ACT to Host Free Webinar: "Facebook for Insurance Professionals"


Webinar to address how independent agents can use Facebook to communicate with customers and grow their business.

ALEXANDRIA, Va., July 18, 2011 — The Independent Insurance Agents & Brokers of America’s Agents Council for Technology (ACT) will host a free one hour webinar titled “Facebook for Insurance Professionals” on Aug. 9, 2011 at 2:00 p.m. EDT.

“ACT continues to offer practical ‘how to’ webinars customized to the needs of independent agents to help them get the most benefit from using social media,” says Jeff Yates, ACT executive director. “This webinar is designed to help independent agents and brokers maximize the use of Facebook to increase customer communication, strengthen client relationships and attract new business.”

The webinar will cover how to set up a Facebook “fan page,” utilize Facebook to increase brand awareness and market share, explain how Facebook ads work and connect with clients and prospects.

TITLE:                        “Facebook for Insurance Professionals”

PARTICIPANTS:      Cindy Donaldson, Founders Insurance Group; Rick Morgan, Chair of ACT's Social Web Work Group; Jeff Yates, ACT executive director (moderator)

DATE:                        Tuesday, Aug. 9, 2011

TIME:                         2:00 – 3:00 p.m. Eastern

REGISTRATION:     Click HERE or go to

COST:                         Free