Local Entrepreneur to Speak on Reputation Management at Women’s Network of Collier County

The founder and CEO of social media marketing company MARKIT Group will speak at Shula's Steak House on Tues., Mar. 12 about online reputation management. The engagement is hosted by the Women's Network of Collier County, a local women's business networking organization.

Online PR News – 12-March-2013 – Naples, Florida – Nannette Staropoli, Founder, CEO and Chief Social Media Strategist of MARKIT Group, a Bonita Springs-based marketing firm, will speak at Shula’s Steak House in Naples, Fla. on Tues., Mar. 12 from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. on the subjects of protecting business owners’ digital brands, and on their online reputation management. Attendees to the speaking engagement will learn how to manage their online profile and understand how to create a program to leverage their digital reputation. The engagement is being held by the Women’s Network of Collier County, a local women’s business networking organization.

A native of Pittsburgh with 20 years of experience in a multitude of professional environments, Staropoli is considered a leader in brand development and marketing strategies, and has spent the past several years becoming an expert in social media marketing and all of the myriad new techniques and methods that come with it. “I’m looking forward to talking to other Southwest Florida business owners about how to best enter this sometime scary and overwhelming brave new world of social media marketing,” she said. “Helping newbies to this area of marketing get their feet wet, and seeing their reactions when they realize just how beneficial understanding this type of marketing and branding can be, is very fulfilling.”

Reservations to attend are preferred, and can be made at www.wnocc.org. Interested parties can address questions directly to Nannette Staropoli at (239) 676-9756.

MARKIT Group, is a full-service traditional and digital marketing and public relations firm with an emphasis on social media, reputation management and monitoring, as well as brand management. MARKIT is headquartered in Bonita Springs, Fla., with offices in New York, Pittsburgh and Charleston, S.C. www.markit-group.com

The Women’s Network of Collier County is a business organization formed to provide a networking system for women to work together professionally in the Collier County Area. Members pledge to support one another by promoting members’ businesses. The Board of Directors volunteers its time and talents to improve the quality of the Networking System. www.wnocc.org