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Friday, May 26, 2017 from 8:30 AM to 10:30 AM (MDT)

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Social Media Breakfast Calgary #88
8:30 am – 10:30 am, Friday, May 26, 2017
The Mission


Calgary Social Media Breakfast (SMByyc) Presents
#SMByyc88   To Be Live or Not To Be Live


Social Media has been evolving. We are challenged daily with feature changes and additions as social network platforms try to build their audience. Join us as a panel of SMByyc community members share their expertise with us:  Sean Sandhurst from Post Media, Katie Novak from SMART Technologies (yes this is new) and Amanda Schewaga who IS The Marketing Girl.


Event Fee is $5.00 plus fees. 
The registration fee will be donated to designated charity.



If you are not able to attend, follow and join in on the discussion @SMByyc via #SMByyc88.


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About the Event


When:          Friday, May 26, 2017

Time:           8:30 AM to 10:30 A.M.

Where:         The Mission

                      1919 – 4th Street S.W.  |  Calgary, AB  |  T2S 1W4          


Parking:        Street parking subject to City of Calgary parking rates 

Location:     MAP  




Venue AND Breakfast Sponsor:  The Mission
Welcome to The Mission! 

Open for socializing seven days a week, our 150 seat lounge on 4th Street SW is famous for interactive cuisine, handcrafted cocktails, live music, and special events. 

For sinners & saints alike, we’re on a mission to provide locals with the ultimate social experience! 

Our brand new south facing patio is now open, along with new summer food & drink menus for lunch, happy hour, dinner, and late night. 

For more information about The Mission, please contact Kate Mitchell,  

JP Pera, General Manager:
Kate Mitchell,  Marketing & Events:

Twitter:        @TheMissionYYC
Facebook:  /TheMissionYYC
Instagram:   @themissionyyc




Panelist:  Sean Sandhurst
Digital Content Distribution-ist  |  Post Media Network Inc.

Sean Sandhurst is a collaborative, innovative and data-driven digital manager.

Sean has successfully developed and managed marketing campaigns on traditional and digital media (omni-channel), using analytics to guide campaigns through ideation, creation, and iteration for over 15 years.
He has created the E.A.R. brand reputation management strategy and marketing philosophy called C4 to help any business (B2B, B2C) drive growth and customer loyalty. The power of EQ and focusing on the consumer has helped him develop brands and people for many years. 

As a passionate local influencer, public speaker and trainer in the world of marketing (digital landscape and social media strategies) he has worked with a variety of organizations.  

Twitter:        @SeanSandhurst
Instagram:  @seansandhurst 


Panelist:  Katie Novak
Social Media Specialist  |  Smart Technologies Inc.

Katie Novak believes in the power of community, communication, and creativity, and loves to bring all of these things to life online. Social media is a powerful tool for connecting communities, people, and businesses. Katie is an active volunteer with Beakerhead, Inn From the Cold, and other local organizations. She loves Calgary, especially the collaborative and connected community that we have here. 

Twitter:        @keightyen


Panelist:  Amanda Schewaga
Owner, Marketing Consultant  |  The Marketing Girl

With almost a decade of marketing experience, Amanda Schewaga brings her clients’ marketing ideas to life, so they can quickly generate a variety of revenue streams, and brand awareness for their businesses. Drawing on her business degree, a wide range of marketing skills, and extensive network connections, Amanda works closely with her clients to manage their marketing projects, ensuring all activities are on track, and on budget. As communication is key to any successful project, Amanda clearly communicating expectations and milestones with all stakeholders to keep the project on track and provides regular updates to the client so they are always aware of the status of the project. Keeping the project goals and target audience in mind, she ensures optimal marketing mediums are strategically utilized, all activities are executed and tracked effectively, and above all, the marketing efforts are producing a strong ROI for her clients. 

Her personal specialties include social media strategy, branding, graphic design, website development, online marketing and sales support; and the business industries she supports include real estate (land development, residential and commercial), oil and gas, retail, professional services, not-for-profit, education, software development and R&D/technology. 

Twitter:        @amandaschewaga
Facebook:  /TheMarketingGirlInc


Panel Moderator:  Donna McTaggart
Founder  |  KAOS

Offer expertise to non-profits, conferences and event planners, expanding marketing strategy to a digital strategy.  Working with clients prior to, during and post event, building up the conversation, engaging with speakers, sponsors and attendees.  Post analysis offers the opportunity to continue engagement and strengthen relationships. 



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Friday, May 26, 2017 from 8:30 AM to 10:30 AM (MDT)

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About SMByyc 

The SMByyc houses an open environment to share today’s best and worst examples of social media, as practiced by individuals, industries and organizations in Calgary and around the world. Guest speakers share their experience and expertise of social media use, followed by an opportunity to network with a community of like-minded individuals.



Special THANKS to our ongoing event sponsors for their continued support of Social Media Breakfast…

Communications Sponsor:  Nasdaq (Formerly Marketwired)
(403) 266-2443   |   @Marketwired


Equipment Sponsor:  Matrix Video Communications
(403) 640-4490   |   @MatrixVideoMVCC


Sponsor:  SOS Charging Solutions
Joel Olandesca   |
(587) 755-9355   |   @TakeChargeSOS


Sponsor:  Empower Media
DJ Perez   |   |   @EmpowerMediaTV


Sponsor:  Abtek Web Design
Re Carlson   |   |   @AbtekWeb


Sponsor:  Bourbon & Honey
Brittany Brander   |   @BrittanyBrander


Sponsor:  The Social Page   |   @TheSocialPage


Co-Founder:  KAOS
Donna McTaggart   |
@donnamct   |   @kaosbiz


Interested in Sponsoring a Social Media Breakfast?

For reasonable fee your organization can get some fantastic exposure at the events and online.  It is an inexpensive way to get quality back links to your social networks.


About SMByyc

The SMBYYC houses an open environment to share today’s best and worst examples of social media, as practiced by individuals, industries and organizations in Calgary and around the world. Guest speakers share their experience and expertise of social media use, followed by an opportunity to network with a community of like-minded individuals.

Please follow @SMByyc. This will allow you to connect with all Calgary Social Media Breakfast followers.


SMByyc Team Members: 

Donna McTaggart: @donnamct
Rachel Clark: @brewingrealty
Debbie Laval: @lolaDLaval
Merry Kuchle: @Merry120
Wanda Baker: @WandaBaker_
Kelly Hipkin:    @KellyHipkin
Barb Marshall: @ritewhileucan
Alison Masniuk: @AlisonPaigeM
Julia Vize: @JuliaKVize
Corinne Ofstie: @cofstie


To add your name to mailing list:
Please visit our website at
(You will receive email with a link to the SMByyc Press Release to RSVP)


For more information, contact:
Donna McTaggart @SMByyc

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