Thursday September 8, 2016 from 11:30 AM to 1:30 PM EDT
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Fort Myers City Pier
1300 Hendry St
Fort Myers, FL 33901

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Jeanne Sweeney
Above Board Chamber of Florida

Lee County: How to Get Discovered by the Media 

 $10,000  worth of media prizes will be won by members who attend this year!

Reporters and broadcast producers are always on the lookout for great stories about local businesses. How can you get them to pay attention to yours? This year attendees will have an unprecedented opportunity to ask this question directly to local experts representing media outlets including magazines, newspapers, television, radio and more! 

Meet some of our Panelists and see why you don't want to miss this!
  • Rob Wardlaw, Associate Publisher of Gulfshore Business magazine and the daily e-newsletters Gulfshore Business Daily and This Week in Real Estate
  • Peter Busch, NBC2 Anchor
  • Chris Shaw, Morning Anchor FOX 4
  • Steve McQuilkin, Storytelling Coach News-Press
  • Margaret Escobedo, Senior Account Executive WWDT Telemundo
  • Mark Gordon, Deputy Managering Editor, Business Observer
  • Betty Wells, Senior Editor at Florida Weekly
  • Karen Moore, Founder/Publisher SWFl Business today
  • AJ Lurie, Director of Sales for the Ft Myers-Naples, Florida market of Beasley Media Group, Inc
  • Rob Robbins, Ph.D. President/GM The CALL Radio Stations WMKL/WMYE/WPSF/WMKJ

Check out some of our prizes below, Must be a member and be in attendance to win these prizes!

  • An opportunity to be on FOX 4 Morning Blend
  • Quarter page ad in the Fort Myers News-Press
  • An ad in Gulfshore Business Daily
  • Quarter page ad in Florida Weekly
  • A commercial on Beasley Media Group
  • A commercial on WWDT Telemundo
  • A featured on air Sponsorship for "The CALL FM Radio 
  • A quarter page ad in the Business Observer
  • A $300 advertising package to use for Southwest Florida Business Today
  • $300 certificate to use on 89.5 or 100.5 WAY-FM

Not a member yet! Go to this link for information to join us! http://www.aboveboardchamber.com/benefits-of-membership/  

Emcee: Connie Ramos-Williams, CEO and Chief Marketing Officer for CONRIC PR & Marketing 

Our September Sponsors

Ellen Fox, Fox Insurance
Ingrid Fuller, Fuller Online Solutions

There is room for one more sponsor for this meeting as it is a really big meeting! Call Jeanne at 910-7426 and grab it!

Please note there will be no refunds if you do not show up as this is a sit-down lunch and the food has to be pre-ordered

Non-Profits can put up a free table 
Members can put up a table for $25 
Call Jeanne for details 910-7426

Not a member of the Above Board Chamber of Florida? Please go to this link below We are currently having a membership drive and you will save $25 on your membership  http://www.aboveboardchamber.com/benefits-of-membership/ and join us! You will be a member in two counties with lots of free benefits. Plus, our monthly meetings will help give you the tools to better yourself and your business in 2016.

Questions call 239-910-7426. Make it a great Years by being a part of the Above Board Chamber of Florida in 2016 - 2017

Our Naples meeting information will be sent out soon in the meantime, below is some information!
Our Naples meeting will be on Monday, September 12th at the Hilton with the same topic and great media prizes too! Go to www.aboveboardchamber.com for information on our Naples meeting!