Chicago, IL (PRWEB) July 09, 2014
In the ever-evolving e-commerceuniverse, there’s no time like the present for business owners to refresh their ideas, set goals, and retool with the latest technologies, and MivaCon Chicago is the place to do it. In just one day, attendees will gain content-rich, actionable information geared for online retailers, and opportunities to network with e-commerce industry specialists and store owners.
Miva Merchant is well-known in the industry for hosting its e-commerce conference, MivaCon, each year in San Diego, California. On September 23rd, Miva will be holding their second event of the MivaCon Regional Series in Chicago, where attendees will learn what they need to be successful in the ever-evolving e-commerce universe. The MivaCon Regional Series will be popping up in many of the major cities across the U.S. to meet business owners and web developers in their hometowns.
Attendees will be able to hone their expertise with action-focused courses on topics on SEO, Conversion Optimization, selling on eBay and Amazon and more. Courses will also teach attendees about the latest e-commerce technology and trends, as well as how to use industry best practices.
Attendees of the MivaCon Regional Series in Chicago will learn from Keynote Speaker, John Lawson, the author of "Kick Ass Social Commerce for E-prenuers." Lawson is also the founder of ColderICE Media, an e-commerce education, training, and consultant agency, and of e-commerce site, 3rd Power Outlet. John Lawson has executed more than 300,000 online transactions, resulting in more than $25 million in sales. He is also an award-winning Social Media Strategist, a spokesperson for several corporations, a commercial television personality, and sought after Keynote Speaker, Trainer/Instructor, and conference panelist.
Online retailers will also learn steps to measure their e-commerce impact in a smarter way with innovative solutions from speakers, including Rick Wilson, President at Miva, Inc.; Brennan Heyde, VP Developer Relations at Miva, Inc. Miva; Philip Hansen, Strategy & Solutions Manager at Miva, Inc.; Zeph Dumlao, Training & Production Specialist at Miva, Inc.; and Keith Hunniford, IT Consultant and Internet Entrepreneur.
One-on-one site evaluations and networking opportunities will give attendees the advice and practical solutions from the industry’s leading professionals. At the networking events, attendees will also be able to trade stories, ideas, and strategies with each other.
MivaCon Chicago will be held on September 23, 2014, at the Hyatt Regency McCormick Place. For more information, visit the MivaCon Regional Series website at http://mivacon14.com/midwest.
About Miva Merchant:
Miva Merchant, located in San Diego, CA, is a leading e-commerce solution consisting of PA-DSS validated shopping cart software, PCI compliant e-commerce hosting, credit card processing services, and custom website design and development for businesses looking to sell online. Miva Merchant shopping cart software has been used by over 300,000 online merchants. For more information about Miva Merchant, please visit http://www.mivamerchant.com.