BizTech is back! Join us on May 18, as we connect Destin area small business owners and employees with the digital marketing tools, information and companies they need to get their brand noticed, convert fans into customers, and increase their bottom line.
Registration is required! Cost is $69 per person.
Session 1 & Lunch | 11:45 a.m. – 12:45 p.m.
Where Should You Place Your Digital Marketing Dollars?
Are you overwhelmed with the number of websites competing for your digital marketing dollars? Let Jason Hall, founder of Five Channels, drill down to the most effective ways to stretch your budget and reach your target audience.
Presenter: Jason Hall, Five Channels
Session 2 | 12:45 – 1:30 p.m.
Are Your Electronic Assets Safe?
Learn more about the financial impacts of not securing your data, the most common threats out there right now, and the one security control you should implement now.
Panelists: Theresa Hill, Cox; Cameron Rowe, CRC Data Technologies; and Scott Pruitt, Warren Averett
Session 3 | 1:30 – 2:15 p.m.
Identifying the Best Social Media Platform for Your Audience & Message
Is TikTok good for business? Are your Instagram posts making an impact? Are you using video effectively? In this social media discussion, you will learn which platforms will work best for your business, what you should be posting, and how to ensure your message is heard.
Panelists: Hillaree Durso, Frances Roy Agency; Tracy Louthain, Newman-Dailey Resort Properties; and Elizabeth Lewis, SocialLee PR & Digital Media
Cookie & Coffee Break | 2:15 – 2:30 p.m.
Session 4 | 2:30 – 3:15 p.m.
Creating Credibility Through Content: 5 Ways to Build Trust and Authority
In this interactive workshop, Florida SBDC Business Consultants Diana Jernigan and Adam McCloskey will cover ways to boost your credibility with content creation. Learn how to curate high quality content and present it to your audience in a useful and relative manner to boost your business image and develop brand clout.
Presenters: Diana Jernigan & Adam McCloskey, Florida SBDC at UWF
Session 5 | 3:15 – 4 p.m.
Top Tools to Boost Your Productivity & Efficiency
Our panelists will share some of the most effective programs and platforms they are using or referring to clients to scale their productivity, collaborate efficiently and grow sales.
Panelists: Heather Ruiz, Bit-Wizards; Theresa Hill, Cox; and Shantelle Dedicke, Frances Roy Agency
Cocktail Reception | 4 – 5 p.m.
Thank you to our sponsors, including presenting sponsors Cox, Five Channels, Uniti Fiber and Warren Averett; tech sponsor Florida SBDC at UWF; and media sponsor Destin Life! If you are interested in sponsoring, please find our sponsorship form here.