Kevin McKenzie

About Kevin McKenzie

Kevin is the resident statistician at Spectrum - when he's not crunching the numbers, he's probably thinking about how your customers are interacting with your brand in online reviews. Want to talk numbers? Connect on LinkedIn.


The home improvement lead generation space is big business. HomeAdvisor bought out the established player Angie’s List earlier this year, likely to monetize their stream of review-based home improvement leads. Google, never one to shy away from competing for advertising revenue, has recently rebrand...


Following the acquisition announcement of Angie’s List by HomeAdvisor’s parent company IAC, we saw news this month of large-scale layoffs at Angie’s List. With an estimated 230 employees leaving the company after the new merger, that means about 20% of the review giant’s workforce has been let go in...


Oftentimes, your dealers will have their hands so full running their businesses, that they will miss the big picture insights that can help them grow their businesses. Help your dealers sell more of your products by knowing what to look for at each stage of the sales funnel, and knowing what to fix...


Oftentimes, you have great insights at corporate that can help your dealers grow their businesses and sell more of your products. That advice can fall on deaf ears, though, if your dealers feel that you don’t understand their business or that you don’t understand their market. That’s why it’s import...


In the home improvement industry, we are constantly looking for new ways to make the phone ring. From billboards to TV ads to great websites, we want to persuade potential customers on the market for our products to pick up the phone and call us. A great Google feature just became available to help...


Just this week, Facebook stock hit record highs, having grown 44% year-over-year. Facebook is a massive company, so growing by almost half is a huge deal. The driver behind that growth is surprising, and you may have noticed it taking over your Facebook newsfeed – highly targeted Facebook Ads. What...


Home improvement lead generation is becoming a crowded market. Just to name a few titanic companies you are competing with: Amazon Home Services.HomeAdvisor/Angie’s List – now one supersized conglomerate.Home Depot and the other big box home stores. That’s an intensely competitive marketplace! But l...


Listen to the team at WindowWorks explain how they outpace the competition every year. The home improvement space is super competitive in Chicagoland. To generate leads and sales, you need to beat the national brands with their huge TV budgets as well as the mom-and-pop shops who are willing to drop...


In the home improvement industry, your company’s growth follows a set path. From the struggle of being a one-man-show through the ultimate goal of selling your business or passing it on, you can count on passing the same 4 stages on your way. The Rockefeller Habits refers to the transitions bet...


There’s a famous phrase in sales, that “buyers are liars.” If you ask your customers why they buy from you, they will create a logical reason, but that will not be the true reason they chose to do business with you. Your marketing works the same way. If you ask your customer “where did you hear abou...


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Spectrum is a premier digital lead generation and software company. In building a custom website, utilizing our patented Sales Automation and CRM Software platform, and providing lead generation services to drive targeted traffic we are able to help businesses like you grow. As a Google Elite Partner ranking in the top 1%, Google rates us as one of the best agencies in the world in performance and customer care. Rely on Spectrum’s innovative software and marketing services to grow your business and bottom line, guaranteed!

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