10 Cardinal Sins of Small Business Marketing

Wednesday, January 10, 2018 - 5:30pm


10 Cardinal Sins of Small Business Marketing

Carolyn Touhey, SmartBiz Strategy, will walk us through marketing 'sins' and offer tried-and-tested suggestions to help grow your business strategically and cost-effectively through a planned approach that is rooted in a clearly defined objective and positioning statement.

Wednesday, January 10, 2018
5:30 - 9:00 p.m.
at the Black Fin Pub, Comox (Lower Level)

January's Spotlight Speakers are:

Tracey McGinnis ~ Blinds & Bubbles Boutique & 

 Theresa Brulotte ~ Balanced Being, Massage, Energy Therapy & Coaching.

C Touhey

About Our Guest Speaker - Carolyn Touhey, SmartBiz Strategy


Since 1990, Carolyn Touhey has helped business owners brand themselves and strategically build and implement marketing communications plans to effectively and efficiently achieve their growth objectives.  

Specializing in start-ups, Carolyn walks new entrepreneurs through the process of getting started "on the right foot" --paving the way for long-term growth and success without the handicap and expense of DIY marketing. 

From helping a business owner name a company and develop the branding materials (brochures, biz cards, websites, etc.) to creating and implement customer relations programs, SmartBiz Strategy will help you make an impact with your marketing and reach your goals. 

Carolyn has owned her own company for nearly 30 years, after earning her MBA and BBA with honors from Loyola University in Maryland and teaching as practitioner faculty at Loyola and at Johns Hopkins University.


  • Preregistration is required for all attendees, including Dinner Club Members. Deadline is Sunday, January 7th.
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  • Are you a member of another Vancouver Island women's business networking group (Oceanside, Nanaimo or Victoria)? You are eligible for member pricing, email us for details.
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  • When you arrive, please park in the lower Marina parking lot. 
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