NVPPA: Social Media Strategies for the Successful Photographer! by Rachel Brenke

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Date: Wed., April 15, 2015

Rachel Brenke is a nationally-known speaker and educator for small business owners. She has instructed at WPPI, CreativeLIVE and Seniors Ignite among others. She focuses her educational platform on creative industry professionals esp. photographers and bloggers.

Meet & Greet / Registration / Room Setup: 6:45pm
Meeting Start: 7:30pm
Presentation / Workshop Duration (approx): 2 hours
End (approx): 10:00pm

Title: Social Media Strategies for Marketing Success -- NOT Time-wasting! (for Photographers)

Speaker / Instructor: Rachel Brenke http://www.thelawtog.com


Introduction to the Speaker:

Rachel Brenke is a nationally-known speaker and educator for small business owners. She has instructed at WPPI, CreativeLIVE and Seniors Ignite. She focuses on creative industry professionals esp. photographers and bloggers.

Through THELAWTOG (http://www.thelawtog.com/) Rachel provides photography professionals a resource for finding their way through the ins-and-outs of running a their businesses.

As a lawyer and business consultant she has consulted with thousands of clients to learn the legal ropes and successful business techniques for their businesses. She is also author of The Laundry List: A Mom’s Guide to Running a Successful Business and Home (http://rachelbrenke.com/start/the-laundry-list/).

Course Description:

Rachel Brenke will present on Marketing Using Social Media - from the foundation of website planning and design, to the framework for a consistent and successful interaction with social media audiences for maximum results. Within this she will go over elements of good web design, branding of who you are within your online presence, and how these work together with social media to create strong leads. The end goal is for you to walk away with tangible checklists and actionable items to act upon to set yourself for online marketing success.

Find Rachel Brenke on Social Media:

website: http://www.thelawtog.com , http://www.rachelbrenke.com
twitter: @rachelbrenke
instagram: rachelbrenke
facebook: http://www.facebook.com/rachelbrenke2

Author of the "The Laundry List" - Available now on Amazon now!


Hi! I’m Rachel Brenke, I’m a lawyer and I’m also a photographer just like you.

I help photographers like you with the business, marketing, and legal side of photography. So I’m here to help you make your business grow and thrive.

And since I’m a working…

• Lawyer*

• Photography studio owner

• PPA Member

• Photographer’s business consultant

• MBA with emphasis in marketing

• Mother of 4 children

• Author of The Laundry List and Sugar Snaps

• National Speaker at WPPI, CreativeLIVE and Seniors Ignite

• And I also have experience as a military wife who’s constantly relocating my business every few years…

.. I’ve got real life experience in making a photography business successful from the ground up again and again. I simply have no other choice. And I gotta tell you, it hasn’t been easy to make my businesses work in different places around the country all these times, but I’ve gained such valuable experience. I wouldn’t change it for the world.

And now with all this experience, I’m here to help you jump-start your photography business. The right way, and the profitable way (which is the most fun way of all!)

So if you want real-world help with the business, marketing, and legal side of photography, you’ve come to the right place.

There is no other place where you can legitimately get all of that rolled into one.

Seriously. Welcome, I’m glad to have you!

-Rachel Brenke


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