Business Guru

Business Guru

October 04, 2011 10:40 ET

Media Advisory: Winnipeg Businesses "Get Social" at Social Media Event, October 6, 2011

WINNIPEG, MANITOBA--(Marketwire - Oct. 4, 2011) - Business Guru is hosting a free social media networking and idea exchange event for small and medium Winnipeg business owners as part of a cross-Canada tour.

When: Wednesday, October 5, 2011
Registration, breakfast and networking: 7:30 a.m. – 8:30 a.m.
Social media session: 8:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
Where: The Fairmont Winnipeg
2 Lombard Place
Winnipeg, MB R3B 0Y3
What: From Conversation to Conversion: Using Social Media to Drive Sales Business networking event, social media presentation and photo/interview opportunity.

Keynote Speaker:

Sourov De

Co-founder and President, Stryve Group

Sourov is a graduate of the School of Business and Economics at Wilfrid Laurier University, Sourov spent much of his career in brand management at Unilever Canada and business development at Granet Publishing until founding his own social media and marketing business. Sourov also started the popular LinkedIn group Social Media Marketing Canada, serves as the Executive Leader for Toronto's unGeeked e'Lite Social Media, Marketing and Branding Retreats and sits on the Board of Directors for the Kitchener Waterloo YMCA and the Wilfrid Laurier University Alumni Association.

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The event is possible because of the generous support of our sponsors: Nebs, Purolator, Rogers and TD Canada Trust.

Contact Information

  • Media contact (on site/event day):
    Julie Cassidy

    Media contact (pre & postevent or to schedule an interview):
    Pamela Stoikopoulos