July Coffee Time: Email Marketing Strategies

Join us for Coffee Time on Thursday, July 16th at 9am. We’ll be joined by Eric Oxenberg of Coincident Ideas, and his topic will be: How to Make Email Marketing Pay Off for Your Business.

Email!Eric will be discussing the reasons email marketing works better than other online sales methods, the four things you must have for an effective email campaign, how to write a great sales message, and how to acquire names for your email list. Plus, what to look for in an email servicing company, why you are the expert, and more.

Eric Oxenberg has been a marketing and advertising professional for over 20 years. With experience in both national branded advertising and targeted direct marketing, Eric has produced print ads, collateral, website and multimedia content for both large companies and small businesses. Eric specializes in strategic marketing, email and social media campaigns, copywriting and art direction and website development.

Coffee Time this month will be held on Thursday, July 16th at 9am at our usual location: The Coffee Connection/West LA Café, located at 3838 S. Centinela Ave.

June Coffee Time: Brick & Mortars in Mar Vista

Hope to see you for our June Coffee Time on Thursday, June 18th at 9am. As usual, we meet at the Coffee Connection/West LA Café – 3838 S. Centinela Ave. (Plenty of parking in the lot south of Pacific.) We’ll be talking about the issues that face Brick & Mortar businesses. We’ll be joined by Bruce Dembo, Principal at Dembo Realty.IMG_0386Reminder that we charge $5 for members, $10 for non-members. Payment can be made in cash or by credit card.


Learn Tips to Manage Social Media: May 21st Coffee Time

1013-icons-38Does managing all your Social Media Channels feel overwhelming? Is it hard to find the time to Tweet, much less post to Facebook and Instagram – and Google Plus and Youtube – and on and on? Join us on Thursday, May 21st at 9am as we show you some easy ways to take control of your Social presence.

Coffee Time takes place each month at West LA Café, 3838 S. Centinela Ave. 90066.

Please note: we have begun charging a fee for the coffee times: $5 for Members and $10 for Non-Members. Payments can be made in cash, by check, or by credit card via Square.

Volunteers Needed:

The Chamber needs one volunteer at each monthly Coffee Time to help check people in and collect the fees. The volunteer will receive free admission. First come, first served. (Actually, First one to Email us and commit gets it.) Thanks in advance!

March Coffee Time: SEO for Small Businesses

Join us for our Monthly Coffee Time Thursday, March 19th at 9am and learn about Search Engine Optimization (SEO) tips to get your website found by your ideal customers. We’ll be joined by Steve Pitchford from Search Optimizers.

Search Optimizers - SEO consultantsWe’ll go over best practices – from the simple steps you can take right now as well as some pro tips to help you rank higher in Google.