RECAP: LeadingAge North Carolina 2014 Annual Conference & Trade Show

Update: Hundreds of regional senior living industry professionals attended the 58th Annual Conference & Trade Show for LeadingAge North Carolina this past Tuesday, May 13, and was held in Myrtle Beach. The conference appropriately themed “[re]defining age,” showcased Carolina region’s senior living/aging care services marketplace.

Stevens & Tate’s Internet Marketing Director Nicole Wagner presented an educational session at the LeadingAge North Carolina 2014 Annual Conference & Trade Show: “Embrace the Conversation: Strategies & Tactics for Using Search & Social”. As a featured educational speaker, Nicole Wagner shared her extensive insight into social media and search engine marketing strategies and tactics designed especially to help the senior living industry. The audience was very engaged and asked several interesting questions; they even joined in with Nicole and added their take on the questions as well. She enjoyed having another well-received session and helping participants recognize ongoing success in the online space.

Based in Chapel Hill, LeadingAge North Carolina members include continuing care retirement communities, assisted living communities, skilled nursing facilities, and affordable housing providers, as well as corporations who provide services, products, and trusted advice.

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Who is Alex Trebek?

CBS took a gamble on Jeopardy 30 years ago. It has had to stay fresh by doubling the question values and adding video clues via The Clue Crew in 2001. And then a stroke of luck and good decision making came by way of lifting the five-game limit in 2003 and making it the first syndicated show to air in high-definition in 2006. But the accomplishments and achievements are mind boggling:

1992- Jerome Vered wins $34,000 to become the shows highest single-day winner which stood for more than 10 years.

1993- 11 foreign countries are producing their own version of Jeopardy.

2000- 30 countries.

2001- The dollar values double and Trebek shaves his mustache.

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Dan Gartlan Looking Forward To Presenting At The LeadingAge Texas 2014 Annual Meeting & Trade Show

LOMBARD, ILL., April 30, 2014 – President of Stevens & Tate Marketing, Dan Gartlan, is bringing his renowned Attraction Marketing program to another senior living/aging care industry association—with an upcoming presentation for the LeadingAge Texas 2014 Annual Meeting & Trade Show. Thousands of LeadingAge Texas members and affiliates will be joining for this anticipated event from May 18-21, 2014, at the Renaissance Austin Hotel in Austin, Texas.

Gartlan will be speaking to senior living and aging care services professionals on Tuesday, May 20th, from 2:15 – 3:15 pm, with a session titled “Attraction Marketing Gets Results: Proven Strategies to Draw in Prospects and Help Drive Occupancy.” Gartlan’s custom-tailored Attraction Marketing presentations have been very well received by numerous other LeadingAge Chapters around the county, and he is looking forward to sharing his unique insight with senior living and aging care professionals in Texas, as well. Read more