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Social Networking Seminar

Harnessing the power of social media to promote your business!

Sponsored by WBA Chamber

Tursday June 9th
8 am – 930 am
Free to chamber members
$15 for non members

Are you currently using Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, YouTube, Blogs and chat forums to promote your business?

This seminar will inform you of why social networking is beneficial to your success and how to get one step ahead, with even the smallest budget.


Laura Mitchell – VP Marketing, GrandCare Systems

Seminar content:

  • Why social Media is so important to your business
  • See how it works
  • Learn what to do
  • Make promo videos for free
  • Effective advertising online at no cost
  • New ways to get noticed
  • Track your competitors


Laura Mitchell

Laura is the VP of Marketing and a founding member of the GrandCare team, a software development company that has created a smart home wellness assessment, social connectivity and activity of daily living monitoring technology to allow individuals to live independently with greater security and less social isolation. A significant part of her role was to bring the product to market through the development of a nation-wide dealer/distributor network and PR/marketing. Laura has spoken around the country  in various venues including the American Society on Aging, Consumer Electronics Show, Dominican University, various trade organizations and the National Association of Home Builders about enabling technologies for aged, tele-medicine, the importance of social media and Internet marketing.  She graduated from the University of WI-Madison and resides in WI with her husband and two little boys.

This Thursday’s call Topic – Marketing to Seniors & Caregivers using the Internet


This Thursday’s Aging & Tech Web Meeting

Topic: Using the Internet as a marketing tool to boomers and their aging parents by Carol Marak (Carebuzz)

When: Thursday 10-22-09 2p Eastern/1pm Central/12n Mountain/11a Pacific

Where: Meeting Site: www.dimdim.com room: grandcare  (Optional Dial-in Number Listed on Webinar)

1. Introduction & Announcements
– Electronic House Expo: Home Health Technology Pavilion.  Dealer and Technology vendor opportunities.
– Upcoming Authorized GrandCare Dealer Webinar.

2.Carol Marak, founder of CareBuzz, offers her perspective: reaching adult children, the caregivers and decision makers, of aging parents through the Internet.  CareBuzz delivers relevant content on healthy aging news and trends via blogs that connect family & friends of seniors to local resources. http://carebuzz.com/

3. Next week’s topic: Patrece Banks (Assistive Technology): Knowledge gaps, Risk Management Issues & The Medical Device Link.

4. Wrap-Up

This call is brought to you by in-home technology, GrandCare Systems: www.grandcare.com. These calls were designed to bring about a group of visionary individuals to learn from each other, network and grow! These calls are open to anyone and everyone at no charge. If you are interested in speaking, or have a topic suggestion, please reply to: info@grandcare.com

Laura H. Mitchell (your host)
GrandCare Systems