Free Business Seminar: Reaching More Local Customers in a Digital World

Posted on May 24, 2012 By

The Lakewood Development Corporation, the administrative arm of the Urban Enterprise Zone (UEZ), is offering the public a free business seminar sponsored by Ocean Happening, Ocean County’s digital lifestyle magazine, “Reaching More Local Customers in a Digital World,”  Friday, June 8, 2012, from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. in Conference Room C, the Lakewood Municipal Building, 231 Third Street,Lakewood.

Many different tools are available in digital marketing, such as banner advertising, search engine optimization, social media, digital content, email marketing, and more.  Which tools are best for your business?  If you are looking to promote your business locally, effectively and efficiently, then a digital marketing campaign is what you need to get the word out about your business in Ocean County.

This seminar will go over the latest facts and figures, proving that digital advertising is better for your business than traditional advertising. Steven Lerner, editor of Ocean Happening, a digital lifestyle magazine for Ocean County, will go over some tips and tricks, some of which are FREE, that you can use immediately for your digital marketing campaigns.  A question and answer period will follow.

Register online at by clicking “Free Business Workshops.” To find out about UEZ programs and seminars, call Patricia Komsa at 732-364-2500 x5257 or All businesses are welcome whether or not they are participating in a UEZ program.  Walk-ins are welcome.

About the UEZ:  The Urban Enterprise Zone program fosters economic growth, and job creation and retention.  As part of that mission, the UEZ offers educational workshops for the professional development of business owners and operators. More than 8,000 businesses throughout the state and more than 500 businesses inLakewood benefit from tax and financial incentives. Personnel from the Lakewood UEZ are available to discuss program eligibility and answer questions.