New Fox Cities Chamber / Google partnership brings big technology resources to local businesses

Fox Cities Chamber “Grow with Google” Training Kicks Off October 4

Grow with Google logo Full Color 1The Fox Cities Chamber has partnered with “Grow with Google,” a national initiative that offers digital tools, resources, and training to help local business adapt, grow and better serve the community.

As part of this partnership, the Chamber is offering members a series of free seminars and webinars that kickoff on Tuesday, October 4. Participants will be joined by Google certified speaker Dave Meyer for an informative double header: “Reach your Customers Online with Google” and “Launch your Business with Customer Focused Marketing.” The event will be from 8 – 10 a.m. at Community First Credit Union and is limited to the first 100 registrants.

The first hour of the October 4 training is Reach Customers Online with Google. Participants will learn how their business can be found online with Google, how Google Search works, and how to improve a website’s visibility with Search Engine Optimization (SEO). The session also introduces products like Google Business Profile, Google Trends, Search Console, Google Ads, and more.

The second hour is entitled Launch Your Business with Customer-Focused Marketing. In this session, participants will learn the benefits of customer-focused marketing and the importance of tailoring efforts to where prospective customers are on the customer journey. Learn why changing up the marketing strategy at different phases of the journey is better for both customers and business.

“By partnering with Google we can help businesses work with, and embrace, digital technology to help them stand out online, reach more customers, and work more efficiently,” said Becky Bartoszek, President & CEO, Fox Cities Chamber. “Training is a huge focus of the program, including both in person and virtual events.”

The October 4th seminar is in person, then it will be followed by a series of Google webinars to help small businesses grow.

dave meyer headshotThe presenter, Dave Meyer, is a Grow with Google speaker with more than 20 years of experience in marketing and communications and has presented digital marketing topics to thousands of people across the U.S. and Canada. Dave’s presentations include more than 300 webinars on topics like SEO, advertising, content marketing, and sales strategy. Dave was named 2016 Entrepreneur of the Year by the TwinWest Chamber of Commerce in Minneapolis, and has been recognized by organizations including the International Association of Business Communicators (IABC), the Association of Builders and Contractors (ABC) and many others as a thought leader in marketing and communications.

Dave has a BA in Journalism and an MBA in Venture Management (Entrepreneurship) from the University of St. Thomas in St. Paul, Minn. Dave’s company, BizzyWeb, helps hundreds of clients Generate Buzz Without Getting Stung!

The October 4th event is free for Fox Cities Chamber members. To register, or for more information, visit Fox Cities Chamber Grow with Google Seminar – Oct 4, 2022 – Fox Cities Chamber of Commerce.

About Fox Cities Chamber of Commerce
The Fox Cities Chamber of Commerce captures the energy of one of Wisconsin’s most dynamic regions and transforms it into innovative programs and services for its business members. The Fox Cities Chamber serves all of the Fox Cities communities within the counties of Outagamie, Calumet and the northern portion of Winnebago. The Fox Cities Chamber plays a leadership role in regional economic development efforts in Northeastern Wisconsin. For more information, visit www.foxcitieschamber.com.