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Bob Bentz
Works at Advanced Telecom Services (ATSMobile)
Attended West Virginia University
Lives in St. Davids, PA
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President - ATS Mobile - http://www.atsMobile.com
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mobile marketing, internet marketing, text message marketing, QR Codes, Apps, websites, advertising, seo, IVR, fantasy sports, baseball, mobile advertising, mobile seo.
Employment
  • Advanced Telecom Services (ATSMobile)
    President, 1989 - present
    ATS Mobile helps advertisers, advertising agencies, and brands sell more through the use of mobile marketing. ATS Mobile provides mobile consulting, apps development, mobile websites, custom QR Codes, text message marketing, mobile video, mobile ad buys, and mobile SEO.
  • Overture Interactive
    Director of New Media, 2002 - 2014
    As Director New Media, Bentz oversees the internet marketing department that promotes gaming sites in the United Kingdom, Ireland, Canada, Australia, and South Africa. Tactics include search engine optimization, email marketing, affiliate marketing, and internet advertising.
  • Olympic Internet
    President, 2008 - 2014
    Bob Bentz is the founder and president of Olympic Internet which creates and markets fantasy sports sites on the web, including the flagship Fantasy Baseball Dugout. He is also the publisher of the Get Clickz internet marketing site.
  • Post-Newsweek
    Regional Sales Mgr., 1988 - 1989
    Bob Bentz was hired as Regional Sales Manager for this Hartford CBS affiliate, WFSB. Duties included selling advertising to regional advertising agencies primarily in Connecticut, Boston and New York. When the Whalers left town, there was little reason to stick around any longer.
  • Capital Cities Communications
    Account Executive, 1984 - 1988
    Television advertising sales at WTNH, Channel 8, in New Haven. WTNH was also the site of the Sally Jessy Raphael Show. Just down the street were the best pizza restaurants in the world. If you haven't had New Haven pizza, don't even tell me about your favorite pizza spots.
  • WDTV
    Account Executive, 1983 - 1984
    Television advertising sales at WDTV in Clarksburg, West Virginia. Responsible for opening up the Morgantown area to television advertising sales--an area that was actually part of the Pittsburgh DMA. White water rafting was a fun diversion, but not much else to do except for WVU Mountaineer sports.
  • Advanced Mobile
    Marketing Manager, 2006 - 2013
    Advanced Mobile developed the Cars2Go platform for auto dealers. The suite of mobile marketing services included an app, mobile website, custom QR code, and text message marketing. After reaching 1200 auto dealer customers, the company was sold to publicly traded AutoByTel in October, 213.
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St. Davids, PA
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Harrisburg, PA - Morgantown, WV - Huntington, WV - Parkersburg, WV - Bridgeport, WV - Three Rivers, CA - Guilford, CT - Haverford, PA
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Bob Bentz helps brands, advertisers, and advertising agencies earn more with mobile marketing.
Introduction
Bob Bentz is an experienced entrepreneur with expertise in mobile marketing, internet dating, search engine optimization, internet marketing, 900 numbers in Canada and IVR.  Bob loves the Phillies, coaching and playing baseball, photography, and all big dogs, but he has an extra special passion for rescue dogs and golden retrievers.  You  are invited to be Linked In with Bob Bentz.  You can also visit BobBentz.com to learn more about him.
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ATS has been around since 1989 and still services its advertiser, advertising agency, and media companies with interactive telephone services.
Education
  • West Virginia University
    Journalism (Public Relations), 1977 - 1981
    One of my few friends that graduated in the normal 4 year period (it shouldn't count if you don't). Majored in journalism (public relations emphasis) with a minor in political science (not sure why). Mostly spent my time in Sunnyside and cheering for the Mountaineer football and basketball teams. Found the library halfway through my junior year.
  • Marshall University
    Masters - Business Administration (Marketing), 1981 - 1983
    Worked full time as a magazine advertising salesperson and night time bartender at a country bar (not country club). Emphasis for my business degree was in marketing. I don't remember sleeping that much.
  • Susquehanna Twp. High School
    College Prep, 1973 - 1977
    Went to high school in the diverse city of Harrisburg. 3 sport guy competing in cross country (they didn't have soccer at the time), wrestling, and baseball. Did enough to get into college.
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