Leverage with LinkedIN
Afternoon Breakout Session 2:15 – 3:00 PM
LinkedIn is a powerful resource for individual professional networking. But it can also be a powerful tool for businesses. Learn how to use the features of LinkedIN to help your business' bottom line.
Katie Felten is a champion networker and connector of people that has had success building business relationships and alliances for the last 6 years. She has been an entrepreneur working to educate individuals on identity theft, a Director of Marketing for a technology innovator and a client relationship manager for a National healthcare advocacy firm. Though each role has been unique in her work, she has always drawn upon her network connections to help her in all of these diverse roles. She is a technologist with a natural curiosity; fully embracing social media as lends the power of technology to the connection we have with others. This use of diverse technologies to connect and maintain relationships with others has made her a resource for hundreds of professionals looking to increase their knowledge and comfort with social networking for business growth.
LinkedIn has been an important part of her business development acumen over the past several years and has brought countless important relationships into her life. She co-founded MKE Live to bring together networkers that are connected on LinkedIn, but were missing the face to face interaction that is critical to relationship building. MKE Live hosts monthly in-person networking events for professionals around the region, as well as individual coaching and corporate training programs focused on social media for business use. Katie is originally from La Crosse, Wisconsin and comes from a blended family of over 20 siblings from various nationalities and backgrounds. Please help us welcome, Katie Felten.