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Google Partners Share All About the Perks

When you choose a GOOGLE PARTNER to manage your digital marketing campaign, you’ve selected a team that has been fully vetted and approved by Google for its product knowledge and quality deliverables. But expert knowledge isn’t the only advantage that comes with working with a Google Partner. Special Offers and Promotions. Everyone likes saving money; that’s pretty much universal, especially when it comes to owning and operating a business. Through its Partners, Google offers special promotions to businesses starting AdWords campaigns for…

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Media Solstice First Full-Service Agency in Orange County Named As Google Partner

Media Solstice Marketing & Public Relations, an award-winning agency serving the Hudson Valley, has recently been named a Google Partner. Google launched the Google Partners platform in 2013 with the vision to “build true champions of the web and support them with the resources, training, and support to help businesses succeed online.” Google Partners follow Google’s best practices, maintain a high level of performance, and manage a minimum spend requirement within managed accounts. “We’re lucky to have Matt O’Sullivan, our director of…

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You Don’t Need a Partner, You need a GOOGLE Partner

When it comes to awards and certifications, it can be a bit tricky to decipher the good from the not-so-good. For every board-certified physician and licensed electrician, there’s a “best-at-this EVER” award or certification that’s about as authentic as the temporary tattoo at the bottom of a Cracker Jack box. So what is this whole GOOGLE PARTNERS thing anyway? A credential worth noting? A symbol of competence? Or just another claim to fame with the depth of an evaporating puddle? It’s something…

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Blustein, Shapiro, Rich & Barone, LLP Joins Forces with Richard A. Stoloff PLLC

Hudson Valley law firm Blustein, Shapiro, Rich & Barone, LLP and Sullivan County Catskills law firm Richard A. Stoloff PLLC have announced an of Counsel relationship in which they will provide services to each other, bringing together two of the area’s most reputable law firms. The new affiliation will allow both firms to better serve the needs of their clients. Blustein, Shapiro, Rich & Barone, LLP clients will benefit from a convenient location in Monticello, N.Y. to meet with the firm’s attorneys….

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Blustein, Shapiro, Rich & Barone Partner Published in WealthCounsel Magazine

Blustein, Shapiro, Rich & Barone, LLP Partner Richard J. Shapiro’s article, Domestic Asset Protection Trusts v. Prenuptial Agreements, was recently published in the October 2016 issue of the WealthCounsel Quarterly. Shapiro collaborated on the article with fellow estate planning attorneys Randall H. Borkus and James W. Collins. The article takes a detailed look at the differences between the more common prenuptial agreement and an alternative, the domestic asset protection trust (DAPT), that can be used by couples who want to protect their…

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