November 2015

Leveraging TripAdvisor

With guest speaker, Steven Paganelli from TripAdvisor
TripAdvisor is now the most visited travel site in the world. The site goes far beyond just restaurant and lodging reviews. It is quickly becoming the definitive travel planning website. So what should you do to get the most out of this incredible resource?
In this fast-paced and exciting presentation, you’ll learn:
  • How to best use TripAdvisor to your advantage
  • Step-by-step instructions on how to manage reviews and listings
  • How to get your attractions, activities and amenities included
  • How to add photography and what photos will help close the sale
  • How to correct or update information found on the site
Where:    SEEfilm Cinema
When:     Wednesday Nov 4th at 11:30 AM

November and Beyond

Downtown Business Community,

Please consider checking out Wednesday's lunchtime Roger Brooks seminar on TripAdvisor. Its a great way to have your customers work for you. Information is to the left. These seminars are weekly and focus on redeveolping downtown areas.

This Friday is First Friday and it may be a busy night.  Macy Gray is at the Admiral Theatre at 7:30 pm, the South Pacific has Dueling pianos  (9pm) which was standing room only last time and the Eagles hall has a big Drag Show at 8pm.

Our November DBA Membership Meeting is Tuesday, November 10 at 9:00am at the Kitsap Regional Library

November 12th will again be Kitsap Bank's Edg3 FUND live business competion, in partnership with Chambers of Commerce and GreenDrinks throughout the County. Come cheer on our own finalist, Purpose Boutique. For more information or to secure your spot, click on the ticket link above. If available, you may purchase tickets at the event. http://edg3fund2015.brownpapertickets.com/

We had a very sucessful Halloween event. Thank you to everyone who participated. We will debrief soon and get planning our 20th event! 

Winterfest is coming up soon and we will be looking for help getting the holiday lights up and planning the tree lighting, sliegh rides and other events that evening.

Soon, we hope to launch a major redesign to our website.  Here is a sneak peek. Stay tuned.

A rising tide lifts all boats

Michael Goodnow, President
Downtown Bremerton Association

DBA Members - November 2015