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Street Fair Ready Workshop with the HDSID + Creative Enabler

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Monday, July 16, 2018 from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM (EDT)

Street Fair Ready Workshop with the HDSID + Creative...

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Ticket Type Sales End Price Fee Quantity
Live Workshop + Bonus Event Promotion Kit Jul 16, 2018 $25.00 $0.00
Digital Workshop - Online Course Jul 31, 2018 $25.00 $0.00

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Get ready for the 8th Annual All About Downtown Street Fair and the 2018 festival season!

Join us for a live workshop with Luca of Creative Enabler is designed to equip street fair, festival, and market vendors with social media tools and strategy to hit the ground running for this season's big events!

We'll be talking about...
  • How to plan a cohesive marketing campaign around your table and booth event, from start to finish
  • Social media marketing for the time-strapped and budget conscience
  • How to get customers excited to buy from you before the big event
  • Running effective promotional pushes and contests online
  • The best ways to promote your event on social media, and how to grow your followers in the process
  • Leveraging your e-mail list (and list building techniques)
  • Hashtag campaigns to build anticipation and help you stand out
  • 7 things you should be doing at your table to make that customer connection

...And more good stuff! 

• • • • About the Instructor
Luca Cusolito has over 11 years of experience both inside the booth and in organizing marketplace events for creative entrepreneurs and small businesses. She has worked with organizations and municipalities on the coordination and marketing campaigns for several large-scale Jersey City events, including the the "All About Downtown" Street Fair, the Jersey City Art & Studio Tour, the #JC4th Freedom & Fireworks Festival, the Earth Day Festival at City Hall, and many more. Luca brings her personal experiences and professional marketing expertise to the pop-up classroom as a handmade artist, small business owner, and event organizer.

• • • • THANK YOU!
A big thank you to the HDSID for sponsoring this workshop, and toAndcowork and SILVERMAN for hosting the event! Creative Enabler is grateful for our sponsors and hosts that are committed to elevating our creative community through educational programming and collaborative dialogue. 

• • • Live Workshop Location: Andcowork
Andcowork is located at 201 Montgomery Street, Second Floor, Jersey City, NJ. It is a hop, skip, and a jump from the Grove Street PATH Station and Marin Boulevard Light Rail Station. On-Street parking is available.

• • • Let's Get Digital
Folks who are not able to make the Live Workshop or prefer to learn online can opt to take the Digital Workshop. The Digital Workshop is delivered in a .pdf presentation that includes Presentation, Workbook, and Bonus Material within 24 hours of the Live Workshop being completed. The Digital Workshop is not currently designed to be a live stream of the Live Workshop, but this option may become available if enough folks request this format. 

• • • Space is limited. Reserve online!
• Tickets are available on a first come, first serve basis via Eventbrite:
• Tickets are non-transferable, and refunds are issued up to 24 hours before the event. 
• FREE TICKETS are available for members of the Downtown Sid. Call 201-547-3554 for details.
• FREE TICKETS are also available for members of Andcowork. E-mail Luca at luca[at] to reserve your seat.

• • • Q + A

• What do I bring?
Something to take notes with. You can also bring a tablet or laptop if you prefer digital note-taking. Definitely bring biz cards or postcards and network with fellow students!

• What is provided?
The HDSID will graciously be providing light refreshments. ANDCO has wifi available within the space.

• Can I attend even if I'm not an 8th Annual All About Downtown Street Fair vendor?
Yes, but space is limited. Reserve your seat online:

• I want to attend, but know I'll get there late.
That is a-okay, but kindly e-mail us ahead of the event so we can anticipate your arrival. Please keep disruption to a minimum and grab the first seat. I promise we won't put you on the spot!

• Can I bring my kid(s)?
I can tell you with certainty that while this workshop will be engaging for us, it will be as dry as toast for your child(ren) and space is limited for our participating students. For these reasons, it may be best to make other arrangements for your kid(s) ahead of the event or opt for the Digital Workshop.

• Can I bring my dog(s)?
Andcowork does not permit dogs or other creatures into the space unless they are a registered service animal. You may contact Andcowork for more details ahead of the event.

• • • • About the HDSID

The HDSID is a public-private partnership, 501(C) through which property and business owners have a direct impact on Historic Downtown Jersey City neighborhoods and their development. HDSID works with local businesses, property owners and neighborhood associations in conjunction with the City government to promote the area, improve the services provided and undertake any and all activity to make Historic Downtown Jersey City a better place to live, work and visit. Monthly meetings are held on the 3rd Tuesday of every month in The Caucus Room of City Hall and are open to the public. Learn more:

• • • • About Creative Enabler
Creative Enabler™ equips entrepreneurs with actionable ideas for business success with consulting services and workshops on unconventional marketing, brand identity, and digital communication strategy. Get

• • • • About Luca Cusolito
Luca Cusolito is a third-generation female entrepreneur who builds brands and buzz around creative professionals, small businesses, personal brands, and large-scale events. Since moving to Jersey City in 2007, Luca has immersed herself in the creative community as a volunteer, advocate for the arts, and organizer of cultural events.

She received a Mayoral Citation for her contributions to the Jersey City community as a creative entrepreneur in 2010 and was recognized as a "Woman of Action" by the City of Jersey City in 2012. In October 2016, she received the distinct honor of being invited as a creative leader in the State of New Jersey to attend The White House's First Annual "South By South Lawn" Festival, hosted by President Barack Obama. She served as Creative Director for the City of Jersey City before reembarking on her entrepreneurial adventure with Creative Enabler.

Luca enjoys finding new and creative ways to pickle jalapenos, making artwork, and warmer weather.

You can find her online in the Creativepreneur Happy Hour.
Have questions about Street Fair Ready Workshop with the HDSID + Creative Enabler? Contact Creative Enabler

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201 Montgomery Street
Second Floor
Jersey City, NJ 07302

Monday, July 16, 2018 from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM (EDT)

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