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Kenilworth Chamber of Commerce set to Host June Meeting

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KENILWORTH, NJ – The Kenilworth Chamber of Commerce is set hold its June meeting on June 8, at Access Self Storage, 750 Boulevard, from 8:30 AM-10:00 AM.

Bonnie Kantor will be the guest speaker and discuss - Social Media Basics:  The why, the what, and the how for your small business or nonprofit

You know your prospects, clients and members are active on social media. Are you asking: can social media really be harnessed for your business or nonprofit? Perhaps you're not convinced that it works - or you are, but you're feeling overwhelmed and are not sure how to get started marketing your business with social media.

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 This workshop will show you the value of using social media to reach your customers, members and prospects - plus how it can drive repeat business from your current customers, and how it can lead to new customers, members and volunteers!

We'll take a look at the 5 most popular social media networks - Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, Pinterest and Instagram - and discuss.

We'll also look at what comes next: what kinds of engaging, share-worthy content to post to social media, how to get started, and how to use a content calendar to plan your social media posts.

Bonnie Kantor is the president of Pressing Issues, a professional web solutions and digital marketing agency located in Metuchen, NJ.She is a geek disguised as a people-person with an area of expertise in social media marketing-Facebook, Twitter, Linked In and more.

A Constant Contact Master-Certified Authorized Local Expert, she has been using email marketing and social media tools to help her clients stay top-of-mind for more than eight years.

Bonnie presents regularly about email marketing and social media to small business owners, non-profit staff and employees.

In addition, Bonnie is a BNI Director-Consultant. In that role, she presents at large trainings and at many chapter meetings throughout Middlesex County.

Please pre-register for this event so our host will know how much food to prepare.

With a strong presence in the community, the Kenilworth Chamber of Commerce presents the Annual ''Taste of Kenilworth'' each fall, recently sponsored the Kenilworth Boulevard Street Banner program, and gives away thousands of dollars each spring in scholarship money to graduates from David Brearley High School.

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