Social Saskatoon will forever transform the way you market your business.
Featuring a stellar line-up of how-to talks and hands-on workshops covering the most timely social media and digital marketing tactics, insights and ideas you need to take your business to incredible new heights in 2019 and beyond.
INDUSTRY EXPERTS AT YOUR DOOR
Saskatchewan’s largest, most hands-on and up-to-speed social and digital marketing conference.
ESSENTIAL MODERN MARKETING
Learn today’s most tactical skills to grow your brand and expand your business.
TOP STRATEGIES, TIMELY TOOLS
Immediately implementable sales and marketing learns and road-tested case studies to keep you moving forward.
*Phase 1 denotes early-bird ticket pricing, Phase 2 is regular pricing and Phase 3 are the last remaining tickets, but rest assured that what you’re getting at each phase is the same. Buy early to save some cash and your seat!
BE INSPIRED BY THE POWER OF MODERN MARKETING
Custom-built for today's savvy business owner, entrepreneur and marketing professional, Social School Saskatoon will change the way you see the world, and the way the world sees your business.
Presenting the lineup of leaders, doers and disruptors set to grace the Social Saskatoon stage, each of them having built entrepreneurial empires, amassed awe-inspiring followings and skilled their way to modern marketing success.
Ashlyn George – Founder, The Lost Girl’s Guide to Finding the World
Ashlyn George, supposed-to-be high school teacher turned world travel aficionado, has spent the last 7 years exploring more than 55 countries across 7 continents, and documenting it through her Lost Girl’s Guide blog and social channels. In 2015, Ashlyn was the official travel blogger for the province of Saskatchewan, documenting the unique stories of the people, businesses and destinations in her own backyard at saskatchewanderer.ca.
Katrina German – Founder, KatrinaGerman.com
Katrina German is an award-winning entrepreneur specializing in communications, technology and digital strategy. She is a seasoned executive, leader and strategist who has reached millions of people through digital storytelling and online media while wearing many hats – from CEO, fundraiser and digital strategist, to community manager, writer, television producer and host, video editor, speaker and trainer. Named to CBC’s Future 40 Under 40 and winner of the YWCA Women of Distinction Award for Entrepreneurship and Startup Canada Prairie Award for Innovation, Kristina is a strong believer in measured results, radical creativity and using technology to improve workflow.
David Molesky – Co-Founder and Creative Director, Rock & Bloom
David Molesky is co-founder and Creative Director at Rock & Bloom, where he is the innovative force behind brand identity and design. Rock & Bloom was launched as a full-service design firm, born of the idea that design, innovation and strategy should never take a backseat. David lives these principles—his passion and pioneering nature drive a growth mindset through Rock & Bloom.
Cary Bowman – Co-Founder and President of Good Times, Lucky Bastards Distillers
Cary is the President of Good Times and Cofounder at Lucky Bastard Distillers.Entrepreneur and avid start-up investor with a panache for all things food & drink…especially the drink! When not writing short bio’s, Cary enjoys all things food and drink, family and friends, community and philanthropy.”
Mouneeb Shahid – Founder, 2 Web Design
Mouneeb is at the helm of 2WebDesign.com, an award-winning website design and digital marketing agency, which he founded before the days of social media in 2004. As an experienced digital marketing strategist, he has a passion for helping businesses achieve their goals online. With more than 14 years of experience in designing, developing and managing a team that delivers top-notch web projects, he brings a wealth of information to the teams he leads and the leaders he follows, while working with outstanding clients to make their business goals a reality.
Nykea Behiel – Director of Marketing, Rock & Bloom
Nykea Behiel is Marketing Director at Rock & Bloom. As a brand storyteller and marketer, Nykea specializes in writing, leadership and content creation, always with a focus on creativity. She creates full-scale marketing strategies for businesses across many verticals, and from creative brief through to measurable results, her role requires constant innovation, creativity and business acumen. Nykea has spoken at events locally and internationally. Finding the story in a brand, a movement, a life, is her passion.
Taylor McCallum – Specialist, Business & Economics, Saskatoon Regional Economic Development Authority (SREDA)
Taylor is a data-driven economics junkie, who also enjoys finding creative outlets – something that is generally frowned upon when working with numbers. Email marketing proved to be the perfect marriage of data analysis and creativity, so she taught herself the ins and outs of the industry, and truly believes if she can learn how to maximize ROI with email, then you definitely can too!
Brad Kimball – Founder, Creature Leather
Brad is a creator and maker. His brand, Creature Supply, is commitment to simple design, quality craftsmanship and lifelong functionality. All materials used are ethically sourced and properly crafted. Whether he is building a leather canvas duffel or making a pour over coffee at his new Riversdale taller/coffee shop, it is his passion that is obvious and serves to elevate and inspire his community.
Alisha Esmail – CEO & Founder, Road Coffee
Alisha’s background in international development increased her passion for working with locals overseas and seeing their product receive the proper payment and recognition it deserves. It was meeting farmers and seeing their hard work first hand that turned her passion into action. This evolved into a decision to start a company that would benefit people in under developed countries, while providing a product that is in high demand in the developed world.
Jess Tetu – Owner, Just For You Day Spas, Founder, Lia Reese Canada, Co-founder, Entrepreneur306
Named One of Canada’s Top 40 under 40, Jess is the sole owner of four Just For You Day Spas, Founder & CEO of Lia Reese Canada, Founder of 471 Recovery Resources & Co-founder of Entrepreneur306, Business Consulting & Mentorship.
Donna Vecino – Event Manager, Social School
Donna is passionate about developing communities and support organizations that seek to create a positive societal impact, while creating spaces for people to gather and become cultural change-makers. At Social School, she connects people for purpose, and empowers communities to learn, grow and succeed on all fronts.
Jaimie Love – Marketing & Community Manager, Social School
From Instagram to art direction, digital strategy to world-class online ad campaigns, Jaimie loves nothing more than equipping marketers and business owners alike with the modern social skills they need to succeed. A sought-after lead faculty member at Social School, she teaches a badass barre class to boot.
Kelly Doody – Founder & CEO, Social School
Kelly is a journalist-turned-digital marketing junkie, and is committed to connecting the top marketing trends and tools with the entrepreneurs and innovators who need them most. She rarely stops talking about the knowledge share community that is marketing today, and tears up when she thinks about Social School’s role in it.
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