Introduction to Social Media
Tuesday, May 29, 2012 from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM (EDT)
What: Confused by all the talk about Facebook, Twitter, Foursquare and others? This one hour workshop will give you the basics in Social Media and how it can help your company grow!
What you’ll come away with:
- Types of Social Media and how you can use them.
- How to develop a social media strategy.
- How you are on Social Media (even if you don’t do anything).
When: Tuesday, May 29th, 2012
5:00pm – 5:30pm Registration/ Networking
5:30pm – 6:45pm Presentation
6:45pm – 7:00pm Q&A
Where: TechTown, Conference Room A
Cost: Free for THRIVE Accelerator members. $25 for non-THRIVE Accelerator members including TechTown tenants
Register by noon on May 29th.
Contact: Sha’Kara Mack with any questions at 313-879-4486 or Shakara@techtownwsu.org
About the speaker:
Wendy Richardson is an experienced independent consultant working with nonprofits and startup companies, specializing in market research, social media and bringing business concepts to nonprofits. Since 2008, she has been a certified mentor at TechTown and also a councilperson with the city of Eastpointe. Richardson has an MBA from Wayne State University and a BA from Michigan State University, both degrees with honors.
When & Where
TechTown Detroit is the most established business accelerator in the city – founded specifically to develop and grow sustainable technology businesses. Today its work supports industry verticals that are specific to the region’s inherent assets and address the city’s identified needs, supporting not only tech businesses but also retail and wholesale enterprises for a more holistic approach to economic development. TechTown is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit and is located within the Woodward Technology Corridor SmartZone. To learn more, visit techtowndetroit.org.