Lights! Camera! Sales!
Thursday August 20th

The Niagara SBDC and and two local marketing experts, Omerie Monroe and Chris Wronski, will help you learn how to create video content for your online platforms.

Why Video??

  • 97% of marketers claim that video helps customers understand products (Hubspot)
  • Over 80% of all traffic will consist of video by 2021 (Cisco)
  • 81% of businesses are now using video for marketing. (Hubspot)
  • 90% of consumers claim a video will help them make a purchasing decision. (Social Media Today)
  • 74% of people who get an opportunity to see a product in action via a demo video will buy it (Wyzowl)

Join us on Thursday 8/20 to learn:

  • Why having videos matters
  • How to create engaging content
  • What types of videos will work best for you
  • Tips for making your videos look great

Program will end with a Q & A session.
The webinar, to be held live at 9 am, is provided free of charge through a grant from the Verizon Media Community Benefit Fund. 

Call the Niagara SBDC office
if you have questions 716-210-2515.

As a reminder, Niagara County Community College's Division of Workforce Development has released its Fall 2020 Course Offerings. Click here to learn more about the programs that are available. This is a great opportunity to further your own education and skill set, or that of your employees.

For More Information Please Call
716-614-6236 or 716-614-6213

2020 Global NY Export Webinar Series

Empire State Development’s Global NY Division will be hosting a six-part webinar series throughout the month of August.

Each presentation will feature a foreign office representatives - from Canada, China, Europe, Israel, Mexico, and South Africa - who will share in-depth research on market trends and doing business in their respective countries.

During these sessions, the representatives will be available to answer all of your export questions. Companies may also schedule additional, one-on-one consultations with the representatives after the series has ended.

Whether your company is export-ready, or you’re interested in entering the global marketplace, the series offers an excellent opportunity for your business to connect with trade experts and explore new markets around the world. Information on how to join the webinar will be sent via email prior to the event. Click here to learn more and to register. Hurry, the first webinar in the series is scheduled for August 11th!
Have you completed the 2020 Census yet? Visit to fill out your questionnaire. It's fast, easy, and completely confidential, and it's our civic duty. Please share this with your employees and encourage them to participate as well, to help ensure that we receive our fair share of federal funding for essential services.
Stay engaged to Keep Up to Date on the Latest Developments

Continue to look for emails from our office in the coming days and weeks updating you on the latest reopening news and what assistance is available to help you through this difficult time. Our staff is working hard to compile a complete list of guidelines, safety protocols and programs that are available. We will also share upcoming webinars and training that you can participate in to assist with your reopening. To learn more, be sure to visit our website and bookmark it. Once there, look for the COVID-19 tab.

Niagara County Center for Economic Development
(716) 278-8750