2020 Webinar Schedule
May 10, 2020
Join us for our series of webinars this spring. We are offering talks on a variety of topics to help you sell more fireworks or put on better fireworks shows. Sign up today to participate in our webinars for FREE.
Build an Online Fireworks Store with Shopify
Thursday, May 21 at 11am CT (1hr)
Host: Kendra Easton
Kendra will introduce you to Shopify and show you how to set up your online store. The program is very easy to use, secure, and integrates with most payment systems. Reach new customers, and sell to people before they even leave their house. Want a head start? Check out Shopify's own webinars .
Social Media and Your Retail Location
Wednesday, May 6 at 2pm CT (1hr)
Host: Sam Christensen, Content Marketing Specialist for ‘76
This roundtable will give you an overview of using social media platforms, primarily Facebook, to promote your retail presence and reach more potential customers.
SBA Programs: PPP, EIDL, and SBA Loan Debt Relief
Tuesday, May 5 at 11am CT (1hr)
Host: Thomas Yochim, Deputy District Director - SBA St. Louis Office
Questions about the CARES Act and how you can get money to help your business? Thomas will brief us on the programs and answer your questions. Can't wait? Check out the daily webinar from the Vermont SBA.
Show Design Choreography and Concepts
Tuesday, April 21 at 2pm CT (2hrs)
Hosts: Dan Haines and Peter Rogoz
Learn the theory concepts behind fireworks display design and choreography including product selection, site considerations, music selection, and logistics. This webinar has something to offer for both beginners and seasoned professionals.
Trading Up: Merchandise Your Products Like the Beer Companies Do
Friday, April 10 at 2pm CT (1hr)
Host: Jamie Scheppers, VP Administration at Scheppers Distributing Co.
Learn how to use the same techniques that the beer companies use to boost sales volume and draw customers’ attention to the trade-up options that make you more margin.