Startup Business Name: V Locators
Tagline: The new way to find the missing in your life.
Founder/Founders: Ed Burns Sr.
In a few sentences, tell us what your start-up is all about!:
The problem we’re solving
o Have you ever known someone that had a missing person or child in his or her life? It’s more than imaginable trauma for parents of missing child its, an emotion which deprives you of sleep, creates depression and 10 tons of grief. We’re helping people find the missing and wanted in their lives by using a proprietary marketing method that promotes the story that enriches the life story and more than highlights the circumstance. We create a targeted customer base by developing Emotional Search Patterns, that is a proprietary method of marketing with proof that it works.
• Business model
Business Model is simple and straightforward. We help people find the missing or wanted in their lives by showing them a new and exciting way that is more sensitive to their emotional needs by finding those important to them. We help our customer and their sponsors by the development of our way which is less expensive and more effective than buying 500 colored posters that have a short lifespan.
• V Locators activity is based on a strategy that capitalizes on using the emotional side of the brain in one’s internet search or interest. We create patterns that match or link with the interest of the person search. No other firm has the ability or knows how its done or created. Simple Explanation: Secret Sauce.
When was your startup founded? And what stage is your startup currently at?: 2012 is when the public beta site was launched
Let us know a bit about your team, who are the key team members and what is their role?: Team members all have taken stock for work that has been completed. Three teams members are active daily/weekly.
If applicable, what is your growth like? And what milestones has your startup achieved so far?:
1.) The website has out-ranked 90% of its competitors almost since day one
2.) Duration of visitors according to Google Analytics average at 1:21 and as most know, 20-seconds is considered great for a full active website
3.) All analytics are on-going 24/7 and reports are all continuously positive
Why did you choose this particular idea and concept to build your start-up on?: The answer is per this link on the website https://www.videolocators.com/
Do you have any customer feedback on your product and/or service that you could share?: A young man that had been missing for almost six years is reunited with his family and his mother is a strong supporter of the company.
Are you looking for funding or are you open to partnership opportunities, and if so, what’s the best way for people to get in contact with you?: Right now we’re looking for Rocket Fuel in the amount of $500,000 but partnering is a possible route.
Finally, do you have any other comments or information about your product that you would like to add?: This is one of our most interesting searches about a little boy taken from one family member and out of the country by the mother who is Asian and father white in the US. She has skipped to Mexico but we’re marketing in that language. Here is part of that promo in Spanish with text and video.
Mi nombre es Ed Burns, Sr. de Cincinnati, Ohio, EE. UU. Tenemos un niño pequeño y su madre que posiblemente estén en su mercado y es por su bienestar y seguridad si lo ve y luego avísenos lo antes posible. El padre está preocupado por la salud de su hijo como lo es el resto de la familia. Si ha visto al niño o su madre, por favor, háganoslo saber. El chico tiene un apodo de B3 POR FAVOR AYUDA https://www.videolocators.com/
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