SAN FRANCISCO, July 30, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- EFactor Corp. (OTCBB: STDR), the world's largest niche social network for entrepreneurs, today announced a partnership with Kevin Harrington, Shark Tank panelist and pioneer of the infomercial industry. EFactor adds Kevin Harrington to its roster of celebrity VIP members who address EFactor members through a series of educational webinars and live events exclusively for EFactor members.
"We are excited about the amount of valuable knowledge and leadership Kevin Harrington brings to our community. We think our members will truly benefit from an inspirational advisor like him," said Marion Freijsen, EFactor COO.
In a continued effort to enrich its community of entrepreneurs, EFactor is organizing a series Web and live engagements in San Francisco led by Kevin Harrington. The first of four webinars, Pitching Your Product to a Shark, will air on Wednesday, August 7, 2013 from 10:00 am to 11:00 am PDT. Registration for the event requires EFactor.com membership and additional registration on EFactor.com's event page.
Separately, on August 19, 2013, EFactor will host entrepreneurs in an evening of networking, entertainment and education at the British Motor Car Distributors building in San Francisco, where Kevin Harrington will speak to attendees about positioning themselves as a key person of influence.
"Many people think it takes years to become a key person in their field, but getting into the inner circle of your industry involves a different approach," says Harrington about EFactor's event, How to Become a Key Person of Influence.
Each registered ticket holder will be entered into a drawing to win a one-hour face-to-face meeting with Kevin Harrington and the unique opportunity to pitch their product to a "shark." The event will be co-sponsored by British Motor Car Distributors and Uber Inc, a San-Francisco-based start-up which connects passengers to drivers of luxury vehicles for hire through a mobile application. Uber.com arranges luxury car pickups in approximately 32 cities, worldwide.
About Kevin Harrington
Kevin Harrington is the principal architect of the infomercial industry and a "shark" investor from ABC's television series Shark Tank. Harrington has been involved in over 500 product launches resulting in sales of over $4 billion. Founder and CEO of the Home Shopping Network, As Seen on TV, and Quantum International, Ltd., Kevin's experience proves he is a product pioneer. For additional information about Kevin Harrington, follow him at EFactor. (www.efactor.com/investorkevin).
About EFactor Corporation
EFactor Corp., the world's largest entrepreneurial community, provides its members with the people, tools, marketing and expertise to succeed and make real, trustworthy and lasting connections. At the core of EFactor is a strong algorithm that allows members to not only connect with a lot of people, but with the right people. In addition, EFactor provides knowledge, facilitates preparing for funding and resources to reduce business costs, delivered through a unique mix of online social networking and offline domestic and international events.
EFactor has over one million members in 222 countries across 240 industries. It is incorporated in the US and headquartered in San Francisco.
EFactor Corp. is also the parent company to a number of subsidiary service organizations including a UK communications and public relations agency and a company that delivers matching software for mentors to find the best mentees. For more information, visit http://www.efactor.com.
The EFactor Value
EFactor is a social network designed to support you as your business grows, along every step of your journey. We'll be there to congratulate you every time you win and will coach and inspire you whenever you feel frustrated by setbacks. You can count on us to connect you with the right people for you and your company and offer you the resources and talent that will help you succeed. We are highly motivated everyday people who genuinely care about our team and customers. We cheer each other on and have each other's back. We get to see our ideas come to life every single day. We're entrepreneurs, contributing our expertise to the community.
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