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“Pinterest for Business: A ‘shiny new object’ or a worthwhile marketing tool?” to be Presented at November WNET Meeting

Is Pinterest the next “shiny new object” vying for a small business owners’ marketing attention? What makes Pinterest worth consideration in the already over-saturated landscape of digital marketing choices? What types of businesses can best use Pinterest to drive business, customers and traffic to their website?

Janelle Fields of JFields Marketing will introduce the who, what, why and a few how’s of Pinterest for Business, at the next Women’s Network for Entrepreneurial Training’s monthly breakfast meeting, November 7 at 8 a.m. at the SUNY Oswego Phoenix Center in the Oswego County Industrial Park, Phoenix (exit 14, State Route 481).

Janelle Fields
Janelle Fields

There are many ways a small business owner can use Pinterest to help draw customers and interest in their products and services.

Learn what they are and if Pinterest is an online marketing tool you want to get involved in. You will learn who is on Pinterest, why Pinterest matters, what you can do with Pinterest and how you can pin images or add a Pinterest icon to your website. Join us for this informative presentation and come prepared with your questions. We’ll look at Pinterest live and may even review attendee Pinterest accounts if requested.

Fields is owner and president of JFIelds Marketing, a small business marketing and advertising company based in Syracuse.

She and a team of collaborators, advise businesses and organizations how to create, develop and spread their core message to help them sell more of what they are in business to sell. She founded JFields Marketing in 2008. She helps business owners and organizations tell the story of their business so they can engage new customers, create authentic community and grow.

Fields has been a featured speaker for business groups such as WomenTIES, WNET and CNY Connects, presenting on topics related to the new rules of marketing, interactive and social media marketing, and personal branding.

Through networking, presentations and information sharing, WNET provides professional development and personal growth for women business owners.

The cost for each seminar is $12 for members and $15 for non-members.

The WNET annual (September 2013 – August 2014) membership cost is $25. Each seminar includes a light breakfast.

WNET is supported locally by Operation Oswego County, SUNY Oswego Phoenix Center, NBT Bank, BeautiControl, By Detail and The Greater Oswego-Fulton Chamber of Commerce.

Pre-registration is required for each seminar, and may be made by calling Operation Oswego County, weekdays, at 315-343-1545, or via e-mail [email protected]

Payments may also be made via Credit Card on our website.

For more information about WNET, visit http://www.oswegocounty.org/WNET/index.html. Follow us on Facebook, https://www.facebook.com/WomensNetworkforEntrepreneurialTraining