How NOT To Market Your Company Via Email

Real Estate Agent with Remerica Integrity, Realtors®, Northville, MI

How NOT To Market Your Company Via Email

I received this email the other day. It's an advertisement for a painting company.

First, Igor put his name as the recipient. Next, he misspelled "Happy" and didn't use the sentence correctly. Finally, he's in California. I'm in Michigan.

Good luck, Igor!

Dear Igor,

I hope you had a Happ New Year day.


At Superior Painting, your commercial painting specialists, we began our business in early 1995 and today we are one of the largest commercial, Industrial and Institutional painting companies.


Super Painting crews are individually led by a professional commercial painter and project manager who receives the necessary training to ensure your job is done right the first time.


We specialize in:


Click here to review our painting gallery. 


If you are looking for a professional commercial painting company please call us today at 1-800-356-4535.




Igor Vavrik

Super Painting Co.

PO Box 4146

Torrance, CA 90510

Comments (4)

Cindy Jones
Integrity Real Estate Group - Woodbridge, VA
Pentagon, Fort Belvoir & Quantico Real Estate News

Hope they do a better job of painting than they do of marketing their company.

Jan 29, 2014 08:30 AM
Tammy Lankford,
Lane Realty Eatonton, GA Lake Sinclair, Milledgeville, 706-485-9668 - Eatonton, GA
Broker GA Lake Sinclair/Eatonton/Milledgeville

Do you suppose he'd come paint my greatroom in Georgia if you asked him to?

Jan 29, 2014 08:56 AM
Liz and Bill Spear
RE/MAX Alliance 513.520.5305 - Mason, OH
RE/MAX Alliance Cincinnati & Dayton suburbs

Eric, For some reason we keep getting email solicitations for conference centers and golf course directories for SAN FRANCISCO!  Last I checked there's a sizable drive between San Fran and Cincinnati.

Jan 29, 2014 10:19 AM
Chris Ann Cleland
Long and Foster Real Estate - Gainesville, VA
Associate Broker, Bristow, VA

Strange.  Even if they get my name right, I had email solicitations.

Jan 29, 2014 11:11 AM