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Last chance to enroll in marketing class

By Marcy Mitchell

Special to The SUN

The deadline to register for the Marketing for Smarties Class is Sept. 28.

There is limited seating, so contact Lynn Asano at Asano_l@fortlewis.edu if you are interested in attending.

A limited number of scholarships are available on a first-come, first-served basis.

Marketing for Smarties is a unique business course that empowers entrepreneurs to become marketing thinkers and doers. Offered by the Small Business Development Center of Fort Lewis College, the program starts Oct. 3 at the Pagosa Springs Chamber of Commerce and runs from 6 to 9 p.m. The second and third classes will be held on Oct. 24 and Nov. 14. This will be the last chance to attend the class in Pagosa Springs in 2012.

Marketing, especially in today’s ever-changing digital environment, is critical to a business owner’s success. Are you keeping up or falling behind? The Marketing for Smarties Challenge helps local business owners learn about their unique positioning, current marketing tactics such as social media and how to track their marketing effectiveness. Increase your chances of success by signing up for the field-tested and proven marketing process — Marketing for Smarties Challenge.

This latest Smarties program has sponsorship from the Pagosa Springs Chamber of Commerce, Pagosa Springs Community Development Corporation, San Juan Enterprise Center and Region 9.

The fee for the course, including book and all materials, is $149. Step up to the challenge.

Space is limited.

Register online or contact the Small Business Development Center at 247-7009 or Asano_l@fortlewis.edu

This story was posted on September 26, 2012.