Free Educational Seminars Part of Nationwide Series to Help Small Businesses Reach Their Next Great Customers with Engagement Marketing
To celebrate Small Business Week (May 16-25, 2012), Constant Contact®, Inc. (Nasdaq: CTCT), the trusted marketing advisor to more than half a million small organizations worldwide, will host Get Down to Business: Helping You Reach Your Next Great Customer, a nationwide series of free business-building events focused on how small businesses can use email marketing and social media marketing to engage with customers and drive business success.
Over the course of the week, more than 50 events will take place across the United States. North Dakota and Minnesota Get Down to Business events will teach local businesses proven tips and tactics to easily and effectively practice engagement marketing, a topic covered in-depth by Gail Goodman, CEO of Constant Contact, in the new book Engagement Marketing: How Small Business Wins in a Socially Connected World. Sessions will focus on how to attract new prospects—as well as how to increase repeat sales—using existing customers and social networks. Topics will include why customer engagement is so important and how it can be used to turn passionate fans from a businesses' social networks into tomorrow's new business; how to create customer experiences that increase positive customer reviews and endorsements; and practical advice on how to entice people to join social networks and run engagement campaigns that increase visibility—and endorsements—for a business.
Events in Fargo, ND and Bloomington, MN will be hosted by Jeff Ferrazzo, Regional Development Director – Minnesota, Constant Contact and feature presentations from the industry's top experts in email and social media marketing including, Dave Gilbertson, VP and GM of SaveLocal, Constant Contact; Chris Prescott Owner/Partner, Prescott Group; Tena Pettis, Owner, Tenacious Edge; and Rich Anderson, Owner, Next Level Café.
- Date: Monday, May 21, 2012
- Time: 8:30AM – 12:00PM
- Location: Radisson Fargo: 201 Fifth Street North, Fargo, North Dakota 58102
- Date: Tuesday, May 22, 2012
- Time: 8:00AM – 12:30PM
- Location: Park Plaza Hotel: 4460 W 78th Street Circle, Bloomington MN 55435
The first 50 attendees at each event will receive a free copy of Engagement Marketing: How Small Business Wins in a Socially Connected Worldand all registrants will receive the first chapter.
For more event details or to register, please visit: http://www.constantcontact.com/sbw.
About Constant Contact, Inc.
Constant Contact is revolutionizing the success formula for small organizations through affordable, easy-to-use Engagement Marketing™ tools that help create and grow customer relationships. More than half a million small businesses, nonprofits, and associations worldwide rely on Constant Contact to drive ongoing customer dialogs through email marketing, social media marketing, event marketing, local deals, and online surveys. All Constant Contact products come with unrivaled KnowHow, education, and free coaching with a personal touch, including award-winning customer support.
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