We are excited to announce our special breakfast for Social Media Week!
SMBLA - For Entrepreneurs & Small Businesses
DETAILS YOU NEED TO KNOW
- Topic: Social Media for Entrepreneurs & Small Businesses
- Panel: Clint Schaff, Justin Michael Williams, Mike Bonifer, Dr. Natalie Petouhoff
- Moderator: Jessica Springer
- When: Tuesday, September 24, 2013 from 7:30am - 9:00am
- Where: Coupa Café of Beverly Hills
- Hashtag: #SMWSMBLA
- Price: $15 in advance, $20 day-of
This breakfast is a special breakfast in partnership with Social Media Week. We are bringing you an expert panel to teach you everything you need to know about social media for small businesses.
ABOUT OUR PANELISTS
Clint Schaff is an experienced marketing executive, educator and entrepreneur. He leverages digital and social media to bring people together and to transform the relationship between companies and consumers. In 13 years, Clint has built and led digital teams at global agencies such as Edelman and GolinHarris and in-house at Roll Global. In 2013, his work with Activision on Call of Duty helped earn a 2013 Grand Effie award.
Over the course of this career, Clint has driven strategic marketing communiations results for a diverse group of world-class brands including Call of Duty, Dole, Nintendo, Toyota, Wonderful Pistachios, FIJI Water, POM Wonderful, Microsoft, Ford, Dr Pepper, SEIU, The White House, David Bowie and the New York Yankees. Since 2008, he has taught as an adjunct professor at USC's Annenberg School for Communication & Journalism.
Bonifer is the co-founder and CEO of GameChangers, which uses improvisational game design to help its clients communicate, collaborate and transform. He wrote and published GameChangers – Improvisation for Business in the Networked World and, in 2008, in partnership with Dr. Virginia Kuhn of USC's School of Cinematic Arts, launched GameChangers, where his exploration of storytelling continues.
Today, he helps clients by showing them how improvisation improves their ability to solve problems and create stories collaboratively. He sees these to be critical sensemaking skills in a world where nonsense distracts us at every turn, and unexpectedness is the norm.
Dr. Natalie Petouhoff - Social Media ROI Specialist / UCLA Adjunct Professor /Social Business Consultant
As a consultant, software analyst and adjunct Professor (UCLA Social Business Executive Program), @DrNatalie provides clients with strategic/ tactical guidance via unique assessments and social media ROI calculators. Companies leave armed ready to implement real-world solutions, integrate social media into traditional business operations, and increase revenue / decrease costs. www.drnatalienews.com
Dr. Natalie’s four business books and many white papers are the subject of hundreds of articles in publications like USAToday, Adage, BusinessWeek, Fast Company, The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, Peppers and Rogers 1-to-1 Magazine and CRM Magazine as well as national television and radio.
Dr. Natalie is the emeritus president of the Los Angeles Social Media Club and held positions as a Forrester Analyst, Chief Strategist for a Weber Shandwick PR/Marketing Agency, management consultant at PWC and Hitachi and in management at GE, Hughes Electronics and GM.
ABOUT OUR VENUE - Coupa Café of Beverly Hills
Coupa Café is an urban oasis, a lively Venezuelan restaurant featuring a completely new style of international dining which combines the best of Venezuelan dishes with the philosophy of promoting the use of organic and fair trade ingredients.
What's on the Menu?
Venezuelan Single Estate Coffee, regular and decaf, freshly baked pastries, kingslake and crane premium blend granola and plain white yogurt.
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Looking forward to bringing the L.A. social media community together through SMBLA!
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Email us at: SMBLosAngeles@gmail.com
When & Where
Social Media Breakfast Los Angeles (SMBLA)
Social Media Breakfast LA (SMBLA) is a monthly breakfast meetup where digital media experts and newbies alike come together to eat, meet, network and learn. Each month, we bring a new industry expert to share ideas, case studies, and tips on the latest trends in social media. Founded in 2010 by Justin Michael Williams & Jessica Springer, SMBLA hopes to create a solid community that keeps LA on the cutting edge of social media innovation. Connect with us online to get info on our next event!