Business Roundtable - Conventional Marketing

Are you wasting money on advertising that doesn't work? Are you confused as to what type of marketing you should be using to effectively promote your business? Have your learned how to measure the effectiveness of your marketing campaigns?

In this meetup, we will discuss some simple and effective ways to increase the overall effectiveness of your marketing campaigns.

Modern World Solutions will facilitate the discussion of utilizing conventional marketing and promotional materials to help take your brand or company to the next level. Some of the topics that will be discussed include:

  • New Promo Ideas (direct mail – sales events – coupons – using discounts)
  • 5 Essential Steps for Effective Marketing and Promotion
  • How to Incorporate the AIDA Formula (Attention Interest Desire Action)
  • Cost Effective marketing techniques

12:00 Meetup start / snacks / introductions
12:15 Facilitator-led discussion
12:30 Roundtable / open discussion / Q&A
1:30 Wrap up

Free Coworking Day
Come work at Kleverdog for the day and beat the noon rush. This coming Friday is Kleverdog's Free Coworking Friday and you're welcome to bring your laptop, connect to the wifi and enjoy the A/C at Kleverdog's shared office space. Meet other freelancers, share ideas, and make some connections before our meetup starts. Feel free to stay for the day. We're open from 8:30am - 6:30pm

About Our Facilitators
Dartagnan Johnson & Donald Franklin are marketing strategist/graphic designers and owners of Modern World Solutions (MWS) a marketing services firm which specializes in assisting start-ups and existing businesses develop marketing campaigns, creating and designing marketing materials and strategic planning.

Sponsored By
Integrated Corporate Solutions (ICS) will be sponsoring today's meetup with snacks and beverages. If you or your company would like to sponsor future meetups, please let us know!


Metered street parking is available on Hill and Broadway Streets. There is also a paid parking lot at 420 Bernard in Bamboo Plaza with reasonable rates, or another lot on Broadway. For public transit, we are a couple of blocks from the Chinatown Gold Line station, and multiple bus routes go up and down Hill and Broadway.

Map to help you find us:
Kleverdog Coworking is located on a small street between Hill and Broadway; just a couple doors down from Phoenix Bakery on Broadway. Look for the bright red door with the 418 address -- we're on the second floor.

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  • David O.

    Nice to hear individual stories of what people are doing to market their business. Great mix of newbies and more seasoned professionals -- all sharing ideas.

    August 26, 2012

  • James R.

    Good always. Lots of interesting perspectives. Looking froward to next week.

    August 25, 2012

  • James S.

    Great, good interaction and sharing. It's always a good thing when people come in search of answers........... and find them. The right information when acted upon equals profit.

    August 24, 2012

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