#SMByyc63 – Apr.24, 2015: Confessions of an Ex-Community Manager


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Social Media Breakfast Calgary #63

8:30 am – 10:30 am, Friday, April 24, 2015
ARCHE Loft | Endeavor Arts

Calgary Social Media Breakfast (SMByyc) is pleased to announce the April 2015 Topic:  Confessions of an Ex-Community Manager

Wendy Peters will take you through her successes, challenges and learnings while building the Yelp community in Calgary. In particular, this presentation will focus on answering the following:

  • What is the difference between a community manager and a social media manager?
  • What are some common challenges for today’s community manager and how do you overcome them?
  • How do you integrate online and offline communities?
  • Where is the line between the community you manage and your personal life?
  • How do you measure tangible growth or success in terms of community management?
  • What are some tips and best practices for building an active and engaged community?


If you are not able to attend, follow and join in on the discussion @SMByyc via #SMByyc63.

About the Event

When:          Friday, April 24th, 8:30 to 10:30 a.m.
*presentation will begin at 9:05 am.

Where:         ARCHEloft | Endeavor Arts
#200, 1209 – 1st Street S.W., Calgary AB, T2R 0V3

Map:             GoogleMaps

Cost:            There is no fee to attend a Social Media Breakfast.

Parking:       Street parking is free until 9am

To give you the opportunity to pay for street parking, presentation will begin at 9:05 am.

*will provide more detailed info re parking closer to event



Wendy Peters
Wendy Peters has been an active member of the social media community in Calgary since its fledgling days in 2008. In fact, she credits her early involvement on Twitter to her previous role with Yelp Calgary. Wendy built the Yelp community in Calgary from the ground up from 2010-2013.

Wendy is also an avid explorer, traveler, volunteer and lover of delicious food and drink. She spent most of 2014 exploring 14 countries across 5 continents and has returned home to Calgary to start her own endeavour called Spirit of the Wench. It is the only Canadian-centric spirits and cocktails guide sharing tips and insight from hospitality professionals, teaching cocktail classes and highlighting trends, products and events across the country.

Twitter:        @Wendy  |  @spiritofwench
Facebook:    Facebook.com/SpiritOfTheWench

Instagram:   @Spiritofwench
http://atwendy.co/  |  http://spiritofthewench.com/
Email:          wjpeters@gmail.com



Venue Sponsor:  ARCHE Loft | Endeavor Arts & Event Space

ARCHEloft is a clean makerspace & Canada’s First Wearables Lab with an in-house popup cafe. You can see and learn directly from local makers and field experts on 3D printing, wearable technology, R&D on custom motorbikes for women, leather and textiles, photography, art & design and cocktails.

Maria Elena Hoover, Managing Director  |  Business/Chief Encouragement Officer

Twitter:        @ARCHEloft  |  @endeavorarts

Facebook:    Facebook.com/endeavorarts

Website:       http://www.ARCHEloft.com/

Email:          maria@makefashion.ca

Phone:         (403) 532-7800



Breakfast Sponsor:  Social Summit

The Social Summit is Calgary’s ultimate social media, marketing and PR workshop series for business and non-profits. Lead by Kelly Doody (Daily Ink Media & PR) and Mike Morrison (Mike’s Bloggity Blog), it’s packed with helpful learning sessions and panels featuring insightful industry leaders! The Secrets to Business Superstardom takes place on April 28th, and then the Social Summit will return in November with three new workshops!

Michael Morrison, Co-Creator
Kelly Doody, Co-Creator

Twitter:        @SocialSummitCA

Facebook:    Facebook.com/TheSocialSummitCA

Website:       http://www.thesocialsummit.ca/

Contact:       mike@thesocialsummit.ca