Guest speakers:  Rita Zamora, Rita Zamora Connections; and Michael Foley, PixelEra

Topic:  "Keys to Social Media Success"; and "The ODS Website-What's New?"

5.45pm: Dinner

6.00pm: Business meeting begins

6.15pm: Speaker: Michael Foley, PixelEra

6.45pm: Keynote address - Rita Zamora, Rita Zamora Connections

"Keys to Social Media Success"

Course Outline:

Over 40% of potential new patients will never consider your practice unless you provide them with ample opportunity to research you online. This goes far beyond having a traditional website. Learn what top dental practices are doing today to successfully grow their practices with social media. We will focus on specific tips and techniques to boost your efforts on the most important social media platforms. This is a non-technical seminar, yet you will walk away with secrets to grow your practice with some of the hottest dental marketing techniques available today!

Learning Objectives:

  1. Understand how social media can enhance and protect your online reputation.
  2. Define what strategies and tactics work best in creating thriving social communities.
  3. Identify the top social media platforms for marketing your practice.


Rita Zamora is an international speaker and published author on socia media marketing and online reputation. Her advice on online reputation management was published in the American Dental Association's Practical Guide to Expert Business Strategies. She graduated magna cum laude from the University of Colorado with a bachelor's degree in business and marketing and has over 20 years' experience working in the business of dentisry.

Please register your attendance by Friday, September 29, 2017. Registration for the business dinner is a member benefit of the Ottawa Dental Society and included with your membership dues.  The Ottawa Dental Society encourages 2017-2018 members to attend the business meeting.

2017 Meeting and Reception - A Night of Social Media!

  • October 12, 2017
  • 2777 Cassels Street
    Ottawa, Ontario
    K2B 6N6