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Motivators releases iPhone app

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The application, originally launched in April 2010, was the first of its kind in the Promotional Product industry. The first version allowed customers to browse the company's best-selling promotional items, view pricing information, and send product information via email. The most recent app update now allows customers to purchase items right from their mobile devices. Since the inception of the app, Motivators has seen an 87% increase in mobile web traffic and an equally impressive increase in mobile web sales.
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6/22/2016
Motivators awarded Google Trusted Stores badge
Positive shopping experience at Motivators recognized via inclusion in Google Trusted Stores program
6/22/2016
Motivators awarded Google Trusted Stores badge
Positive shopping experience at Motivators recognized via inclusion in Google Trusted Stores program
3/30/2016
Motivators Inc. Named Authorized Distributor of Under Armour Corporate Apparel
Motivators Inc. Named Authorized Distributor of Under Armour Corporate Apparel

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pictureAdvantages Magazine Interviews Kim Laffer and Rhonda Blum

January, 2013 - Telecommuting has been steadily on the rise, with flexibility in the workplace becoming key to employee morale and motivation. Here’s how ad specialty industry members keep remote employees engaged and energized. The working relationship between Doug Leech, a Lynchburg, VA-based sales rep, and his boss Ron Baellow, president of Bright Ideas (asi/146026), is so strong that Leech rarely ...   << view full article >>

pictureMotivators' CEO Talks About Family Owned Business with Verizon FIOS News

October, 2012 - Ken Laffer, President and CEO of Motivators.com, sits down with Giovanna Drpic to discuss some insights on how to make a family-owned business work. Laffer details how he brought his own daughter into the company, as well the elements that have made his working relationship with her a successful one. Inc. Magazine ranked motivational product distributor Motivators.com as one of the top ...   << view full article >>

pictureMotivators Is Mentioned In Counselor's Best Places To Work

September, 2012 - Ken Laffer, CEO of Westbury, NY-based Motivators (asi/277780), believes in giving his people the leeway to make their own decisions. "I like to run the business from 10,000 feet," he says. "As long as we're cash-flow positive, I let the employees take the reins." That environment has led to big growth for this company – 50% a year for the past five years ...   << view full article >>

pictureMotivators' CEO Talks About Back-To-School Market with Verizon FIOS News

September, 2012 - Giovanna Drpic sits down with Ken Laffer, President and CEO of Motivators.com, to discuss how small businesses can take advantage of seasonal markets, such as back-to-school. Motivators.com is a motivational product distributor that is ranked by Inc. Magazine as one of the top 5,000 fastest ...   << view full article >>

picturePPAI Spends Some Time With Motivators' CEO, Ken Laffer

August, 2012 - Ken Laffer, MAS, is no stranger to new endeavors. He started Westbury, New York-based distributor Motivators, Inc. (UPIC: MOTIV8RS) in 1979 after a successful career as an apparel manufacturer. Soon he became involved in PPAI, even serving on the board of directors. In fact, it was Laffer’s class that voted to change the name from Specialty Advertising Association (SAA) to PPAI. ...   << view full article >>

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