Ed Burckhardt’s professional experience includes over 25 years ownership and management in automotive service and repair businesses. In addition, Ed Burckhardt’s experience spans over 22 years of project work and research in the IT industry. He specializes in providing online marketing and localized SEO-SEM-SMM services for automotive repair and service shops.
Ed Burckhardt’s latest efforts, ECommNow (ECommNow.com) and On Call Auto Service (OCAutoService.com) are currently in operation as successful online marketing ventures catering to auto repair and service business owners. Both companies opened in January, 2000.
eCommNow (eCommNow.com) is an approved Google Engage Advertising Agency devoted to online marketing for the automotive repair and service industries. ECommNow specializes in localized online marketing to potential customers within the geographical service area of brick-and-mortar shops. Comprehensive and affordable packages are available to automotive repair and service shops, as well as automotive businesses selling aftermarket merchandise.
eCommNow offers web design along with several affordable SEO-SEM-SMM packages for automotive repair and service businesses in the automotive industry. ECommNow provides tools for monitoring the success of each online campaign. Because small business owners’ time is often stretched thin, these individuals require simple and easy-to-use tools that provide information quickly. ECommNow offers such time-saving tools to clients. Because Ed Burckhardt is an experienced automotive business owner, he understands first-hand the marketing challenges faced by other business owners in the automotive industry.
On Call Auto Service (OCAutoService.com) is an online auto repair and services directory that lists automotive repair and service shops in Southern California. This directory offers an affordable listing alternative for automotive repair and service shops in designated counties in Southern California. On Call Auto Service enables automotive businesses to list their companies and shops to obtain maximum visibility without the expense of hiring a high-priced marketing firm to provide full SEO-SEM services.
On Call Auto Service is currently undergoing a redesign process to cover the entire U.S. Expansion and redevelopment is expected to be completed by the end of 2013.
Ed Burckhardt’s entrepreneurial experience includes founding and operating several automotive businesses, including:
– Panamerican Texaco Service Station, Silver Springs MD
– Union 76 Service Station, Los Gatos CA
– The Baja Shop, Westminster, CA
– Econo Parts Wholesale, CA
– Euro Performance World Laguna Niguel, CA
– PC Upgrades (computer retail establishment)
Ed Burckhardt’s Curations and Publications
– Auto Shop Marketing 101
The purpose of Auto Shop Marketing 101 is to provide automotive repair and service business owners with the latest news regarding changes and opportunities in Online Marketing and Internet Advertising. When you subscribe to receive the news in your email, you get the latest Scoop (below) once per month.
– Scoop.it: Social and Search Marketing News
Ed Burckhardt’s Specialties include:
– Online Marketing Specialist
– Search Engine Marketing (SEM)
– Search Engine Optimization (SEO)
– Social Media Marketing (SMM)
– Call Tracking
– Responsive Web Design for Auto Repair Businesses
– Mobile Web Design for Auto Repair Businesses
– Pay-per-Click Campaign Management
– Online Video Marketing