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Growing businesses learn how use Yelp



Yelp is more than just the site were you review your latest meal, it is a community builder. On November 13, from 11:45 a.m. to 1:15 p.m. Entrepreneurs’ Organization Reno-Tahoe hosts its Lunch and Learn series at Bosma Business Center, 401 Ryland Street, in Reno, with Michael Tragash presenting How Yelp is Helping Grow the Reno Community.

Yelp is an online community designed to connect people with great local businesses. Tragash is responsible for growing the Yelp community in Reno, undertaking large-scale marketing projects, hosting Yelp events, educating business owners on tools and best practices, and managing Yelp communications including a weekly newsletter and public relations for the region’s Yelpers and businesses and events.

Tragash will speak about how businesses can utilize Yelp to develop a presence and the tools available to assist in engaging with the community.

The cost is $20 person and includes lunch. The series is open to all business owners, management staff and EO members in Reno-Tahoe. Advance registration is required. Contact Ericka Slaten at 775-527-3276 or [email protected].

EO Reno Tahoe presents this series of educational lunches to grow Nevada’s entrepreneurial spirit and bottom line business results in a continuing effort to connect entrepreneurs with the business community.

The Entrepreneurs’ Organization (EO) is a global business network of 10,000+ business owners in 131 chapters and 40 countries. Founded in 1987 by a group of young entrepreneurs, EO enables small and large business owners to learn from each other, leading to greater business success and an enriched personal life. Our vision is to build the world’s most influential entrepreneur community, which aligns with our mission of supporting entrepreneurial education and engaging entrepreneurs to learn and grow.

Miriam Hodgman
Miriam Hodgman
Miriam Hodgman is originally from San Francisco. She previously was the communications coordinator for the largest hunger-relief organization in Sonoma County, California. She has a bachelor’s degree in American history, with a minor in American Indian studies, from San Francisco State University, and has a master’s degree in public administration from Sonoma State University. She enjoys training a variety of martial arts.




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