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Make Your Mark: A Winning Visual Strategy that Translates Your Brand

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Are you confident in the way you are representing your brand visually?

Do you feel you are delivering impactful images to convey what your business stands for? 

Do you have a strong, consistent strategy in place to make your mark and let the world know what your brand is about?

The world of the Internet is filled with noise as you know. To stand out from the crowd, we must invest our time in formulating a strategy that will enable us to cut the noise. 

Overwhelmed? Don't worry. We are going to tackle this together!

At this event, John DeMato, who specializes in portraying thought leaders and beyond with his photography business, will share his insights, tips, and guidance for building a strong visual presence for your business from scratch.

***There will be a special gift by John, which will be revealed at the event.***

Who is this for?

This event is for anyone who is currently owning and running a business or those who are in the process of starting one. Running a business can be a lonely process. This is a place where we can all come together to exchange ideas and solutions by having candid conversations with other attendees. 

If you are looking for a meetup group that delivers values and learning experience, you are at the right place!

You will walk away with:

1. Clear understanding how a sound visual content strategy can benefit your business.
2. Knowing variety of ways to communicate through impactful images via different platforms,
3. Mastering the creative brainstorming process to build your authentic brand.


6:00 PM – 6:30 PM Check-in
6:30 PM – 7:00 PM Fireside Chat with John
7:00 PM – 7:30 PM Brand strategy session by John
7:30 PM – 7:45 PM Q&A
7:45 PM – 8:30 PM Network with attendees

Guest Speaker:

John DeMato is a lifestyle portrait photographer and image content creator who works with thought leaders of various industries to produce magazine-quality, images that present informational, entertaining and inspiring aspects of their brand to their followers.

More than just a photographer, John sets his clients up for success beyond the portrait session by
coaching them on how to best leverage their image content for their websites, social channels, blogs, publications, advertisements and various other needs.

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Maiko Sakai, founder of Airtight Concepts, is a business strategy consultant a.k.a. secret weapon, confidant, advisor & silent partner to her 7-figure clients who are creative entrepreneurs, founders, and CEOs. She also organizes a Meetup group, Growth-Driven Entrepreneurs Worldwide. 
As a self-proclaimed “Queen of Counterintuitive Strategies,” she provides effective but not-so-conventional strategies to boost sustainable profitability for her clients’ businesses by utilizing both quantitative & qualitative assessments. Originally from Yokohama, Japan, Maiko considers herself a New Yorker, loves ethnic foods of all kinds, and is a sucker for ultra-contemporary design & exotic houseplants. She earned her MBA from Johnson School of Management, Cornell University.

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