Sunday, 9 February 2014

How to Get Seven Figure Grant Funding


 On Monday, March 3rd at 6:00pm Mr. Johnson will talk about how his organization has been able to get millions of dollars in grant funding including:


            Strategies for Grant Writing


            How to Research Grants


            Tools for Preparation


Mr. Johnson, President/CEO and Founder of the Detroit Recovery Project Incorporation a multi-human service agency, he founded the agency July 2005....since the inception he has secured over 15 million dollars in grants....Mr. Johnson has recently been appointed for three-years to serve on the National Advisory Council for the United States for the Substance Abuse Mental Health Service Administration by President Barack Obama's Secretary of Health Human Services Mrs. Kathleen Sebelius.  DRP currently has three main locations throughout Detroit metro area.  DRP is a major provider in Mental Health, Co-Occurring, Prevention, Treatment, & Recovery Services. 



Event Date:

Monday, 3rd  March 2014

Event Start Time:

6:00 PM

Event End Time:

9:00 PM


Wayne County Community College District-Eastern Campus 5901 Connor, Detroit MI 48213


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Building Any Business from Scratch - Using the Internet!


Building Any Business from Scratch – Using the Internet!


Speakers: Mark Maupin, Chris Wechner


You bring the business then we as group will design a business plain using the internet to build the business.


Intended outcome:


·        Having a business you love that makes a difference for you and others!

·        Low cost effective marketing resulting in a profitable fun business.


The Game:


·        How to study the successful business

·        How to set a plan to move into the #1 spot

·        How to find the most cost effective way to do it

·        Where to start with free resources to use

·        How to set up a step by step plan



·        Write marketing outline

·        Actions to take this month

·        Time and place to report results on you actions

·        Fun! Work! People supporting each other!


Second Featured Speaker at 6 PM till 8 PM


Event Date:

Thursday, 13th February 2014

Event Start Time:

4:00 PM

Event End Time:

8:00 PM


Internet Marketing Roundtable Wayne County Community College District-Eastern Campus 5901 Connor, Detroit MI 48213 (Click HERE for Directions)

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Sunday, 2 February 2014

Upcoming Event: Using Twitter to Market Yourself & Your Business


2/27/14 (Thursday) @ 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Twitter: How-to Demo and Strategy Overview
Online Marketing Club
International Academy of Design & Technology (IADT-Troy/Detroit)
1850 Research Drive, Troy MI 48083 (Click HERE for Directions)


Speaker: Chris Wechner


How  would you like to learn how to use a FREE resource to tap into an eager group of listeners?


Twitter has well over 200 million users, and there are many prominent people who use Twitter.  However, very few people understand how to use Twitter so that it produces results, not just takes precious time.


You will not learn everything you need to know about Twitter within just one meeting, but there are some things you can learn.  At this event, Chris Wechner will address

·        Demonstrate How to Use Twitter’s Basic Functions

·        Share Examples of Past and Current Projects Using Twitter

·        Give Overview of Social Media & How Twitter Fits Inside

·        Give Secret to His Success on Twitter


Most people can benefit by learning how to network on Twitter.  However, if you have any of these types of businesses, then you DEFINITELY NEED TO BE THERE!

·        Coaching

·        Personal Nutrition Expert

·        Writer (Freelance or Journalist)

·        Blogger

·        Artist (Painting, Sculptures, Musicians, etc.)

·        Fashion Designer

·        Retail

·        Public Speaking

·        Job Seeker


There are probably many more, but that is a large enough beginner’s list.


Come and learn how to network, build your brand, and gain sales.

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Upcoming Event: Creating Business Maps: The FIRST Step to Market Your Business

2/13/14 (Thursday) @ 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Business Map Listings
Internet Marketing Roundtable
Wayne County Community College District-Eastern Campus
5901 Connor, Detroit MI 48213 (Click HERE for Directions)


Speakers: Mark Maupin, Chris Wechner


How would you like to learn how to create the MOST IMPORTANT piece of marketing you can do for your business?


You will not learn everything you need to know about marketing within just one meeting, but there are some things you can learn.  At this event, Mark Maupin and Chris Wechner will address

·        A List of Different Places to Market Your Business—for FREE

·        Live Demonstration to HOW to Create Your Listing

·        Provide Bonus Tips about Ways to List So People Find Your Business


If you have a business, then there are some things you NEED to be doing.  Some forms of marketing cost money, but there are several free resources that are easy to do that EVERY BUSINESS SHOULD BE DOING.


Come learn how to market your business and network with other online marketers and business owners.

