More than two dozen local business and nonprofit representatives gathered at the History Club of Los Gatos Tuesday morning for to learn more about how to use the site, claim their directory listings and participate in social media.
Three interactive sessions also helped participants learn to better navigate the Web, the benefits of blogging, exciting features available on Los Gatos Patch and how to promote their brand online.
Eamon Rooney, a certified business coach at ActionCOACH Business Coaching, spoke about local entrepreneurs' need to improve their online presence via social media and Patch to increase their customer base and profit margins.
If you missed Tuesday's event, don't despair. We're holding a meet-up in Pleasanton on July 31. For details, e-mail JulieDPatch@gmail.com. Or take advantage of Patch's free one-on-one marketing evaluation by e-mailing Natalie.Maharaj@patch.com.
A big heartfelt thank-you to all who participated, especially to , for serving breakfast and sponsoring the event.