South Florida Based Entreprenuers and Business Owners Gain the Competative Edge at VSN Media and Google’s Get Your Business Online™ Co-Hosted Reception and Forum

“The world is changing very fast. Big will not beat small anymore. It will be the fast beating the slow.” – Rupert Murdoch

Submitted by Cristiane Roget, Sr. Correspondent, AdAvenueGroup/Forbes France

Los Angeles, CA, USA – Google’s™ GYBO Nationwide sales initiative partnered with VSN Media, a division of VSN (pronounced ‘vision’) Network™ on April 9th in Ft Lauderdale, Florida. Google Brand Ambassadors are joining with regional marketing firms and content producers to provide start-up and growing business owners with a professional “face time” forum that informs them of the tools they may avail themselves upon from Google™ and companies like VSN Media™.

Both entertaining and educational, the GYOB co-branded receptions are cropping up from San Francisco to Ft Lauderdale and beyond. According to co-host Michel Thomas, a recent transplant from Paris, France and CEO of VSNMedia, the producer of original digital content and online broadcasts, confirms: “…More than 150 guests and entrepreneurs from Art Gallerists, to Bail Bondsmen to Celebrity Caterers were in attendance. Events like this represent a unique opportunity for small businesses and entrepreneurs to connect, talk about their goals and discover ways to work smart and less hard.”

The Google – VSN Media Reception unspooled on Tuesday, April 9th at the prestigious Tower Club and served an enthusiastic group of professionals who are navigating the unyielding world of marketing, branding and its many challenges. Guests were presented with a wheelhouse of user friendly, manageable online and traditional promotional tools. Insights were shared that aid in increasing market share, extending brand visibility, identifying and speaking directly to the prospective customer or client with overall growth as the end goal.

Sixcia Devine, one of Google’s GYBO 15 national presenters made a scintillating presentation of Google’s marketing solutions in front of VSN’s highly attentive audience. Michel Thomas and his team engaged guests encouraging them to describe their business strategy and goals but more importantly: he stressed the importance of ‘Telling their story’. In other words: camera, lights, action!

VSNMedia’s expertise lies in producing original content for emerging and established brands and businesses, especially in the Beauty, Fragrance, Sustainable Fashion and Medical Device arenas. Their campaigns are tailored to address client’s objectives’ by combining, integrating and activating targeted social media and press positioned on a full spectrum of digital platforms. They also leverage participation in world-class events and person to person engagement from local to global leaders for their clients. VSN supports some of Google marketing tools such as: Ad Sense, YouTube, Google My Business and Pay Per Click.

The event culminated in 60 second elevator pitches featuring more than 15 entrepreneurs. Filmed by VSN Media, the video clips will be presented to Google for consideration as part of their Get Your Business Online (GYBO) national reach campaign.

Michel Thomas stated: “…Nowadays, combining the power of online marketing with more traditional digital content and press is the ONLY path to success for small businesses. While word-of-mouth is a powerful force of nature, we at VSN Media give our client’s message a mega boost. All published content is permanent digital real estate and it lives on forever. We provide the stage to tell the clients unique story to their designated audience.”

When asked what was up next for the sartorial savvy Frenchman, he replied his organization has partnered with SwimTheGlobe PR for SWIM WEEK – Miami, July 13-18. Also joining as media partners is the Paris and Houston based news syndicator AdAvenueGroup, Elodie Zmirou, proprietor of the stellar Sky Deck Miami, Kacie Schweikhardt’s California based Pure Lorraine sustainable fashion representation, Natasha St. Cyr – Social Media Brand Ambassador for Volcanic Vodka with additional collaborators to be announced. They ad hoc group is producing an authentic, French themed homage to eco-friendly fashion and an Beauty Lounge ( featuring pure and natural products such as NaykedBotanicals™ and Verde™ represented by Kimona Ryan. Celebrating the 30th iteration of SWIM WEEK-Miami, participation opportunities are available.

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Cristiane Roget
Sr. Correspondent
AD Avenue Group

Michel Thomas
President – CEO
VSN Media, A division of VSN Network

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