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June 2013 Triangle-RDU Marketing, PR and Advertising Events

June Triangle-RDU Marketing, PR and Advertising Events

June brings graduations, weddings – and plenty of meetings and events for Triangle-area Marketing, PR and Advertising pros. There’s even a video contest! Read on and sign up for a few today!

June 5 – AIGA Raleigh Community Meeting, 6:30-8:00 p.m. at New Kind, 105 Brooks Avenue, Raleigh. All are invited to join us at our Monthly Community Meeting, held the first Wednesday of the month. There’s no better way to see what’s going on in the Triangle creative community, get involved, and participate in shaping the chapter’s growth. Introductions start at 6:30. Cost: Free, but registration is required. Connect on Facebook; Twitter: @aigaraleigh.

June 7 – Triangle AMA Content Marketing SIG (Special Interest Group), 8:00-9:00 a.m. at Centerline Digital, 509 W. North Street, Raleigh. This member-only round table event is held the first Friday of each month to explore the principles of Content Marketing in depth and define paths to success. SIGs are an exclusive free event for members of the Triangle AMA.  Connect on Facebook; Twitter: @TriangleAMA.

June 11 – TIMA Luncheon, Google Plus and Your Social Media Strategy, 11:30 a.m.-1:00 p.m. at ASPE Inc., 114 Edinburgh South Drive, Suite 200 Cary OR Online via Google’s Hangout Video Service. Many marketers are still on the fence about Google Plus.  Jon Parks (@jonparks ) from Dijital Farm says it’s one of the most engaging socials networks on the Web today, and wants to show you how to integrate this powerful tool into your social media and content marketing strategy.  This members-only session includes a hands-on demo of Hangouts on Air, widely considered by many to be the “killer app” of Google Plus. Cost: Free for members (includes a boxed lunch); after June 10, open to nonmembers too. Connect on Facebook. Twitter: @TIMA_NC.

June 11AIGA Raleigh Homegrown Lunch & Learn, Content Matters: Create Meaningful Sites with Content Strategy, 11:30 a.m.-1:00 p.m. at 18 Seaboard, 18 Seaboard Ave., Suite 100, Raleigh. Content strategy plans for the creation of content that meets the needs of your clients and site users. In this AIGA Homegrown Lunch & Learn session, content strategist, writer and editor Michael Gowan (@zebgowan) will discuss elements of content strategy, tips for creating meaningful content, and ways to plan for the life cycle of information on your sites.  Cost: $25 for members, $30 non-members. Connect on Facebook; Twitter: @aigaraleigh.

June 11 – IABC NC Triangle Luncheon – Creating High Performing Teams For A High Performing Workplace, Noon-1:30 p.m. at Raleigh Crabtree Marriott, 4500 Marriott Drive. How efficient are you? Are you getting the most out of your 8 to 5 workday? Willy Stewart, president and CEO of i2 Integrated Intelligence, will share with workshop attendees his strategy for establishing high performing teams in an effort to increase overall efficiency and productivity.  Cost: $20 for members, $35 for nonmembers, $5 for students. Connect on Facebook; Twitter: @IABCNCTriangle.

June 12TIMA Luncheon, How Mobile and Targeting Come Together, 11:30 a.m.-1:00 p.m. at Brooks Bell, 711 Hillsborough Street, Raleigh.  Mobile’s unique capabilities enable marketers to personalize the user experience like never before.  Tablet users want to employ multi-touch gestures instead of a mouse, and smartphone users have access to relevant, location-specific content simply by providing geo-location information.  To make the right investments, marketers need to understand the key factors involved in defining a mobile strategy. This members-only session will be led by Ray Pun, (@RayPunSD) Mobile Marketing and Analytics Leader from Adobe San Diego. Cost: Free for members (includes a boxed lunch); after June 10, open to nonmembers too. Connect on Facebook. Twitter: @TIMA_NC.

June 12LinkedIn Live Raleigh Bi-Monthly Business Networking Event, 6:00-9:00 p.m., Perimeter Studio and Conference Center, 1100 Perimeter Park Drive – Suite 118, Morrisville. This month’s featured organization is the Brain Injury Association of North Carolina (BIANC). Donations will be accepted at the door, and 100% of the proceeds will be donated to BIANC. Cost: Free. Connect on Facebook; Twitter: @LinkedinRaleigh.

June 13TIMA Luncheon, Channel Marketing Demystified, 11:30 a.m.-1:00 p.m. at Cisco Systems, Building 9 (Meadow), 7100-8 Kit Creek Road, RTP. A natural brand extension for the vendor and a branding boost for the reseller, channel marketing is a win-win for both.  Are you maximizing the potential of your partnerships?  This interactive session covers the three tenets of successful channel and partner marketing strategies – funding, marketing support, and innovation. Session leader: Ashlyn McLean, Senior Manager, Strategic Partner Marketing at Cisco. Cost: Free for members (includes a boxed lunch); after June 10, open to nonmembers too. Connect on Facebook. Twitter: @TIMA_NC.

