Home » Doing Business in “GAFA” World-Emporia

Doing Business in “GAFA” World-Emporia

When: Back to Calendar » April 28, 2015 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Where: Southside Virginia Community College
Southside Virginia Community College
1300 Greensville County Circle,Emporia,VA 23847
Cost: FREE
Contact: Pat Hood
Regions: Petersburg Office
Type of Event: Existing Business Sales & Marketing Starting a Business

EMPORIA— The Crater Small Business Development Center in partnership with the Emporia Chamber of Commerce will offer a FREE seminar on “Doing Business in a GAFA World” taught by Marc Willson, Retail Consultant for the Virginia Small Business Development Centers. What is GAFA? G is for Google, A is for Amazon, F is for Facebook, and A is for Apple. Technology is moving fast and if you want to stay in the game you must keep up to date on the many changes that surround your business daily. Marc Willson will discuss how to increase your retail presence, attract more traffic, and improve your sales by smartly embracing relevant social media technologies and strategies.

Marc brings 35 years of experience in assisting retail, restaurant and tourism-related small businesses refine and promote their concepts to the public. He joined the Virginia SBDC in 2009 as a Retailer Industry Consultant and has delivered seminars and assisted retailers throughout the United States.

Marc will be conducting one-one-one appointments on April 27th from 12PM-6PM. To schedule an appointment with Marc, contact Nancy at the Emporia Chamber of Commerce at (434) 634-9441 or email ontrack@telpage.net. Workshop registration for April 28th is below.