Friday, January 18, 2013

Conference for social media, marketing, set for Jan. 30 in Boise

Sarah Kuntsal
The Women’s Business Center is hosting an all-day conference in Boise Jan. 30 on how to use social media in business.

The main presenter will be Sarah Kuntsal, manager of strategy and planning at www.iCrossing.com, a unit of the Hearst Corp.

Dating back more than 100 years, Hearst Corp. is one of the oldest and largest diversified media companies in the nation, owning magazines, newspapers, publishing, cable networks, television and radio broadcasting, and Internet businesses.

The conference will cover all aspects of social media, including blogging, Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Google Plus, Pinterest and YouTube. The idea is to make social media work by building effective referral relationships, creating compelling messages and offering content that will drive customers to your business.

The event will be 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at Boise Centre on the Grove. Cost is $75, and includes continental breakfast and lunch. To register in advance, visit this link: https://secure.acceptiva.com/?cst=3e8373.

The Women's Business Center is a program of Mountain States Group, Inc. a 501 (c) (3) non-profit organization.