The Finance 2.0 Summit in New York City: If you're nice to me, I can get you a discount!

My next speaking date is day one of The Finance 2.0 Summit. It is a new conference being held in New York City at the swanky Harvard Club on January 26 and 27, 2009. It is 100% dedicated to educating financial industry professionals about social media. Here are some of the key learnings attendees will get out of it:

  • How to measure marketing success in the world of Finance 2.0
  • Social media's impact on consumers' financial decisions
  • How to optimize the revenue-earning potential of your eMarketing division
  • Leverage the channel partner model online and offline to extend your product footprint
  • How to maximize the benefits of blogging and other new mediums
  • Successfully integrating social media campaigns into traditional marketing strategies

I will be presenting Young & Free Alberta: Integrating Marketing and Social Media to Connect with Consumers.

As a speaker, I am able to offer my blog readers a discount. Ten of you can get a 15% discount off the regular registration fee.

If you want a discount, contact me at and I will send you the discount code.

It should be a great conference, with many talented, entertaining and smart speakers, including:

  • Trey Reeme – Are You a Spider or a Fly? Defining Your Relationship with the Web
  • Ron Shevlin – Why Are We Talking About Finance 2.0 When We Haven't Figured Out Finance 1.0?
  • Ed Terpening – Crashing the Party: Are Financial Institutions Welcomed on the Social Media Scene?
  • Shari Storm - Best Practices in Blogging: How to Maximize the Benefits of This New Medium
  • William Azaroff – Using Social Media to Connect with Your Community
  • Morriss Partee – Perfecting Your Palette: Recipes for a Successful Social Marketing Campaign
  • Jeffry Pilcher – Results 2.0: Using Web 2.0 Tools to Achieve Real Business Objectives

I hope to see you there.


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