Below are our most recent press releases and product/company announcements.  Call 719-344-2191 for more information.

20-Jun-12 DOT Marks the Spot Awarded 2nd Place in the 2012 National Hardware Show “Pitch Tank” Competition

DOT Marks the Spot, Inc., is pleased to announce that it received 2nd place in the first annual Pitch Tank Awards contest held at the 67th annual National Hardware Show in Las Vegas, Nevada, last month. 

30-Apr-12 DOT Marks the Spot to Attend National Hardware Show 2012

DOT Marks the Spot, Inc., a Colorado-based company that develops innovative home décor products, will display its premier invention, DOT Marks the Spot, at the upcoming 67th annual National Hardware Show®, to be held May 1-3 at the Las Vegas Convention Center, in Las Vegas, Nevada.

13-Apr-12 DOT Marks the Spot Inventor Susan Grillo to Speak on Business Unconventional Radio

With signs of growth and a slight uptick in the economy, local Colorado Springs entrepreneur Susan Grillo has been invited to speak about her business and its prospects with David Biondo and Dean Rotbart of Business Unconventional, a radio talk show on Denver’s 710 KNUS AM radio.

05-Mar-12 DOT Marks the Spot Accepted for Walmart's "Get on the Shelf" Contest

DOT Marks the Spot, Inc. is pleased to announce their inclusion in Walmart's "Get on the Shelf" contest, a campaign developed by Walmart's social media wing, @WalmartLabs.  Walmart, the nation’s largest retailer, is promoting the contest as a way to find new and innovative products, like DOT Marks the Spot, for and Walmart stores nationwide. 

30-May-11 Finally Hanging Pictures and Wall Decor Is Easy As 1-2-3

Created to solve the frustration associated with mounting pictures and wall décor, DOT Marks the Spot, Inc. of Colorado Springs, CO has just launched a new product, DOT Marks the Spot. DOT Marks the Spot is an all in one kit that easily marks fastener placement on the wall every time.

10-May-11 DOT Marks the Spot Product Launch

We officially launched our new product DOT Marks the Spot at The National Hardware Show in Las Vegas May 10-12, 2011.  The following is an interview with the inventor of the product, Susan Grillo.  The interview was conducted by  We received an amazing response to our product!


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PATENTED PRODUCT  - US Patent 7350312; US Patent 7185442