Barbados Yellow Pages wins Google Award

Global Directories, the parent company of Barbados Yellow Pages, was named the 2014 winner of the Google Display Network and Mobile Champion category for Latin America and the Caribbean under the Premier SMB Partner Program. This award validates the commitment to service, and unmatched technical expertise that Global Directories provides for their clients locally and regionally.

In 2013 Barbados Yellow Pages inked a powerful new deal with web-based search giant, Google to become a part of the Google AdWords Premier SMB programme. As a Premier SMB Partner, Barbados Yellow Pages now provides full-service Google AdWords & Display account management on behalf of local businesses, from account setup and activation, to ongoing online campaign management and optimization.

“It’s widely known and accepted that the viability of most businesses is dependent on the ability to compete in an ever changing global landscape. Our job at Global Directories and Barbados Yellow Pages is to provide our customers with the tools and products necessary for them to maintain a competitive advantage in their respective industries and markets. This prestigious recognition from Google is a strong testament of our commitment to always provide the best options for local search and in the process expose our advertisers to a wider customer base. Winning the Google Display Network and Mobile Champion awards demonstrate our versatility to offer not only effective print advertising solutions but also, a powerful suite of digital marketing tools that are in sync with digital marketing trends worldwide. Whilst we are honoured to receive these awards, our more profound pride is knowing that our customers are the beneficiaries of this success”, said Colin Francis, General Manager – EC at Global Directories.

Barbados Yellow Pages Digital solutions portfolio includes full-service campaign management, detailed reporting, one-on-one customer support, and broad market guidance to help advertisers make the most of their online exposure.

“Premier SMB Partners meet Google’s highest standards and criteria for qualification, transparency, and customer service, which include completing extensive Google product and account management training. Having been through this training, Global Directories has demonstrated their capacity to provide businesses with the most effective AdWords advertising solutions”; noted Ben Wood, head of Google’s Americas channel sales partnerships.

Using the latest innovation to leverage their platform for optimal advertiser value has been a long-standing tradition with Global Directories, and this award, comes on the heels of the company launching their 2015 Barbados Yellow Pages using augmented reality technologies, which enables interactive content to come alive from advertisers print ads.

Yellow Pages revolutionizes print ads with AR technology

November 21, 2014, Bridgetown, Barbados: Barbados Yellow Pages is taking its main advertising medium to a new level. The 2015 Telephone Directory is exposing customers to new experiences in advertising through the use of an innovative and exciting technology that has been captivating the world and expanding the reach of advertisers… Continue reading

Enhanced features with BYP Mobile App

For Immediate Release, Bridgetown, Barbados: The Barbados Yellow Pages mobile App (mobile app) has proven to be a hit with several thousand users. Official statistics reveal that over 40,000 downloads have been made confirming the popularity of the mobile app. As a result, the Barbados Yellow Pages has boosted the already user friendly mobile app by adding new, exciting features to allow everyone to efficiently connect with Continue reading

Barbados Yellow Pages Assists Guides From St. Lucia

The 8th Gros Islet Brownie and Guide Company from St. Lucia. At far right (end of first row) is Girl Guide, Leesa-Marie Nicholas standing behind her in glasses is Lead Guider, Bernella Charlemagne

The 8th Gros Islet Brownie and Guide Company from St. Lucia. At far right (end of first row) is Girl Guide, Leesa-Marie Nicholas standing behind her in glasses is Lead Guider, Bernella Charlemagne.

[Barbados, August 9, 2013] Twenty-six members of a St. Lucian Brownie and Girl Guide Company recently toured Harrison’s Cave thanks to the generosity of the Barbados Yellow Pages who paid the admittance fee for the Caribbean contingent to facilitate a request made by the St. Lucia Yellow Pages.

Lead Guider, Bernella Charlemagne of the 8th Gros Islet Brownie and Guide Company was very appreciative of the assistance noting it had made the dreams of several young, enthusiastic children come true.  Continue reading

Preparation for life at Secondary School has begun in earnest for Matthew Weatherhead of St. Pauls Primary School thanks to a donation by Global Directories/Barbados Yellow Pages

Preparation for life at Secondary School has begun in earnest for Matthew Weatherhead of St. Pauls Primary School thanks to a donation by Global Directories/Barbados Yellow Pages.

One of the top 10 performers in the island in this year’s Common Entrance Examination, Matthew was recently presented with vouchers by Pam Roach, Marketing Manager of Global Directories/ Barbados Yellow Pages worth Bds$200 to assist with the purchase of school supplies. Continue reading

New Faces “Get Discovered” By Barbados Yellow Pages

Warren Linton and Tamia Arthur are the new faces of the Barbados Yellow Pages/Global Directories upcoming “Get Discovered” marketing campaign.

Barbados Yellow Pages Get Discovered Winners

Daniel Evelyn, Tamia Arthur and Warren Linton

The young gentleman and lady were selected from a slew of entrants in the “Get Discovered” online competition run on Facebook/BarbadosYellowPages towards the end of last year, which invited professional and aspiring models Continue reading