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HootSuite Tours the UK for Social Media Week

By Connor Meakin | 2 years ago | 2 Comments

Allan poses with some friends during London 2012
Allan poses with some friends during London 2012 – image via @AllanBBeaton

This post was written by HootSuite UK Ambassador Allan Blair Beaton.

During this year’s Social Media Week, HootSuite UK Ambassador Allan Blair Beaton hits the road on a legendary HootTrip. He’ll be hosting  four  HootUps across the United Kingdom from London to Glasgow and loads of places in between.

The purpose of this mission is simple – Allan wants to meet, mingle and share stories with as many UK owls as possible, while learning how people like you use HootSuite for social media success.

Remember owls, what happens on the road… stays on Instagram, Facebook and Twitter!

So… What’s on tap?

#SMWHootUpLD ~ Southern Style in London

Saddle up at Lowcountry Bar & Eating House on September 24 circa 6:30pm. This is a momentous occasion as  HootSuite Euro Community Manager, Sharif Khalladi is flying in to team up with Allan. These two plan to dazzle the crowd as they present tips and tricks about HootSuite.

Following the presentation, migrate outdoors as Lowcountry has a fantastic deck… and rumour has it they’re serving up ‘Owly’s’ – a special concoction of Canadian ingredients!

#SWMHootUpGW ~  Owlin’ in Glasgow

Hangout with Allan, Grant Reilly and a parliament of Scottish owls at the swanky Lansdowne Kitchen and Bar on September 25 at 6pm. With the help of Glasgow University’s Sports and Recreation Dept, this HootUp is sure to be something special – Lansdowne are even offering a 20% discount on food so you can chow!

#SMWHootUpED ~ Edinburgh Owls 

Flying swiftly into the nations capital, Allan links up with pal Andrew Vesey for yet another HootUp on September 26 at Cargo Edinburgh. Festivities kick off at 6:00pm with a meet n’ greet, followed by an inspiring presentation about HootSuite’s fantastic mobile app. Come down, swap stories over drinks and collect some coveted #HootSwag.

#SMWHootUpBS ~ Bubalu’s in Bristol

Allan caps off his epic Social Media Week HootTour in the home of Bananarama and Neneh Cherry on September 27. He’ll be rocking Bristol at a cool venue called Bubalu at 6:30pm amongst owls from westcounty and beyond!

A special event indeed as the local owls in Bristol are quite socially savvy. Hoots to Jamie Forster who kindly lent a helping hand in organizing.

Follow Allan’s journey stay updated on all the shenanigans at @HootSuite_UK and @HootUp.

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Han
Han

It would be awesome to come but the 24th is a Monday and so I have work until 5:30 and then have to be back in Bedford for a decent nights sleep unfortunately I'll have to miss it this time.