Connect2Advance Business Breakfast
Event on 2014-06-25 07:30:00
Subtracting the Digital Divide Panel Discussion: Utilizing Digital Media to Advance Your Business
Enjoy complementary breakfast and museum entry while networking with other business professionals
On this panel, leading digital media specialists, artists and professionals will discuss the exciting and lucrative opportunities in digital media marketing amongst professional marketers, business executives, and entrepreneurs. The panelists will engage in enlightening conversation about business building techniques and trends in digital media disciplines, such as social media marketing, email marketing, website optimization, and digital videography, plus much more. Join us to learn how you can take your business to the next level using just the tips of your fingers. This is a free event with complimentary continental breakfast. Register in advance at connect2advance.com
Hunter Boyle, Sr. Business Development Manager of AWeber
Nikki Purvy CEO and Lead Web Designer of Lidyr Creative
Cheldin Barlatt Rumer CEO of i-g Creative,
Jumoke K. Dada, Digital Strategist and Founder of Signature RED,
Kyree Terrell, CEO of Focus Studios
Stephanie Humphrey, Technology and Lifestyle Expert
Hunter Boyle, Sr. Business Development Manager, AWeber
Hunter Boyle leads business development for email powerhouse AWeber. A seasoned speaker, content marketer and writer, Hunter's been helping organizations optimize their digital initiatives since the dot-com days. The former editor of Marketing Experiments Journal and Internet Marketing Report, he’s a founding trustee of the Awesome Foundation's Philly chapter and a craft beer fanatic. Connect with him socially via HunterBoyle.com, on Twitter and Google+.
Cheldin Barlatt Rumer, CEO, i-g creative
Cheldin Barlatt Rumer has spent close to two decades creating, managing and executing strategic grass-roots marketing campaigns for clients within the dining, entertainment and hospitality industries. Rumer’s career has taken her throughout the country assisting businesses such as Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa, East Coast Saloons Restaurant Group, Leigh Steinberg Sports and Entertainment, Google Inc. and many more, in executing public relations programs, implementing grass-roots promotional outreach campaigns and producing high quality promotional materials, online content and video. Rumer’s development of i-g creative, an entertainment marketing and online publishing agency, designed to connect growing hospitality outlets and growing businesses with creative services, vendors and tools.
Nikki Purvy, CEO and Lead Web Designer, Lidyr Creative Marketing Agency
Nikki Purvy is the founder of Lidyr Creative Marketing Agency, a digital marketing strategy firm specializing in web design, app development, graphic design, social media marketing and search engine optimization. Residing in both Los Angeles and Philadelphia, she works with companies and individuals to create, establish, and build their brands both online and in the physical world. She and the company have been responsible for developing and marketing an arsenal of businesses from the likes of a luxury rental company, several motion picture films, multiple e-commerce fashion sites, a top footwear brand, an international historic museum, and a large real estate investment firm, to name a few. Prior to becoming a digital marketing expert, she had a successful career in finance as an Institutional Fixed Income Trader. Nikki has a B.A. in Finance from Temple University and plays the bass in her spare time. Contact her at nicolepurvy.com, or on Twitter @nikkipurvy
Jumoke K. Dada, Digital Strategist, Signature RED
With little to no prior computer experience, at the age of 16, Jumoke Dada started at Temple University and went on to be the only African American woman to graduate with a B.S. in Computer & Information Sciences from the School of Science and Technology the year of her graduation. She went on to work in the corporate I.T. field as a developer, systems analyst and project manager before launching her own marketing company, Signature RED. Today she works as a marketing and technology consultant. Through her Signature RED's "Legally AMBITIOUS" events, she hosts educational workshops for women interested in reinvention, technology, and networking. Additionally, she is very active in the community. She serves on the board of directors for three organizations and every summer she gives back to college bound girls through her Project ALOE initiative.
Kyree Terrell, CEO, Focus Studios
Kyree Terrell is co-founder and CEO of Focused Studios, a full-service video production company that specializes in creating high-quality digital content for small businesses, corporations, media outlets and non-profit organizations. By combining strategy and a knack for storytelling, Kyree helps clients like Black Enterpise, The Hamels Foundation, Dranoff Properties and the Urban League of Philadelphia, reach their business goals through the dynamic medium of video. In 2014, Kyree co-wrote, directed and edited his first web series, Singledom, which will be released this summer. For more information, visit FocusedStudios.com or link up with him @KyreeTerrell on Instagram and Twitter.
Stephanie Humphrey, Technology and Lifestyle Expert & Founder, A Matter of Life and Tech blog
Tech-Life Expert Stephanie Humphrey merges her passion for lifestyle media with in-depth tech expertise to show everyday people how empowering, enriching and fun technology can be. Stephanie shares her enthusiasm for “lifestyle with a tech edge” through her blog, A Matter of Life and Tech, which inspires novice and experienced users alike to integrate technology into their daily lives in unique ways. Stephanie has contributed her tech-life expertise to national media outlets including Al-Jazeera America, HuffPostLive, TheGrio.com, and BlackEnterprise.com. She is the on-air tech contributor to Fox 29’s “Good Day Philadelphia” (WTXF) where she delivers weekly tech news. Stephanie is also the technology writer for EBONY.com, where she provides readers with the latest in apps, gadgets, and social media. She was the originator of the popular “Tech2Go” column on TheRoot.com, and just recently completed a satellite media tour on behalf of the Dell electronics company. Stephanie has also been featured on Comcast’s “Tech Life” segments on Philadelphia and Atlanta radio, on CBS Philadelphia as a freelance reporter, and as Senior Lifestyle Correspondent for “Philly What’s Up” on CW Philly.
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