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May 6 is the next Grand Connection and it will be Double Grand! We are bringing to you two amazing publicity experts to make a difference in your PR strategy.

Publicity has proven itself the most cost-effective, lucrative and powerful tool for client attraction and retention. If you want to be the #1 influencer in your industry, you’ve got to get bigger media visibility.

Jill Lublin, (a founding GC Member) and the CEO of a strategic consulting firm, has over 25 years experience working with over 100,000 people plus national and international media. Based on her international bestseller, Guerrilla Publicity, Jill shares simple strategies doable tips and proven secrets to boost your visibility and brand awareness. Ed Katz, the Managing Principal of Katnip Marketing, a marketing and media consultancy has obtained interviews and feature articles for his clients in the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Vanity Fair and numerous television and radio spots. He himself has been interviewed on various media, business and advertising issues by The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, USA Today, MSNBC and more.

At the event, together they will be sharing:

  • Simple Strategies to Help You Go From Unknown to Newsworthy
  • Proven Secrets to Understanding What the Media Wants
  • The Top 5 Things PR Can Do For Your Business
  • PR Tactics that Boost Visibility for You and Your Brand
  • 7 Times When You Should Issue a Press Release (PR 101)

This event will be impactful and full of gems of wisdom from these leading world experts in publicity.

Join us to learn how to drive prospects to your door and profits to your pockets!

Date: May 6, 2022 (Friday)
11am – 1pm PT
2pm – 4pm ET
7pm – 9pm BST (UK) Time converter

Location: Free on Zoom (Non-members may attend 2 Grand Connections for free)

Agenda: breakout networking, expert talks, Q&A and mastermind networking 



Jill Lublin is an international speaker on the topics of Radical Influence, Publicity, Networking, Kindness and Referrals. She is the author of 4 Best Selling books including Get Noticed…Get Referrals (McGraw Hill) and co-author of Guerrilla Publicity and Networking Magic. Her latest book, Profit of Kindness went #1 in four categories. Jill is a master strategist on how to position your business for more profitability and more visibility in the marketplace. She is CEO of a strategic consulting firm and has over 25 years experience working with over 100,000 people plus national and international media. Jill teaches a virtual Publicity Crash Course, and consults and speaks all over the world. She has spoken on many stages with luminaries such as Tony Robbins. She also helps authors to create book deals with major publishers and agents, as well as obtain foreign rights deals.



Ed Katz is Managing Principal at Katnip Marketing, LLC, a marketing and media consultancy he founded in 2008 which works within the arts, B2B, B2C, entertainment, government, healthcare, legal, media, non-profit and professional services sectors. At Katnip, Ed’s award-winning work has boosted sales and enhanced the reputation and brand awareness for his clients. Ed achieves client objectives through strategic media and PR initiatives and has obtained interviews and feature articles for his clients in the New York Times, Wall Street Journal and Vanity Fair as well as numerous television, radio and print plus digital and social media nationally, regionally and locally.




You Never Know Who You Will Meet!
Members have made many lasting relationships in the group that have turned into collaborative ventures, podcast interviews, partnerships, referral partners and good clients! The opportunity is to meet with like minded businesses to share skills, receive advice and collaborate! Strategic alliances are an essential part of succeeding in your grand adventure.

What to Expect:
The Grand Connection community is a fun, welcoming group of like-minded businesses and professionals with an intention to support each other to grow and scale our businesses. At our speaker event, we curate the best of the best global speakers to provide you with timely business education and inspiration to move your business forward. You will have opportunities to connect, create, and collaborate in the warm-up networking breakouts and in the masterminds. These masterminds are small group discussions that take a deeper dive into the speaker’s topic. Please have your camera, good lighting and microphone available. Practice your short introduction ahead and have a short write-up prepared to share in the chat.

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