Contact: Ruwena Healy, CEO
Healy Serves as Panelist for Birmingham Business Alliance Women’s Business Council Networking and Communications Event
CEO’s Talk Centered on Social Media Rewards for Business Marketing
BIRMINGHAM,Ala. – Marketing 24/7 CEO Ruwena Healy, an award-winning marketing professional and leader in social media networking,recently served as a panelist on the Women’s Business Council as part of the Birmingham Business Alliance (BBA) 2013 schedule of events.
Healy’s presentation “Follow Your Audience: Using Social Media To Build Business” focused on the rewards and best practices of staying connected to clients and customers through social networks. The talk was part of an April 26 panel discussion on the importance of communication and networking for modern business success.
The other featured panelists for the BBA Women’s Business Council meeting were Alice Gordon of Alabama Power Co. and Jeff Miller of MotionMobs.The event serves the council’s stated mission of providing both educational and professional support to women in the entire seven-county Birmingham region. The council connects professionals to foster educational, professional development and volunteer efforts.
Marketing 24/7, Inc. is a full-service marketing firm that provides marketing and business development strategies, award-entry consulting, public relations and communications planning and execution.
“Working to be a motivating factor for women in business is a topic I feel extremely passionate about,” said Healy, recipient of honorable mention in the 2013 Enterprising Women of the Year Awards from Enterprising Women magazine.
“It is important for those of us who serve as thought leaders around topics relating to entrepreneurship, business growth, and the opportunities open to women-owned business to share best practices and be a resource in the community,” said Healy, whose work earned her a Gold Stevie Award in the 2012 Stevie Awards for Women In Business and winner in several other competitions.
During the BBA session, Healy explained the reasons why social media is one of the most powerful and affordable ways to promote a product or service in the Digital Age. She also covered the best practices for using social media to spread news about a company while growing an individual’s professional network.
Because Healy has found swift success with her own company, she has gone on to mentor and help others fulfill their dreams of entrepreneurship. Healy regularly contributes to business publications and news websites such as PR News’ Crisis Management Guidebook, al.com, Birmingham Business Journal, and The Birmingham News. Healy maintains a marketing-strategy blog at http://www.mastermarketing247.comand she was named a 1st runner up in the Birmingham Business Journal’s Social Madness competition for social media engagement.
About Marketing 24/7, Inc.
Marketing 24/7 is a full-service marketing firm that provides marketing and business development strategies, award-entry consulting, public relations and communications planning and execution. This year, the firm celebrates its eighth anniversary and has grown to one of Birmingham’s top-ranked PR agencies. It has a diverse client base and has earned a Gold Stevie Award in the American Business Awards and the Stevie Awards for Women In Business, a Bronze Stevie Award for communications and PR campaign of the year, and a Platinum Award from Hermes Creative. For more information, visit http://www.marketing247.net.
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