What we're about

Watch our intro video (https://sharkie.net/meetupwelcome)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kYhNcn28duw

🚀👨‍🚀This group is for everyone in the digital marketing space, SEO, SEM, PPC. designers, UX/UI, writers, creative directors, developers, copywriters, and growth hackers. Basically, if you do anything online this group is for you.

It is created to help share ideas, build your network, share opportunities, and learn.

Who is this for:

👩‍🎓Students - Learn about the industry, learn practical techniques, and network to find your next job opportunity or mentor.

🏦Business owners - Come learn about digital marketing, improve your skills or network with digital marketers, meet them for an opportunity to hire them to grow your business and achieve your goals.

You can join the Facebook Community here (https://sharkie.net/fbentrepreneurs).

OUR SIGNATURE EVENTS
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🏆We want to create events that provide the most value for you in the community. Each event will be an opportunity to learn and connect. We will start off with a few industry speakers to cover important topics and provide good tips in the area.

Second half we will break everyone into smaller groups so people can connect with each other and build personal relationships.

Upcoming events (4+)

Stop Setting Resolutions. Start Achieving Goals! ⭐️ Free Masterclass ⭐️

Make 2022 the year that you Stop Setting Resolutions and Start Achieving Your Goals.

Anyone can set a goal. Actually achieving it… Making it truly happen is where things fall apart. It really is something you can turn around. If you know how.

You have goals - for your personal & professional life…we all do. But, you just don’t know why you’re not able to make them happen at all or as quickly as you’d like to. Usually, it’s because you’ve set the wrong goal and you are taking the wrong approach to materialize it.

Everyone can be a Goal Achiever. It’s simply a matter of learning the principles that bridge the gap of where you are now in your life and where you honestly want to be or what you want to achieve from here on out.

Most of how and what you think comes from your environment and upbringing. Understanding what you think, why you think that way and how you process what you think is vital to becoming an achiever and not just a setter of goals.

In this Masterclass, you will learn how to:

- Obtain whatever it is you desire in your personal and professional life with predictability
- Effectively take action towards your goals and dreams
- Erase negative thought patterns and train your brain for success
- Practice clear and exact thinking that will save you years of frustration and discouragement
- Effectively create and achieve life goals that are in harmony with your values so you can live an authentic and fulfilled life

Join me, Curtis Stamp, Certified Bob Proctor Consultant, Entrepreneur, and Founder of the Goal Achiever Academy, for a Masterclass on December 8th to 10th from 12PM to 1PM EST where I’ll be teaching you a proven, effective goal setting and goal achieving formula.

This is the same formula that took me from a toxic relationship to finding my life partner; from bored and frustrated with life to working in my purpose; from overweight and sick to releasing over 30 pounds and living in a healthy body and mind; from allowing every negative thing that happened to affect my emotions, thoughts, and actions to taking control of my thoughts. I went from stuck and working in my business, filled with fear, self-doubt, and insecurity, to a confident, successful business owner that operates a multiple six-figure, self-managing company. If I can make these changes, so can you.

It’s simply the easiest and quickest way for you to turn things around. Go ahead — set a goal…but this time, after watching the Masterclass, you’ll know exactly what to do to actually achieve it from now on.

It doesn’t take long at all for you to see results!

⭐ In-Person Holiday Mixer for Entrepreneurs & Business Owners ⭐

**Must buy a ticket here while spots last** https://decholidaymixerforentrepreneurs.eventbrite.ca/

Join our 2.5 hour event to meet other GTA business owners and entrepreneurs. Make new connections, grow your network, and create new opportunities.

Are you an entrepreneur, aspiring entrepreneur, intrigued by entrepreneurship, working on a project within your organization, looking to network with movers and shakers, or do your simply have a great idea but you are not sure what to do with it?
If this sounds like you - then you should definitely come join this event!

Format:
This event will feature a welcome and 30 sec intros from each attendee at the start, and then we do speed networking for about 45 minutes and the rest of the time will be open mingle time.

We will have tables that allow 4-8 attendees to gather to have conversation.

