Verticalresponse Names PDB UK Ltd Outstanding Customer in the First Annul Checkie Awards

PDB UK Ltd Awarded for Online Marketing, Financial Products

Online PR News – 12-August-2009 – – PDB UK Ltd Awarded for Online Marketing, Financial Products
London, U.K - Tuesday, August 11, 2009 - PDB UK Ltd announced today that it has been recognized for its outstanding marketing success in the Online Marketing, Financial Products industry with a Checkie Award from VerticalResponse,Inc., a leading provider of on-demand email marketing, online survey and direct mail solutions. The Checkie Awards recognize VerticalResponse’s outstanding customers across multiple industries who have achieved excellence in email marketing.

PDB UK Ltd is an online marketing company specializing in retail financial markets. For the past four years, PDB UK Ltd has built online assets, unique search marketing capabilities, key collaborations and vendor relationships. One of these collaborations is with VerticalResponse, Inc who is our email service provider of choice.

"The VerticalResponse Checkie Awards Program publicly acknowledges the outstanding marketing success our customers have achieved with the help of our various products," said Janine Popick, founder and CEO of VerticalResponse. "We work every day to create tools and materials that help small businesses grow and market themselves as easily and effectively as possible, and the Checkie Awards Program recognizes those who have really achieved great things as a result. PDB UK Ltd is a perfect example."

This is the inaugural Checkie Awards, and moving forward they’ll be given out each quarter to VerticalResponse’s most outstanding customers to recognize the creative work they do every day to build their respective businesses and keep small business a vital part of the economy.

The criteria used to evaluate award winners was broken down by category, and designed to recognize marketing success in both creativity and results:
- Email: Award based on number of campaigns a month, open rate, and click rate
- Postcards: Award based on creative design, call to action, headline
- Surveys: Award based on design and responses

"It is only obvious, that a leading online marketing specialist like PDB UK Ltd will collaborate with a leading ESP like VerticalResponse", said Ohad Hessel, Marketing Manager of PDB UK Ltd". We utilize the most advanced tools in the hands of the most skilled marketing professionals, and VerticalResponse is a key to our success".

The VerticalResponse Checkie Award Program recognized 65 award winners across the following industries: Advertising Agency, Business Supplies, Construction, Consulting, Education, Entertainment, Finance/Insurance, Health Services, Legal/Law, Life Coach, Manufacturing, NonProfit, Publishing, Real Estate, Restaurant/Bar, Retail Services, Software/Hardware, Sports/Fitness, Travel, Wholesale/Distributors and Winery/Wine Retailer.

For more information about the VerticalResponse Checkie Award program, go to:

About PDB UK Ltd
PDB UK Ltd is the exclusive marketing company behind PaydayBank UK. PaydayBank offers same day payday loans. They provide an immediate response to their customers, who require quick loans of up to 750 GBP. PaydayBank are a highly professional and one of the most respected payday loan brokers in the UK. PDB UK Ltd was established in 2006 and has exceeded its growth targets consistently.

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About VerticalResponse
VerticalResponse, Inc. is a leading provider of self-service email marketing, online surveys and direct mail services empowering businesses and nonprofits to create, manage and analyze their own direct marketing campaigns. VerticalResponse’s flagship product, which allows customers to deliver sophisticated yet easily deployed email campaigns, is the most intuitive and affordable Web-based direct marketing solution available. VerticalResponse is headquartered in San Francisco, California. For additional information, please visit

Contact: Ohad Hessel
Tel: 0845-805-4963