Your Business and the Internet

We Are Experts at Internet Marketing, So You Don't Have To Be.

We Know Small Business, We Know How Every Dollar Counts

  • We have a unique combination of Internet Marketing, Business and Hi-Tech Computer Experience. Our internet and web experience span from the very beginnings of the internet and the web.
  • We have been involved in large corporations, such as IBM, hi-tech start-ups, professional businesses, and brick and mortar businesses. We have extensive technical background along with first hand knowledge of specific industries. We are small business owners ourselves, so we truly understand the bottom line, like only a small business owner can.
  • A continued view of many diverse websites provides us with insight into internet traffic behavior, trends and internet marketing far beyond what most see.
  • We have hands-on practical experience in managing thousands of dollars of PPC advertising per month. In addition, we have been involved in the full range of advertising and marketing for small business, and understand how to stretch advertising dollars.

As part of our expertise, we continually stay up to date with the latest technology, and the necessary research and support tools. We keep informed on the latest trends in Search Engine Marketing, Search Engine Optimization, Pay Per Click Advertising, Affiliate Marketing, and Internet Marketing in general, through conferences, webinars, specific training and constant awareness through newsletters and blogs.

Summary of Qualifications

  • 10 Years Internet Marketing Experience
  • Trained in PPC and SEO Techniques
  • Successful Small Business Owners
  • Consulted for Large Computer Corporations including IBM, EDS, Group Bull (France), as well as small business alike
  • 20 Years of Computer Industry and Internet Experience
  • Deep Technical Experience in Software Engineering and Computer Science
  • Involved in the development of the earliest web applications for IBM in 1993
  • Successful Resort and Wedding Venue Business Owners
  • Experienced Commercial Real Estate Investors
  • Developed and Manage Many Websites Including Our Own

Principals of Piaf, Inc.

P MakutaPeter Makuta has been involved with internet applications and websites since the first days of the Web in the early 1990's. He has been at the edge of computer technology all his life, including involvement in the first computer systems using windows based and graphical user interfaces. Over the last 10 years, this technical ability, combined with small business experience, has grown into a uniquely valuable set of skills supporting Internet Marketing. Search Engine Optimization, Pay Per Click Marketing, website copy writing, landing page design, website analytics and 3rd party website advertising are all proven skills. In addition, a solid understanding of the operation and marketing of small business results from his active ownership and hands on involvement. These include the start up of a software company, success in commercial real estate investments, and the operation of a lodge and wedding business. He has a B. S. in Computer Science and B. E. in Electrical Engineering for the SUNY at Stony Brook, New York.

 

Mindy's PortraitMindy Makuta has 20 years experience in various facets of software engineering including database and computer security. She has practical knowledge of real estate investment and the lodging industry via owning, and operating Stone Mountain Lodge and Cabins as well as various apartment properties. Since outdoor weddings, family reunions and lodging are part of the Stone Mountain mix, Mindy has expertise in internet marketing for Lodging, Weddings and Group Stays. She also has marketed affiliate products related to the wedding industry. She has a B. S. in Computer Science and Applied Math from SUNY at Stony Brook, New York.