The Staten Island Small Business Development Center is hosting the Get Social Marketing Mixer at the 2017 SIEDC Business Conference on Thursday, April 27th at 12:00pm in the Britton Oaks Room of the Hilton Garden Inn. Join the conversation on various marketing topics, network with other entrepreneurs, and expand your knowledge base on marketing for small business success.
MIX + MINGLE WITH LOCAL MARKETING EXPERTS
MARKET RESEARCH | GOOGLE VERIFICATION | BUSINESS + MARKETING PLAN WRITING
The Staten Island SBDC provides customized solutions through advisement, education, research,and advocacy for entrepreneurs, innovations, and the small & medium enterprise community. As the “go to network” for small businesses, you can meet with the SI SBDC marketing team and business advisors to discuss the importance of writing a business and marketing plan and how to utilize the NY SBDC Research Network for market research on demographics, competition, and much more. If you are looking to increase your online presence, the SBDC is a Trusted Verified and Local Partner of Google My Business; get your business verified through Google on the spot!
E-COMMERCE | WEBSITE DESIGN | BRANDING | GOOGLE UPDATES & SEO
Valpak of Staten Island/Greater Brooklyn is more than “the blue envelope.” Over the years, Valpak has expanded their services based on the needs of small business owners. Besides offering direct mail discounts, Valpak has become an all-in-one marketing agency that assists small business owners with online marketing, website design, social media, branding, and much more. Come meet Valpak’s local team to discuss innovative ideas on branded social messaging, social media e-commerce, responsibly designed websites, and the latest SEO & Google updates.
BUDGETING | EVENT PLANNING
Staten Island Talent is a local organization “by artists, for artists.” This is a group made up of individuals who work together to sustain and improve various aspects of the Creative, Tech, Music, Arts & Entertainment scene within the borough. By hosting monthly networking mixers, Staten Island Talent is your key to learning the importance of event planning and networking. If you have trouble with budgeting, staffing, planning and organizing events, be sure to speak with Jonathan Joseph and the Staten Island Talent representatives for more resources and information!
TV ADVERTISING | MOBILE + DIGITAL ADVERTISING
Spectrum Reach Is the Media Sales team for Spectrum, Fios, Direct TV and Dish – covering 3 Million homes in the NY DMA! Are you looking to explore new advertising outlets for your small business? Television and Digital advertising solutions could be the way to go. Come talk with the Spectrum team to discuss the benefits and options through television advertising on 60 cable networks, digital advertising on 15,000 Brand-Safe websites, mobile inventory, and even how to produce commercials and creative ads!
SOCIAL MEDIA TOOLS | CONTENT MARKETING
Sales On Brakes helps small businesses find and generate endless qualified leads and new business through digital channels. This sales and marketing driven company can help you generate consistent, quality leads to help grow your business and research & find verified contact information of target decision makers and companies. Come meet Kwesi Sakyi-Gyinae, founder of Sales on Brakes, to learn how to generate high quality leads and convert them into new sales through email and content marketing and social media tools.
Need more information? Call the SI SBDC at 718-982-2560 or send an email to SBDC@csi.cuny.edu