Winesburg Marketing and advertising Co. is a new consulting company opening quickly in downtown Clyde, operated by Carolyn Hollingsworth Pofok. It is found at 128 S. Key St., next to Justin’s Barber Shop.
Pofok’s focus is on electronic and print advertising and marketing, general public relations and communications-primarily based do the job for consumers.
Due to the fact shifting to Clyde a number of many years in the past, Pofok immediately immersed herself in our local community and began volunteering for jobs for the advantage of all. She attended downtown Clyde gatherings to movie and write-up on Fb, encouraging to get the phrase out about what was going on.
”I feel strongly about advertising compact corporations in Clyde and anything at all that we can do to tie our group companies jointly,” she stated.
Her volunteer function incorporates Clyde Enterprise and Specialist Association (vice president and member), Winesburg Xmas Committee, Flier Youth Sports Affiliation (president), Clyde Vocation Ladies (member), Clyde Elementary Boosters (vice president and Member), City of Clyde Recreation Board and coaching seventh quality ladies’ basketball (McPherson Center College).
She was president of Clyde In Bloom in 2018, the year it obtained the America in Bloom designation.
“I served with their submission. That was this sort of a terrific program and gain to Clyde,” she explained.
Her small business location previously was occupied by MyGa Young children LLC, operated by Carolyn and her partner, Bob, which was an outlet for their on the web children’s apparel small business.
Dwindling gross sales ensuing from the COVID-19 pandemic triggered them to dissolve the retail aspect of the business so Carolyn could aim far more on the marketing and promoting facet of her organization.
“It has been a really hard calendar year for our little organization, but we are recovering and now I am performing on rebranding the corporation as Winesburg Marketing and advertising Co., said Pofok, who is grateful she could bounce back again.
When the company was in changeover, it loaned house to Santa Claus so he could make on-line unique virtual visits with Santa from there by appointment.
Pofok has considerable encounter in public administration, overseeing and managing amenities, parks, packages and occasions where advertising and public relations was a big aspect of her career.
“I am not astonished that I am now performing whole-time in the subject,” she explained. “After doing the job in community administration, I stayed dwelling with our young children, Garrison and Myla, and then sooner or later started out an e-commerce small business. The business was very easily ongoing when they moved to Clyde to be nearer to spouse and children.
She already has landed two big accounts, advertising for Bonnigson & Associates and advertising Clyde-Green Springs Faculties.
“With Bonnigson and Associates their most important concentration is bringing their corporation far more into the digital marketplace in relation to marketing and promoting when continue to preserving and balancing with some of their traditional advertising solutions,” she claimed. “They have been in the true estate and auction business enterprise for 45 plus years so this is a substantial chance for me to study a whole lot from an established brand in just our neighborhood.”
At Clyde-Green Springs Educational institutions she serves as internet marketing and communications coordinator. “I feel that my role has been practical, specially via the pandemic as interaction has been very important.
“We are still learning day to day how we can do far better. Mr. Haft and the University Board are generally seeking for parts of advancement. They truly do care. This is why I am appreciative of the chance to work with them. I genuinely do take pleasure in interviewing personnel and highlighting student actions as this is wonderful for individuals to discover about the educational institutions and continue to be connected with them as readers have been constrained because of to COVID-19.”
For those people who have Fb, she is the person read interviewing Dennis Haft, school district superintendent, for the duration of his normal public question-and-response classes.
For additional information about her organization, test out her web page at winesburgmarketing.com.
Jeanette Liebold Ricker writes about Clyde and Green Springs. Get hold of her at 419-547-8177 or by e mail at [email protected]
This posting originally appeared on Fremont News-Messenger: Speak About Clyde: Pofok launches community promoting business enterprise