Another year in the books! And a great one it’s been. From focusing on OUTCARE to hitting over 10 Million ambassadors using our platform to our first PongVember Tourney, it’s been a busy, rewarding, and exciting 365 days.
In almost every industry, referrals are the gold standard of customer acquisition. Research has repeatedly shown that referred leads close faster, buy more, and stay longer — all with significantly less effort and at a much lower CPA than non-referred prospects. A University of Pennsylvania study found that referred customers are more loyal and profitable — by a 16% margin — than their non-referred counterparts.
I'm thrilled to announce that Ambassador has earned the ranking of #736 in the 36th annual Inc. 5000 list of fastest-growing private companies in America. This achievement was not possible without the amazing team of Diplomats who consistently live our core value of "OUTCARE," which stands for:
I'm humbled and extremely excited to share that Ambassador has earned the #6 (of 100) ranking of "Cool Places To Work" by Crain's Detroit, our 2nd consecutive year on this prestigious list. Being named one of the top 10 coolest places to work in a metro area with thousands of companies is a truly remarkable accomplishment.
Out of all the marketing strategies out there in our uber-connected world, the power of word-of-mouth is still unparalleled. And what better way to leverage word-of-mouth than with referral marketing? A study done by University of Pennsylvania uncovered that referred customers are more loyal and profitable than their non-referred counterparts -- by 16 percent! Our own research conducted in partnership with Nielsen's Harris Poll Online revealed that 82% of Americans seek recommendations from ...