November 1, 2010
Social Media Business Launch Challenge Kicked Off by iMADdu
Willow Tree Media Inc. Sponsors iMADdu’s Social Media Business Launch Challenge to Help Bridge Gap Between Academia and the Real World of Business
FAIRFAX, VIRGINIA: iMADdu’s Social Media Business Launch Challenge (SMBLC) will award the young entrepreneur who submits the most compelling video the opportunity to launch a social media company while being mentored by Willow Tree Media, Inc. The SMBLC will be launched at the upcoming Extreme Entrepreneurship Tour event at George Mason University on Thursday, November 4, 2010. Along with iMADdu, Willow Tree wants to empower young entrepreneurs to apply their passion for social media and learn while doing in the real world of online marketing.
SMBLC participants will submit videos explaining how they see social media connecting businesses and customers, and why they feel most qualified to win the chance to start their own social media company. Willow Tree and iMADdu will judge the videos on their creativity, knowledge of social networking, and heart. The winner will receive start-up support from iMADdu along with immediate opportunities to work for Willow Tree clients.
Willow Tree Media, Inc. is a full-service interactive marketing boutique dedicated to helping clients drive revenue and capture market share by creating a unique connection with their audiences through: marketing strategy plans, innovative websites, graphics and branding, social media, and search engine optimization. Willow Tree Media was founded in 1996 by Cindy Simons Bennett, a marketing expert and online technology pioneer. For more information, visit www.willowtreemedia.com or follow us on Facebook/WillowTreeMedia and Twitter: WillowTreeInc.
iMADdu (I make a difference, do you?) is a nonprofit based in Fairfax, Virginia that empowers the next generation of entrepreneurs by providing hands-on experiences through apprenticeships that impact the local small business community. iMADdu bridges the gap between the academic and the practical at the university level. For more information, visit www.iMakeADifferenceDoyoU.org or follow us on Facebook/iMADduorg and Twitter: imadduorg.