Speakers & Seminar Schedule
7am Doors open to the public
7am-9 Networking Breakfast Mixer
8am Opening Remarks presented by The Times Union/Hearst Corporation
8:15 am Welcome to smAlbany presented by Michael Fancher is CNSE Vice President for Business Dev and Economic Outreach
8:30 am Customer Service: The New Profit Link for Your Business by Lisbeth Calandrino
9am Local Online Advertising by David Weinstein / Clickit Digital
10am Social Media & Security Risks by GreyCastle Security
11am Digital Advertising presented by The Times Union/Hearst Corporation
12pm Blogging Conference: Social Reputation Building presented by The Times Union/Hearst Corporation
1pm Google Marketing for Business: Adwords, Maps, Google+. Presented by Darcy Knapp, SEO Web Mechanics
3pm Mannix Marketing: TBA
4pm Panel Discussion: Topic TBA
Boardroom (2nd Floor South Rotunda)
9am Clear Channel Radio Group: TBA
10am Mannix Marketing: TBA
11am The steps for an effective interview so that you end up with a great hire. (Q & A at end of session) KCO Resource Management
12pm YouTube, Go Viral - Go Local! Video marketing for smAlbany Businesses, Tom Kearns, Hot Advertising
1pm Enhanced Mobile Social Marketing by Mark Johnson, Action Now
2pm Managed IT Services vs. In-house IT Presented by Larry Zimbler, Liberteks.com
3pm Search Marketing For Business: SEO Basics and Strategy. Presented by Darcy Knapp, SEO Web Mechanics
4pm TBA: Presented by Groff NetWorks, LLC.
Boardroom (2nd Floor North Rotunda)
9a Social Media Best Practices for Job Seekers. Presented by Darcy Knapp, SEO Web Mechanics
10a Landing the Job Takes A Plan: How to Dazzle Your Prospective Employer by Mark Grimm. Grimm Communications
11a Content Marketing 101: How IT Pros can Rule the Kingdom of Online Content Presented by Craig Hall, Marketing Wiz
12p TBA, Turn Key Internet
1p Effective Press Release Strategy presented by Tina, The Times Union/Hearst Corporation
2p Clear Channel Radio Group: TBA
4p Clear Channel Radio Group: TBA
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