Take the recent news headlines of the “Burger King Baby” who was searching for her birth mother. After a quick post on Facebook, before she knew it her photo and story went viral—which ultimately lead her to her mom.
In Colorado, there are many uses of social media that can help you in your personal, private and professional lives. If you just moved here, you can find groups of people online from your home state. If you’re an avid runner, you can find running groups. For professionals, you can join an online networking group for business card exchanges and elbow-rubbing.
So in no particular order, Colorado Media Network rallies up five Colorado Networking Groups on Social Media.
Throw on your heels and get ready to mix and mingle with professional women in the Denver area. Denver Divas meets the first Tuesday of every month at a different venue. Follow them on Facebook to find out where the gals will be heading next month: Denver Divas on Facebook
2. Denver Young Professionals:It’s all in the name with this powerhouse networking group—Denver Young Professionals brings together the finest group of 20/30-something savvy business folks who also enjoy having a good time. DYP is also part of Colorado’s young professionals network which has groups in Colorado Spring, Pueblo, Boulder, Ft. Collins and Summit County.
Like Denver Young Professionals on Facebook and you can also find them on LinkedIn and Twitter.
3. Colorado parent groups on Meetup.com
We gotta say: We love Meetup.com. No matter what your interests/hobbies are, there is more than likely a group on Meetup.com that meets your needs. For parents, there are a plethora of groups in your area on Meetup.com to check out. Here's a full list of Colorado parent groups on Meetup.com.
4. Social Buzz Network
With over 1,000 members, Social Buzz Network is the home of The Denver Entrepreneur’s Meetup and a friendly place for small business owners in Metro Denver to network. Social Buzz Network is a stellar opportunity to join a group of business owners that meet to network and inspire each other to be great.
Find Social Buzz Network on Facebook and Twitter @SocialBuzzNtwk.
5. Small Business Colorado
Small Business Colorado is an open Facebook group for anyone who owns a small business…or loves to shop at them! They’re completely open with posting on the wall and sharing your products and services. What more can we say? It’s a network of over 1,000 business savvy Coloradans who support each other’s companies and really brings out a great sense of community.
Join Small Business Colorado on Facebook today. Also, visit their sister page on Facebook for Denver Entrepreneurs for upcoming events, get-togethers.
Anyway, we just wanted to show you more ways of how social media is a powerful tool and why it's so valuable for your company to be ahead of the curve and.active on the various platforms. Don't worry--we're here to help! Read more about Colorado Media Network's Social Media Services and contact us so we can begin growing your online network.