Kearney, Neb. – The future of the internet points to video content – from professional content to live social media. But using this technology to boost marketing and sales is still a challenge for many business owners. This is why GROW Nebraska is proud to announce that Ali Schwanke from Simple Strat will be presenting about harnessing video content at the 2018 MarkeTech Conference! The MarkeTech Conference, Nebraska’s premier conference on marketing and technology for businesses, will be on March 15, 2018 in Kearney, Nebraska. MarkeTech strives to make national expertise affordable and available to Nebraska’s business owners, as well as those from surrounding states.

Ali Schwanke, is part of the team at Simple Strat, a HubSpot Certified Agency Partner in Lincoln, Nebraska. As certified inbound marketers, their team has leveraged content, video, and digital mediums to successfully grow their web traffic and leads by more than 200% in the last year. Ali Schwanke is the CEO of Simple Strat and has a proven track record leading clients to marketing success. She is a member of the National Practitioner’s Council for the American Marketing Association plus an active content creator and contributor on a variety of mediums. She also co-produces a weekly podcast called “Bar Napkin Business” where she and her co-host interview local business owners and entrepreneurs about the down and dirty details of running and growing a small business.

Now, Ali is coming to MarkeTech 2018 to share her expertise with business owners from across Nebraska. In her breakout session, you will:

  • Learn why video is such a powerful catalyst for building trust and authenticity for your brand and sales professionals
  • Discover the different types of videos you should be creating for the specific stages of your sales and marketing funnel
  • Outline the resources you’ll need and when to hire an expert or do your own video in-house

Register today so you don’t miss Ali’s presentation!

Registration for MarkeTech is now open. Early bird prices are available until February 28, 2018. For more information on the conference and to purchase tickets, please visit MarkeTech is made possible by the AIM Institute and the Nebraska Department of Economic Development, and MarkeTech is a program of GROW Nebraska, a 501c3 educational nonprofit. To learn more about GROW Nebraska, visit


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