Brands can talk about themselves. Or, a brand's best customers can do the talking. One is much more believable – and effective. With trust in advertising low and falling, marketers who use social as an ad channel are fighting against a strong headwind. But, with trust in personal recommendations at 92% and growing, brands that successfully spur real advocacy get the wind at their backs.
This presentation will explain the Eight (8) C2C (consumer-to-
Doug Levy, CEO of MePlusYou says “Brands are built not by consumers, but by fans. I'm looking forward to sharing with the SMB group 8 strategies for inspiring the enthusiasm and advocacy that leads to exceptional brands."
To see a preview of the upcoming meeting visit YouTube (https://www.youtube.com/
Social media is ever changing and SMB Dallas is an organization that collectively presents and practices social media platforms, tools, metrics, applications, ROI and case studies. The attendees of SMB Dallas are an extremely knowledgeable group, and the attendees have the opportunity to learn from one another, share ideas and experiences, and make some new contacts too. SMB Dallas is a free event so registration is critical if you want a seat. To register visit Eventbrite (http://www.eventbrite.com/
Mark Liberio, Tetra Media Group says, "Doug Levy offers a unique insight into the value of Customer to Customer conversations and how they can strengthen your brand. He provides some real world examples of how some of today's more prominent companies have grown their business by enabling their customers to tell their unique story."
SMB Dallas social media includes LinkedIn (http://www.linkedin.com/
About Doug Levy and MePlusYou
Doug Levy is CEO & Founder of MePlusYou. MEplusYOU (formerly imc²) is an integrated marketing agency for the digitally connected world, which inspires authentic connections that drive business and increase marketing ROI through digital, social and mobile innovations. Pioneering this space since 1995, Doug & team have learned alongside trusted brands such as Procter & Gamble, Coca Cola, Louisville Slugger and Samsung. Doug is also the author of “Can’t Buy me Like: How Authentic Customer Connections Drive Superior Results.” For more information, visit http://www.MEplusYOU.com, connect with the agency at facebook.com/
About SMB Dallas
SMB Dallas was formed May 5, 2010 for businesses and individuals primarily involved in B2B, to network, learn, and showcase their interests in various uses of social media. From a business owner who utilizes social media to promote and grow their business, to the media expert or the new beginner, SMB Dallas is an organization of 800 members coming together to share, teach and learn. SMB’s roots started in “The Big 3” in social medias – LinkedIn, Facebook and Twitter, and has constantly expanded topics to more social media platforms strategic approaches, tools and many more. The program format varies from showcasing various keynote speakers, “Hot Topic” panel discussions and roundtable “Burning Question” format, so all have an opportunity to participate and grow in knowledge. Meeting the last Thursday of each month, SMB Dallas members gather to share experiences, successes and engage with each other on a variety of different topics in and around the social media sphere. For more information please visit https://socialmediabreakfastdallas.com.
Cathy D Claterbaugh
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Cathy D Claterbaugh
214 478 4157