ABBOTSFORD, BC – March 27, 2013 – The hot term in marketing these days is Return on Investment. In a sea of marketing choices, both online and off, small businesses are looking more to options that get them the most results. The complicated choices for both reaching and retaining target clientele leave many business owners overwhelmed.
Business owners local to the Abbotsford and Vancouver areas now have a resource to help make educated decisions regarding their marketing strategy – the Fraser Valley Marketing Summit. This intensive one day event will be held on April 16, 2013 at the Ramada Plaza Hotel and Conference Center at 36035 North Parallel Road Abbotsford, BC V3G 2C6.
The registration fee is $129, however Early Bird registration saves $50 and is available at the event’s website at www.fraservalleymarketingsummit.com. The event runs from 10 am to 4 pm with the theme “ Expand Your Reach - Generate More Leads - Increase Conversions.”
When asked to summarize the event, coordinator Jennifer Henczel stated, “This event is targeted for those who want more ROI out of their marketing. Participants will get tips and strategies for generating more leads, closing more sales, engaging customers and growing their business.”
The other listed goals of this must attend marketing summit include: learn how to identify your market more accurately, build your email list and expand your reach, learn how to leverage today's top marketing tools, find out what the best use of your time is and how to best manage your digital world. This event also gives participants a chance to connect with other local business owners and the Fraser Valley's leading marketing experts.
The Fraser Valley Marketing Summit is sponsored by Constant Contact, Frazer Valley Business Network and Marketing Motivator. Doors prizes will be provided by vendors and sponsors, including a generous laser tag party package. The schedule for the event includes:
10:00 AM – “Grow Your Business with Email & Social Media,” Speaker: Guy Steeves of Constant Contact
11:00 AM – “The 3 Fears of Follow-up that are Sabotaging Your Customer Relationships,” Speaker: Lisa Dorazio of CanAmeri Consulting
12:00 – Networking & Lunch Break
1:00 PM – "Key Truths to Creating a Marketing Mission: Why Acts of Intention, Authenticity, and Service Are Shifting Sales and How They MUST Be Included in Your Marketing for Business to Thrive”, Speaker: Wendy Burge of Radiant Edge Consulting
2:00 PM – “Eliciting the ‘Gotta Have It Hankering’ In Your Customers,” Speaker: Jay Timms of Empower
3:00 PM – “What do I post? Ideas for Your Social Media Content,” Speaker: Jennifer Henczel of Marketing Motivator
The schedule, sponsor and vendor information will be updated on the event’s website. For more information on the event, registration and sponsor information, go to the event website at www.fraservalleymarketingsummit.com
Group Founder & Host
Fraser Valley Business Network
Constant Contact All Star Award Winner