Friday, April 02, 2010

Mark Your Calendars: Spring Networking Events in the Philadelphia Area

Here are some great networking and business development events for Philadelphia-area readers of ThePRLawyer to attend this spring:

Gina Rubel will present a program titled “Leveraging Social Media in PR – An Integrated Approach to Contemporary Communications” for the Legal Marketing Association Metropolitan Philadelphia Chapter on April 15, 2010 at Table 31 Conference Center in Philadelphia.

On April 19, 2010 Gina Rubel will present as CLE faculty on “Internet Law Updates” for the Pennsylvania Bar Institute.

Be a Business Stand Out With The Right People, The Right Way – Online and With the Media: free tele-class hosted by Nancy Fox (a.k.a. The Business Fox) on Tuesday, April 20, 2010 from 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. EST featuring Gina Rubel. Contact Carolyn at The Business Fox for more info.

The Philadelphia Bar Association will be offering a lunch program on “How and When to Share Your Opinion with the Press – Submitting Editorial Pages” on April 22, 2010. Gina Rubel will moderate the program and featured guests include: Bernard Dagenais, Editor of the Philadelphia Business Journal; Hank Grezlak, Associate Publisher and Editor-in-Chief of The Legal Intelligencer; Lisa Hostein, Executive Editor of the Jewish Exponent; Idelle Howitt, Managing Editor of Metropolitan Corporate Counsel; Guy Petroziello, Editorial Page Editor of the Bucks County Courier Times; Irv Randolph, Managing Editor of The Philadelphia Tribune.

The Pennsylvania Bar Institute will be hosting an Environmental Law Forum on April 22, 2010 where Laura Powers will address the use of social media and social networking tools by lawyers. She will explore various forms of social media such as LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook and blogs as well as address ways that social media can be used effectively – and ethically – by lawyers in marketing their practice.

Network Now of Bucks County, Pa., has launched “Career Connection,” a series of programs and networking opportunities to help women at all stages of career development, especially those entering or re-entering the workforce and in career transition. Gina Rubel will present “Managing Your Online Image: How and When To Use Social Media Professionally” at the Doylestown Health & Wellness Center on Thursday, April 29 from 9 a.m. – 11 a.m.

The Bucks County Bar Association will host CLE program “Distinguishing Yourself in the Practice of Law Through Everyday Public Relations” on May 4, 2010 from 4 p.m. – 5 p.m. During the event, Gina Rubel will address the topic of how legal professions can utilize every day public relations to maintain a competitive edge.

On May 5, 2010, Gina Rubel will serve as a keynote speaker at The Lower Bucks Chamber of Commerce’s Social Media for Strategic Public Relations to Grow Your Business Seminar. The event will be held at the Chamber building in Fairless Hills from 12 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.

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