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Cincinnati Northern Kentucky Marketing Consultants You're a small business owner and you hire someone to handle your accounting, your taxes and your legal issues. But you TRY to handle the marketing yourself, WHY? You must focus on marketing as much as you focus on cash flow. Referral Marketing, the Internet, Guerrilla Marketing and Social Media should be on the top of your list right now, but they're not since you are too busy to pay attention. We can help. Matt Plapp and Driven Media Solutions helps Northern Kentucky and Cincinnati Small Business Owners increase sales and profits by handling the work for you.

11 August 2015 ~ 0 Comments


I had a conversation last week with a professional sales person that I thought I’d never have in 2015.   We were talking about creating a marketing campaign to inform his date-base about the new business he just launched.  I asked about the size of his database to which he said “what data-base?”   During the next […]

01 July 2015 ~ 0 Comments

July Marketing Seminar

Not 1, not 2, but 3 speakers!  Yes, 3 speakers will help you understand how to supercharge your website, reach your customers who effective Email Marketing and grab their attention through Social Media! In this 2 hour seminar we’ll cover in depth the following topics: 1. Website creation, mobile websites and on-site SEO - Logan Dotson of […]

12 May 2015 ~ 0 Comments

Video, Email & Social Media Marketing Seminar

Videos, Emails & Social Media Work Great Together I’m more excited over this seminar than any I’ve done this year.  Video marketing is a great way to grow your business and brand.  The part I like the most is that very few small business owners have started using videos.  What does that mean for you? […]

12 May 2015 ~ 0 Comments

Video Marketing Tips

Here are a few easy tips that I use when shooting videos for clients and myself.  This is a working list, so I’ll be adding to it as items come to me.  If you have some tips you’d like to add, email me at matt@mattplapp.com 1st – Use something that’s easy to use and fast. […]

12 May 2015 ~ 1 Comment

Do your customers REALLY know you

Do your customers know you or THINK they know you?  I’ve got a funny story that will make you realize that you’re missing a BIG opportunity in your marketing.  In 2005 a guy walked into our boat dealership and was interested in buying a boat from us.  He went on to tell me how he […]

23 March 2015 ~ 0 Comments

Finally the video from…a while ago :)

27 February 2015 ~ 0 Comments

Failure doesn’t happen overnight

Failure doesn’t happen overnight

Failure is not a single, cataclysmic event. You don’t fail overnight. Instead, failure is a few errors in judgement, repeated every day. Jim Rohn I was listening to Dave Ramsey recently and he said the quote above and it struck a cord with me.  He was talking about how people don’t become broke or bankrupt […]

04 December 2014 ~ 0 Comments

Get Your 2015 Marketing Plan HERE!

We want you to start 2015 with a BANG! This is going to be a GREAT event.  In this 3 hour seminar you’re going to hear from 5 speakers who will give you the tools to help you grow your sales and profits for 2015. In this 3 hour seminar we’ll cover in depth the […]

18 September 2014 ~ 0 Comments

It’s A Customer Service Tool 1st, Sales Machine 2nd

Most small businesses and honestly “marketing experts” have not figured out the main reason you should be active and monitoring your Social Media platforms.  I’ve always stated (and believed) the top reason to use Social Media is for SEO and branding.  Secondarily as a great way to market your business on your own advertising medium. […]

31 July 2014 ~ 0 Comments

When & Why You Need Help.

Let’s face it, Facebook, Twitter, Yelp aren’t rocket science.  It’s not too difficult to figure out the ins and outs of most social media and review websites for your business.  With that said, I’ve always believed that it’s better to hire someone to do something that you are good at, but they are great at. […]