Lower Fairfield Co. Business Owners: Free Social Media Training

RSVP to Patch's Main Street U, to be held 6 to 8 p.m. on Oct. 15 at Stamford Government Center. Scroll down for details.

Darien, Greenwich, New Canaan and Stamford Patches are pleased to announce the launch of Main Street U, a free, two-hour event designed to teach business owners how to improve their connection to the community online.

Business owners can learn about how to take better advantage of social media tools such as Facebook and Twitter, with mini-workshops delivered by Patch staffers, community bloggers and social media experts on how to use Patch and add your own content to the online conversation.

RSVP by filling out the form posted above to attend Main Street U, to be held 6 to 8 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 15 in the fourth-floor cafeteria at . However, you don't have to register in advance to attend — you can register in-person tonight at the workshop.

Partnering with Patch are the Business Council of Fairfield County, , Michael Carusi, a New Canaan-based inbound marketer, copywriter, and digital marketing consultant with an emphasis in social media marketing, and Brittany Serra, a Social Media Community Manager for Team Detroit who has developed and executed winning marketing strategies for both large and small brands.

Michael Dinan October 04, 2012 at 09:32 PM
Here’s a big “Welcome!” to the small businesses that signed up most recently for our free social media training Oct. 15 in Stamford: • inXpay, Inc. • Countryside Carting Inc. • FocalPoint • CAbi • The Apple Blossom School and Family Center (http://patch.com/L-wHt) • Home cooking • The Seana Method • DivorceInformationNOW (http://greenwich.patch.com/users/divorceinformationnowcom/blog_posts) • Educational Futures (http://patch.com/L-gSX) • Voices for Breast Cancer • The Somerset Resort Management Company
William Demarest October 15, 2012 at 04:56 PM
I look forward to seeing everyone tonight in Stamford! Bring your questions about social media, our team is excited to have an opportunity to provide you with answers and suggestions.
Michael Dinan October 15, 2012 at 05:14 PM
Welcome to the newest bunch of Fairfield County businesses to register for tonight’s free social media training. See you there! • Canine Coiffures LLC (http://patch.com/L-g3Tp) • Laura Boulton Events, LLC • Hey Stamford! • The Summer House • Bling Walls • Greenwich Lifestyle Management, LLC • Exhale • Camilo Painting Services • New York Life Insurance Co • Kids Helping Kids • Salon Kiklo (http://patch.com/L-ktX) • The Opportunity Team • Juice Plus • Darien Nature Center (http://patch.com/L-rmB) • Wilton Historical Society (http://patch.com/L-jCW)
Dylan October 16, 2012 at 04:34 PM
The patch has 5 stars in my book. This was a very informative meeting with bundles of useful information. Cant wait to use these new tips and techniques to aid in my web presence! Cheers! Dylan Thomas Barber @HerrcuttersShop
JAMEELA ANDROULIDAKIS November 11, 2012 at 08:18 PM
I would love to become part of your group. Soon to investigate opening a consultancy business in fairfield county. Interested in sharing my knowledge to enable individuals in the state to do the same but advising on options of i.t. available for sole and cottage type industries get global exposure for their products andn services - Jameela Androulidakis


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