Long Beach Shopify Meetup | hosted by ECOMflight
The Shopify Meetup Long Beach is hosted by local downtown Long Beach Shopify Experts who love to help educate and empower you, the SMB entrepreneur, who is interested in starting and growing your online business on the Shopify ECommerce platform.
Each event is wrapped around education and creating community - that's why we feature knowledgeable speakers and great networking opportunities in an energetic, fun and lively atmosphere (thanks WeWork!) with free food and drinks. Stop on by - we would love to meet you!
ECOMflight / WeWork @ 100 W Broadway (3rd floor), Long Beach, CA 90802
SCHEDULE: SEPT 13, 2018
6:00 pm - 6:30 pm
CHECK-IN + FREE FOOD & DRINKS
Be sure to check-in on the first floor near the elevator. Then come on up to the WeWork 3rd floor lounge to enjoy the free food and drinks.
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
LEARN: How to Build Your Social Following & Generate Sales for Your Shopify Store
There's a lot you can do on social to build a following and generate sales for your Shopify store. We will share with you how to create a social media strategy, how to actually implement it and manage your social accounts effectively. We will also include how to integrate Instagram with Shopify and which apps are best.
Speaker: Phat Chiem, Co-Founder of StoryCraft
PILOT SEAT: Shopify Merchant - Sunny Sun
This is where our speaker will assist a pre-designated Shopify merchant - Sunny Sun from The Only Roses. He will assist the Shopify merchant who is interested in building a social following and provide real world application of the tips and information covered.
There will be a Q&A for attendees to ask questions and provide feedback.
8:00pm - 8:30pm
Connect with others interested in all things Shopify in an energetic, fun and lively space.
Phat X. Chiem
Phat X. Chiem is the co-founder of StoryCraft, a brand storytelling and content marketing agency in Santa Monica. Prior to establishing StoryCraft, he spent years as a senior editor at Yahoo managing content for its powerful homepage. He has also worked as a freelance writer and journalist, including as a business reporter for the Chicago Tribune and a news editor for OZY.com. He holds an MBA from Pepperdine's Graziadio School of Business and Management.
Sunny Sun and his wife, Silvia, started The Only Roses in July, 2016. Silvia discovered preserved roses after searching for a nice gift for her mother. She started learning a lot about these preserved roses, including how to put together the bouquets, and started a small online business to sell them. That little business has grown into one of the biggest preserved flower sites on the internet. The Only Roses is the couple's first e-commerce business.