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How to Market Using Social Media

May 17, 2018 @ 10:00 am


May 17, 2018
10:00 am
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Jacob Javits Federal Building, 6th Floor Conference Room
26 Federal Plaza
New York, NY 10278 United States

NOTE:  Picture ID required for entry. (Allow 15 minutes for entry)

The U.S. Small Business Administration was created in 1953 as an independent agency of the federal government to aid, counsel, assist and protect the interest of small business concerns.  We urge and encourage you to take advantage of this powerful workshop.  The information is Free.  We hope to see your there!

The following topics will be discussed:

  • Which social media platforms are right for your business.
  • Business best practices on social media.
  • The elements of a social media marketing strategy.
  • How to build an audience around your ideal customer.
  • How to create engaging, sharable content.

Join us for this powerful workshop:

Presenter: Michael Gillen.  Michael is the Director of Communications for the Queens Economic Development Corporation (QEDC) located in Queens, NY.  He has been working in the QEDC for five (5) years.  He graduated from Baruch College with a Master of Arts Degree in Corporate Communications.  Before coming to the QEDC, Michael worked for an online marketing firm.  His writings has been featured on the blog entitled “Social Media Today.” This workshop is one you don’t want to miss.­­

For further information please RSVP: elaine.powell.belnavis@sba.gov or call 212-264-4330 or teresa.detelj@sba.gov   or call 212-264-1319.

QEDC hosts the Queens Women's Business Center. QEDC encourages all women to participate in this and all other QEDC programs.

The Queens Women's Business Center is Funded in part through a Cooperative Agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA). Reasonable accommodations will be made for persons with disability if requested at least two weeks in advance.

This program is supported in part through funding from the office of the Queens Borough President, Melinda Katz.


As a non-profit, QEDC needs donations in order to keep serving our community. If you would like to make a tax-deductible contribution, please click the button below.