Being Quotable – Top Quotes about the upcoming #140MTL May 15, 2012

Want to know what’s being said about 140 Montreal? Here are some top quotes.

It’s going to be a fantastic event, do you have your ticket yet? Register now!

Top Quotes

“I am thrilled to be speaking at the first #140CONF in Montreal focused on a key strategic growth area for most companies today, Social Business. This is the perfect format to have the important discussion of how social is transforming the business world.” — Kathy (Kat) Mandelstein, Director of WW Demand, Digital Marketing & Events, IBM Social Business

‎”I chose 140ConfMTL as the place to launch my ‘Business 20/20’ concept, which is the foundation for an upcoming business book depicting what a social business will look like in the year 2020.” Sam Fiorella, Chief CX Strategist, Sensei Inc.

“Technology continues to transform how businesses connect and serve their markets. We call this our ‘new interconnectedness,’ and with that I am looking forward to learning more about the opportunities and pitfalls that confront businesses in the digital space. The #140conf Montreal is bringing together dynamic and exceptional thought leaders across industries to share and explore the opportunities ahead.” ~ Abe Kasbo, CEO Verasoni World Wide, will present on “Social Health. Improving Health at the Speed of Technology”

“The fabric of social media weaves between all aspects of our lives, fostering a new level of connection, a greater opportunity for exchange, and unlimited opportunity for personal and professional growth. There are few places where is this more evident than in the exchange of information and ideas at regional #140Conf events. Set in an amazing city, Montreal, is sure to rise to the occasion and should not be missed.” Ted Curtin, Founding partner and Chief Brand Strategist of i-Marketing Services, Speaker 140 Montreal

“I believe that empathy is at the root of all that is good. Twitter has catalyzed a quickening in the pulse of empathy through social media. I’m excited to present “Empathy: How To Be Animated” at the #140MTL conference.” ~JC Little, President, Creative Director, Producer Little Animation Inc.

“Online and social environment is all about brand building while creating powerful personal connections. These connections translate into the world of business.. Like an online networking party! Every day I demonstrate the value of Social Media to Real Estate Professionals. Social Media and Real Estate Marketing are my passion and I am honoured to be a speaker at the #140MTL on May 15th.” Kellie Leigh, Zoocasa, Speaker on the Real Estate Panel focusing on “Building “Real-ationships”

“The real value and driver of social media is in the people involved. The 140Conf has a history of bringing together a great group of characters, and Montreal will be no exception.” –Amy Vernon, presenting “A Declaration of Interdependence”

“#140MTL is an awesome platform to talk about my journey from abuse to entrepreneurship! I love holding the space of gratitude and empowerment for my sisters globally to grow and thrive.”~ Fatima Omar Khamissa, CEO The International Network for Spiritual Biz Moms.

“With the constant evolution of social media it continues to be a valuable marketing asset for real estate professionals. I am very excited to be involved with the #140 conference in Montreal this year and speaking on a panel to discuss how to help real estate professionals create a “real”ationship in their social media presence. The conference has an incredible line up of speakers and talent and moves quick. Each speaker only has a few minutes so you get the good stuff…no time for fluff. Hope you will join us for the event.” – Karlton Utter, Speaker on the Real Estate Panel “Building “Real-ationships”

“As the #140 Conference has expanded for a more global perspective on social media, Montreal’s diversity, international flavor and rich history make it an ideal location. The results of sharing our thoughts here can only add to the current knowledge of using social media as more socially responsible businesses and informed consumers. I am excited to be included in this first Montreal conference and bring my thoughts on how social media can help consumers choose the right doctor, hospital, car mechanic, and even routes for one’s cab ride.” ~ Dr. Quentin Newhouse Jr., Speaker, presenting on the concept of Credence Goods.

“I’ve been to 140Conf here in NYC and BrandsConf this past year. To even try to write into words the impact of this conference in my personal and professional life, I simply cannot do it justice. All these stories from all different walks of life and to hear their experiences is invaluable. It inspires you to go out and be a better person. Everyone in attendance has this goal and by the end of the day, you will too. This is truly a can’t miss event, you owe it to yourself to be here” ~ Sid Hassim, Co-MC of 140MTL

Why the investment in social media?

“People, companies, and in particular, non-profits can accomplish so much more when they start to understand the value in using social media. Social Media is not only about online sales, it’s about community, relationships and building things together.” ~Mila Araujo, Director of Personal Insurance, Ogilvy & Ogilvy Inc., & Producer 140 Conference Montreal

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