Aug 05

IHC Specialty Benefits Wins 2013 Best of PiMA Award and Gold Award for Best e-Commerce Website

Minneapolis, MN (PRWEB) August 01, 2013

IHC Specialty Benefits, a member of The IHC Group, recently received the 2013 Best of PiMA award and a Gold award for Best e-Commerce Website for in the Professional Insurance Marketing Association Marketing Methods Competition. Marketing awards are given to member insurance companies and agencies for demonstrating outstanding marketing and creative strategy with measureable results.

Re-launched in January 2013, was rebranded as a merchandizing shop for individuals looking for affordable health insurance products. Using responsive design, the site features a health care reform calculator and a Healthcare Blue Book look-up function. The campaign was kicked-off with a combination of public relations, lead generation and search engine marketing.

We are extremely pleased with this award. The primary objective of was to convert a short-term medical website into a multi-product shopping cart experience, increasing sales and improving conversion rates. Its an honor to be recognized for creating a website that provides health insurance solutions for many needs, lifestyles and budgets, said Brian Dow, Chief Operating Officer of IHC Specialty Benefits.

There were over 500 entries in PiMAs annual marketing contest, which included over 100 insurance companies and big box agencies represented in the competition.

About IHC Specialty Benefits

IHC Specialty Benefits, Inc. is a member of The IHC Group. The IHC Group is comprised of insurance carriers, and marketing and administrative affiliates committed to providing excellent service and offering competitive health, life, disability, stop-loss, short-term medical, travel and dental insurance products to groups and individuals. IHC Specialty Benefits is a customer-driven company and share a mutual desire to provide important benefits to our customers and to meet their needs in an innovative, hassle-free manner.

About is a website offered by IHC Specialty Benefits, Inc., offering individual major medical health insurance, hospital indemnity insurance, temporary health insurance, dental insurance, limited medical insurance, critical illness insurance, bundled accident, critical illness and term life insurance, and pet insurance.

May 25

All-In-One Shopping Cart Provider Launches New “Ecommerce Tips” Blog Site At

St.Louis, MO (PRWEB) March 27, 2013

E-commerce software provider 1AutomationWiz today announced the release of an all new blog at

Designed for the companies subscribers as well as anyone interested learning more about marketing and selling products online.

The new blog features articles on a variety of subjects ranging from tips and advanced strategies for using the 1AutomaitonWiz e-commerce system as well as online marketing strategies, search engine optimization tips, social media and video marketing strategies.

Additionally the blog also features a “Merchant Spotlight” section where each month a new 1AutomationWiz merchant receives the “Merchant Spotlight award for excellence in e-commerce.

Don Schnure director of e-commerce solutions at had this to say about the new blog, “Our primary website at is designed as a sales tool to provide prospects with all the information that they need before deciding to use our shopping cart solution. But we still needed an educational resource for our users where we could provide tips, tricks and e-commerce strategies for doing business online. The new blog gives us the ability to do that.”

New users to the blog will find a uniquely easy to navigate website, updated often with useful strategies and feature articles about ecommerce and marketing online.


Recognized as the originator of ecommerce automation software, 1AutomationWiz provides an all-in-one solution that offers all the online tools that e-commerce merchants need to grow and build their online businesses

1AutomationWiz bundles shopping cart software, email marketing tools, ad tracking, split testing software, affiliate management tools and more into one easy to use ecommerce automation system.

For more information about the new blog, visit