Tag Archives: Chris Botterill

Earn more by spending less with digital marketing

This is the first in a three-part series on how companies can spend less but get more using digital marketing. By Chris Botterill Historically, companies marketed their products or services through mail campaigns, flyers, and newspaper, radio or television advertisements. … > Read More

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Eight tools to wrap up your Facebook privacy settings

By Chris Botterill Unfortunately, there’s no way to avoid Facebook knowing too much about you. But there are ways to avoid other Facebook users from knowing too much about you. Too many people believe their privacy settings are up to … > Read More

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Miracle on Baker Street comes true

The aim was to raise $20,000 for the Salvation Army’s homeless shelter project. Danielle Cardozo, with Total Country B-104 and The Drive, came up with the idea in early fall, where a group of community volunteers would stand around on … > Read More

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Facebook marketing: Quality over quantity

Marketing on Facebook requires quality posts and Likes By Chris Botterill Facebook has grown from a way to keep in touch with friends to a dynamic way for a company, organization or event to create an online brand and reach … > Read More

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Miracle on Baker Street this Friday

This Friday is forecasted to reach a brisk high of 2 °C. But that won’t stop 21 influential community leaders and Cranbrook business owners from stripping down to their Christmas undies and braving the cold to raise $20,000 in support … > Read More

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Six types of Facebook users to avoid

By Chris Botterill Most people have become a little too comfortable sharing information with their Facebook network. While someone would never talk about their recent heartbreak or uncomfortable medical condition in a room full of people, that same person doesn’t … > Read More

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Facebook may know you better than you do

By Chris Botterill Mark Zuckerberg recently announced Facebook will soon release ways to express sympathy and empathy about a post, instead of simply being able to ‘like’ it. While this will be yet another way for users to show opinions, … > Read More

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Firefighters raise $10k plus with Halloween Bash

Cranbrook Firefighters held their third annual Halloween Bash on Oct 24. Over $10,000 was raised for Muscular Dystrophy and the British Columbia Professional Fire Fighters Burn Fund. Thanks to everyone who attended and for their generosity. Once again there were … > Read More

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Second Cranbrook Thrives luncheon Sept. 30

The Cranbrook Social Planning Society will host its second of four Cranbrook Thrives luncheons on Wednesday, September 30. The luncheons are possible thanks to a grant received from the United Way East Kootenay. Focused on the needs of non-profit organizations … > Read More

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Social Planning Society serving up luncheon series

There’s something new on the menu for not-for-profit organizations in the East Kootenay this year. Taking its cue from the successful Chamber of Commerce Luncheons, the Cranbrook Social Planning Society plans to host the Cranbrook Thrives Luncheon Series, focused on … > Read More

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