MALTA – The Social Media Breakfast Kishwaukee Area is a local organization with a focus on social media education and networking. Members are business owners, entrepreneurs, marketers, bloggers and others with an interest in social media.
The group is accepting nominations for the 2012 Social Business of the Year. Nominate a business that is using social media on at least one of these social media platforms: Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, LinkedIn, Google+ or YouTube. The business must be located in or near Oregon, Daysville, Kings, Chana, Rochelle, Steward, Lindenwood, Fairdale, Kirkland, Kingston, Genoa, Hampshire, Clare, Esmond, Sycamore, Creston, Malta, DeKalb, Cortland, Scarboro, Lee, Shabbona, Waterman, Hinckley, Paw Paw, Rollo or Sandwich.
To nominate a business, visit http://smbkish.org/nominate-2012-social-business-of-the-year/ and fill out the nomination form. Only one nomination will be accepted per user. Nominations must link to the nominee’s social media site.
The deadline for nominations is Jan. 9. Online voting will take place between Jan. 10 and Feb. 6. The winner will be announced on Feb. 7.
The Social Media Breakfast Kishwaukee Area meets on the first Thursday of each month at Kishwaukee College for networking and education. The group’s goal is to share information on best practices, strategy, tools and measurement metrics for all aspects of social media in an organization, including customer service, human resources, product development, marketing, public relations and sales.