Internet Search Firm, Ravenwood Marketing, Wins 2005 Horizon
Award from Commission Junction
(PRLEAP.COM) BOULDER, Colo., October 4, 2005 —
Inc., a leading performance-based search engine marketing firm,
announced today that it has been selected as a 2005 Horizon Award
winner by ValueClick, Inc.'s Commission Junction division. Ravenwood
was recognized for achievement in the Greatness category of the
Horizon Awards, which honors exceptional year-over-year performance.
Selected from Commission Junction's global performance marketing
network, this year's Horizon Award winners were recognized for
achievement in four different categories: People, Greatness,
Innovation and Global Vision. Representing some of the most
innovative and effective performance marketing companies in the
industry, other 2005 award recipients include RealNetworks(R),
LowerMyBills.com and eBay.
In 2004, the three-person Ravenwood reached nearly $4.4 million in
sales and is still experiencing significant revenue growth. The
company, profitable since its inception in 2002, previously
announced that it was named number one on ‘fastest-growing company’
lists for both Boulder and Denver, Colorado.
“We are very happy to receive this honor in the competitive and
rapidly-growing affiliate marketing field,” said Paul Fearing, chief
technology office and co-founder of Ravenwood Marketing. “We are
true believers in the merits of performance marketing and this award
further validates our high-volume paid search approach to the
By running keyword-based search campaigns on an “arbitrage” basis,
Ravenwood is able to supply a steady flow of new customers to its
ecommerce clients. The company does not charge clients upfront and
gets paid only on success -- after it lands a sale or qualified lead
on the client’s website.
About Ravenwood Marketing, Inc.
Ravenwood Marketing specializes in performance-based Internet
customer acquisition programs that help companies sell products and
generate sales leads over the web. Clients pay only when they
receive a confirmed online sale or qualified sales lead. Ravenwood
has developed extensive search engine marketing expertise with
pay-per-click (PPC) engines like Google AdWords and Overture, as
well as in other search engine optimization (SEO) methods such as
paid inclusion. The company has done wide-ranging keyword research
in building thousands of search campaigns across over one thousand
various market segments and it manages exceptionally large keyword
portfolios for clients.
With a proprietary, industrial-strength toolset, Ravenwood is able
to meet the needs of large companies with very complex search
marketing challenges. For more information, visit the company’s
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