Category: Events

I’m teaching “Creating Your Online Presence” at Pacific New Media, June 11th

Is your small business online? According to Google, 97% of consumers use the web to search for local businesses. If your customers are there, you should be too.   Having a strong online presence is crucial, no matter the size or industry that you work in, but where to start?  There are three components to creating your online presence: Website SEO (Seach Engine Optimization) Social Media In my upcoming class at Pacific New Media, I’ll show you how to effectively create these three

Introduction to Social Media – Pacific New Media


Spend 3 hours with me and Social Media Club Hawaii President, Amanda Tompkins, as we share all our secrets in this introductory class, designed to give you an overall understanding of the platforms,  how-to post, what it really means when someone “likes” you, and lots of and lots of social media tips. Maybe you’re just starting out, are curious whether social media is right for your business, or are completely lost when someone says “hashtag,” then get ready for case-study examples

Aerial Silk Performance

Come watch me perform on the silks, during an advanced student showcase, as I say goodbye to my awesome teacher, Heather Booth. Saturday, September 12th, at 6pm will be the culmination of my training with Heather, as she and her family are relocating to Maui in mid-September. Still & Moving Dance Center, 1024 Queen Street (between Kamake’e and Ward, across from Office Depot). There’s a strong possibility I’ll be live-streaming the performance on Periscope. Follow me on Twitter to see the link (the night

Join Us for Social Media Day 2015 Hawaii

Social Media Day 2015 Hawaii

Mashable launched Social Media Day in 2010 as a way to recognize and celebrate social media’s impact on global communication. While every day is essentially Social Media Day, June 30th, 2015 marks the sixth-annual official global celebration Social Media Club Hawaii has participated since Year One. June 30th, 6-8pm   1144 Bethel Street   Free Pupu | Happy Hour | Snapchat Don’t know what Snapchat is? Not to worry. We’ll help break you in, and answer all those questions you

Falling Up: Aerial Circus Kaka’ako

Jessica serving aerial champagne

… was a wild success! Over 125 people watched burlesque, aerial silk, trapeze, lyra, and acrobats fly around Kakaako Agora, all benefiting the Oahu Fringe Festival. Not yet certain how much we raised, but it was a never seen before in Kaka’ako event and it was awesome. Aerial silk | Trapeze | Lyra | Acrobats | Food | Silent Auction FROLIC HAWAII photo gallery: TOM QUACH photo gallery Benefiting the Oahu Fringe Festival, this modern circus featured aerialists, acrobats and

Talking Social Media with the Society for Marketing Professional Services

Shelley Simpson & Amanda Thompkins presenting at the Lunch & Learn for SMPS, Nov 19, 2014

Fellow #SMCHI board member, Amanda Thompkins and I were asked to present about Social Media Marketing 101 and Inbound Content Marketing during the “Lunch & Learn,” for the Hawaii Chapter of the Society for Marketing Professional Services, a local professional association with membership comprised of the architecture, engineering, and construction (A/E/C) industry folks.

Social Media 101 with EWI Honolulu

The Honolulu Chapter of Executive Women International (EWI Honolulu) graciously asked me and fellow Social Media Club Hawaii Board Members Amanda Thompkins and Liberty Peralta to present “Social Media 101,” to association members at their monthly meeting. We had more fun than I think you’re supposed to at such things! Determined to make it not boring, we feed those women execs so many tips, tactics and inside info that if we’re not careful, we might be giving away all our

SMCHI-The 2₵ Event: Get Your 2 Cents From Our Social Media Pros

It’s our first ever 2-Cent Event. Borrowing from Lemonade Alley and their 5-Cent Event, we’re offering an evening of social media, marketing, business and entrepreneur experts from around Honolulu, ready to answer YOUR questions and give you advice on your most baffling digital marketing and social media challenges. Own a small business and can’t comprehend SEO? Confused about Facebook Business Pages? Too busy with business to do social media and want to hire a professional? Social Media Club of Hawaii has

« Older Entries