Two Social Media Marketing Events This Week

If you're looking to learn more about social media marketing and how you can better navigate these waters, I have two events this week you may be interested in; one requires you visit the Pine Tree State (Maine), the other is a Webinar.

SOCIAL MEDIA BREAKFAST – Wed, 4/22/09, 8am – 10am

Are you ready to kickstart your small business into
high gear with Social Media? Maybe you work for a company which doesn't
quite 'get social media' yet. Come to the Social Media Breakfast
(SMBME) on April 22nd at 8:00 am to get some valuable insight into
social media from experts who are using it on a daily basis. The
sessions include topics from Social media integration, personal
branding to Social Media case studies. A lot is jam packed into this 2
hour event, be here on time so you don't miss a thing!

Maine's first Social Media Breakfast is organized by Chrystie Corns of and Rich Brooks of flyte new media.
Social Media Breakfast aims to bring together social media experts,
ethusiasts, small business owners and anyone with an interest in
learning more about social media.  SMBME #1 will consist of 4 15-20
minute presentations from some of the top Social Media experts in the

There's only 9 tickets left as I write this! And it's only $6! That's less than I paid for breakfast this morning, and breakfast is included. Learn more and register now!

SOCIAL MEDIA MARKETING – Thurs, 4/23/09, 12pm – 1:30pm

Facebook. MySpace. LinkedIn. Twitter. Blogs. Podcasts. RSS. Ning.
YouTube. Flickr. FriendFeed. Bebo. Digg. Arrrgh! Are these
even all real words?!?

Maybe you've heard of some or all of these social media services.
Maybe they're all new. Maybe your teenager is on Facebook or MySpace
and you're wondering what these sites could possibly offer your

If you're looking to learn more about social media and how you might
use these free tools to connect with prospects and customers, this is
the class for you.

Attendees will learn:

  • About many of the most important, popular social media Web sites.
  • How to connect with like-minded people for business opportunities
  • How to promote events and seminars using social media.

This Webinar is free for MEBSR members and for everyone else it's $49 which goes to Maine Businesses for Social Responsibility.

To register for this Webinar, and to get your MEBSR discount code, please click here.

Time to get in touch with your social media self.

Rich Brooks
That Social Media Guy