Our Social Media Event is shaping up and we are now delighted to give you a bit more information on the content and some of the confirmed guest speakers for this free event.

Free Social Media event: 8-11am, 21st May 2014, HG Wells Centre, Woking

It’s an early start so as not to take too much time out of your working day, with registration (free breakfast) and networking from 8am followed by a number of powerful presentations packed with helpful tips. Following this we will have a panel Q&A session, with bookable one-to-one sessions with the speakers and finish off with some more networking. The event will finish between 10.30am and 11am.

We’re thrilled with the line-up of speakers who have agreed to take part! The first two that we can announce are Tracy Stonard from Magenta eMedia who will be sharing her experience on blogging and creating a content marketing strategy and social media coach and trainer, Nicky Kriel who will be showing us how to get the most out of Google Plus.

There’s more info below – and there are more spaces left – so what are you waiting for? You can book your space today by clicking here or email Yolanda@paduacommunications.com.

Blogging and Content Marketing Strategy – Tracy StonardTracy Stonard

Tracy Stonard is the Managing Director of Magenta eMedia, a social media marketing consultancy, passionate about helping businesses succeed with social media.  Through regular blogging, Tracy grew her previous business from scratch to being the number one blog in her industry with tens of thousands of visitors a month. This created opportunities to work with large corporate brands, the media and to become an established international author in her industry.  This experience led Tracy to start Magenta eMedia, a marketing consultancy dedicated to helping businesses use social media to its fullest potential.

Nicky (H&S) 019  Google Plus – Nicky Kriel

Nicky Kriel is passionate about empowering, inspiring and educating company owners and managers to use Social Media to grow their businesses. She uses her background in corporate marketing to help companies integrate social media into their own marketing strategies. As a Master NLP Practitioner, communicating is her strength, teaching people to engage with the ‘social’ aspect of social networking; it’s not all about tools and technology, but about people and relationships.

Based in Guildford, she works with businesses ranging from solopreneurs to multinationals, helping them build, develop and implement relevant social media strategies. She offers bespoke in-house training as well as running a number of public courses on Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn and GooglePlus. As a self-confessed technophobe, jargon is minimal, with practical advice and guidance being the focus.