Social Media 101 Workshop Held by Broward League of Cities at Fort Lauderdale Marriott North


Fort Lauderdale, FL -- (SBWIRE) -- 06/24/2014 -- The Broward League of Cities held its General Membership meeting on Thursday, June 19, 2014 for its League members, elected government officials, government management and staff at the Fort Lauderdale Marriott North. The afternoon meeting consisted of a complimentary hour-long workshop titled, “Social Media 101: Tweeting, Sharing, Liking and Hashtagging…What does it all mean?” followed by a networking reception and dinner.

Eric Rogell, Chief Strategist from Adept Public Relations, conducted the social media workshop. Considered a social media “major influencer,” Rogell applied his effective education and training to provide information on enhancing the quality of government leadership through social media. Topics covered at the workshop included a broad overview of social media outlets, Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn. The lecture outlined appropriate ways to use these channels in business as well as a basic instruction on the navigation throughout each. A short question and answer session followed immediately after.

Following the Social Media 101 workshop presentation was a networking reception program featuring guest speaker, Florida League of Cities President, P.C. Wu. Refreshments and dinner was also provided for members and attendees who elected to stay.

About Broward League of Cities
Chartered in 1957, the Broward League of Cities is a non-partisan, non-profit organization representing the 31 municipal governments and more than 120 associate government, non-profit and business organizations throughout Broward County. The organization is dedicated to increasing awareness and providing resolutions to issues that affect day-to-day operations at the city, county, state, and federal levels. For more information, visit

About Adept Public Relations
ADEPT focuses on providing strategy and public relations consulting services to public and private clients. ADEPT Strategists, LLC provides business development, strategic partnering and direct advocacy services while ADEPT Public Relations, LLC is a small, minority and woman-owned public relations firm providing strategic communications, outreach, marketing and branding services. For more information, please visit

Dana Pollitt
ADEPT Strategy & Public Relations