039 – Boston Marathon and DUI Campaigns: Gaining Visibility with Anita Housman

Anita Housman

Founded in 2009, Treasured Touch helps individuals and businesses create unique, one-of-a-kind items that help brand their business, or give a unique presentation to a gift or special event.

Anita’s specialty is using custom printed ribbon alone and/or incorporated into their gifts. This simple touch of ribbon instantly transforms even the plainest of items into something which leaves a lasting impression of WOW!

Anita lives just outside of Hershey, PA (a/k/a Chocolatetown USA) with her husband, son and daughter, and two spoiled miniature dachshunds.

Motivational Quote


Business Inspiration & Development

Anita’s business found her! [4:22]

Yes! This can be a business [7:26]

The first step in defining the business – niching down [8:39]

The Value of Campaigns

Example 1 – The Doug Flutie Foundation/Boston Marathon [10:06]

Example 2 – Pennsylvania DUI Holiday Project [15:36]

Business Building Insight

Anita’s key one-on-one customer service strategy [24:42]

Details on how to overdeliver with passion [25:07]

Success Trait

Her ability to look at things and discect them into manageable components.

Productivity/Lifestyle Tool

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Valuable BookFree Audio Book

Anita is a big fan currently of podcasts, Periscope and Snapchat!

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1 Comment

  1. Sue B. on January 8, 2016 at 8:10 am

    Great to hear Anita on your podcast. I love hearing about the power of custom printed ribbon for retailers.

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