketing services and Artistic Video Productions stunning visual creations will help clients strengthen their position in their industry, generate immediate sales, and develop long-term name recognition.
Directory One has been an industry leader in Internet marketing and search engine optimization since its inception in 1996. The company is proud to still retain its very first client, as well as numerous others located across the country, from Los Angeles to New York City.
In addition to the AVP team members who are joining Directory One, they bring a client list that boasts a number of instantly recognizable and well-respected names nationally and in the Houston market, including:
- Aerial Communications
- Deloitte & Touche
- Dresser Industries (Pump Division)
- Houston Chronicle
- Igloo Inc.
- Kinkaid School
- Minute Maid Corporation
- Mitsubishi International
- Procter & Gamble
- Texas Medical Center
- Travel Network
"In today's dynamic business climate, being successful means profitably building visibility and motivating action within your target market," according to John Holchin the President of Directory One. "Artistic Video gives us another cost effective tool to help you reach potential customers. Video-whether it's for training, promotion or commercials will bring your name to your customers and help grow your business."
Directory One's core proficiency is Internet marketing. "We go far beyond traditional search engine optimization," according the Directory One founder, Philip O'Hara. "While SEO remains at the core of our efforts, our unique process is much broader. We approach the process from a marketing and management perspective that delivers sustainable results. SEO, hosting, domain name registration, website design, website content creation, consultation, analysis and now streaming video are all integral parts of the process.