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SkillsConnect - Brooklyn

DATE: 
April 25, 5:00PM – 8:00PM
LOCATION: 
WeWork
109 S 5th St, Brooklyn, NY 11249, USA
YOU'RE INVITED!

Join us to hear how Brooklyn Congresswoman Nydia Velazquez is supporting local small businesses. Also learn from marketing experts how to maximize digital tools to grow your business.

Want to know how Congresswoman Nydia Velazquez, Chairwoman of the House Small Business Committee, is supporting your small business? Interested in getting more customers from social media, but not sure how? Want to trade tips and mingle with local small business owners over free appetizers, beer, and wine?

Come join us for the Brooklyn SkillsConnect, powered by the Connected Commerce Council (3C), at WeWork in South Williamsburg on Thursday, April 25th! Hear from Nydia Velazquez, Congresswoman for New York’s 7th Congressional District, to learn how she is advocating for local small businesses. Then, Salil Gandhi, Founder of HCP Buzz, SBO Buzz & ESQ Buzz, will show you how to harness the network effect of social media to increase customers and drive revenue. PLUS, hear from tech policy experts and local business owners about developments in privacy legislation and what this means for your business.

Beer, wine and appetizers will be provided. Register today.

SkillsConnect - Seattle

DATE: 
March 20, 5:00PM – 8:00PM
LOCATION: 
Galvanize
111 S Jackson St, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
WHAT YOU MISSED:

Attendees learned how to maximize their digital marketing to grow their businesses.

Want to get more customers from social media, but not sure how? Want to trade tips and mingle with local small business owners over free appetizers, beer, and wine?

SkillsConnect, powered by the Connected Commerce Council (3C), at Galvanize in Seattle featured digital marketing expert Salil Gandhi, Founder of HCP Buzz, SBO Buzz & ESQ Buzz, demonstrating how to harness the network effect of social media to increase customers and drive revenue. PLUS,Washington State Chief Privacy Officer Alex Alben and other tech policy experts discussed developments in data privacy legislation and what this means for small businesses.

This event was for business owners and senior marketers.

Skills Connect - Sacramento

DATE: 
February 13, 5:00PM – 8:00PM
LOCATION: 
The Urban Hive
1601 Alhambra Blvd #100, Sacramento, CA 95816
YOU'RE INVITED!

Attendees learned how to maximize Facebook to grow your business.

Skills Connect, powered by the Connected Commerce Council (3C), at The Urban Hive in Sacramento featured Facebook ads expert, Jeremy Howie, demonstrating how to harness the network effect of Facebook to increase customers and drive revenue. Tech leaders and California policymakers also talked about how small businesses are impacted by new rules and legislation.

Skills Connect - Kansas City

DATE: 
November 14, 6:00PM – 8:00PM
LOCATION: 
300 E 39th St, Kansas City, MO 64111, USA
OVERVIEW
Hear from Google, Constant Contact, and Facebook on using digital tools to start, run, and grow your business. Learn how to leverage social and earned media to grow your audience, brand and business. Industry leaders share best practice. Network over beer, wine and appetizers.Many of the world’s largest companies are fully invested in the future of small businesses and the success of entrepreneurs – come find out why, how, and what that means for you. The Connected Commerce Council (3C) invites you to join representatives from Google, Constant Contact, and Facebook, hear what they are working on next, and learn how to better use digital tools to start, run, and grow your business.

DC Fly-In 2018

DATE: 
November 15, All Day –
LOCATION: 
45 Independence Ave SE, Washington, DC 20515, USA
OVERVIEW
On November 15, 2018, the Connected Commerce Council (3C) held its first federal fly-in. Members traveled from Florida, Virginia, Texas, Colorado, Missouri, and California, battling snow and freezing rain, to represent digitally-powered small business owners in front of critical decision-makers. The 3C small business members met with Congressional and Senate staff, Commissioners from the Federal Trade Commission (FTC), key officials in the White House and other relevant stakeholders in the data/tech policy and regulation debate.3C members shared their stories with officials to help policymakers understand the value that technology plays in the growth and development of their businesses and for the economy overall.

Skills Connect - Atlanta

DATE: 
September 24, 5:00PM – 7:00PM
LOCATION: 
2000 Convention Center Concourse, Atlanta, GA 30337, USA
OVERVIEW
Meet policymakers, discuss why policy matters to your small business, and learn what you can do to get involved. Join the Connected Commerce Council (3C) in Atlanta, during Facebook Community Boost, for a discussion with and for small businesses powered by digital technologies. Attendees will learn from Atlanta small business success stories about which digital tools – and why – can make all the difference. Speakers will include the President of 3C, Atlanta small businesses, and one of Atlanta’s most vocal supporters of small business (check back for the announcement). Drinks and networking to follow.

Skills Connect - Boulder

DATE: 
August 16, 4:30PM – 8:00PM
LOCATION: 
944 Pearl St, Boulder, CO 80302, USA
OVERVIEW
Join the small tech-powered businesses, local innovators, and media experts to discuss digital tools and marketing strategies to help grow your business, increase revenue and improve efficiency. The Connected Commerce Council (3C) welcomes you to join us in Boulder to learn best practices from industry leaders, then mingle with attendees and speakers over beer, wine, and appetizers.