Beacon Technologies

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    Beacon Technologies is the full-service digital marketing agency for Higher Education. The Company focuses on students, parents, alumni and faculty engagement to use college websites. Beacon then brings it all together with development practices that leverage suitable tools and software for responsive design, accessibility, SEO, content management, analytics, and hosting.

    TypePrivate
    Founded1997
    HQGreensboro, NC, US
    Websitebeacontechnologies.com
    Employee Ratings4
    Overall CultureC+

    Latest Updates

    Employees (est.) (Sept 2021)76(+3%)
    Cybersecurity ratingCMore
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    Key People/Management at Beacon Technologies

    Mark Dirks

    Mark Dirks

    CEO, Senior Vice President & Co-Founder
    John Scaramuzzo

    John Scaramuzzo

    COO, Senior Vice President & Co-Founder
    Tracy Dirks

    Tracy Dirks

    CPO & Senior Vice President
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    Beacon Technologies Office Locations

    Beacon Technologies has an office in Greensboro
    Greensboro, NC, US (HQ)
    164 Thatcher Rd
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    Beacon Technologies Financials and Metrics

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    Founding Date

    1997

    Beacon Technologies Cybersecurity Score

    Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

    C

    79/100

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    Beacon Technologies Online and Social Media Presence

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    Beacon Technologies Company Culture

    • Overall Culture

      C+

      75/100

    • CEO Rating

      B-

      74/100

    • Compensation

      C

      67/100

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    Beacon Technologies News and Updates

    Jeff Bezos leads investment in British logistics startup Beacon Technologies

    Amazon.com Inc. founder and Chief Executive Jeff Bezos has led a $15 million funding round in the British digital freight forwarding and supply chain finance startup Beacon Technologies Ltd. Freight forwarding is a trillion-dollar global industry, and Beacon wants to act as the booking agent betwee…

    Beacon Technologies Blogs

    Good Content & SEO Can Help College Websites During the COVID-19 Crisis

    There is nothing normal about education right now. What's worse, no one can say for sure when normal – the normal as we've known it, that is – might return. Or, should the old normal keep up its social distancing for a while, what the new normal in education might look like. Despite all [...]

    New Features, New Opportunity: Google Offers More Ways to Compete

    A lot has changed about Google's search results over the last 10 years. A LOT. As users of Google in our personal lives, we may take a quick mental note about a new useful feature or carousel in Google. But, as digital marketers, we pay close attention to these updates and the impact they [...]

    Don’t Panic. Leverage Digital Marketing During the Coronavirus Outbreak.

    Travel bans are in place. Restaurants are closed for dine-in service. Social distancing is the current collective mantra. As the world hermits itself, many brands are assessing what this means for their marketing budgets. With consumer spending pulling back and collective attention turned towards th…

    If Beacon Was A Basketball Team…

    Have you heard? Tourney time is here! If you're a die hard fan of college basketball... heck, even if you're a casual fan of basketball in general, you're probably well aware that the biggest event in the college basketball season is right around the corner. March Madness. The Tourney. The Big Dance…

    One Extra Day… to Update Your PPC Ads

    I'll be honest, we've kind of been a little obsessed with Leap Day here at Beacon this past month. If you happened to notice, it featured prominently into our last post. And, here we are, talking about it again. On the surface, February 29 is just another day. You wake up the same. Eat [...]

    Mixitup and Bootstrap Data Toggle Interference Solution

    If using Mixitup and Bootstrap data-toggle attributes on the same page, you will notice conflicts where the Mixitup "mixitup-control-active" class will be applied to all data-toggle references for a toggle button. To remedy this, you can add the following code to your Mixitup buttons and Mixitup scr…
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    Beacon Technologies Frequently Asked Questions

    • When was Beacon Technologies founded?

      Beacon Technologies was founded in 1997.

    • Who are Beacon Technologies key executives?

      Beacon Technologies's key executives are Mark Dirks, John Scaramuzzo and Tracy Dirks.

    • How many employees does Beacon Technologies have?

      Beacon Technologies has 76 employees.

    • Who are Beacon Technologies competitors?

      Competitors of Beacon Technologies include ApplyGlobal, i-graduate and EAB.

    • Where is Beacon Technologies headquarters?

      Beacon Technologies headquarters is located at 164 Thatcher Rd, Greensboro.

    • Where are Beacon Technologies offices?

      Beacon Technologies has an office in Greensboro.

    • How many offices does Beacon Technologies have?

      Beacon Technologies has 1 office.