June 13TIMA Luncheon, How to Find More Free Time While Running Your Marketing Agency, 11:30 a.m. -1:00 p.m. at Smashing Boxes, American Underground – American Tobacco Campus, 334 Blackwell Street (basement), Durham.  Are you getting pulled in a million directions while running your marketing agency, web shop, or marketing freelance practice? This lunch is for you! Karl Sakas, Business Consultant for Marketing Agency Owners and Managers, will lead this interactive, hands-on discussion designed especially for marketing professionals who run their own business. Cost: Free for members (includes a boxed lunch); after June 10, open to nonmembers too. Connect on Facebook. Twitter: @TIMA_NC.

June 13TIMA Networking Event – TIMA Heads West, 7:00-9:00 p.m. at Topo Distillery, 505C West Franklin Street, Chapel Hill (entrance on South Graham Street). Join TIMA to network with fellow interactive marketers at this recently-opened organic distillery that is truly local; all ingredients used in the vodka, gin and whisky are grown within a 100 mile radius.  TIMA’s newest sponsor, 3 Birds Marketing, will be on hand to discuss e-newsletter platform marketing during the social. Cost: Free. Connect on Facebook. Twitter: @TIMA_NC.

June 14 Triangle AMA Social Media Marketing SIG (Special Interest Group), 8:00-9:00 a.m. at Capstrat, 1201 Edwards Mill Road, Raleigh. This member-only monthly round table event includes discussion of the latest trends and tips in Social Media. SIGs are an exclusive free event for members of the Triangle AMA.  Connect on Facebook; Twitter: @TriangleAMA.

June 17NCTA Techworking Event, 7:30-7:30 p.m. at Carolina Ale House of Brier Creek, 7981 Skyland Ridge Pkwy, Raleigh. Hosted by our NCTA Board Members and Ambassadors, Techworking brings together members and the greater technology community for networking in a more casual and social atmosphere.  Connect, build relationships, increase visibility and have fun doing it. Cost: Free, but registration is required. Connect on Facebook; Twitter: @NCTA.

June 19 – AIGA Raleigh Town Square, 7:30 p.m. at Steel String Brewery Taphouse, 106 S. Greensboro St., Carrboro. The AIGA Town Square is an open meetup for designers in the Triangle area to network, have a beer and discuss ideas and the latest design trends. Cost: Free, but registration is required. Connect on Facebook; Twitter: @aigaraleigh.

June 20 Triangle AMA June Luncheon – Key Marketing Trends from the CMOs, 11:30 a.m.-1:15 p.m. at Brier Creek Country Club, 9400 Club Hill Drive, Raleigh. The Triangle American Marketing Association presents Christine Moorman (@chrismoorman), T. Austin Finch senior professor of business administration at Duke University’s Fuqua School of Business and director of The CMO Survey. Moorman will share the latest results survey, which collects opinions of top marketers to predict marketing trends, including the percentage of revenue companies dedicate to marketing, their expectations and plans for social media, and the impact of big data. Cost: $30 for members, $40 for non members; prices rise after June 14. Connect on Facebook; Twitter: @TriangleAMA.

June 25Raleigh Public Relations Society June Lunch Meeting, 11:45 a.m.-1:15 p.m. at Midtown Grill, 4421-115 Six Forks Road, Raleigh. Cost: $12 for members, $20 for non members, $8 for students. Connect on Facebook; Twitter: @RPRS.

June 26Triangle AMA Healthcare Marketing SIG (Special Interest Group), 8:00-9:00 a.m. at MedThink Communications, 3301 Benson Drive, Fourth Floor, Raleigh. This member-only monthly round table event focuses on marketing challenges facing the healthcare industry in 2013 and beyond. SIGs are an exclusive free event for members of the Triangle AMA. Connect on Facebook; Twitter: @TriangleAMA.

June 28Triangle AMA Digital Marketing and Analytics SIG (Special Interest Group), 8:00-9:00 a.m. at Brooks Bell, 711 Hillsborough Street, Suite 200, Raleigh.  This member-only monthly round table event focuses on B2B marketing in the high tech industry and other market sectors. SIGs are an exclusive free event for members of the Triangle AMA. Connect on Facebook; Twitter: @TriangleAMA.

“Market the Triangle” Video Contest The Research Triangle Park has launched a video contest to promote RTP. The guidelines are simple – be creative, be fun, be interesting – and help showcase what the Triangle is all about. And anyone can participate — agencies, independent marketers, students, your grandmother, your dog and/or cat too. The final deadline for all submissions is July 1, 2013. All entries must have a running time of 3 minutes or less. Connect on Facebook; Twitter: @TheRTP; LinkedIn.

No Triangle-area marketing or program events in April (or not yet posted):

Please send event info or corrections to patrick at insidetrianglecomms.comOur LinkedIn group is Triangle PR and Marketing Professionals. 

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