David Bancroft Avrick
David Bancroft Avrick, founder of Avrick Direct, Inc., has started, managed and consulted to hundreds of companies - specializing in direct response advertising and lead generation - and is credited with creating the first infomercial and the first postcard deck. He wrote the line “I've fallen and I can't get up.” for client Life Alert.
With over 57 years of direct response experience, he has billed over a billion dollars in list rental fees, and generated over 100 million responses from direct marketing campaigns. He founded both Uni-Mail and MGT Associates, list brokerage and management companies which generated annual sales in excess of 60 million dollars.
The primary focus of Avrick Direct is the compilation of a portfolio of unique data. The company specializes in developing the most current, accurate, complete and responsive mailing lists on the market. They include pre-movers, new movers, new homeowners, new credit card issues and new online respondents. Avrick Direct provides new credit card issue names to all of the top 10 credit card companies.
For the past 30 years, Mr. Avrick has also been the direct marketing consultant for Craftmatic Adjustable Beds, during which time he generated more than 23,000,000 sales leads via direct response, and the company grew to about 200 million dollars in annual sales. He generated millions of leads for companies including Contour Chair Lounge, Inc., Life Alert, Mutual of Omaha, Encyclopedia Britannica, Dean Witter, Merrill Lynch, Beltone Hearing Aids and York Security Shutters.
To contact David Bancroft Avrick
Phone : 805.963.8888
Fax : 805.965.6181
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What Others Say About David Bancroft Avrick
David is a unique individual. He combines talent, love for people, and a unique ability to inspire other people. This combination is rarely found in one person. David always gets up when he falls!
David Bancroft Avrick is truly the ultimate possibility thinker. Many times and in many ways Avrick's life fulfills my favorite saying: "Find a need and fill it, find a hurt and heal it!"
Avrick's life is an example of this. He has started dozens of business enterprises. While creating innovative marketing concepts, he volunteered Saturday evenings at the emergency room in New York City's Bellevue Hospital. After moving to the West Coast he flew down to Mexico to work in a free clinic. Every month he spends hours donating platelets at the local blood bank.
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