Troy University to present social media seminar series in Montgomery

Posted: Tuesday, 15 March 2016

MONTGOMERY - Troy University's Continuing Education Center will offer a seminar series in Montgomery designed to help business professionals navigate the fast-moving world of social media.

"Social Media for Business Professionals: A Three Part Seminar Series," will give professionals a better understanding of how to effectively use social media to communicate with the public. The seminar will take participants through the basics of launching and managing a social media platform, to more advanced skills like developing a long-term content strategy and using software to monitor multiple social platforms.

The series will be offered at TROY's Montgomery Campus on April 5, 12 and 19 from 6-8 p.m., each session inside Whitley Hall, Room 329.

The series will be taught by Matt Clower, Director of University Relations at Troy University and former award-winning journalist, who leads TROY's social media effort. In addition to his work at TROY, Clower frequently lectures and consults on the use of social media, helping businesses and organizations craft successful social media strategy. He was named a 2015 Faculty Star by the Council for the Advancement and Support of Education for his presentations on social media. Registration is $99 for the three-part series, or $45 per seminar. For more information, or to sign up, call 334-983-0005 or visit