Thursday, June 23, 2011

AZIMA Serves it Up with Social Media July 12th, 2011

Join us to hear from a panel of local Chefs and Restaurateurs who've been reaping the rewards of creating thriving online communities to support their foodie customers. Social media certainly has its benefits for those who love dining out. From free appetizers for Foursquare check-ins, to Twitter notifications about happy hours, to Facebook messages including discounted entrees, there's always something tantalizing happening online. RSVP for EVENT

EVENT: Serving it Up with Social Media

MODERATOR: Ty Largo, Principal & Creative Director at UP Agency, a local marketing/PR firm where he works closely with many local hospitality providers.

PANELISTS: Chef Justin Beckett (@beckettstable) opened his highly anticipated restaurant, Beckett's Table, in the fall of 2010. Long before his first dinner service, Beckett strategically earned thousands of social media followers who witnessed the step-by-step process of recipe development, restaurant design and even had opportunities to contribute to the restaurant's concept. The online engagement resulted in a booming business from day one. Jennifer Granillo, Burrito Wrangler & Marketing Consultant, Chipotle Mexican Grill has spent nearly ten years spreading burrito love with Chipotle Mexican Grill. As a marketing consultant for Chipotle, Jenn leads strategic sales and brand building initiatives and community relations efforts for the restaurant's locations in Arizona, Utah and Idaho. 

DATE: July 12, 2011 TIME: 6 pm- Networking & Cocktails and 7 pm- Program & Light Dinner

LOCATION: Scottsdale Hilton (6333 N. Scottsdale Rd. Scottsdale, AZ 85250)

PRICING: A light dinner and one drink are included in the cost of the event. Student: $25 (Enter "STUDENT" promo code) Members: $35 (Enter "AZIMAMEMBER" promo code) Non- Members: $45 At the door: $55

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Thursday, June 9, 2011

Hurry - Few Seats Remain! Online Marketing Summit comes to Phoenix June 16!

Don't miss this exciting opportunity to attend the most education-packed online marketing event in Phoenix - June 15-16.

Choose from workshops, conference sessions & training covering the hottest online marketing topics including:

  • social media
  • email marketing
  • search engine optimization
  • website usability
  • analytics, mobile
  • integrated marketing
  • demand generation
  • ...and more!

All NEW Interactive Marketing "INSIDER" Tips shared Phoenix!

Here are just a few of the most recently announced high impact sessions added to the OMS lineup:

-Social Media: Identifying and Measuring Social Media Brand Advocaes with Lise Brende, Microsoft.

-Search Engine Optimization: Leveraging User Generated Content for SEO

Conversion with Eric Moore, Bazaarvoice

-Mobile Marketing: Mobile Marketing - How to get results in less than 24 hours with Andjelika Martin, M Resort

Geo-Somo - Social Mobile Geo-Marketing with Matthew O'Brien of Mint Social

- Why Social Mobile Marketing is Essential to Your Business (Dominate in Local Search)

Register with promo code IMA15AZ to save 15%!

Event Details-

Phoenix | June 15-17 Sheraton Phoenix Downtown 340 N. 3rd Street

Featured Speakers -

Jeramie McPeek Vice President, Digital, Phoenix Suns

Lise Brende Director of Marketing Analytics, Bing & MSN, Microsoft

Laura Laney Sr Demand Generation Manager, Adobe Systems

Matthew O'Brien, CEO, Mint Social