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May 2, 2018
August 1, 2018
November 6-7, 2018
Location: The Eastern Shore of Virginia Chamber of Commerce
19056 Parkway, Melfa, VA 23410
Time: 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
(10:00 - 3:00 on May 2, 2018)
Cost: Free for members and $20 for Non-Members
November 6 and 7, 2018
Retailers & Restauranteurs: Make It Happen All Year Long!
Speaker: Marc Wilson
Date/Time: 11:30 am - 1:00 pm (November 6)
This seminar will blend current Eventacular with new information focused on created traffic and excitement year around by creating events, celebrations, anniversaries and promotions that please visitors and locals alike.
Our presenter, Marc Wilson, is a published keynote speaker and is a retail and restaurant strategist working for the Virginia Small Business Development Center (VSBDC) Network. He brings 45 years of retail experience to bear in helping retail, restaurant, and tourism-related small business refine and promote their concepts to the public. He is known as an operation's expert and has counselled over 2,000 retailers and restaurants in best practices, financials and cash flow, marketing and customers service, customer loyalty, merchandising, window dressing, buying, digital media and just plain old how to treat customers.
Every Visitor is a Potential Shopper:
Events are Part of your Story:
Topics will include how to use the internet to promote your business and reading the results; how health care is affecting small business; what is leadership vs. just being the boss, good managerial techniques; and more. See below for details on our next seminar.
Sponsored by the ESVA Chamber Foundation and the SBDC of Hampton Roads