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July Triangle-RDU Marketing, PR and Advertising Events

June 28, 2011 2 comments

This is summer is filled with opportunities to mix and mingle with marketing and communication colleagues in the Triangle. Here’s what’s on tap for July:

Come to the Fairgrounds

July 4 – 2011 Fourth of July Celebration. North Carolina State Fairgrounds. Activities from 5:30-9:00 p.m. Fireworks begin at 9:45 p.m. Activities include sports challenges, American flags, craft activities, jumbo games, mini-golf, obstacle courses, and mountain bike course. Admission, parking and activities are free of charge. No pets, alcohol or coolers will be allowed.

July 5Triangle Usability Professionals Association (TriUPA). Facebook Product Design. Guest speaker Neel Murarka – Facebook mobile product team. 6:00 – 7:oo p.m. $4 for members $6 for non members. Registration required. N.C. State University, EB3 2201 Centennial Campus, 911 Oval Drive, Raleigh.

July 6 Triangle AMA Tech Marketing SIG. At Syncfusion in Morrisville. 8:00 –  9:00 a.m. Discuss B2B marketing in the high-tech industry. First Wednesday of each month. AMA members only.

July 8Triangle AMA Direct Marketing and Social Media Combined SIG. At Capstrat in Raleigh. 7:30 – 8:30 a.m. The group is for members who want to discuss trends, address challenges and share best practices in Direct Marketing and Social Media. AMA members only.

July 12 Media Leaders Networking Event for Advertising, Marketing and Tech Professionals. Meetup with 100 of your closest friends in marketing, advertising and tech as we all make new connections and discuss the state of the industry. 7:00 – 10:00 p.m. Spy Raleigh. 330 West Davie St. Raleigh. Twitter: @MediaLeaders hashtags: #MediaLeaders #Raleigh

July 13Mix Networking Group. 5:30-7:30 p.m. Networking, drink specials and appetizers. Piola. North Hills East. Twitter: @mixraleigh

July 13AIGA Monthly Town Square. 6:30 – 8:00 p.m. at New Kind Design. 105 Brooks Avenue. Raleigh. Parking under building. Discussion topic TBD. Connect on Facebook. Twitter: @aigaraleigh.

July 15Nomination Deadline: NC Top 100 Privately Owned Companies – Call for applications. Is your company one of the top 100 businesses in North Carolina?  Find out by applying for the 2011 Grant Thornton ranking of the states’ largest privately held companies. To learn more, visit

July 21Triangle AMA Facebook Training Camp for Marketers. Get a solid foundation in Facebook marketing strategies. Featuring Marcus Nelson (@marcusnelson,, Director of Social Media at Sponsored by Triangle AMA. 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Fees $105-$215 Early bird discount available. The Solutions Center. Durham. Registration required. Twitter: @triangleama.

July 26Triangle IABC.  IABC Networking Lunch at Capital City Chop House. Morrisville. Noon. RSVP to Nicole Whiteside. Twitter: @IABCNCTriangle.

July 26Raleigh Public Relations Society. Lunch Meeting. Foster’s American Grille. Cameron Village. 11:45 – 1:00 p.m.. Twitter @RPRS

July 26SEO MeetupDeveloper Grade SEO. This is a technical session aimed at geeks who want real life examples of exactly what to do to make html more inviting to Google and other search engines. 6:30 p.m. Capstrat. Raleigh.

No Event in July (or not yet posted):

Triangle Interactive Marketing Association (TIMA). Twitter: @TIMA_NC

NCPRSA. Twitter: @ncprsa

Function Pink Web Developers Meetup.  Twitter @functionpink

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

Group Name: Triangle PR & Marketing Pros