Learn About Facebook for Business

PRSA-NCC is offering a workshop that is a must attend if you want to learn more about how to use Facebook for your organization in 2010.  Facebook for Government, Business, Associations and Non-Profits
is presented by the NCC Professional Development Committee on February 11, 2010 from 8:00 – 10:00 a.m.
8:00 – 8:30 a.m.:  Registration/networking/continental breakfast
8:30 – 10:00 a.m.:  Program


U.S. Navy Memorial & Heritage Center
701 Pennsylvania Ave., NW, Washington, DC 20004
Metro: Yellow line, Navy Memorial/Archives

Cost: $35/members; 55/non-members; 10/students/retirees; additional $10 at the door

Facebook isn’t just for fun anymore.  It’s the most popular social media platform and a growing facet of government and business communications programs.

Find out how leading social media practitioners leverage this exciting, and evolving communications tool. 

You’ll walk away with invaluable new insight to enhance your career development:

•    How to sell Facebook to wary colleagues and clients
•    How to use Facebook to engage key audiences
•    How Facebook complements traditional media outreach
•    How to measure your success

•    LTC Gerald Ostlund, Social and New Media, US Army Reserve (@Oates86)
•    Jaya Bohlmann, Vice President Public Relations, Sodexo, Inc.  (@sodexoUSA)
•    Ann Looper, Director Publishing/Resource Development, American Society of Landscape Architects
•    Gloria Huang, Social Media Specialist, American Red Cross (@riaglo)
•    Carie Lewis, Director of Emerging Media, Humane Society of the US (@cariegrls)

Aaron Cohen, Director Media and Digital Communications, MS&L PR