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Start Time:
Thursday, October 05, 2006 6:00 PM EDT
Liz Ryan

How are savvy networkers leveraging the power of social networking sites to build and sustain profitable business relationships? Online networking guru Liz Ryan, CEO of the global online community WorldWIT, author (Happy About Online Networking) and popular keynoter on workplace and networking topics, shares her advice on building an online network and making fruitful connections. Liz's talk will cover creating your online profile; reaching out to other online networkers; using social networks like LinkedIn, WorldWIT, and OpenBC; making, requesting, and accepting introductions; and dozens of useful online networking etiquette tips. Join us for this lively and practical workshop to get your own online network growing!

Speaker Bio

Liz Ryan-successful entrepreneur, former corporate executive, working mother, and author and speaker on business and workplace issues-started WorldWIT in July 1999 because she believed "smart women should know each other." Today, there are 75 chapters worldwide, providing networking, mentoring and support to 40,000 members in 25 countries around the planet. In fact, WorldWIT was hailed Woman's Business Association of the Year at The 2004 Stevie Awards for Women Entrepreneurs.

Since founding WorldWIT, Liz has been featured in TIME magazine, Fortune magazine, The New York Times and on CNN, CNBC and CN8. Her sharp, edgy, humorous and very current observations on the new-millennium workplace, the role of corporate leaders, entrepreneurism and women in business have been highlighted by USA Today, The Chicago Tribune, Entrepreneur, Essence and Pregnancy magazines.

Ryan resides in Boulder, CO with her husband and their five children. To contact Liz Ryan visit www.worldwit.org

Start Time:
Wednesday, October 04, 2006 6:00 PM EDT
Category: Marketing
James Clark

Blogging, Podcasting, RSS Feeds, Social Media, Word of Mouth, Viral Campaigns, Search Engine Optimization, Pay Per Click....all tools in the online conversation. James Clark from Room 214 discusses online marketing strategies to enter and capture the conversation.

Speaker Bio

James Clark has over 10 years' experience creating, managing and implementing successful communications campaigns for consumer product and high-tech companies. As president and COO of Metzger Associates, James grew the company to become the Rocky Mountain Region's largest public relations and investor relations firm while being recognized and listed on the Inc. 500 Fastest Growing Companies and The Best Places to Work.

James serves on the communications steering committee for the Colorado March of Dimes, and is the communications chair for the Colorado Chapter of Young Entrepreneurs Organization in which he is also a member. He graduated from Colorado State University with a Bachelors Degree in technical journalism. He is happily married with two children and one Australian Shepherd.