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Social Media Breakfast Arrives in Calgary

Prominent international social media group establishes chapter in Calgary rallying social media enthusiasts and promoting the use of social media in business.

CALGARY, ALBERTA -- (Marketwire) -- 01/13/10 -- Wondering what social media is? Who is involved? and how does social media fit into my business? Welcome to the Calgary Social Media Breakfast!

Our third SMB event will be on January 22nd at 8:30am at the new Cardel Homes Theatre. We are proud to present two great speakers well entrenched in Calgary's social media circles; Roger Kondrat, principal and founder of West 17 media, a 10 year veteran of the web including over five years with the social web; and Troy Wason, Partner WMS Communications Inc. with over 15 years experience developing and driving integrated strategic planning processes that deliver on long-term business objectives through social media and community engagement and marketing.

Who: Roger Kondrat, principal and founder of West 17 media and Troy Wason, Partner WMS Communications Inc.

What: Roger will be speaking on the topic of "Real Time Marketing" while Troy will be discussing "Cracking The Internal Culture: How To Use Social Media As a Catalyst For Internal Change"

Where: Cardel Homes Theatre, Calgary

When: Jan 22, 2010 8:30 AM

Why: Learning social media marketing and becoming part of the Calgary social media business community

To register for the conference please visit http://smbyyc3.eventbrite.com/

About the SMB:

The Social Media Breakfast was founded by Bryan Person in August 2007 as an event where social media experts and newbies alike come together to eat, meet, share, and learn. Marketers, PR pros, entrepreneurs, bloggers, podcasters, new-media fanatics, and online social networkers are all welcome to attend. The breakfast series began in Boston and has now spread to more than a dozen cities around the world. The Calgary chapter of the Social Media Breakfast was started by Scott Baird and Ken Guenther of McQ Design Strategies as a place for social media professionals and beginners alike to discuss effective practices, past experiences and new techniques. The SMB meetings are free (with the exception of special events and bringing in guest speakers) and monthly.

Contacts:
McQ Design Strategies
Scott Baird
[email protected]
#smbyyc

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