Benefit Programs for Local BBB Accredited Businesses
BBB ACCREDITED BUSINESS DIRECTORY
The Solution – A Marketplace Guide and Yellow Page Directory of BBB Accredited Businesses in Nebraska, South Dakota and southwest Iowa. There are many different advertising opportunities available to all BBB Accredited Businesses. The printed version is published by our BBB annually in July, and the one on our website is updated daily. Check it out by clicking on “The Solution” icon at bbb.org.
Contact: Pam Atz at 402-898-8538 or 800-649-6814 #8538
CREDIT CARD PROCESSING
AMERICAN PAYMENT SYSTEMS (APS) – New Program for all BBB Accredited Businesses
This Merchant Processing Program features:
Contact Jim or Aaron Barnes at 402-502-9985 or 888-692-5285
Omaha World-Herald – Companies are listed by Type of Business categories. These listings run twice a year. There is a special pull-out supplement, for only BBB Accredited Businesses, which comes out in March. This includes helpful tip from BBB. In August, there are dedicated BBB pages in the Metro Guide. These publications reach 225,000 households and have a readership of over 400,000.
Contact Terri Campbell at 402-444-1422
Norfolk Daily News – Ads run once a month
Contact Elaine Thelen at 402- 371-1020
Kearney Hub – Ads run two times a month
Contact Darrell Bostick at 308-233-9763
Lincoln Journal Star - Ads run once a month
Contact Beth Corrick at 402- 473-7421
KLKN-TV 8 (Lincoln metro area) – Fourteen shared 30 second messages a month for every two non-competing Accredited Business sponsors, or fourteen exclusive 30 second commercials per month.
Contact Kay Wunderlich at 402-436-2240
KETV (Omaha metro area)
Value Program: – One Sponsor per Ad
You will be featured in twenty 15 second (:15) commercials per month that include a short 7 second (:07) BBB message along with information about your company. Your business receives:
Ethics Program: One Sponsor per Ad
You will be featured in twenty-five 30 second (:30) commercials per month that include a short (:10) BBB message along with your company’s message. Your business receives:
Torch Program: One Sponsor per Ad
You will be featured in thirty-five 30 second (:30) commercials per month that include your company’s 25 second message (:25) followed by 5 second (:5) BBB/KETV message. Your business receives:
Contact Katherine Ramirez at 402-978-8943
Journal Broadcast Radio Group (Omaha and Lincoln metro areas) New Program
Option #1 on Z92 - One Sponsor per Ad
144 radio & streaming ads per month over a 2-3 week period with an average savings of 40% (additional fee/month to add button link to www.z92.com )
Option #2 on Star 104.5 - One Sponsor per Ad
135 radio & streaming ads per month over a 2-3 week period with an average savings of 50% (additional fee/month to add button link to www.104star.com)
Option #3 on CD 105.9 - One Sponsor per Ad
41 radio & streaming ads per month over a 2-3 week period with an average savings of 50% (additional fee/month to add button link to www.cd1059.com )
Option #4 on Big Sports 590 - One Sponsor per Ad
102 radio ads per month over a 2-3 week period with an average savings of 50% (streaming is unavailable on this station)
Contact Patti Jaynes at 402-898-5376
Except for the BBB Accredited Business Directory, ‘The Solution’ that is sold by BBB staff, all co-op advertising programs are managed and sold by the participating media/businesses. BBB Accredited Businesses pay for being featured in the ads.
If you are interested in learning more about any of BBB’s member opportunities listed above, call the contacts indicated or BBB Communications Director Margo Riekes at 402-898-8526 or 800-649-6814 #8526.