Why Speed Networking

We believe strongly in the power of networking and building relationships. It is one of the best ways to reach new people, build trusting relationships, and a lasting business. Speed Networking allows you to meet a lot of people in a short period of time and then decide who you want to follow up / connect more with afterwards.

What do I need?
Besides your ticket...
- Apparel -smart casual - this is your personal brand so what you think is best/appropriate to meet other professionals
- Your smile, positive attitude, and eagerness to network
- Have your elevator pitch/intro handy and business cards
- Proof of COVID vaccination and photo ID

About your hosts:

Andrea Lo has over 11 years of experience in event marketing and business management. Andrea is also a BIPOC entrepreneur. She is the founder, host and dating coach of Toronto Dating Hub, which was featured on CBC News, Toronto Star and Flow 93.5. She is the VP, Alumni & Student Engagement of the UTSC Management Alumni Association, as well as the co-organizer of the Toronto Entrepreneurs & Startups (TES) Facebook group (with over 8,000 members). Andrea organizes & hosts 3-5 events per month.

Details and to RSVP: https://decholidaymixerforentrepreneurs.eventbrite.ca/

⭐⭐TES Connect - Virtual Networking & Social⭐⭐

Online event

Thank you for your interest in our TES Connect event!
Our Connect events focus on having seasoned entrepreneurs share their expertise on specific topics such as pricing strategy with aspiring and growth minded entrepreneurs to help them accelerate their growth and increase their sales.

This week’s event will feature:

Phil Lee: Is the founder of Tendi Company, an e-commerce driven, global group of business and marketing professionals, dedicated to offering you a wide selection of home, kitchen, and sporting products.

Jay Lee: built a Sales Coaching business to empower online entrepreneurs with high ticket offers to experience explosive sales and have a business they always dreamed of so they could spend more time with family, travel more, and have options to help others. In this pursuit, He has been able to generate $100k in revenue on a part-time basis while working a full-time job with 3 young kids and a brand new puppy!

Sharky Liu: Sharky Liu is the founder and CEO of DentistFind, a results-driven dental marketing platform and marketing service that applies an analytical and data-based approach to increase new patient acquisition for dental practices. DentistFind manages a portfolio of over 100+ dental practices, and has successfully increased the number of new patients booked in each practice by at least 40%.

Previously, Sharky was the founder of a luxury fashion brand that was sold in 50 ultra high-end retailers like Holt Renfrew, across Canada, USA, and UK.

In 2016, he founded the sold out Dental Marketing Conference, an annual conference featuring the leaders in the dental marketing sector. He also created the Dental Marketing & Social Media Fundamentals course for the Faculty of Dentistry at the University of Toronto.

Andrea Lo: Andrea Lo has over 11 years of experience in event marketing and business management. As a seasoned Supervisor at Proof Experiences (formerly Free For All Marketing), Andrea worked with a variety of clients including Health Canada, Canada Post, Metrolinx, FCA Canada (Jeep), Toronto Hydro, RBC, TTC, Kijiji, The Home Depot, Investors Group, and Purina PawsWay. She also conducted all the Cantonese screening & training of in-field staff with the growing focus on multiculturalism. Andrea started off in the world of marketing and promotions as a Brand Ambassador herself, coupled with 6+ years of retail sales & customer service experience, she has the ability to develop engaging and impactful campaigns that truly connect with her clients' target audience.

Event Details: Every third Wed 5:30-7:15pm
Format:
Welcome and Intro (Live stream to Facebook group)
Icebreaker + Networking-You will have an opportunity to network with leaders and peers in your field to help you foster valuable relationships to help boost your sales. This portion of the event is live streamed to the Toronto Entrepreneurs and Startups Facebook group so you have the opportunity to get your business in front of 8000 Toronto based entrepreneurs!
Breakout Room-You will have the opportunity to attend one of three breakout sessions including ecommerce (hosted by Sharky Liu), Ecommerce (hosted by Negin Valizadeh) and Sales (hosted by Phil & Jay Lee) in which leaders in their field share key pieces of information to help you save time and 10000s of dollars in your business. These interactive sessions are structured to encourage you to ask your burning questions about your business growth!
Open Discussion: If you can’t decide which breakout room to attend don’t worry! Join other participants and presenters to share and hear the most valuable insights from each session to start implementing change in your business. Hosted by Andrea Lo.

