Small Business Q & A: Georgia Local Search
The website connects buyers with products and services in Cobb, Cherokee, Bartow, Douglas and Paulding counties.
Editor's Note: Patch has teamed up with the West Cobb Business Association to get the word out about the small businesses of the area through Q & A's with the business owners. Any and all West Cobb business owners are welcome to participate. Simply email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Georgia Local Search, LLC
Address: 3840 Westwick Way, Kennesaw
Contact info: 404-797-3300 or info@GeorgiaLocalSearch.com
Hours: Monday to Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Who you are: Ken Adams
Relationship to business: General Manager
Founding year: 2012
What do you offer customers?
An inexpensive advertising solution designed to cut through the Google Internet clutter and connect local businesses with local buyers in your community. We work with the major search engines—Google, Yahoo, AOL, Bing and others—to help buyers find products or services while at home, in the office or on the go with our mobile app.
What makes your business unique?
We are a local, faith-based business helping other businesses be successful by generating telephone calls, foot traffic and leads. We serve Cobb, Cherokee, Bartow, Douglas and Paulding counties.
What was your inspiration in starting your business?
To spend time working closely with my family and grow a business near our church, family and friends.
What are the advantages of doing business in West Cobb?
West Cobb is a growing area. The people are optimistic about their futures and are interested in keeping their business in Cobb.
In times of a struggling economy, what advice would you give other business men and women to keep their business viable and growing?
Focus on getting better at what you do. Growth will happen when others perceive that your products and services are getting better.