Social Media Breakfast Calgary #31
8:30 a.m., Friday, August 24, 2012 – Melrose Café & Bar
The Calgary Social Media Breakfast (SMBYYC) is pleased to announce Ernest Barbaric as the August SMBYYC event speaker. Ernest will be talking about "Are you ready for a post-social marketing world?”
Where: Melrose Café & Bar
730 – 17thAvenue S.W. (http://goo.gl/maps/d8NRi)
When: Friday, August 24th, 8:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
Registration: To register, visit http://www.amiando.com/smbyyc31
Cost: There is no fee to attend a Social Media Breakfast.
Parking: Street parking free until 9am – we will start presentation at about 9:05am to give you a chance to plug a meter if you need.
Note – parking lot in back alley is NOT managed by Melrose – so parking rates will be in effect on Friday morning.
Are you ready for a post-social marketing world?
Lay of the marketing land is changing. "Social media" and its derivative terms have long flooded the Internet, business meetings, traditional media and everyday marketing conversations. Not that long ago, it may have provided a competitive advantage for the forward thinkers, but the current state of affairs raises some serious questions about its application, ROI and effectiveness.
Join us for a discussion about "Where do we go from here?" with Ernest Barbaric, a veteran digital marketing strategist. He will share his observations and predictions about what's next for the marketing industry and how best to prepare for a post-social marketing world.
is a trusted authority on digital and social media marketing. He works with organizations to acquire market share, increase sales, reach a deeper talent pool and manage their online reputation. He has been featured in Forbes and Alberta Venture amongst other publications.
Ernest is a Mount Royal University instructor where he developed the Social Media for Business certificate program and often teaches courses on Blogging, Facebook, Twitter and Digital Marketing Strategy.
Please Support Our Generous Sponsors
Venue Sponsor – Melrose Café & Bar
Tony Johanson – Marketing Manager
Breakfast Sponsor – @donnamct (KAOS)
Special thanks go to Marketwire, Matrix Video Communications and HangarCatFilms for their continued support of SMBYYC.
Seating is limited. Please RSVP at http://www.amiando.com/smbyyc31
The SMBYYC houses an open environment to share today’s best and worst examples of social media, as practiced by individuals, industries and organizations in Calgary and around the world. Guest speakers share their experience and expertise of social media use, followed by an opportunity to network with a community of like-minded individuals.
Please follow @SMBYYC and the SMBYYC Twitter list. This will allow you to connect with all Calgary Social Media Breakfast followers.
Interested in Sponsoring or Presenting – please reach out SMBYYC committee:
Donna McTaggart: @donnamct, @CalgFolkClub
Mike Spear: @mikesgene
Kevin Hayes: @kevinhayesca
Catherine Saykaly-Stevens: @CalgaryNetworks, @CalgarySingles
Sebastian Salazer: @hangarcat,
Heather Ilsley: @HeatherIlsley
Desmond Nwaerondu: @AdvisorDes