RAPID-FIRE TECH & BUSINESS BOOTCAMP & NETWORKING EVENT (FREE)

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The New York Public Library, Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL) and The NYC Business Networking Group (NYCBNG) invite you to attend:

"Rapid-Fire Tech & Business Bootcamp"

This 4-hour FREE event is part conference, part mini-expo and part networking event to connect you with NYC industry professionals, executives, business owners and decision makers.

CLICK HERE TO READ DETAILS ABOUT THE SEMINARS, SPEAKERS & SCHEDULE (http://www.meetup.com/The-NYC-Business-Networking-Group/pages/Tech_and_Business_Bootcamp_Speaking_Schedule/)

Each 20-minute presentation is geared to business owners, executives & entrepreneurs who have already built a successful business and are looking to ramp up and expand. Now is the time to get you out of your comfort zone and to achieve even bigger goals.

Attend 8-10 short and informative 20-minute seminars on cutting-edge business products and services. You’ll learn how to quickly achieve success and go beyond your current business goals. Discover affordable technology to automate parts of your business and free up more of your time. Seminars will provide you with practical strategies you can implement immediately. The tips and tools you learn will drive business growth, revenue and ROI and save you time by operating your business more effectively.

CLICK HERE TO READ DETAILS ABOUT THE SEMINARS, SPEAKERS & SCHEDULE (http://www.meetup.com/The-NYC-Business-Networking-Group/pages/Tech_and_Business_Bootcamp_Speaking_Schedule/)

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ATTENDEES:

Why Attend?

20 minute seminars to learn new tips & strategies to rapidly impact your business Seminars led by industry professionals Face-to-face contact with business owners, executives & decision-makers Attend live product & service demos Win a 1 minute video pitch for your business, to be taped at the event Direct access to your target market & demographic Connect with 400 attendees in 4 hours Free tickets in vendor table raffles

Who Should Attend ?

Owner Partner President Vice President Mid Management Senior Management Business Development Sales Executive Entrepreneur Established Startups Non Profits Government Agencies

EXHIBITORS & SPEAKERS INCLUDE:

Citrix Online Hotels.com Constant Contact Blue Fountain Media Pearl Cohen Zedek Latzer Mogulfish
ConnectMe Voice Bruce A Hurwitz, Ph.D. Take A Chance TV
New York Life
Webgrrls International Bralan Consulting Discover Video

Citrix Online

Citrix Online is a fast-growing division of Citrix Systems, Inc. (Nasdaq: CTXS), based in Santa Barbara, California, with satellite offices and data centers around the world.

Every month, more than 17,000 new customers start using Citrix Online tools to work from anywhere with anyone – using our remote-connectivity and online collaboration solutions to save time, get more done and connect to others around the world. For example:

A small business owner works from home thanks to GoToMyPC. A sales executive turns a phone call into an instant online demo using GoToMeeting. A trainer cancels her flights and conducts live online training with GoToTraining. A marketer generates leads by inviting prospects to online webinars using GoToWebinar. A support agent fixes a customer’s PC remotely on the first call using GoToAssist. Visit http://www. citrixonline.com (http://www.citrixonline.com/) (http://www.citrixonline.com) for more information.

Hotels.com

Hotels.com (http://hotels.com/) is excited to showcase it's welcomerewards® loyalty program at the upcoming Rapid-Fire Tech & Business Bootcamp ! Stop by the booth to learn about the fastest way to earn Free Nights!

Our representatives will be sharing the benefits of using welcomerewards® as a business professional, as well as giving away free instant prizes when you spin our prize wheel!

Attendees who stop by the Hotels.com table and drop in a business card will also be eligible to enter into the iPad 2 sweepstakes!

Visit http://www.hotels.com for more information.

Blue Fountain Media

Blue Fountain Media is a results-driven web design, development, online marketing, search engine optimization and online reputation management firm based in Manhattan.

The firm’s clients range from start-ups to Fortune 500 companies. The client list includes Procter & Gamble, Harper Collins and Smarties Candies. Blue Fountain Media has been featured in The New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Reuters television, Inc., Washington Post and Crain’s New York Business.

Visit http://www.bluefountainmedia.com

Constant Contact

Susan Shapiro, the owner of Bralan Consulting LLC, is an Operations Strategist. She guides you in improving your time management through the efficient use of your technology, and in implementing effective processes to improve productivity.

Additionally, Susan is a Constant Contact Solution Provider and Certified Email Marketing Specialist.

She has contributed articles to SmallBizTechnology (http://www.smallbiztechnology.com) and The NY Enterprise Report (http://www.nyreport.com), and been asked to speak to various groups.

