LEWISBURG, Pa. — The Bucknell University Small Business Development Center (SBDC) will host the seminar, "Promoting Your Business with Tradeshow Displays and Promotions," Friday, Nov. 17, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., at the Susquehanna Valley Country Club, Shamokin Dam.
The fee for this seminar is $30 and includes lunch. Each attendee will receive a free subscription to Inc. Magazine. Seating is limited. Registration is required by calling the SBDC at 570-577-1249, or by emailing the SBDC at SBDC@bucknell.edu.
Shawn Felty, president of Sire Advertising, will lead the seminar. Topics to be discussed include selecting which tradeshows are best to attend; promoting an organization before the event; enticing show goers to visit the booth; selecting a display type and design that best suits the organization; determining which promotional products best represent a business; and turning tradeshow leads into sales.
With more than 12 years of traditional and interactive agency experience, Felty holds extensive experience with sales, account management, and media purchasing. His areas of expertise include new business development, account management, concept development, graphic design, art direction, estimating, media placement, print negotiation, and daily business operations.
This seminar is co-sponsored by the Greater Susquehanna Valley, Central Pennsylvania, Brush Valley Regional, and Middlecreek Valley Chambers of Commerce, Sunbury Daily Item, Inc. Magazine, and the Veterans' Corp, Inc.
The Bucknell SBDC provides free small business consulting services to residents of Juniata, Montour, Northumberland, Perry, Snyder and Union counties. To request free business consulting services, complete the online request at http://www.bucknell.edu/SBDC.xml.
Posted Nov. 8, 2006