Rothman Institute’s O.Berk Family Business Forum Continues with Two Exciting Events

Madison, NJ (June 8, 2010) - Fairleigh Dickinson University's Rothman Institute for Entrepreneurship offers two new programs as part of the O.Berk Company Family Business Forum to help family businesses become more successful.

"What You Must Know About New Technology: Grow Your Business Using Key Social Networking Tools (Twitter, Facebook, and LinkedIn)" will be presented by Brian Moran, president of Veracle Media, three times in three locations: June 16, 8-10:30 a.m. at the Technology Center of New Jersey, Rt. 1 South, in New Brunswick; June 24, 4-6:30 p.m. at the Metropolitan Campus of Fairleigh Dickinson University; and June 30, 9-11 a.m. Princeton Library at 65 Witherspoon Street, in Princeton, NJ. Moran will cover the interactive uses of social media in the areas of customer service, lead generation, market research, networking, competitive analysis, public relations, and more.

On June 23, Leonard C. Green will present "Ten Great Ideas to Make You and Your Family More Successful in This Challenging Economy." Green, the founder and president of The Green Consulting Group and an owner or investor in over a dozen different businesses, will share his proven methods to creatively grow and become more profitable. The event will be held from 8-10:30 a.m. at the Technology Center of NJ on Rt. 1 South in North Brunswick. 

To register for any of these off campus programs, please call 973-443-8880. Seating is limited. Registration is $50.00 and open to the public.

O.Berk Company Family Business Forum is made possible by a generous donation from Norbert Gaelen and his family in honor O.Berk's 100th anniversary. The Gaelen family's commitment will enable FDU's Rothman Institute to enhance its services and help more family businesses succeed..

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