GM introducing ads via OnStar

22 Jan 2015

Yep, if you buy a new General Motors car your OnStar service will send you personalized ads and coupons, based on what you’re doing and where you are.

According to Fast Company, the categories that seem to be the most popular are retail stores, restaurants and hotels, though that doesn’t mean that nearby apartment communities and employers couldn’t jump on board as well. Of course, if that OnSt

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Sharon Hill

Sharon Hill has been a senior writer / analyst with the AIM Group since 2004, except for a two-year time-out to serve as sales and marketing manager for Suburban Newspapers of America. She worked at newspapers in California, the Carolinas and Indiana as a classified advertising sales supervisor and manager, and in newspaper circulation in Alaska. At the SNA, she was responsible for bringing in new members; lining up exhibitors, and helping develop programs for the classified conference and the classified alliance. She is also co-author of “Implementing and Managing Telework: A Guide for those who make it Happen” (Praeger Press) and a prolific blogger and social media user. She is based in Phoenix.