Marketing 101 – a Crash Course
Peoria’s Economic Development Services Department is hosting
a free small-business seminar from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. on Wednesday August
Karen Taylor, President of New Destiny Marketing, will lead
this hands-on workshop to help you learn techniques from different areas of
marketing and how to put them to use to grow your business.
Topics include: How to promote your business, social media,
press releases, developing press contacts, targeting the "low hanging fruit”
for the fastest sales turnaround, retaining your clients, and how to develop
Karen started her career at CBS Television, New York and held positions
including Audience Research Manager and Account Executive at WCAU-TV,
Philadelphia. She additionally worked for CBS Records, CBS Publishing, and as
an Associate Pastor at Vineyard Church North Phoenix overseeing community
outreach. As a co-owner, Karen helped grow Emmy-award winning SMASH Advertising
Inc. She was later named VP/Director of Sales. Karen has learned all aspects of
business including budgeting, operations, marketing, and sales. Clients
included high-level executives at CBS, NBC, Turner Broadcasting, and Buena
Vista Television. She later founded New Destiny Marketing, LLC in Phoenix to
provide experienced sales and marketing services including social media
blogging to small business owners. New Destiny Marketing, LLC’s mission is to
only represent high quality products and services that operate with integrity.
Karen strongly believes in giving back to the community and is a requested
speaker.Added Bonus! Steve Henry, radio talk show host and author of the "The
Playbook for Small Businesses" is donating a free copy of his bestselling
book to everyone who RSVP's to attend this class through Debbie Pearson and
Peoria's Economic Development Services Department.
The mission of City of Peoria’s Small Business Program is: Identify and utilize
business connections and partnerships that will maximize opportunities for
small businesses to start and flourish.
The seminar will be held in the Point of View conference room located at: 9875
N. 85th Ave.
For more information and to register, please call Debbie
Pearson at 623-773-5210 or e-mail