Greensboro, NC (September 13, 2013)
– Applications are now being accepted from non-profit organizations in two locations – North Carolina Triad Region – that are interested in receiving pro bono marketing services, provided by the strategic marketing agency, The Sales Factory. The services are being provided as part of an annual creative blitz known as CreateAthon. Applications can be requested by calling 336-991-6040 or emailing Deadline for applications is October 3, 2013.

CreateAthon joins agencies across the U.S. and Canada to develop and deliver advertising, branding and marketing services for local nonprofits that have little or no marketing budget. Agencies that participate work around the clock for 24 hours for the chosen non-profits. In past years, the non-profits have walked away with direct mail pieces, brochures, marketing plans, website updates, print ad creative and more.

“The Sales Factory looks forward to CreateAThon every year,” said Ged King, president of thesalesfactory. “It’s a lot of work, but a huge sense of accomplishment knowing you have provided these organizations with services that will allow them to continue the excellent work they do for our community.”

To qualify for consideration, groups must be a 501c3 nonprofit organization and must be willing to be available at all times during the 24-hour work period on October 24-25.

Greensboro Press Release

The application can be downloaded here

About Salesfactory + Woodbine

Sales Factory (thesalesfactory) + Woodbine is an innovative, research­based, strategic marketing agency that relies on insights and strategy to deliver results through smarter marketing—no guesswork involved. Founded in 1984 in Greensboro, North Carolina, thesalesfactory remains a family­owned, full­service agency that employs a team of dedicated creative professionals. For more information visit thesalesfactory on the web at or contact them via phone at 336.333.0007.