Project 17 Small Business Marketing and E-Commerce Assistance Kickoff Event 11/7

Friday, November 7th, 2014
Creitz Hall – Bowlus Fine Arts Center
205 E Madison Ave. – Iola, KS 66749

For those who grow, produce, process, or manufacture food or agribusiness products or who create unique, locally-produced artisan products in Allen, Anderson, Bourbon, Chautauqua, Cherokee, Coffey, Crawford, Elk, Franklin, Greenwood, Labette, Linn, Miami, Montgomery, Neosho, Wilson and Woodson counties.

This event offers an introduction and potential for ongoing connection to FREE, one-on-one, intensive advice related to e-commerce and more traditional marketing strategies for your products to increase sales and grow your business.

Assistance provided to:
–  Design, strategize, and implement marketing plans and tactics – Strengthen your brand –
–  Create effective website and e-commerce plans – Grow your customer base –

 

Session 1 – 9:00 a.m. to 11:45 p.m. – For small businesses specializing in food products

Experts on food safety and applicable regulations will be in attendance to help with understanding how regulations impact selling certain products. “From the Land of Kansas” program representatives will also be in attendance to talk about the benefits of marketing Kansas products through their program. Concluding the session, businesses may request consideration for FREE ongoing marketing assistance of their locally produced products.

Session 2 – 1:00 p.m. to 3:45 p.m. – Small businesses focusing on non-food products

Businesses will have the opportunity to hear from a panel of experts and then request consideration for FREE ongoing marketing assistance of their locally produced products.

For questions please contact us.