Lansing Regional Chamber Partners with New Social Gifting Company
Wednesday, May 1, 2013
Posted by: Michelle Rahl
Date Contact: Ross Woodstock, Kolt
Wednesday, May 1, 2013 517-706-0001/517-410-7636
Regional Chamber Partners with New Social Gifting Company
Holland-Based Conpoto Allows
Chamber to Provide "Treats” Redeemable at Local Merchants
(Lansing, Mich.) – The Lansing Regional Chamber of Commerce
(LRCC) is pleased to announce a new partnership with Conpoto, a social gifting
company based out of Holland. Conpoto allows the Lansing Regional Chamber to send
"treats” to current and prospective Chamber members, which are then redeemed at
local Chamber merchants who are enrolled in the program.
Local Chamber merchants enrolled in the program include Cravings
Gourmet Popcorn & Soda Market, Nuthouse Sports Grill, Beggars Banquet,
Jimmy’s Pub and Harrison Roadhouse. Chamber members who would like to be a
merchant for Conpoto are asked to contact the website or phone number below.
"The Lansing Regional Chamber is so excited to partner with
Conpoto and provide this innovative concept to current and prospective Chamber
members,” said Tim Daman, president and CEO of the LRCC. "This is a huge
opportunity for merchants who are able to use Conpoto to create awareness of their
brand and drive more customers to their business without having to invest a
single dollar into marketing.”
Launched in 2011, Conpoto is a web-based service that allows
users buy drinks and food at affiliated restaurants as "treats" for
friends or clients, who can then redeem the treat with an emailed redemption
code. Users can also buy treats through Conpoto's free apps for Apple iOS and
Google Android devices.
The program is simple:
The recipient receives an email with the treat
and redemption code. Examples of treats include a cup of coffee or an
Bring your smart phone with email access to the
establishment or print the Conpoto email.
Provide the establishment the redemption code
and enjoy your complimentary item!
"This program can be leveraged by the business community in
a variety of ways by providing your clients or staff a personalized gift to
their favorite establishment, all while the process remains simple, easy and
flexible to use, "said Matt Ahearn, Conpoto Co-Founder. "We also provide
comprehensive analytics to give you full visibility on how Conpoto is working
for you, allowing you to track redemption rates and be more adaptive to your
For more information on Conpoto, please visit www.conpoto.com or call 866.980.9531.
The mission of the Lansing Regional Chamber of
Commerce (LRCC) is to be the preeminent business advocacy organization in the
Greater Lansing region by collaborating for economic growth, creating new
opportunities for our members and upholding pro-business ideals through the
advancement of sound public policy. More information about LRCC and its
programs and services can be found on any of its social media platforms,
including www.lansingchamber.org, Facebook, Twitter (@LansingChamber),
LinkedIn and You Tube.