Visit: http://www.bralan-consulting.com

Pearl Cohen Zedek Latzer Law

Pearl Cohen Zedek Latzer (“PCZL”) is an international law firm with affiliated offices in New York, Boston, Herzlia, and Haifa. Representing innovation-driven companies and their investors, we serve clients around the world, from Fortune 500 companies to start-ups.

With over 150 professionals, PCZL’s practice is wide-ranging. We advise our clients on intellectual property strategy. We represent them in prosecuting and obtaining patent protection, protect their interests through intellectual property and commercial litigation, and we assist them with financing, commercial transactions, and real estate and employment matters.

PCZL’s range of services includes the following specialized practice areas: Intellectual Property Patents (http://www.pczlaw.com/practice-areas/intellectual-property/patents/); Trademarks (http://www.pczlaw.com/practice-areas/intellectual-property/trademarks/); Copyright (http://www.pczlaw.com/practice-areas/intellectual-property/copyright/); Open Source (http://www.pczlaw.com/practice-areas/intellectual-property/open-source/); Trade Secrets (http://www.pczlaw.com/practice-areas/intellectual-property/trade-secrets/); Designs (http://www.pczlaw.com/practice-areas/intellectual-property/designs/) | Commercial Corporate (http://www.pczlaw.com/practice-areas/commercial/corporate/); Licensing, IP Transactions & Technology Transfer (http://www.pczlaw.com/practice-areas/commercial/licensing-ip-transactions/); Employment & Benefits (http://www.pczlaw.com/practice-areas/commercial/employment-and-benefits/); Internet Law (http://www.pczlaw.com/practice-areas/commercial/internet-law/); Real Estate (http://www.pczlaw.com/practice-areas/commercial/real-estate/); Data Protection & Privacy (http://www.pczlaw.com/practice-areas/commercial/data-protection-privacy/) | Litigation Intellectual Property Litigation (http://www.pczlaw.com/practice-areas/litigation/intellectual-property-litigation/); Commercial Litigation (http://www.pczlaw.com/practice-areas/litigation/commercial-litigation/); Employment Litigation (http://www.pczlaw.com/practice-areas/litigation/employment-litigation/); Real Estate Litigation (http://www.pczlaw.com/practice-areas/litigation/real-estate-litigation/); Litigation Support (http://www.pczlaw.com/practice-areas/litigation/litigation-support/). Visit http://www.pczlaw.com .

For personal attention please contact Mitchell Shelowitz, Partner at PCZ Law at [masked]

Mogulfish

mogulfish.com (http://mogulfish.com/) is for the little guys, the small fish, who don't have the time, money or experience for the marketing they need. Launched June 2011 in NYC, this free service enables small businesses to identify the best marketing options and collectively buy and run them. It saves time, reduces costs and increases sales results.

Using marketing deals and packages secured from industry leaders, small businesses take advantage of key sales opportunities recommended throughout the year. It's do it yourself small business marketing, without having to do it yourself.

For the New York launch, members receive over $250 in free marketing packages. Membership is free and offer is for a limited time only, so sign up today!

Visit http:// (http://www.mogulfish.com) http://www.mogulfish.com

ConnectMe Voice

The world is quickly changing and migrating from traditional phone service to VoIP and Hosted IP PBX service. Just as in the consumer market, the world migrated from the Sony Walkman to the IPOD, businesses are adopting cloud based services and migrating to VoIP services.

ConnectMe has been in business for 20 years with over 3,000 clients. Our customers range in size from a single user, home based business to our largest customer with over 1,200 locations. The reasons why customers adopt our service are simple, operational and financial benefits. Visit: http://www.connectmevoice.com/

Bruce A Hurwitz, Ph.D.

Bruce A. Hurwitz, Ph.D., is the president and CEO of Hurwitz Strategic Staffing, Ltd. HSS is a boutique executive recruiting firm specializing in permanent placements primarily, but not exclusively, in the non-profit sector.

In addition to offering recruitment services, Hurwitz is also a career counselor. Since May 2010 he has been cited as an expert on employment issues in some 200 articles in close to 150 publications in-print and on-line, nationally and internationally.

Visit http://www.hsstaffing.com (http://www.hsstaffing.com/)

Take A Chance TV

If A Picture Is Worth A Thousand Words, Then A Video Is PRICELESS.

A website without a video is a one dimensional laundry list. Simply a menu of who you are and what you do. Would you rather look at a few pictures of your family holiday or watch a video of your loved ones opening their gifts. A site with a video is an experience to welcome customers into your world. A video has an 86% retention rate higher than still images and text.

