The Changing Media Landscape Kicks Off Series

(FLINT, MICH)  The Flint & Genesee Chamber of Commerce has joined forces with MLive Media Group to present the Introduction to Online Marketing seminar series.  The first seminar in the series, The Changing Media Landscape takes place on Wednesday, April 24 from 12 Noon to 1:00 p.m. at the MLive Media Group offices at 540 S. Saginaw Street in downtown Flint.

The series is designed to help business owners and professionals gain the knowledge and tools they need to compete and stand out in the realm of online marketing.  The Changing Media Landscape will address the changes in media and how businesses can effectively adapt their marketing strategy across the new digital platforms.

According to Rhetta Hunyady, Vice President of Education and Training for the Chamber businesses looking to maximize their presence online should consider participating in the seminar series.

“Online marketing is how marketing is done today,” said Hunyady.  “The Chamber and MLive want to help area businesses leverage the power of the internet to enhance their success.  That’s why this series of seminars is important for businesses looking to increase their visibility in 2013.”

In addition to the April 24 seminar the following seminars will be offered throughout the year:

  • May 22: How to Use Social Media to Communicate with Customers and Grow Your Business While Managing your Online Reputation
  • September 25: Online Visibility Check Up:  Getting Found by Search Engines (Part 1)
  • October 23Online Visibility Check Up:  Grading your Website’s Online Effectiveness      (Part 2)
  • November 20Building Brand Awareness Online

There is no charge to attend the seminars and lunch is included.  To reserve your place at the seminar contact the Chamber at (810) 600-1404 or visit

About the Flint & Genesee Chamber of Commerce

The Flint & Genesee Chamber of Commerce ( is one of the Top 10 largest chambers in Michigan.  We are the voice of business and community advocacy in Flint & Genesee. The Chamber is over 100 years old, was established before the Michigan Chamber of Commerce and is a founding member of the United States Chamber of Commerce.

Two words describe the Chamber as it enters its second century of service: collaboration and partnership. It is our goal to work with government, business, education, nonprofit organizations and consumers to support the growth and development of the community economically, culturally and socially.