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From Blah To Boom! Create Stunning Branded Content Using Your Smartphone

  • Spacious HQ 30 West 53rd Street New York, NY, 10019 United States (map)

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You're an entrepreneur and great at what you do. But, you may be noticing the images you use in your content, brand and social media don't tell the same story or don't have the impact you are looking for.

Posting regularly has become arduous, and when you do post, you know the content is not up to your high standards. You might also feel drained from searching high and low to find different ways to convey your brand's purpose and vision in your day to day social media outputs.

You think, "If I just had an awesome content creator on my team, my problems would be solved."

The bigger question is, "How can I be confident about my visual content strategy so that I either do it myself or I get to give a clear direction to the person I would eventually hire?"

Well, you, my friend, just found the perfect masterclass session to sort this all out.

John DeMato is a professional branded lifestyle & portrait photographer who trains clients on how to go from looking like a newbie, to a seasoned thought leader in a few crucial steps. It's time to level up your game and consistently create stunning branded content that you are proud of by leveraging the tools that you have at your disposal (ahem... smartphone.)

***Please bring your smartphone***


Who is this for?

This is a mini-workshop for entrepreneurs who are ready to elevate their content strategy by leveraging the tool they already have (smartphones) to generate branded content that pops. The ultimate goal is to increase visibility across all social media platforms that will boost the level of engagement with their audience. 


You will walk away with:

  1. Understanding the importance of creating consistent, social media content.

  2. Techniques & strategies that will help generate a variety of quality content ideas that boost engagement.

  3. The new knowledge on how to capture moments in your life with the eye and mind of a content creator.



6:00 PM – 6:30 PM Check-in
6:30 PM – 7:30 PM Masterclass
7:30 PM – 8:00 PM Q&A
8:00 PM – 8:30 PM Network with attendees




John DeMato

John is a branded content creator who works with high-level, business leaders, thought leaders and various other change agents to produce high-volume, image libraries that present informational, entertaining and inspiring aspects of their brand to their followers.

More than just a guy who pushes a button for a living, he sets his clients up for success beyond the portrait session by educating them on how to best leverage their image content for their websites, social channels, bios, publications, advertisements and various other needs.

As a former television producer, he has over 17 years of production experience and has been featured as a lifestyle photography expert on several NBC Universal daytime talk and reality shows.

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Maiko Sakai

Maiko Sakai, the founder of Airtight Concepts, is a business growth 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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