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Happy Small Business Week – Greg Gunn Talks Social Media Strategy

By Angela Leung | 2 years ago | 4 Comments

Constant Contact Event

Celebrate Small Business Week, Santa Monica style! HootSuite VP, Business Development, Greg Gunn is speaking at a session titled ‘Don’t Waste Your Time on Social’ at Constant Contact’s Get Down to Business Conference on Thursday, May 24, 2012.

Greg explores time saving tips and teaches small business owners the secrets of leveraging social media efforts for the best results. For those of you who have seen his presentations, you know you won’t want to miss one of Greg’s dynamic, energetic and informative talks. Pick his brain following the speaking sessions at a HootUp hosted at the Spitfire Grill.

Tips and Tactics from @Gunnr

Greg GunnCreating a custom social media strategy is simpler than it seems, and Greg can teach you all the tricks. He will draw real life examples from small businesses as well as share best practices and case studies.

That’s not all, by attending this event, you’ll have a chance to win a premium HootKit to be given away at the Main Stage!

Small Business Week also marks the West Coast premiere of a new HootSuite feature, HootFeed: allowing your Tweets and questions to appear on the big screen. Be sure to tweet with Small Business Week’s official hashtag to have your Tweet featured on our HootFeed: #SBW2012. We’ll have more info on the HootFeed announced soon.

Event Deets:

SPEAKER: Greg Gunn, VP Business Development (@gunnr)
EVENT NAME: Get Down To Business 2012
VENUE: The Museum of Flying, 3100 Airport Avenue Santa Monica‎ CA‎ 90405
DATE: Thursday, May 24, 2012
TIME: 11:00 AM – 3:30 PM
WORKSHOP: 25 minutes
SESSION TITLE: Don’t Waste Your Time on Social
OFFICIAL HASHTAG: #SBW2012

Owls in Santa Monica

If you’d like some one-on-one time with Greg Gunn, VP, Business Development, HootSuite or if you’d like to meet other conference goers and cool peeps, come to the HootUp directly after Greg’s talk. Greg and HootUp attendees will be enjoying appies and drink specials on the sunny patio of Spitfire Grill from 3:30 pm to 6:00 pm, hosted by Dave Finstrom of HutDogs.

Swing by to meet Greg, buy him a bourbon and hit him up for social media strategy tips! Also, stop by our Owly station to make your own Owly face mask, mingle with other HootUp guests and swap small business stories.

Owl Mask
Make your own HootSuite mask

The HootUp is open to the public so please help us spread the word and bring a friend to the party. The more the merrier!

HootUp Deets:

EVENT NAME: HootUp
VENUE: Spitfire Grill, 3300 Airport Avenue, Santa Monica, CA 90405
DATE: Thursday, May 24, 2012
TIME: 3:30 PM – 6:00 PM
OFFICIAL HASHTAG: #HootUpSM

RSVP for our Santa Monica HootUp. Be sure to follow up @HootUp and @HootSuiteEvents for the latest on both events.

4 comments
Erik Blair
Erik Blair

Love them masks! Aloha from #HootUpMaui

Fernando
Fernando

I would like to see this event in the Bay area or a least in San Jose, CA

Erik Blair
Erik Blair

Aloha Fernando, I'm originally from Hayward, and I can tell you that the Bay Area is rich with social media folks that would enjoy the instant productivity of HootSuite and you're well positioned to start a #HootUp in your area! Search this blog for tips! and go here too: http://www.meetup.com/hootup/ Contact me if you need any help!

Andy Au
Andy Au

Thanks for sharing the link, Erik!