Regional Expo Features Six Free Business Seminars

Posted on June 22, 2012 By

The fourth annual Lakewood Regional Business & Networking Event, Thursday, July 12, 2012, is featuring six free business seminars throughout the day at Lake Terrace Hall, Lakewood Industrial Park, 1690 Oak   Street, in addition to an exhibition hall packed with the exhibits of regional businesses.  No preregistration necessary.  Seminars include:

12:15–12:45  p.m.: Sherry Rose, Marketing Specialist for NJIT, “Government 101: Doing Business with the Federal Government”

 1:00–1:30  p.m.:    Darcie King, E Video Productions, “Shoot 4 Success,” Practical uses of video for marketing your business

1:45–2:15  p.m.:     Brian Solwick, Wealth Preservation Strategies of N.J., “A Simple and Free Way to Increase Profits and Build Employee Loyalty.”

2:30–3:00  p.m.:     Robert Gold of Gold Mobile, “Mobile and Social Commerce.”

3:15–3:45  p.m.:      Michael Redpath, Redpath and Associates LLC, “Organizing for Downtown Success.”

4:00-4:30  p.m.       Cara Marcano, Reporte Hispano, “The Hispanic Market: Grow Your Business in the Hispanic Market in N.J.”        

Last year hundreds of people attended the Lakewood Regional Business Expo from noon to 4:30 p.m., enjoying  prizes, screenings, special offers, give-a-ways and free business seminars, hosted by The Lakewood Development Corporation, Lakewood’s UEZ program, and the Lakewood Industrial Commission.  Admission and ample parking are free.

Some exhibition space is still available beginning at $175.00. Contact Anita Doyle,

Lakewood Industrial Commission, 732-364-2500 Ext. 5395, to become an exhibitor. For more information, visit

Patricia Komsa, executive director of the Lakewood Development, says, “Attending seminars is a great opportunity to keep abreast of information that can benefit you or your business. Exhibiting is an opportunity to showcase the goods and services you offer. And the price is reasonable.”

The Expo sponsors to date are the BlueClaws, The Beach, E-Video Productions, Greater Media Newspapers, Greater Media Radio Stations (The WRAT, 95.9 and Magic 100.1), jakpak, Jersey Shore Business Leaders, the Monmouth Ocean Development Council, Pizza Plus,The Lakewood Shopper, TechKeys, and The Voice in cooperation with the Brick, Jackson and Lakewood chambers of commerce.