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February 07, 2011 14:28 ET

REPEAT-Media Advisory/Interview Opportunity-Business 3.0: BMO to Host Panel on Social Media for Small Business

- Industry experts from BMO, Google, LinkedIn, The Globe and Mail, and Silver Lining to participate in roundtable discussion and Q&A on social media opportunities for business owners

- BMO's Doug Porter to speak on the current economic situation and the role of internet for small businesses

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Feb. 7, 2011) - As part of this year's Social Media Week, BMO Bank of Montreal is hosting a panel to discuss strategies and tactics for entrepreneurs to help grow their business and brand. Achieving search engine optimization, tweeting about new products, recruiting via social networks – panelists will provide insight as to the economic impact of Business 3.0 and how entrepreneurs can continue to leverage the myriad tools available to them.

What: Join other small business owners and social media industry experts from BMO, LinkedIn, Google and The Globe and Mail in a lively discussion on how the social media approaches and tools drive value for business growth. Question and answer period to follow panel.
   
Who: Doug Porter, Deputy Chief Economist, BMO Capital Markets
  Chris O'Neill, Country Director, Google Canada
  Jonathan Lister, Managing Director, Canada and Latin America, LinkedIn
  Sean Stanleigh, Your Business Editor, The Globe and Mail
  Carissa Reiniger, Silver Lining
   
Where: First Canadian Place
  100 King Street West
  68th Floor, Toronto
   
When: Tuesday, February 8, 2011
  4:00 – 6:00 p.m. Meeting - York Room

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