Irvine Chamber Announces November Webinars Aimed at Entrepreneurs

Weekly Irvine Micropreneur Program Provides Valuable Information on Licensing and Marketing Strategies

Nov 03, 2011, 16:14 ET from Irvine Chamber of Commerce

IRVINE, Calif., Nov. 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Irvine Chamber's Micropreneur Program, hosted by Robert Coleman, President of The Pacific Venture Club, is designed to teach entrepreneurs and small business owners how to raise capital, market their products, develop new business opportunities, manage finances and plan for greater prosperity. The November webinar lineup features topics on marketing your designs, negotiation skills, and building successful marketing strategies. The webinars are free for all to participate.

"This series of webinars continues to attract a growing audience," says Christopher Lynch, VP of Business & Economic Development at the Irvine Chamber. Lynch also mentions, "We are posting the best shows in the archives, so busy executives can take advantage of the webinars if they couldn't sign-in for the live broadcast."

Since the Irvine Micropreneur Program launched in September of 2010, the weekly webinar series aimed at small business owners and entrepreneurs, has steadily gained popularity and has seen an increase in viewership since its introduction.  

The Irvine Micropreneur Program November Line-Up:

November 3
Selling Your Designs
In this webinar, Teliha Draheim, Designer, Art Director, Licensing Agent and Marketing Specialist will share her insights into marketing your pattern designs and illustrations to commercial industries.

November 10
Black Belt Negotiating
Find out how to save thousands by getting better deals on everything you pay for by learning simple techniques that ancient martial artists have used for centuries to defeat much larger and stronger opponents.

November 17
How to Build a Marketing Strategy to Win
In this webinar you will learn how to build a foundational strategy with a core marketing message to differentiate your business and dominate your competition. Presented by sales and marketing expert Phil Lauterjung, consultant for the Duct Tape Marketing system.

The free Micropreneur Webinars are scheduled for every Thursday, 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. and feature a different topic each week. Past archived programs can be accessed in the multimedia section of To learn more about the Irvine Micropreneur Program visit:, or contact Victor DiCarlo at (949)660-9112 ext. 128 for more information.

About the Irvine Chamber of Commerce

The Irvine Chamber of Commerce is one of the most influential Chamber's in Orange County representing hundreds of local businesses. The Chambers mission is to promote an economic climate that strengthens the competitiveness of local businesses, while offering members a wide range of benefits, services, programs and information. The Irvine Chamber is one of only 250 Chambers in the U.S. who meet the requirements for accreditation by the U.S. Chamber. For more information, please call 949-660-9112, or visit

SOURCE Irvine Chamber of Commerce