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Ask an Expert Virtual Series helps businesses learn how to enhance their brand during COVID-19


Midhurst/July 17, 2020 – On July 23, business and organizational leaders are invited to join marketing and communications experts to learn ways to market, communicate and engage with their customers and clients while navigating these challenging times as part of the “Ask and Expert" virtual webinar series.

The panel, including Communications Strategist Sandra Kahale, and branding and marketing experts Lara McCulloch and Heather Briggs, will explore what to say, how to say it, along with when and where to really connect with customers, show leadership, and build your brand bravely in times of crisis.

Topics will include:

  • What do customers want and need to know?
  • How can you address customer fears? 
  • What's the “new normal" for marketing your business?​

EVENT:           Ask an Expert: How to Talk to Customers in a Crisis

Where:           Zoom (details for joining the Zoom meeting will be sent in advance)

​When:            July 23, 2020 ~ 3 to 4 p.m.

Register:       Visit https://ask-an-expert-how-to-talk-to-customers-in-a-crisis.eventbrite.ca
                      Participants can submit questions in advance when registering or by
                      emailing edo@simcoe.ca

This session is part of the “Ask an Expert" series presented in partnership with the County of Simcoe, the Small Business Centre of Barrie, Simcoe County and Orillia, South Georgian Bay Small Business Enterprise Centre, Orillia Area Community Development Corporation, Nottawasaga Futures, North Simcoe Community Futures Development Corporation and the Centre for Business and Economic Development.

County of Simcoe is composed of sixteen member municipalities and provides crucial public services to County residents in addition to providing paramedic and social services to the separated cities of Barrie and Orillia. Visit our website at simcoe.ca.

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Collin Matanowitsch
Public Relations Manager
County of Simcoe, Service Simcoe Branch
705-734-8386 (mobile)

Jennifer Straw
Public Relations Consultant
County of Simcoe, Service Simcoe Branch
705-790-5979 (mobile)