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Waubonsee Hosts Internet Marketing Summit Feb. 21

The opportunities offered to businesses of all sizes in today's digital world are boundless.

But the key to conquering social media, search engines and other forms of digital communication is a well-crafted plan.

On Friday, Feb. 21, Waubonsee Community College's Workforce Development Department will host the Fox Valley Internet Marketing Summit, a full-day session designed to offer businesses the help they need to not only understand marketing in a digital age, but to master it.

The Summit will run Feb. 21 from 8:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. at Waubonsee's downtown Aurora Campus, 18 S. River Street.

The event will feature presentations from a dozen experts, assembled from a variety of backgrounds, including marketing, writing, journalism, law, social media strategy, public policy and more.

Headlining the presenters is 30-year marketing veteran Brian Basilico, author of It's Not About You, It's About Bacon! Relationship Marketing in a Social Media World!

Presenters will offer insight on relationship marketing, email marketing, Google, social media management and various tools and platforms, including Facebook, Google+, LinkedIn, and more. Lunch will be included.

To learn more about the sessions and presenters, and to register, visit www.foxvalleyimsummit.com. Price is $199, with a special early bird rate of $149 available until Feb. 7.