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Since 1999, the talented team at NewWard Development has been helping businesses increase their reach and their bottom line.

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New website to launch a new location for this Saratoga County Winery.


Some amazing companies we’ve had the pleasure to work with.

  • Melissa Ward is the consummate professional and has made a definitive difference in the on-line sales and social media exposure for Honey Sweetie Acres!. In addition, she contributes quality leads and suggestions for further business growth that have ALL generated positive results. We could not be happier and plan to push further business her way.
    Made a definitive difference in on-line sales
    Regina, Owner, Honey Sweetie Acres
  • The best decision I made for my business was to use Melissa/NewWard Development to redevelop my website. It is more professional and user friendly than ever. I constantly get client feedback stating that I have a really nice website and the contact forms are easy to fill out. I also hired her to take care of my online advertising which has increased sales. I can't say enough nice things about her and what she has done for my company. She's truly professional and a pleasure to work with.
    The best decision I made for my business
    Nicole, Owner, Life Maid Simple
  • Melissa is a steady business partner who adds knowledge and strength to any organization. She is a pleasure to work with. She encourages you and brings so much social media and web knowledge. If you are unsure of your website, ask Melissa!
    Adds knowledge and strength to any organization
    Melissa O'Reilly CEO at Shush Style
  • Melissa is a highly skilled Wordpress web developer. What sets her apart from other developers is her knowledge of Social Media Marketing and her ability to share this knowledge with her clients.  Her professionalism, insightfulness and ability to communicate make her an outstanding resource for any organization.
    An outstanding resource for any organization
    David Obermeyer Founding Partner at KOgent Systems, LLC
  • Melissa's forward thinking ideas and follow through are second to none. When you sign that contract you not only getting innovative ideas and service but you get that personalized approach that only someone who feels a CONNECTION to your product can give. Melissa takes the time to get to know her clients and what they want from their business. This makes a huge difference! You are building a relationship and you are not just a number.
    Forward thinking ideas and follow through are second to none
    Michelle Moricone Independent Consultant at Arbonne International and Owner at La Bella Cucina, LLC
  • I have worked with Melissa on a handful of website projects as well as strategies and do's and don'ts on websites & social media advertising avenues. Her expertise, knowledge, end product delivery are all superior and I look forward to the next project with her in the near future. I recommend her without hesitation.
    I recommend her without hesitation
    Karen Bristol Community Manager D&R Village at UMH Properties, Inc.
  • Melissa delivered a dynamic and engaging presentation to our group, the Berkshire Entrepreneurs Network (BEN.) She spoke to us about the benefits of On-Line Social Networking, and everyone left with a firm understanding of how the different sites could help their businesses. She and her co-presenter Ray Patterson did an outstanding job of delivering a lot of valuable information in a short time frame, with great audience interaction throughout. Go ahead...hire her. You won't regret it.
    Go ahead…hire Melissa. You won’t regret it.
    ~ Peter Coombs Founder, Frontline Training
  • I had the opportunity to attend a lunch seminar where Melissa spoke on the use of social media (LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter) in developing business and business relationships. Every time I make a post now, I think of her recommendations and warnings. As a speaker, she is insightful and engaging. Very impressed!
    As a speaker, Melissa is insightful and engaging
    ~ Mike Cavanaugh Owner, Cavanaugh Communications
  • Melissa is a dynamic speaker, business woman, visionary. She is able to take what your goal is and see so many possibilities others may not begin to think of. She also is a social media guru having spoken all over the world on the subject to various organizations. If you'd like to kick things up a notch-hire Melissa - she'll bring an energy and new profit ideas to your table! She is also a person of high moral and ethical standards in business and in life.
    Melissa Ward is a Dynamic Speaker
    ~ Christine Harvey Financial Services Representative / Customer Care Representative
  • Melissa has an amazing charisma and great business sense. She is strong and focused and is able to tailor her skills to assist others with their problems. She has given me great direction with all these social network sites and I am truly grateful!   Shanon, Seraphim's Keep
    Amazing charisma and great business sense
  • Melissa designed my web site and put me on the internet. It has done wonders for my business.  Joe Mulone
    Done wonders for my business
  • ]Melissa is an expert in the medium of Internet Marketing & Social Media Marketing. She has presented to my business networking clients clear, concise and informative presentations on this subject. It trust Melissa o provide consistent and reliable training sessions that my clients can immediately implement into their day-to-day operations. Bonnie Ausfeld,  Beacon Career & Resume Services
    I trust Melissa
  • ]I have worked with Melissa on several projects. Her passion and knowledge are easy to see with the ideas she offers. Working with her brought a renewed energy to my work and opened a multitude of possibilities for the future. I look forward to future endeavors together.  Nicholas George, Kinetic Symmetry
    Passion and Knowledge

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