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Saturday, 1 February 2014

Feb Real Estate Investors Club "Building Wealth with Real Estate in 2014"

4 – 6 PM: Q and A Session with Ian Watts and Mark Maupin Come learn and get your questions answered like: Where do find the best buys on real estate? What are resources in our market to learn the real estate investing business? How do I write a buyer favorable purchase agreement? Learn how to put a great deal under contract to wholesale Learn the business of wholesaling real estate.

6– 8:30 PM Main Speaker: Building Wealth with Real Estate in 2014 Anthony Kellum Purpose and Points: The participants will discuss why this is the best time since the great depression to build wealth with real estate. They will be exposed to strategy and concepts relating to success in the current real estate market.

Main Points:  

  • Selecting A Real Estate Investment Strategy
  • Predicting the Future From the Past
  • Gathering Your Resources
  • Building Your Team
  • Market Timing
  • Educating Yourself and Understanding the Market

Selecting a Strategy for making money with real estate investment Building a Team for property investing in Michigan Understanding the real estate investment Market in Michigan Gathering Your Resource Anthony O. Kellum

Brief Bio

January, 2014 Anthony O. Kellum founded what was previously known as Kellum Mortgage; an illustrious mortgage company funding over $500M in real estate acquisitions. Having rehabilitated and finance numerous homes within the metropolitan Detroit area, Kellum expanded his experience and ventured into the realm of multimedia marketing which included hosting a television series called “Real Estate to Go.”

He is also the author of “Property Is Power” and “Everything You Wanted to Know about Mortgages.” More recently Kellum; is President of Kellum Capital Group, LLC charged with originating and executing third party commercial real estate and finance transactions. A boutique private equity and structured finance shop that did over $175million of commercial real estate and related debt transactions.

Kellum was responsible for the underwriting, structuring and execution of transactions, including syndicated loans, distressed debt, acquisitions and pre-development, commercial finance, and disposition of residential properties, for international and institutional investors. Kellum has played a key role in several “up and coming” real estate opportunities in and around Metropolitan, Detroit.

This includes Capitol Park, Broderick Tower, David Whitney Building, Capri Manor, and Amercenters Kellum’s long term commitment to excellence has awarded him Crain’s Detroit Business “Top 40 Under 40”; President of the Michigan Mortgage Brokers Association; as well as, “Mortgage Broker of the Year” and a “Special Tribute” Award from the 14th District, State of Michigan.

In addition, Kellum has been recognized for his philanthropic contributions including but not limited to “Kellum Home for the Holidays ~ house giveaways” and the joint ventures serving under-privileged families securing solid home ownership.

Event Date:

Thursday, 20th February 2014

Event Start Time:

4:00 PM

Event End Time:

8:30 PM


Online Marketing Club International Academy of Design & Technology-Troy Campus 1850 Research Dr, Troy MI 48083 (Click HERE for Directions)


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Water Softener Des Moines Water Treatment and Water Softeners Make a Difference

Residents in Des Moines learn how water softeners can improve water quality and prolong appliance life




Des Moines, IA: Iowa Soft Water is a Des Moines water softener company specializing in water treatment services. They offer a wide range of products to improve the quality of drinking water improve appliance performance.

Iowa Soft Water is family owned and operated and has been serving Iowa residents and business owners for over 40 years. Owner, TJ Riley, credits the success of his business to combining quality water conditioning products with a high level of customer service.

The Water Softener Des Moines company offers a variety of water treatment products including reverse osmosis water filter systems and home water softeners. They provide free water assessments and consultations for residents and business owners in the area.

Iowa Soft Water is known for providing unprecedented customer service, well after system installation, with a full range of maintenance support. TJ Riley is a water softener Des Moines specialist who invests in the local community and provides jobs for area residents.

Residents have discovered the benefits of service by Iowa Soft Water because they enjoy conditioned, soft water that prevents lime scale from clogging pipes and water heaters leading to expensive plumbing repairs. Water softeners prevent the formation of hard water scale in laundry equipment and dishwashers that can lead to equipment malfunction and wasted energy.

Customers who have water softeners installed by Iowa Soft Water have noticed how much whiter and brighter their clothes are and how much further soap products go. Soft water rinses away soap and dirt film to make showers and baths more refreshing.

Iowa Soft Water is a registered Hellenbrand dealer and member of the Better Business Bureau and the National Water Quality Association. They have been welcome guests, exhibiting their products at the Iowa State Fair and Des Moines Home and Garden Show. Learn more about the benefits of water conditioning products for homes and businesses at

TJ Riley
Iowa Soft Water
1383 NE 88th St
Altoona, IA 50009
Tel 515-224-2129