8 CORPORATE VISION / Issue 12 2018 , Social Media 55 provides solutions which have been customized to address clients’ needs and offer peace of mind bymaintaining these channels so that they can focus on other aspects of their business. Joseph Rothstein takes time to provide us with an overview of the award- winning firmand how they stay ahead of the game in an ever-changing industry. Helping You To Communicate With Your Target Audience In the beginning, Social Media 55’s challenge was in educating potential clients to appreciate the value of social media as a vehicle to reach the largest concentration of consumers in the world. With over two Billion users worldwide this is a venue that must be optimized. Founded in 2014, Social Media 55 has quickly grown to be a leader in social media marketing. Social Media 55 caters to small and medium sized businesses, public figures in the sports, entertainment and political arena by capturing and delivering their message in the most compelling, timely and efficient manner. We create stories bring engaged followers and we help turn them into real customers. Social Media 55 cares about making a lasting impact on people. We deliver millions if not billions of impres- sions year round. Social Media is now one of the most powerful marketing tools with the ability to communicate with a target audi- ence in real time. The challenge some do it yourself companies run into is the ability to develop and maintain these channels. Social Media 55 offers an array of services that include the creation and management of a Facebook business page, web development and influencer marketing campaigns to posting to other venues such as Insta- gram and Twitter. To this end Social Media 55 has access to influencers that promote brands in various categories such as some of the top television networks in the United States. Brands are constantly looking for new ways to drive traffic and convert the traffic to sales. We offer Influencer Marketing as an additional service to you, so you can maximize on the visibility. We maximize visibility via strategic alliances with PR and modelling agencies that expands your network of influencers, bloggers, vloggers and celebrities for a fee or in exchange for product. We love spoiling our influencers. Whether you’re a local hero, a megastar or just someone with a large strong following, we work to help save you time from search- ing for companies to partner with. What We Do? Our solutions are customized to address your needs and offer peace of mind by maintaining these channels so that you may focus your time and energy on other aspects of your business. Our social media solu- tions cater to any size business. Our ‘a la carte’ style options are designed to maximize your ability to communicate with your target audience. Speak with one of our specialists today to design a solution that best meets your needs. We design and build customized websites that compliment and serve your business needs from e-commerce to a service oriented platform. For E-Commerce web- sites, Social Media 55 prefers using the Shopify platform to syn- chronize a myriad of marketing tools in social media. Shopify is truly designed for the consumer. Allowing the end user to easily make changes without needing to revisit your web design team over and over. “Whether you sell online, on social media, in store, or out of the trunk of your car, Shopify has you covered. Shopify key features: • Fully customise your online store • Add new sales channels in seconds • Manage unlimited products and inventory • Fulfil orders in a single step • Track sales and growth trends 1809CV47 With over 600,000 websites powered by Shopify it’s clear that this platform is taking over the E-commerce industry. $55Billion+ Sold on Shopify. It’s no wonder why Shopify is perfect for begin- ners and experts. Something we believe is crucial to keeping costs down is the 24/7 customer sup- port Shopify offers. If you can’t seem to make the change to your website yourself, your Shopify Guru is always there to walk you through one click at a time. While some businesses may not have the ability to advertise in certain mediums, Social Media 55 will implement alternative strategies to gain organic traction. The objective is to reach and convert your audience from followers to clients. This being a highly specialized and time-con- suming task, Social Media 55 provides the professional exper- tise to achieve your advertising and marketing goals. Looking ahead to what the future holds, the team here at Social Media 55 will continue to deliver our award-winning services, which saw receive the accolade Most Outstanding Full Service Marketing Agency 2018 – Can- ada in the CV 2018 Corporate Excellence Awards.