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SocialCrush Brings A-List Social Business Leaders from Around the World to Charlotte, NC
Aug 23, 2011 (06:08 PM EDT)


WILMINGTON, N.C., Aug. 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- SocialCrush, the popular, two-day, hands-on, interactive social media business conference will be in Charlotte, NC at the Charlotte Convention Center on September 13-14, 2011. This stop on the national tour will host a group of presenters from A-list social media companies from around the world.

"This event will be the biggest social media event of the year for Charlotte," says Tim Moore, CEO of SocialCrush. "SocialCrush is unique because it is two days dedicated to giving businesses of all sizes actual hands-on advice and training in social media. The added bonus is that a lot of this training and advice comes from major industry newsmakers."

Event organizers have recently confirmed speakers and professional trainers for this event and the line-up is a list of who's who among social media companies. Examples of speakers and topics include Tae Kim from Google+ discussing the future of company brand pages; Patricia Lai from Facebook discussing the future of e-commerce on Facebook; Aya Zook from Bing discussing the power of social search and Michael Brito from Edelman Digital discussing the future of social business. Additionally, Tin Dizdarevic from Zemanta.com will teach a lab on best practices for blogger. Presenters from Gilmore Business Network and SocialCrush are scheduled to appear as well as and a possible appearance from NASCAR .

"SocialCrush provides real help to business owners teaching them how to engage with social media and profitably market themselves anywhere on the web," says Moore. "It's truly a different social media event." Adds Bostjan Spetic, CEO of Zemanta.com, "SocialCrush is the best social media workshop I have ever been a part of in all of Europe or the US."

"We are also very happy to be partnering with the Carolinas' division of the Business Marketing Association to bring this fantastic event to Charlotte," says Moore. "They want businesses in the greater Charlotte area to have the hands-on access to the latest news and how-to knowledge in the social media industry that only SocialCrush offers. This is a fantastic opportunity for both of us."  

Event sessions, case studies and the a unique half day lab show real business people how they can use social channels such as Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, LinkedIn, social search and mobile efficiently and effectively for business and marketing, as well as the strategies and analytics needed to listen, monitor and grow online brand identity to keep their businesses ahead of competitors.

Where: Charlotte Convention Center, Charlotte, NC
When: September 13-14, 2011

Registration: http://socialcrushcharlotte.eventbrite.com/  
Event Web Site: socialcrush.com

*Media: For interviews, press passes, hi-resolution photography or press coverage of SocialCrush events, please contact our scheduling desk at 800-609-0930.

For more information, to host an event for your city, to exhibit during this event or to be a sponsor, please contact Kelly Burnette, 800-609-0930, Kelly@socialcrush.com, http://socialcrush.com  

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SOURCE SocialCrush