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Storytelling – What’s Your Story?

Posted in: Lunch and Learn, Coming Events, Video
Posted on: September 1, 2016

By Keith Klein

Tony Gnau

Storytelling – What’s Your Story?

Do any research on modern marketing and you’re bound to come across the buzz word, storytelling. Marketing pros are encouraging everyone to tell their stories.

Why? Because storytelling is far more than a buzz word. It’s a proven form of communications and a great way to help build businesses.

How does it work? By incorporating information into a compelling story, you capture the audience’s attention and make them more receptive to your message. Storytelling also helps people retain the information, and after watching something they really enjoy they tell other people about it.

All of this leads to the most powerful commodity in marketing… trust. The more people trust you, the more likely they are to buy. It’s why major brands all over the world are investing their time, effort, and money into telling better stories.

During his presentation, Tony will show you why storytelling is so effective, as well as what types of stories can help you market your business.


Picture of Storytelling Expert Tony Gnau, winner of 13 Telly Awards and several Emmy Awards
Storytelling Expert Tony Gnau, winner of 13 Telly Awards and several Emmy Awards

Tony Gnau is the Founder and Chief Storytelling Officer at T60 Productions, a video production company specializing in corporate storytelling. He has been a storyteller his entire life, writing at his local newspaper at 16-years-old. Since then, he’s gone on to win three Emmy Awards as a TV news reporter and 13 Telly Awards as a corporate video producer.

During his presentation, Tony will show you why storytelling is so effective, as well as what types of stories can help you market your business.

***ITINERARY Friday, September 30, 2016***

This is the start of the Lunch & Learn…
early arrival allows more open-networking time.
We encourage you to meet many during this time.

12:00 (Noon) – All-You-Can-Eat Buffet, including Salad Bar!
Network with great Business Owners and build strong
relationship at your table while Lunching.

12:40 Learning Presentation 
12:40 – Speaker Introduction by Ron Chandler
12:45 – Speaker Presentation by Tony Gnau
1:30 – End… or stick around to build relationships!

Your attendance at Wisconsin Business Owners means you may be shown on tape…and you’re okay with that! Please contact Keith with suggestions or questions.


Join us – RSVP now AT http://www.meetup.com/wisconsin-business-owners/events/231805139/

DOUBLE-HEADER!  Paul Neuberger, The Cold Call Coach, will be training us in how to get any appointment we want with a phone call during the Special Morning Session (prior to this Lunch & Learn).  If you would like to attend Paul’s training session, after you are done registering here for Tony’s Lunch & Learn, click on this link: http://www.meetup.com/wisconsin-business-owners/events/233370196/ for our Sept. 30th Morning Session. Each event is processed individually.

About Wisconsin Business Owners


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Check out http://www.StacyKaat.com

Mark Mullarky of Mullarky Business Systems! From 1-50 PCs, Mark is your man for Computers and Computer Networks. Learn more at http://www.MBSWI.com

Maggie Mongan of Brilliant Breakthroughs, Inc. Rocks!
Check out over 700 blog posts to simplify your business’s
profitability at http://www.BrilliantBreakthroughs.com

Greg Adlington of Next Gen Commercial Capital, LLC

Ron Chandler of Summit Investment Management, Ltd.

Lucas J. Robak of Skillset Life Coaching, LLC 

Earl Smith, Consultant / Legal Shield 

George Schroeder, 3rd Generation Custom Home Builders 

Karin Conway of KMC Marketing, LLC 

—-Thank you to our sponsors!—-


You can always get in touch with Maggie & me through the
“Contact Organizer” link on Meetup:


Keith Klein                                                            Maggie Mongan
Organizer, Wisconsin Business Owners           Co-Organizer, Wisconsin Business Owners
Owner, OnYourMark, LLC                                   Owner, Brilliant Breakthroughs, Inc.
http://www.OnYourMark.com                            http://www.BrilliantBreakthroughs.com
Google Phone: 262-820-8201                             Phone: 262-716-7750

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Join us – RSVP now AT http://www.meetup.com/wisconsin-business-owners/events/231805139/

About the author 

Keith Klein

Organizer, Wisconsin Business Owners meetup group with monthly Lunch & Learns since 2004 See my page at https://www.wisowners.com/members/profile/keith-klein-onyourmark-llc/

Founder & CEO, OnYourMark, LLChttps://www.OnYourMark.com

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