Vancouver Entrepreneur Podcast
Ken Lapp’s Interview March 1, 2016 – The purpose of the Vancouverentrepreneur.ca podcast is to interview local entrepreneurs in the British Columbia business community and to provide their inspiration, ideas and information. We search and find out why there are so many entrepreneurs in Vancouver and what got them started, how they carry on in their daily lives and why they do what they do, where they live. Whether you live in British Columbia or just want to know what’s going on from afar, there is so much business going on in this city, these entrepreneurs are sure to have something for everyone. Robert Szmigiel has done 55 episodes on iTunes, and has 8,959 downloads. You can see more information on his website VancouverEntrepreneur.ca – http://vancouverentrepreneur.ca/
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Business In Vancouver Newspaper
Ken Lapp’s Article June 2, 2015 – Business in Vancouver is a successful business publication in Vancouver. They contacted Mr. Lapp about contributing a short piece to their “Ask the Experts” feature.
Marketing Conference, The Art of Marketing
March 19, 2014 – Ken Lapp, President of Standard Marketing Ltd, attended a major marketing seminar in Vancouver “The Art of Marketing” and listened to speeches from industry leaders, such as Seth Godin and Keith Ferrazzi.
SEO Seminar, Burnaby Board of Trade
December 4, 2013 – Ken Lapp, President of Standard Marketing Ltd, delivers a one hour presentation to Board of Trade members entitled “Gaining Traffic and Getting Customers – Effective Internet Marketing” at the Best Western Plus Hotel, 419 North Road, from 8 am to 9:30 am. There will be time for Questions from the audience after. Muffins, pastries, coffee, tea provided.
November 27 – 29, 2012 – Ken Lapp, President of Standard Marketing Ltd, attended the Gilbane Conference on Internet Marketing. One of the main points they talked about was customizing the user experience across all of your media, for example, website, mobile website, social media, email. Internet Marketing thought leaders from across North America spoke on a variety of important topics, such as the changing patterns of how people are using the internet, and what they expect from a website these days.
Inbound Marketing Conference 2012 – Boston, Mass.
October 23 – 24, 2012 – Ken attended the Inbound Marketing Conference. Among other topics they stressed the uses of ‘big data’ to personalize messages to your customers. The industry’s latest Inbound Marketing strategies were explained and demonstrated. Increasing traffic to your website, converting them to leads, and converting leads to customers were hot topics.
SEO Seminar – Arbutus Rotary Club
October 12, 2012 – Ken gave an SEO Seminar at the Arbutus Rotary Club. You can see a video of the Seminar by going to the “SEO Seminar” page on this website.
SEO Seminar – Entrepreneurial Success Network
September 24, 2012 – Ken attended the Entrepreneurial Success Network and heard various speakers offer their opinions and succesful strategies for growing your business.
HubSpot Inbound Marketing Summit 2011, Boston, Mass
September 14 – 15, 2011 – Ken attended the HubSpot Inbound Marketing Summit at the Sheraton Boston Hotel. This world class event included presentations by Guy Kawasaki, Dan Zarrella, Larry Augustin, Dharmesh Shah, Youngme Moon, Nick Saber, and 29 others. It was a great event with many inspiring and informative talks. One of the points they stressed is the importance of adding high quality content to your website on a regular basis.
SEO Seminar – Better Business Bureau
September 18, 2008 – Ken giving a seminar on Search Engine Optimization at the Vancouver office of the Better Business Bureau of the Lower Mainland.
Quoted in the Press
April 8 – 14, 2008 – Ken was quoted in a quarterly magazine insert of Business In Vancouver weekly newspaper, called “The Black Edition – Profitability” on the topic of Marketing and Branding. The article was called “Profiting From A Rebrand“, page 5.
Google AdWords Seminar
July 16, 2007 – Ken attended the AdWords seminar sponsored by Google at the Delta Vancouver Airport Hotel. It was a well-rounded event covering all the basics as well as a number of specialty uses, news, and insights into receiving the highest Return On Investment for your Pay-Per-Click spend on Google.
A World First, Actually
February 2, 2001 – Our article “Flash Your Email” was published in the WebReference.com newsletter reaching 250,000 internet industry professionals, and also on the homepage of their website. It is still on their website at Flash Your Email on Webreference.com It’s a 2 page article. Our credits are at the bottom of page 2. We were the first to discover this technology and gaveit away to hundreds of inquirers free. Webreference.com is owned by Internet.com.