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New Mexico Newsletter


Get Your Business Online!

Increase Your Visibility Online & Get More Customers with Google My Business

Wednesday, March 18th 5:30pm - 8:00pm

NAWBO New Mexico is excited to announce that it has partnered with Google in its “Grow with Google” program, which is bringing us this valuable live event. In this 60 minute interactive workshop, you will learn to harness the power of Google My Business, a free tool for local businesses who want to connect with customers on Google Search and Maps. Get hands-on help creating or updating your business profile or a simple website.

In this session learn how to:

  • Create, claim or update your Business Profile on Google
  • Manage your business info across Google Search and Maps
  • Use Google My Business to connect with potential customers
  • Create a free website using the info from your Business Profile

Our Speaker: Maria Elena DuronMaria Elena Duron

Maria is a speaker for the Grow with Google partner program. She helps businesses profitably harness their personal brand, content, and referral marketing. Her wide range of clients includes hotels, restaurants, inventors, authors, and web series creators.

Maria is a guest lecturer at the University of Texas SBDC, editor-in-chief of the award winning Personal Branding Blog, and a contributing columnist for publications like Business Insider, American Business Journal, Fox Business, US News & World Report, Entrepreneur, The Huffington Post, and The Young Entrepreneurs Council. Maria was awarded the Texas Governor’s Excellence in Small Business Award and is the founder of #brandchat, a recognized online chat focused on marketing and branding. She earned her B.B.A. in marketing from Texas Tech University and graduate work at Cornell University, University of California in Davis, and University of Phoenix.

Registration for this event is now open!

  • Date: Wednesday March 18, 2020
  • Location: Embassy Suites by Hilton, 1000 Woodward Pl NE, Albuquerque NM 87102
  • Time: Registration/Networking: 5:30pm - 6:00pm
  • Dinner & Presentation: 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Cost for Members: $33, cost for Guests: $38. Use the buttons below to register and pay in advance thru PayPal (no account needed)

Member Registration

Guest Registration

Prices will increase by $5 after March 11, 2020


Online registration for NAWBO events closes the day before the event. Walk-in registrations will still be accommodated, but there will be an additional $5 charge ($10 over the regular early-bird rate). So register early!

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