Contact: Stuart Robertson, General Manager
Location: Bellevue, Wash.
Industry: Financial Services, B2B
Annual revenue: Confidential
Number of employees: 16
ShareBuilder 401(k) provides 401(k) retirement plans exclusively for small businesses, ranging from the self-employed to those with 50 or more employees. A service of online brokerage ShareBuilder Corp., ShareBuilder 401(k) offers services necessary for employers and employees to open and manage their retirement plans online or over the phone.
But retirement plans, which most people have a hard time understanding, are usually sold in person and are particularly hard to sell virtually. Sharebuilder 401(k) found that it needed help in marketing to this niche, and particularly in closing sales.
By implementing a new software system that allowed its sales and marketing team to know how often a sales prospect visited its Web site, how visitors arrived there, and what visitors looked at on the site, the sales team was able to target sales calls more efficiently and close more sales.