Category: Western New York Events

Social Media Club Buffalo seeking donations for Social Media Day

Social Media Club Buffalo (which I am on the board of) is stilling seeking donations for our Social Media Day (June 30) raffle. If you’re able to participate and donate items/services, let me know and I will share additional details with you! It’s a great way to get some publicity for your company while helping

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Grow your small business with email and social media marketing notes

Back in April (Wednesday, April 9 to be exact) I attended “Grow your small business with email and social media marketing,” a free talk sponsored by Buffalo Niagara SCORE and lead by a sales representative from Constant Contact. I typed up some notes to share with my coworkers, but never posted them to this blog.

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Where to find social media and other networking events in WNY

I don’t always update this blog like I should, and I noticed I get a lot of searches for social media and networking events and classes in Buffalo/WNY. So, I thought I would write about where I learn about such events and help out anyone looking to attend a class, seminar or discussion. Advertising Club

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Event: Social Media Marketing – Beyond Facebook and Twitter, April 29

“Social Media Marketing – Beyond Facebook and Twitter” will be the topic of April’s AdLab event at 6 p.m. Tuesday, April 29 at the Saturn Club in Buffalo. Learn about other social media networks and platforms such as Pinterest, Instagram, LinkedIn and Tumblr and how to maximize each site’s usefulness as a marketer. For more

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Event: BarCamp Buffalo, April 26

The seventh BarCamp Buffalo will be held from 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. Saturday, April 26 at the Foundry, 298 Northampton St. in Buffalo. This year’s format is a little different by featuring four different “tracks” of 30-minute talks occurring simultaneous. Attendees will need to pick which talks they will want to attend. BarCamp is

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Event: Building 21st Century Leaders for the Common Good, May 3

The Young Nonprofit Professionals Network Greater Buffalo will hold their 2014 summit “Building 21st Century Leaders for the Common Good” 8:30 a.m.to  5:30 p.m. on Friday, May 3 at the Canisius College Montante Cultural Center in Buffalo. The full-day program will include such topics as “Fundraising 101” presented by The Association of Fundraising Professionals of Buffalo,

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Tips for funding a successful Kickstarter campaign in Buffalo from Cowork Buffalo founders

Part one of three parts covering the talks given at the Perfect Pairings Event Tuesday night. The event, sponsored by Social Media Club of Buffalo, featured several Western New York area business owners who used social media in order to promote their businesses. For Cowork Buffalo founders Kevin Purdy and Brian Fending, Kickstarter not only

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Girl Develop It Buffalo celebrates first anniversary with free party open to the public

It’s about education, skills, and empowerment, but it’s also about community and making connections. That’s what Girl Develop It Buffalo (GDI) hopes to continue to build as the group celebrates their one year anniversary party at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 26 at the WNY Books Arts Center in Buffalo. The event is free, but requires

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Perfect Pairings event rescheduled for March 25

Tonight’s Social Media Club Buffalo’s event #PerfectPairings has been rescheduled for the 25. If you are unable to attend the new date, SMCB will  offer you free admission to two other Social Media Club Buffalo events, or work with you to refund your money. View the event’s Facebook page for more information.

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Sample Niagara wineries and local food for free at Wine Night, March 14

Enjoy great tasting wines from Niagara wineries and local food–all for free –at “Wine Night” from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Friday, March 14, at the Town of Newfane Community Center. Wines from Schulze Vineyards and Winery, The Winery at Marjim Manor, Black Willow Winery,  Chateau Niagara Winery  and Victorianbourg Wine Estate will be poured. Three Sisters

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