Chance combines his global experiences in investment banking and media – interviewing A-List celebrities, politicians, socialites – and formulated a digital way to strategically grow your business through a personalized interview tailored to you and your industry.

Your video establishes an instant relationship with potential clients. They feel you are talking to them and putting on an exclusive private presentation of who you are and what you do. The visual medium creates an instantly and easily marketable competitive advantage over photos, print, and even word-of-mouth. In today's global digital world the utilization of video is no longer a luxury but a necessity. Visit: http://www.takeachance.tv/

New York Life

Many Americans are still reeling from the impact of the financial crisis. Amid the chaos, New York Life Insurance Company stands safe and secure, just as it has for generations. Despite nationwide high unemployment, New York Life is hiring talented, dedicated and highly motivated people every day!

If you’ve never considered a career in insurance and financial sales, that’s okay. The majority of New York Life Agents arrive with diverse career backgrounds including Education, Coaching, Athletics, Military, Finance, Banking, Mortgage, and Real Estate. We provide the training, the experience and the marketing support services to help you establish your business and stand behind your efforts.

As a member of our sales team, you will enjoy a host of competitive advantages and benefits: Comprehensive professional training State-of-the-art marketing and ongoing field support Legendary reputation and brand recognition Quality life, annuity and long-term care insurance products to offer Unlimited growth opportunity Substantial benefits and the potential to earn significant income.

We make a substantial investment in our field force. Our standards are high. We are looking for people with a great drive to succeed, the passion to make a difference, and the desire to love what they do. If you are interested in a career with New York Life apply today!

Webgrrls International

Nelly Yusupova is the CTO of Webgrrls International (http://webgrrls.com/), Chapter Leader of NYC Webgrrls (http://webgrrls.com/newyork-ny/), and the Founder of Digitalwoman.com (http://digitalwoman.com/). Nelly has been at the forefront of the woman’s movement online since 1999 and is a Wall Street Journal’s “woman on the IT fast track”. She is a technical strategist, and an Internet, Web 2.0 and Social Media and marketing expert and consultant. Nelly writes and blogs about the tools and services of the tech industry and how to incorporate them into our personal and professional lives.

Nelly is a speaker and presenter for many organizations and at the industries major events including WISE Symposium, Women’s Enterprise Center, NY Daily News Small Biz Big Impact conference, NY Entrepreneurs Business Network, Small Business Summit, BlogHer, WITI, Webgrrls, Social Media Jungle, Mom 2.0 Summit; BlogWorld, BizTechDay and has been a featured tech expert and appeared in INC Magazine, on the NBC Today Show, in Fast Company Magazine, NewsDay, O’Reilly, SmartMoney SmallBiz and on TechRepublic’s Women’s Radio and BlogWorld Radio.

Visit http://www.digitalwoman.com

BOOTCAMP VIDEOS PROVIDED BY:

Discover Video

Founded in 2009 by the people who created VBrick Systems, Discover Video, LLC provides powerful and affordable digital media solutions to broadcasters, schools, corporations, and government in three main ways: Products, Services, and Expertise. (http://www.discovervideo.com/) Visit: http://www.discovervideo.com/ (http://www.discovervideo.com/)

BOOTCAMP PHOTOGRAPHY PROVIDED BY:

Sherri McGhie Photography

Sherri McGhie is a professional photographer specializing in social and corporate event coverage, fashion shows and family portraits. Through quality photos Sherri creates a story and captures life’s memories. Clients will be able to view their images on the web within 48 hours of an event and have the option to view and purchase images with the click of a button. She also offers onsite printing options at some events, allowing guests to go home with their photos that night. Sherri is the official photographer of the Ms. Senior America and Ms. New Jersey Senior America Pageants. Contact Sherri at [masked] (http://us.mc1141.mail.yahoo.com/mc/compose?to=simphotoservice@gmail.com) .

MEDIA PARTNERS INCLUDE:

NY Enterprise Report (http://www.nyreport.com), Small Biz Technology (http://www.smallbiztechnology.com), Manhattan Chamber of Commerce (http://www.manhattancc.org), NYXpo, (http://www.eventmanagement.org) Score (http://www.manhattancc.org), Expos Your Business (http://exposyourbusiness.com/brooklyn.htm), The New York Public Library, Science, Industry and Business (SIBL) (http://www.nypl.org/locations/sibl), Sobel Media (http://www.sobelmedia.com), Ellis Henican (http://henican.com/)