Baltimore, MD (PRWEB) April 20, 2009
Monday, April 20th is the kickoff for the 4th annual Online International Virtual Assistant Convention and web based trade show (http://www.oivac.com) to be held May 14, 15 and 16, 2009. The theme of this year's event is Everything Old Is New Again: How to Enhance Your Practice Using the Latest in Technology and Communication and features on line TV visionary Susan Solovic, of Small Business TV (http://www.sbtv.com) as Keynote Speaker. The three day, 100% virtual event perfectly blends industry leading educational sessions with open to the public networking and exhibitor halls through easy to access and use web based conferencing technology.
Virtual Assistants or VAs are independent entrepreneurs who work remotely and use the latest technology to deliver administrative, creative, managerial, technical, business back-office and/or remote personal support services to busy professionals everywhere. They are making important contributions to the growth and stability of small businesses worldwide.
"This event is very special for everyone involved in the VA industry because it brings together VA organizations and their memberships in three days of universal celebration of the best and brightest in our industry," says OIVAC Steering Committee Chair and VA industry trailblazer, Ms. Sharon Williams of http://www.The24HourSecretary.com. "We also celebrate International Virtual Assistants Day (IVADay), showcasing the accomplishments of extraordinary virtual assistants who best exemplify our creed: Dedication, Experience, Expertise and Determination to Succeed (DEEDS)."
In addition to the IVADay celebration and Ms. Solovic's keynote address, presentations will be held on social networking, fundamentals of copywriting, 1ShoppingCart, QuickBooks, Google Analytics and WordPress. OIVAC attendees will also have access to training on W3C Validation, comparative analysis and CSS. Also scheduled are product demonstrations, seminars on business planning and marketing and other informative and business enhancing topics.
The 4th Annual Online International Virtual Assistants Convention ("OIVAC"), coming to you from the Alliance for Virtual Businesses, (http://www.allianceforvirtualbiz.com) is a cost-effective, educational and web based networking experience you simply don't want to miss.
For more information on the Online International Virtual Assistant Convention or International Virtual Assistant Day, visit http://www.oivac.com.
About Online International Virtual Assistants Convention
OIVAC is an international convention of Virtual Assistants providing learning, training, networking and information-sharing experience conducive to the hectic schedules of work-at-home and virtual entrepreneurs. For more information visit the website at http://www.oivac.com.
About Alliance for Virtual Businesses
Established in June 2003, the Alliance for Virtual Businesses™ is a volunteer-directed organization, whose primary mission is to promote the growth of free enterprise between virtual assistants, entrepreneurs, small businesses, corporations, associations and other business entities. At the web site client-related case studies, industry-related demographics, interviews, media kits, PowerPoint presentations, and a wealth of other types of information are available to facilitate learning about this industry. For more information, contact Sharon Williams or visit the website at http://www.allianceforvirtualbiz.com.