Brand Management Policy 

At Black Hawk Electric, we understand that our reputation is one of our most valuable assets. Our success as a company relies not only on the quality of our products and services but also on the perception and trust our stakeholders have in us. This Marketing Reputation Management Policy outlines our commitment to managing and enhancing our reputation in a proactive and ethical manner.

 I. Reputation Monitoring

a. Online Presence

We will continuously monitor our online presence, including social media, review websites, and industry forums. Both automated tools and dedicated staff will be used to track mentions of our brand and products.
b. Media Monitoring
We will regularly review media coverage and industry publications to stay informed about how we are portrayed in the media and to identify any potential reputation risks.

II. Reputation Analysis

a. Reputation Metrics
We will establish key reputation metrics and benchmarks to measure our reputation over time. Metrics may include customer sentiment, online ratings and reviews, and media coverage.
b. Stakeholder Feedback
We will actively seek feedback from our customers, employees, and partners to gauge their perception of our company. This feedback will be used to inform our reputation management strategies.

III. Reputation Enhancement

a. Transparency
We will maintain transparency in our communications with stakeholders. Accurate and timely information will be provided to address any issues, challenges, or changes within the company.
b. Quality Assurance
Our commitment to delivering high-quality products and services will remain unwavering. Regular quality assessments and improvement initiatives will be conducted.
c. Crisis Management
A crisis management plan will be in place to address any unforeseen issues promptly and effectively, with a focus on minimizing reputational damage.

IV. Reputation Protection

a. Social Media Guidelines
Clear guidelines for social media use by employees will be established to prevent any inappropriate or damaging behavior on public platforms.
b. Intellectual Property Protection
We will protect our intellectual property rights and enforce them as necessary to maintain the integrity of our brand.
c. Cybersecurity
Robust cybersecurity measures will be implemented to safeguard customer data and prevent any security breaches that could harm our reputation.
d. Online Reviews
All online reviews will be managed where possible by the Black Hawk Electric team and other review monitoring tools. Black Hawk Electric reserves the right to protect their reputation from online reviews in accordance with The Competition and Consumer Act 2010. 
Black Hawk Electric reviewers are encouraged to leave honest feedback to help our team improve their service and provide an opportunity to rectify any misunderstandings or issues. However, we do ask you to do so in accordance with our guidelines. If your review includes any of the following, please understand your review will be removed, declined or challenged:
  • Swearing, offensive, threatening, derogatory, defamatory or racially or sexually explicit language.
  • Vague submissions. Reviews must outline a personal experience with the business.
  • Personal disputes, outside of a business interaction or transaction.
  • Submission of private details of a Black Hawk employee or customer including but not limited to personal phone numbers, full names, emails or addresses.
  • Reference to matters currently before the court, that may evoke legal action or proceedings, or ACCC complaints or submissions.
  • The submission is not a review, such as an enquiry.
  • Reviews written by the owner, employees, family or friends.
  • False or misleading reviews.
  • Submissions by competitors.
  • References to competitors.
  • Reviews copied from competitors’ websites, listings or social media platforms.
  • Duplicated content from a previous review.
  • Defamatory statements about the brand.
  • Targeting a specific employee in an unnecessary manner.
  • Reference to individuals under the age of 18.
All declined reviews (other than a fake email submission) will receive an email response outlining the reasons for not being published. Unless the review has been declined for legal reasons, you’re welcome to resubmit your experience in accordance with our guidelines.

V. Ethical Practices

a. Compliance
We will adhere to all relevant laws and regulations, including data protection and privacy laws, to maintain a reputation built on ethical business practices.
b. Corporate Social Responsibility
We will actively engage in corporate social responsibility initiatives to demonstrate our commitment to making a positive impact on society.

VI. Continuous Improvement

a. Periodic Review
This policy will be reviewed periodically to ensure its effectiveness and relevance in the evolving business landscape.
b. Training
Employees will receive training on reputation management, ethical conduct, and social media guidelines to promote a culture of reputation consciousness.


At Black Hawk Electric, we believe that safeguarding and enhancing our reputation is a collective responsibility. Through continuous monitoring, analysis, ethical practices, and a commitment to excellence, we will maintain a positive reputation that aligns with our core values and drives our long-term success. This Marketing Reputation Management Policy serves as a guideline for all employees, customers and stakeholders to follow in preserving and enhancing our reputation.