"Above Board" Community Award


Jeanne Sweeney 
Above Board Chamber of Florida 


Tuesday April 17, 2012 from 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM EDT

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Hilton Garden Inn Ft, Myers 
12600 University Drive
Fort Myers, FL 33908

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Ft. Myers: It's time to Optimize Your Web Presence through Blogging 

"Above Board" Chamber of Florida is focusing on blogging as a medium to enhance your web presence and build community around your company or brand.

RSVP MUST prepay on line for the Ft.Myers meeting by Friday, April 13

Hilton Garden Inn
12600 University Drive, Fort Myers, FL 33908

11:30 - 11:55 Networking
11:50 - 1: 00 PM program

Our program closes at 1 but our panel will stay for 1/2 hours if our guests or members have additional questions.

Meet our panel:

Chris Griffith The self-appointed ambassador of Bonita Springs, Florida. Chris engages the public and sells southwest Florida real estate by promoting the city of Bonita Springs via blogging and social media. Chris also is the Owner/ President at LifeInBonitaSprings.com and is a Columnist - Naples Daily News

Rick Thomas is an SEO/Social Media consultant in Fort Myers, Florida. He specializes in a blended strategy of search engine optimization, social media, and content creation designed to establish his clients as "knowledgeable experts" in their field,increase their overall web presence, and place them on the 1st page of the search results for the keywords most likely to increase their sales. Rick is passionate about showing business owners how and why "Blogging and content creation are the most powerful tools available to make that happen"! He currently authors over 30 blogs relating to SEO, marketing, social media, and SW Florida businesses. His articles have been featured on numerous sites such as Technorati, Ezine Articles, Networked Blogs, and Active Rain.

Mike Cathell has a 23 year background in selling Luxury Goods. Ten years ago, he started a new career in Real Estate, the last 2 years in Commercial Real Estate. Mike has been an avid blogger for the past 4 years using several blogs to build his business. In July of 2011, Mike was picked as the 80th top Commercial Realtor to follow on LinkedIn.com. Mike has several blogs currently about Real Estate and is starting a new site to showcase the Leading Real Estate Brokers in SW Florida. Social Media has been a large part of Mike's life not only as a Realtor but also as a husband, father, Youth Minister and a member of the Fort Myers community for the past 28 years.

The Above Board Chamber works hard every month to bring you the best panel, so you learn the most on each subject every month!

Emcee: Ingrid Molina, President Fuller Online Solutions

Sponsorship open to members, for information call Chamber at 239-910-7426

or email info@aboveboardchamber.com
Feature Non-Profit: TBA

Professional head shots for members only will be available for $50
Photo by John Fernandez http://www.facebook.com/ media/set/?set=a.10150538176368475.430995.151306308474&type=3 http://www.facebook.com/JohnFernandezphotography

Non-Members are invited to attend up to two chamber events before joining. Those who would like to continue attending after their second visit are asked to please become a member. For more information, please call 239-910-7426

RSVP MUST prepay on line for the Ft. Myers meeting

Pay on or before April 13th at noon Member $17 Friends $20
at the door Members $20 friends $25

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