Presentation on theme: "Your link to local business Jessica Efta Local Engagement Manager, Northwest Area US Partner Strategies & Programs."— Presentation transcript:
Your link to local business Jessica Efta Local Engagement Manager, Northwest Area US Partner Strategies & Programs
Helping you reach customers…locally Targeted marketing content Local Relationships Event support/ funding/ giveaways Newsletter articles Web syndications Alliance Partners You Local Business Community Organizations Local Engagement Team Chamber of Commerce www.mslocalpartner.com LET – Helping SMB partners grow their businesses, through local partnerships & marketing campaigns
Nine SMB campaigns to choose from. Solutions-focused message Easily customized for your needs Several marketing templates for each theme (email, postcard, event signage, etc) LET - Campaign Themes
Resources To Enhance Your Events Giveaways for your local events helps drive attendance!
Web Tool Available to Partners The LET Web Widget is a valuable Web tool designed to give Microsoft partners fresh content that drives the customer buying cycle Geared towards the SMB market and their business challenges, available to your customers and prospects VIA YOUR WEBSITE! Easy to get started! Contact your Microsoft Local BDM to get the source code to put on your website Fresh, Rolling Content Valuable Links Targeted Themes Designed to further your prospects / customers through the sales cycle Marketing Start-ups, Current Economy, Mobility, Advertising and Branding, Online Marketing LET Web Widget
Newsletter Builder – Brand New LET Newsletter www.mslocalpartner.com www.letnewsletterbuilder.com Reach customers with a professional customize-able newsletter Reach customers with a professional customize-able newsletter Easy to use Easy to use Include: your logo, personal customer message, and more… Include: your logo, personal customer message, and more… Select from over 50 Small Business focused articles to share Select from over 50 Small Business focused articles to share FREE FREE Try it and you may win a Netbook! Try it and you may win a Netbook!
Connect with over 4,000 leaders in the small business community through FREE educational and networking events at the largest SB event of the year! May 15-21 Walk away with new contacts, best practices and innovative ideas that you can put into action for your business. Recommended tracks: – Flavors of San Francisco @ Metreon: May 17 th 6-8:30 – Small Business Conference @ SF State University campus: May 19 th 9-3:00 – SB Expo @ AT&T Park: May 20 th 5:30-8:30 More info at www.sfsmallbusinessweek.comwww.sfsmallbusinessweek.com
Special Invitation to Small Business Appreciation Luncheon Come downstairs for your lunch break from the Small Business Conference May 19 th for a complimentary lunch, time to network, and to hear from Microsoft employees and Partners on how Microsoft supports Small Business. Exclusive to Microsoft Partners, plus ONE customer guest of their choosing – Date: May 19, 2010 – Time: 12:20 – 1:30 (in between workshops) – Location: Microsoft offices (835 Market St, 7 th Floor) First 20 Partners to sign up receive a Microsoft shirt! Register today! http://www.clicktoattend.com/?id=148475 Event Code: 148475http://www.clicktoattend.com/?id=148475 Contact Jesmi@microsoft.com for more infoJesmi@microsoft.com