Posted: Aug 30, 2012 at 4:26 PM [Aug 30, 2012]
LA2M is a non-profit educational organization dedicated to sharing marketing and business best practices. LA2M's weekly education program covers a full range of new media and traditional sales and marketing topics. LA2M also provides practical information to help businesses and non-profits grow. Each week LA2M features a talented and experienced professional to share real-life experiences in the world of business and marketing.LA2M is open to the general public, marketing professionals, business folk, entrepreneurs and anyone else who wants to learn about marketing and business. There is no membership fee and advanced registration for LA2M lunch is not required - just turn up and enjoy the fun.Benefits of Being a Part of the LA2M Community
• Opportunities to learn from leading speakers and experts
• Exposure to new trends in marketing and technology
• Great networking in a relaxed environment
• A chance to promote your business, look for connections, or ask for help
• Opportunities to partner with other business owners
• Learn about marketing, personal branding, and running a businessWe Meet:Wednesdays, 11:45 AM - 1:00 PM
Conor O'Neill's (Celtic Room)
318 South Main Street
Ann Arbor, MI 48104
The educational programing offered is insightful and inspiring.Here is a snapshot of what's ahead:Sept 5: Terry Bean RelateVertising, Marketing Strategies for Today's Noisy Climate
Sept 12: Cliff Suttle, The Anti Elevator Speech
Sept 19: Derek Mehraban, TBA
Sept 26: Cliff Lampe, TBA
Oct 3: David Murray, The Unique Value for Social Networks: 3 Rules of Content
Oct 10: Martin Smith, Making Money with Social Media
Oct 17: Dave Linabury, TBA
Oct 24: Tammy Burgess, Qualities of Leadership
Oct 31: Ross Johnson, TBA
Nov 17: Noah Babcock, Email Marketing
Nov 14: Brandon Chestnutt, Internal Social Media
Nov 21: Thanksgiving Break - No LA2M
Nov 28: TBA
Dec 5: Doug Anderson, The New Face of Opportunity: The Implications of Change
Dec 12: TBA
Dec 19: Holiday Party Fun, Fun, Fun!
Dec 26: Holiday Break - No LA2M
Get Involved in LA2M
LA2M is a volunteer organization with many people pulling together to make this non-profit group work. You too can get involved by contributing to the #LA2M Fund.
LA2M has become a premier learning center for marketing education. LA2M provides a forum for learning and sharing best practices in marketing. LA2M hosts a weekly speaker program September through June, provides an informational website, archived marketing educational videos, and much more - all free. LA2M has set up a fund, #LA2MFund to support its mission to promote marketing education and we want your help.
You can get involved in three different ways:Become a Sponsor of LA2MYour sponsorship helps support LA2M's operating expenses and enables LA2M to continue to further its mission. In addition, a portion of #LA2MFund is donated to LA2M's selected charities and special programs.Donate to the LA2M Scholarship ProgramLA2M's is supporting the Ann Arbor Public Schools Educational Foundation (AAPSEF), through the LA2M Scholarship Program.Make a General DonationJust want to give to #LA2MFund? Donate Now - See one of the LA2M Board Members, and soon you will be able to go to the LA2M website and make a PayPal donation.
Whether you become a SPONSOR, make a targeted contribution to the LA2M Scholarship Program, or just want to make a general donation, you benefit from increased exposure through LA2M's many channels of communication and you can claim a deduction on your income tax returns.Whether you are a business or an individual your support helps!