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12-02-2011, 01:45 AM
Hey guys, I have a question about naming a business. In this politically charged day and age, would it be appropriate to name a business using the phrase "All American" or anything patriot-ish as a method of conveying to potential clients that a company would not be using Hispanic labor?
Let me emphasize, I am not trying to inflame or insult anyone Hispanic or any owner out there that employs Hispanic workers. In fact, the concern is: would it turn off a prospect or engage one?
Thanks for any response.
NEW CITY LAWN CARE LLC
12-02-2011, 02:09 AM
I don't think it would matter either way, if they need your service and your price is reasonable, I don't think it matters what you call yourself, within reason of course
12-10-2011, 08:39 PM
It would matter, some would be attracted and others would be repulsed.
Any particular name will resonate with some and the patriotic aspect resonated with me until I read that it implies racial discrimination. To me that is not patriotic or American.
Do you also plan to not service hispanic owned properties?
12-10-2011, 08:49 PM
I don't think it would matter either way.:usflag::canadaflag::englandflag::germanflag::swedishflag::itflag: all = green
Total Lawn and Sprinkler
12-12-2011, 02:11 PM
I don't think anyone would be offended by that name. I would have "landscaping," "lawn maintenance" or another industry-specific term in your name. This will benefit you in directories both online and not and it will help your business gain presence for relevant terms on the web.
12-12-2011, 02:23 PM
My company name is Signature Lawn Care Services. This thread was started to gain feedback regarding one's thoughts about patriotism as it relates to businesses names. Thanks.
12-12-2011, 02:34 PM
I am also thinking the same way. It sets red, white, and blue up nicely for company colors and 4th of july specials.
12-12-2011, 02:40 PM
I dont think it will matter. If it is a patriotic name.. or an american name... Im thinking you are servicing all nationalities.. in america. so i dont see a prob. Hope this dont offend anyone. And if it does. sorry in advance
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