Marketing SIG Video Marketing: Getting More Value Without Breaking The Bank



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    Video Marketing: Getting More Value Without Breaking The Bank

    Date; Monday, December 10th
    Location: EMC, 2831 Mission College Blvd. Santa, Clara

    We have been hearing about using video as an effective marketing tactic, butwhat are the ways that it can be done without driving your marketing budget through the roof? Will it attract viewers to your website? Will it make your site stickier? What is the relative value of posting your video on YouTube vs. your own web site? How can you use video with Facebook and Twitter to enhance your marketing?

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    The presentation will include ways that video can be used for marketing activities like:

    • Building rapport with potential customers
    • Customer References (testimonials)
    • Corporate Image
    • Training and Support
    • Internal Communications
    • Advertising and Marketing
    • PR and Community Relations
    • Events

    Join Videographer Judy Blair (KeepsakePix) and Voice Actor Dana Marks (Dana Marks Voice) for this entertaining and informative presentation that will give you several action items to carry away from the meeting, and find out how you can include professional quality video in your marketing mix for a smaller investment than you think.

    About the Speakers:

    Dana Marks, Voice Actor, Dana Marks Voice

    Dana Marks has been a Silicon Valley marketing executive for over 20 years. Prior to his marketing extensive work, he wrote part of the operating systems that helped IBM mainframes dominate the high-end computer market. Dana later served a number of start-ups in roles of marketing and influencer-relations. His work included preparing and delivering numerous speeches and presentations to large and small audiences on technical and marketing topics. Over the course of his career, Dana has launched more than 30 products.

    After years of hearing “You've got a GREAT voice!” Dana decided to embark in a new career direction as a voice actor. Through voice and technical training, he’s been able to master the techniques and strategies necessary for success in this very competitive field. Dana’s clients include companies in the technology industry, and he has become one of the ‘voices of the City of Cupertino’, recording public service announcements and bumpers for radio and television.

    Judy Blair, Videographer, KeepsakePix

    Judy Blair has spent over 20 years as an Instructional Systems Developer in Washington, D.C. She was responsible for millions of dollars of national training

    projects as well as her agency’s Computer Training Center. Her training projects were all learner-centered, and job-simulation-based and ranged from classroom instruction to distance-learning to Computer-Based Training (CBT). After retiring from the Federal Government she started KeepsakePix in 2005. In 2008 she returned to her native California where she re-created KeepsakePix.

    She is a mobile videographer and produces business videos for YouTube, working with her clients developing strategies to make their videos enhance their businesses. She also produces family legacy movies to help families preserve and share their memories for future generations.

    Thanks to our sponsors Moss Adams LLP ,Nixon Peabody, and Technology Credit Union for their generous support and EMC for being the facilities host and food sponsor.

    REMINDERIf you are not a current SVForum Member, admission will cost $20. Or become a member for $145 and we'll waive $20 admission. Membership allows you FREE entry into ALL SIG meetings and discounts for other SVForum events. Join at

    N.B.. Since guests need an escort to room, please be patience if you arrive after the meeting begins. Thank you.

    Location: EMC in Santa Clara

    6:30 - 7:00 p.m. Registration / Networking / Refreshments
    7:00 - 7:15 p.m. Announcements and Introductions
    7:15 - 8:30 p.m. Presentation and Discussion
    8:30 - 8:45 p.m. Wrap-up / Networking

    $20 at the door for non-SVForum members
    No charge for SVForum members

    Due to a change, security now requires all to pre-register. Please register on the SVForum Marketing SIG Meetup Page. Thank you!

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