Networking Breakfast to focus on LinkedIn

October 4, 2013

It’s “All About Connections” with this free business networking breakfast on Wednesday, Oct. 16, geared toward women business owners and entrepreneurs. The breakfast will be held from 7:45 to 9 a.m. at the Southwest Technology Center, 711 West Tamarack Road in Altus. Registration is requested and may be made online at
The quarterly Business Connections breakfast allows entrepreneurs to network, market their businesses, obtain resources and learn from other business owners about the challenges and rewards of business ownership. Attendees are also encouraged to bring their business cards.

This session of Business Connections will focus on using the social media platform LinkedIn for your small business. LinkedIn is an important social networking tool that allows you to search for providers of professional services and products, network with business contacts and get recommendations from customers and colleagues. Come learn the basics of LinkedIn and how to integrate this social media into your marketing plan to grow your business!

Event presenter is Cody Holt from Great Plains Technology Center in Lawton. Event sponsor is Shamrock Bank of Altus, and breakfast is provided by Whataburger. Business Connections partners include Southwest Technology Center, Altus Area Chamber of Commerce, Main Street Altus, OkSBDC, and REI Women’s Business Center, funded in part by the U. S. Small Business Administration.
For more information, contact Tara Hull at 800-658-2823. Also visit or for more upcoming workshops and networking opportunities.