As 2015 draws to a close, Mike Kuefler and his team at Industrial NetMedia would like to take this opportunity to thank our fantastic clients, our industry colleagues and our hard-working, creative staff for the continued success of the business throughout this record-setting year.
As we enter into 2016, Mike wants you to remember that no matter what adversities we face in our day to day lives, we are all extremely blessed to live in one of the most free, most prosperous and most secure regions on the planet. Don't take our word for it, though. It's all in the numbers.
1000 - The number of guests Nisku Truck Stop expects to serve on Christmas Day for their 19th annual free yule supper.
270,000 - The kilograms of food donated in 2014 to the Leduc Food Bank thanks to the incredible Christmas decoration display erected by the Ruel family of Leduc County located southwest of the City of Leduc on Township Road 492 and Range Road 260. 38 - The number of years Clarence Shields and his family have put on their "No One Should Be Alone At Christmas" event at Blackjacks Roadhouse in Nisku. 75,600 - Square miles of Christmas wrapping paper used in Canada yearly.
150 - The number of families in the Leduc area who received Christmas hampers from Santa's Helpers in 2014.
36 Million - Number of parcels Canada Post handles during their Christmas rush.
256 - The number of Wetaskiwin-area children who received presents last year through that city's Christmas charity, who would not have had gifts to open otherwise.
400 - Percentage increase in eggnog consumption in last 50 years. Additional rum sales were not provided despite its influence on the popularity of eggnog.
22, 1.8, and 14,000 - Height in meters, weight in tonnes and number of lights on Edmonton's Churchill Square Christmas Tree.
260 Million - Number of Christmas cards sent in Canada. in 2014
58.3 Million - Dollar amount of artificial trees imported into Canada last year.
64.4 Million - Dollar amount for real trees sold in Canada last year.
18 - Number of countries Canada (mostly Quebec) exports Christmas trees to, including Aruba, Bermuda, France Jamaica, Russia, Thailand, United Arab Emerates and Venezuela
6000 - Amount in tonnes of garbage sent to Edmonton's landfill during the two weeks after Christmas, up from an average of 1400/week for the rest of the year.
15,000 - The fine in dollars for wearing a Santa Hat in Brunei... (and up to 5 years in jail)
Merry Christmas to all of our treasured clients, wonderful colleagues and dear friends. I hope this Christmas is truly the best ever.
And remember, if things don't go according to plan; just be thankful you don't live in Brunei!
Industrial Netmedia will closed for the holidays from Christmas Eve to January 4th.
"We are incredibly pleased" We are incredibly pleased with how the Website is landing on Google, it’s almost always number one and sometimes number two. The business increase has been dramatic! Thank you so much to all of you at INM, not only were you helpful, but most importantly you delivered exactly what we needed.
- Theresa (Edmonton Clinic of Naturopathic Medicine, Edmonton)
"I'd recommend INM to anyone" Industrial NetMedia did a great job designing my website! They took a lot of time to understand what I wanted first and then made it all happen, while keeping me involved in the process. I'd recommend INM to anyone who wants to build and market a website.
- Steve Hammond Agency
"He gets top marks in all categories" Mike is by far the best techno weenie I have ever had the pleasure of working with, and I still deal with him on a regular basis. I trust his opinion on anything in the computer world over anyone else I know. Consults with me on technical issues whenever I get in over my head. He gets top marks in all categories, and I promise you will not go wrong with whatever it is you want him to do.
- Dan Bourque (Syncrude)
"INM has taken our website to the top of the search results in Edmonton" INM has taken our website to the top of the search results in Edmonton for our industry. We highly recommend INM if your customers use the internet :)
- Jody Gamracy (Blue Falls Manufacturing)
"Mike is the easiest person to work with" Mike is the easiest person to work with. I provided him with an idea and he made it better in every area. Mike is always available to answer questions or be at your place of business to solve your problems. I have never had the pleasure of working with a more knowledgeable, professional person before. Hands down, Mike is the best at what he does!
- Cindy (Certified Spray Booths)
"I look forward to continue working with them on any future projects" Industrial NetMedia has custom designed a practical, efficient, user friendly program for our company that has increased our productivity significantly. The technical support and attention to the customer needs has been outstanding. I look forward to continue working with them on any future projects that may develop.
- Hans Carr (Petro-Canada Edmonton)
"We would highly recommend Mike" We would highly recommend Mike for any promotional or advertising project to build or enhance your website.
- Barbara Rehn (Leduc Black Gold Rodeo)
"I’m very happy with all the work done" I’m very happy with all the work done on the re-launch of my website and Social pages now. Night and day from the other company I first worked with.
- Wade Szymanski (Dominion Lending Key Financial) – EZ Mortgages
"I'd recommend INM to anyone who wants to build and market a website." Industrial NetMedia did a great job designing my website! They took a lot of time to understand what I wanted first and then made it all happen, while keeping me involved in the process. I'd recommend INM to anyone who wants to build and market a website.
- Steve Hammond (Now Radio)
"We were able to work with them by e-mail and had a professional finished product in record time." INM created a fresh dynamic website that is very easy to navigate and maintain. They made the process so easy. We were able to work with them by e-mail and had a professional finished product in record time.
- Jean Williams, Cardium Region Victim Services
"We are happy with INM's service and performance." We were looking for a more economical method of advertising and turned to INM for a more comprehensive marketing plan. This included a new website, advertising, social media and email campaigns. As a result this was a busy year and this was one of our smallest advertising budgets. We are happy with INM's service and performance.
- Dave Robert, Director of Golf, Leduc Golf Club
"if we could dream it, the visionaries at Industrial NetMedia could deliver" Ironhand Drilling Inc. has had the pleasure to work with Industrial NetMedia on a rebuild of our corporate website and developing a custom-designed Human Resources database. We have been overwhelmed
with the professionalism and expertise of the corporate team at Industrial NetMedia, from marketing through programming. Our experience taught us that if we could dream it, the visionaries at Industrial NetMedia could deliver a product far exceeding o
- Ironhand Drilling Inc.
"Working with the team at Industrial NetMedia has been a great experience" Their knowledge of marketing was incredibly helpful when it came to making decisions on the initial strategy of how to recreate mG Artistry’s online presence. INM works in a very timely fashion. As soon as the new website went live I was getting response from people who were searching for my services and the traffic has continually grown.
- Michelle Grad, mG Artistry
"Keep up the great work!" I just want to say how much we at Binh’s Nails Tamarack appreciate the terrific job you guys do with our social media stuff. Our blog is actually read by lots of our customers and they like to chat about the interesting tidbits which you guys post for us every day. Keep up the great work!
- Grace Zhang, Binh's Nails Tamarack
"we quickly built a clientele thanks in part to your social media efforts" One Pot Simmer is truly indebted to INM for helping to make our new restaurant a huge success with top quality posts on our Facebook, Twitter and Google+ pages. It’s hard for new businesses to get established but we quickly built a clientele thanks in part to your social media efforts. Our great food probably helped a lot too!
- Jason Song, One Pot Simmer
"Thanks so much" Thanks so much for how much support you always give us! You really do spoil us!
- Nicole, Linx Connect (Leduc, Alberta)
"Fantastic job!" Mike, Ardis and the team at Industrial Net Media did a fantastic job building and launching our website and made it an absolutely painless process.