Apply soon by filling out the form provided on the link below to avoid missing out on this valuable opportunity to grow and scale your business!
Our events are capped at 15-30 applicants to ensure a personalized approach to your business needs.

Click this link to apply: es1.ca/connect

⭐⭐TES Connect - Virtual Networking & Social⭐⭐

Online event

Thank you for your interest in our TES Connect event!
Our Connect events focus on having seasoned entrepreneurs share their expertise on specific topics such as pricing strategy with aspiring and growth minded entrepreneurs to help them accelerate their growth and increase their sales.

This week’s event will feature:

Phil Lee: Is the founder of Tendi Company, an e-commerce driven, global group of business and marketing professionals, dedicated to offering you a wide selection of home, kitchen, and sporting products.

Jay Lee: built a Sales Coaching business to empower online entrepreneurs with high ticket offers to experience explosive sales and have a business they always dreamed of so they could spend more time with family, travel more, and have options to help others. In this pursuit, He has been able to generate $100k in revenue on a part-time basis while working a full-time job with 3 young kids and a brand new puppy!

Sharky Liu: Sharky Liu is the founder and CEO of DentistFind, a results-driven dental marketing platform and marketing service that applies an analytical and data-based approach to increase new patient acquisition for dental practices. DentistFind manages a portfolio of over 100+ dental practices, and has successfully increased the number of new patients booked in each practice by at least 40%.

Previously, Sharky was the founder of a luxury fashion brand that was sold in 50 ultra high-end retailers like Holt Renfrew, across Canada, USA, and UK.

In 2016, he founded the sold out Dental Marketing Conference, an annual conference featuring the leaders in the dental marketing sector. He also created the Dental Marketing & Social Media Fundamentals course for the Faculty of Dentistry at the University of Toronto.

Andrea Lo: Andrea Lo has over 11 years of experience in event marketing and business management. As a seasoned Supervisor at Proof Experiences (formerly Free For All Marketing), Andrea worked with a variety of clients including Health Canada, Canada Post, Metrolinx, FCA Canada (Jeep), Toronto Hydro, RBC, TTC, Kijiji, The Home Depot, Investors Group, and Purina PawsWay. She also conducted all the Cantonese screening & training of in-field staff with the growing focus on multiculturalism. Andrea started off in the world of marketing and promotions as a Brand Ambassador herself, coupled with 6+ years of retail sales & customer service experience, she has the ability to develop engaging and impactful campaigns that truly connect with her clients' target audience.

Event Details: Every third Wed 5:30-7:15pm
Format:
Welcome and Intro (Live stream to Facebook group)
Icebreaker + Networking-You will have an opportunity to network with leaders and peers in your field to help you foster valuable relationships to help boost your sales. This portion of the event is live streamed to the Toronto Entrepreneurs and Startups Facebook group so you have the opportunity to get your business in front of 8000 Toronto based entrepreneurs!
Breakout Room-You will have the opportunity to attend one of three breakout sessions including ecommerce (hosted by Sharky Liu), Ecommerce (hosted by Negin Valizadeh) and Sales (hosted by Phil & Jay Lee) in which leaders in their field share key pieces of information to help you save time and 10000s of dollars in your business. These interactive sessions are structured to encourage you to ask your burning questions about your business growth!
Open Discussion: If you can’t decide which breakout room to attend don’t worry! Join other participants and presenters to share and hear the most valuable insights from each session to start implementing change in your business. Hosted by Andrea Lo.

Apply soon by filling out the form provided on the link below to avoid missing out on this valuable opportunity to grow and scale your business!
Our events are capped at 15-30 applicants to ensure a personalized approach to your business needs.

Click this link to apply: es1.ca/connect

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