Awards and Certifications From March 29
List Puts 3Sixty At No. 7: Fenton-based 3Sixty Interactive has been ranked seventh for Integrated Search Companies worldwide and No. 1 in Michigan according to TopSEOs’ Top 30 Integrated Search Companies (SEO and PPC) ranking for March 2011. TopSEOs, an independent authority on search vendors, evaluates and ranks the best search companies in the industry. Companies are evaluated based on ranking criteria including agency processes and client feedback. TopSEOs explains that companies listed among the top thirty excel in providing needs analysis, keyword selection, coordination, cost per acquisition minimization and reporting. The listing may be found on TopSEOs. “The beauty of this ranking is that it illustrates the importance of best practice processes and is complimentary of 3Sixty Interactive’s best practices in gaining business results for our clients.” said Dale Keipert, CEO at 3Sixty Interactive. 3Sixty Interactive is a Michigan-based digital marketing agency experienced in developing web-based solutions and providing SEM/SEO strategies for a variety of clients ranging from manufacturing businesses, specialty retailers and service-based companies.
SRT Soltions Honored as a 2011 “Michigan 50 Companies to Watch”: The Ann Arbor software development firm SRT Solutions has been recognized as one of the 2011 “Michigan 50 Companies to Watch.” The company was chosen for its entrepreneurial leadership, industry innovation, and its track record of growth. SRT Solutions will be honored at an awards ceremony during the seventh annual Michigan Celebrates Small Business event, April 28 in Lansing. “Michigan 50 Companies to Watch” honorees are second-stage companies. Defined as having 6 to 99 full-time-equivalent employees and generating $750,000 to $50 million in annual revenue or working capital from investors or grants, these companies form the backbone of Michigan’s economy. Michigan Celebrates Small Business is presented in association with the Michigan Economic Development Corporation, Michigan Small Business & Technology Development Center, Small Business Association of Michigan, the U.S. Small Business Administration – Michigan, and the Edward Lowe Foundation. SRT Software, headquartered in Ann Arbor, Mich., provides businesses with customized, reliable, secure software. The company uses the best available tools and processes to write custom software for enterprise systems, specialized machines, embedded products, mobile devices, and Web platforms. SRT Solutions also works with its clients’ software developers on-site on their current projects, teaching them to apply new technologies. For more information, visit www.SRTSolutions.com.
DELEG Announces Green Lodging Certification for The Henry: The Henry – An Autograph Collection Hotel, located in Dearborn, has earned Green Lodging Michigan Leader certification from the Michigan Department of Energy, Labor & Economic Growth. Green Lodging Michigan encourages hotels, resorts, motels, and bed and breakfasts to implement environmental initiatives and cost-saving “green” practices to conserve energy, reduce water consumption, protect air quality, reduce waste, and participate in environmentally preferred purchasing. The Henry has implemented several environmental initiatives at their facility. They have a linen and towel reuse program as well as low flow fixtures to conserve water. They reduce waste by recycling materials such as: paper, aluminum, cardboard, plastic, and others. Energy Star lighting has been installed throughout the hotel, including compact fluorescent bulbs in chandeliers and wall sconces, and energy efficient LG flat screen televisions. The Henry also utilizes a waterside economizer to take advantage of free cooling during favorable weather conditions. In addition, the hotel recently had an energy audit to help identify other energy conservation options. The Henry, Autograph Collection, the No. 1 hotel in Dearborn by TripAdvisor and AAA Four Diamond Award winner, features 308 guestrooms with free high-speed Internet access, 37-inch flat-screen TVs with HD channels, marble bathrooms with Rusk amenities and plush bathrobes. Guests enjoy TRIA – An American Brasserie, a fitness center, indoor pool and whirlpool, and 26,000 square feet of event space. The Henry is adjacent to Fairlane Town Center and three miles from The Henry Ford. For more information visit www.behenry.com.