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Propel Revenue Growth

December 6, 2017 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Building an Effective eCommerce Strategy to Increase Sales

The number of eCommerce transactions being done online is expected to reach $40 billion in Canada by 2019. Hosted by Isaac Wanzama, Founder and Chief Strategist for eCommerce services firm geekspeak, this workshop will help you discover how you can create an effective eCommerce strategy to connect with your customers and increase your business’ revenue.

  • Overview of eCommerce trends and opportunities for your business
  • The importance of compelling SEO content in your eCommerce strategy
  • Discover simple eCommerce tools for your website
  • Learn about the opportunities within Amazon’s online marketplace
  • Advertising campaigns on google, Facebook, and Amazon
  • Best practices for providing a great customer experience that turns browsers into buyers

Presented by Isaac Wanzama, CEO Geek Speak Inc.

 About the Presenter:

Issac Wanzama - HeadshotIsaac Wanzama Founder + Strategist GeekSpeak

Isaac Wanzama is a Sr. Strategist & Founder of geekspeak, an ecommerce services company based in Whitby. His company works with some the world’s largest retailers and manufacturers to grow online sales. A native of Toronto, Mr. Wanzama holds a degree from Ryerson University. Mr. Wanzama leads a team of ecommerce experts that includes, Writers, Translators, Designers and Project Managers dedicated to enhancing the experience of online shoppers. Founded in 2003, geekspeak[commerce] specializes in online commerce. With widely recognized expertise, geekspeak works with numerous retailers, manufacturers and content publishers. geekspeak’s present and past clients have included Wal-Mart Canada, Canadian Tire (Marks), RONA, Indigo Books & Music, Honeywell, PayPal, eBay, LOWES and many more. Mr. Wanzama’s clients rely on his near 20 years of online marketing and e-commerce expertise.

The Digital Durham program has been developed in partnership with the Town of Whitby and the Business Advisory Centre Durham to assist businesses developing economic sustainability and competitiveness and employment growth to the region.  The program is comprised of a digital assessment, workshops and access to vendors to help main street businesses harness the power of a robust digital strategy for their business.

This program is available to all businesses in Durham Region who want to develop their digital presence, online marketing strategies and technologies in order increase revenue and grow their main street business.

By participating in this program, your business receives a free digital assessment that identifies the right digital tools and technologies that can help build your presence and drive revenue growth online.


December 6, 2017
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Whitby Centennial Building
Regal Room 416 Centre Street South
Whitby, L1N 4W2 Canada


Digital Durham