The YVR Startups community gathers on a monthly basis to build the startup community and help facilitate meaningful connections between founders, investors, professionals and mentors. Share stories and discuss different topics by leaders and rising stars in the startup and entrepreneurship space.
This month at YVR Startups and The Art Party, we will be covering topics related to establishing your authority and show you some techniques rising brands are doing to give themselves authority. Liza Lee will be giving an introduction to Google Local Guide. She has 4 million views on Google Maps. Edward will provide a teardown of a few brands and their marketing systems highlighting the good, the bad and the ugly we can all learn from for our own business/brands. Networking and community announcements to follow afterwards.
AGENDA & WHAT TO EXPECT 6:45 - Doors open 7:00 - Opening remarks 7:15 - Speaker #1 - Liza Lee, The Art Party (Google Local Guide) 7:35 - Speaker #2 - Ed Yuen, YVR Startups (Marketing Teardown) 8:00 - Q&A + community announcements 8:10 - Networking 9:00 - Conclusion & prize draw + more networking
SPEAKERS & HOST INFO Speaker #1: Google Local Guide Liza Lee (Marketing Coordinator for The Art Party) is a visual artist, curator, writer and marketer. Her experience includes over 50 small businesses, corporations and events since 2001 to support our local economy. Liza is a Google Local Guide with over 4 million photo views for galleries, restaurants, bars and hotels in Vancouver.
Speaker #2: Marketing Commentary Teardown Eddie will be doing a teardown of a few websites explaining their marketing techniques and highlighting what's working and why they're doing it. Teardown will cover B2B, B2C and non profit covering the good, the bad and the ugly lessons we can all learn from and improve our online presence. Edward has worked with dozens of brands and startups in establishing their authority and online presence from ecommerce to events and non profits.
ABOUT YVR STARTUPS YVR Startups is a local community for Startupers, growth hackers and digital enthusiasts to connect and learn. We are always looking to share battle stories of startupers and people who are making a splash in the startup space. Meetup.com/YVR-Startups/
ABOUT THE ART PARTY The Art Party is a social networking community and endorser of Earth Charter principles for a just, sustainable and peaceful planet. We provide Vancouver arts skills training to support creatives and changemakers to fund their projects. Our Vancouver arts skills training services include workshops and talks for community building and economic empowerment for the Creative Economy. TheArtParty.org
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Are you in the startup field or looking to get into the startup community?
Are you looking for like minded driven startupers to network and grow your businesses together? Do you believe that mastery of communication and leadership skills is essential for the success of Startups?
YVR Startups is the group for you. Meet up and connect with one another over snacks and drinks after while learning the latest ideas in the startup community. 101 guide for startup enthusiasts:
-Lean startup -$100 startup -Outliers -Tipping Point -Getting to Yes -4 hour work week -Rich Dad, Poor Dad