SMB Bangor #6: Making LinkedIn work for you, or why are all these people trying to connect with me?

Posted on October 27, 2011

Thanks to Shannon for showing us that you can do so much with LinkedIn… who knew?


Shannon left a PDF file of her LinkedIn presentation if you’d like to view her slides.


Read tweets from and about SMB Bangor #6


Is LinkedIn good for you and your business? Join us for the answer as Shannon discusses the many applications and uses LinkedIn provides and why you may wish to add the platform to your social media strategy.

Shannon has over 15 years of experience in the development of successful Internet products, sales and marketing strategies. She has worked on the teams developing successful Internet brands such as,, and over 60 online media properties for newspapers all over the U.S. and Canada. Prior to that, she spent over 10 years in media sales and sales management in Maine. She is an experienced speaker, trainer, and consultant, and has worked with small and large companies alike. Shannon is considered an expert in the field of online marketing and social media, and speaks regularly at conferences on the subject. She serves as an advisor to many established and start-up companies, and local charitable groups such as the Maine Lobster Festival Committee.


Shannon Kinney (@shannonkin)
Founder, Dream Local


Social Media Breakfast Bangor #6: Making LinkedIn work for you, or why are all these people trying to connect with me?

Thursday, November 3, 2011
Breakfast and speaker: 7:30 – 9:00 AM
Networking: 9:00 – 9:30 AM

Four Points by Sheraton Bangor Airport
(308 Godfrey Blvd. at the Bangor International Airport)

Presenting Sponsor

Husson University

Social Media Partners

Eastern Maine Community College

Sephone Interactive Media

Angelia Levesque, Remax Advantage, 108 State St., Bangor