10 Social Media events happening around the country

Social media’s impact on businesses of all shapes and sizes has come to be a regular topic of discussion. We are constantly debating the values and trade-offs of investing in social strategies and there are both strong believers and naysayers. But now more and more companies are taking steps to integrate social media into their products and marketing initiatives, and we here at Eventbrite have seen first-hand the power that social media sites like Facebook and Twitter can have for event promotion. So update your status, join the twittersphere, feed your curiosity, and get linked into the quickly changing world of social media. Here are some upcoming events happening around the country:

7/23: Social Media Club Richmond – July ’09 Event, Richmond VA

7/24: Social Media Bootcamp, Rockford, IL

7/27: Cincinnati Social Media Open Mic Night

7/28: Social Media Club Philadelphia Presents: The Benefits of Having a Corporate Mullet

7/29: New York Social Media Roundtable: Social Media and Social Currency

7/29: Social Media Club DC – Mid-Summer Happy Hour

8/17: Lunch & Learn: Social Media Bootcamp Tips, Tricks & Tactics, Sunnyvale, CA

8/20: Social Media for Business AZ – SMAZ, Phoenix, AZ

8/24: 2009 Social Fresh, Social Media Conference, Charlotte, NC

9/23: Social Media FTW Fall Conference, Portland, ME