February 3, 2010 Breakfast Program
"Power up Your Networking with Online Social Networks"
Chief Marketing Officer, Taco Del Mar
In the business world personal connections are critical to success. How can you take advantage of the explosive growth in online social networks to help you connect more effectively in an increasingly dynamic online world? Online social networking is an invaluable tool to make connections and expand your network – and it doesn’t take a lot of time. Time invested in managing your online network presence can pay off, as many businesses and executives have discovered.
Elizabeth will discuss the explosive growth of online social networks and how they have evolved beyond a teenage phenomenon to useful business tools. She will share how she has used online networks effectively and how you can use them to strengthen and expand your business network – critical for management consultants. She will cover:
Why Becoming Part of an Online Social Network is So Important
Overview & Comparison of Business Networking Sites
Building an Effective Online Presence – how and where to create an effective profile
Making Online Networking Connections that Count
Other Web 2.0 Online Tools
"I have seen a lot of presentations on social media over the past three
years, and Elizabeth's is by far the best. She combines a strategic view of
business management with service marketing tactics to great effect. She
will definitely present material you have not heard before."
Tim Johnstone, President, Johnstone Advantage Consulting Group, Inc.
Elizabeth Andreini is the Chief Marketing Officer of Taco Del Mar, a quick service Mexican restaurant chain with approximately 225 locations throughout the U.S., Canada, Puerto Rico and Guam. As the founder and President of Accelerate Marketing, LLC., a business and marketing consulting firm specializing in marketing strategy and execution for rapidly growing companies in the US and internationally. Elizabeth is an experienced entrepreneur whose background includes over 20 years of experience in technology marketing, product management, business development and international sales. She has worked in both corporate and early stage environments; her career includes executive and senior marketing positions with companies such as AMS, UniSite Software, NetReflector and Captura, among others.
Location: The Bellevue Club, 11200 SE 6th Street,Bellevue, WA 98004
* $25 members ($35 public) with advance registration by February 1. Click through and register now, as regular and on-site registration are $35 members ($45 public)
Registrations and cancellations must be made by February 1; no shows will be charged.
Location: The Bellevue Club, 11200 SE 6th Street, Bellevue, WA 98004
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