Social Commerce Camp DC – An event to discuss online success strategies for small businesses, online retailers, and start-ups

Are you running a small business or an e- store and looking for ideas to succeed online and connect with other entrepreneurs in your field? If yes, then Social Commerce Camp at Washington DC is the must-attend event for you. On Saturday, February 20, 2010 MyBusinessAssistant, KikScore, Network Solutions, and Mayer Brown will be putting on a first of its kind event in Washington DC.

It is a FREE educational grassroots event organized especially for small business owners, online storeowners, and entrepreneurs who want to start or grow their businesses. The morning-long sessions would give you real and practical insights into the most effective ways of online marketing, PR, and social media marketing. This will help you in building your brand online, increase online sales, and create a solid reputation. The session would be moderated by Network Solutions’ Social Media Swami, Shashi Bellamkonda and will feature speakers who will discuss feasible ways of starting a profitable online retail store, and online marketing best practices for small businesses.

The agenda for Social Commerce Camp DC on February 20, 2010:

8 a.m. to 9 a.m.: Continental breakfast, registration, and networking

9 a.m. to 9.45 a.m.: Session 1 – Social Media 101 for small business – Shashi Bellamkonda

10.00 a.m. to 10.45 a.m.: Session 2 – Starting an online store – Steve Fisher

10.45 a.m. to 11.15 a.m.: Check your Twitter account/blogging time

11.15 a.m. to Noon: Session 3 – PR tips and best practices for small business – Shonali Burke

The venue for the Social Commerce Camp DC is: Mayer Brown’s offices located at 1999 K Street NW, Washington DC 20006.

You are invited to join us and we look forward to your participation and ideas. Please do send us the questions that you would like to get answered, or the topics that are of interest to you. We will try to get them all addressed during the event.

Know more and register here: Social Commerce Camp DC

About the Author

Dave Otfinoski, CEO of My Business Assistant or “MBA”, has more than twenty-five years of executive, hands-on experience with small and mid-sized businesses. As CEO of MBA, Dave manages a team of experienced virtual assistants who have extensive expertise in the realms of small business operations, bookkeeping services, website design, SEO, content creation and call center operations. Outstanding client service and quality performance are the hallmarks of both My Business Assistant and the MBA team. We look forward to providing you with the Virtual Assistance that you may require to enhance your own business strategies. Please feel free to contact us at or call us at 800.993.9622 with any questions or inquiries that you may have.