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Successful Connections (Pitching) Workshop – Ottumwa, IA August 14-16

August 14, 2023 @ 12:00 pm - August 16, 2023 @ 12:00 pm

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Successful Connections- Pitching To Win with Sara Broers

This 2 ½ – day workshop will help you make connections that matter. You will learn about Ottumwa, Iowa, while also learning how to pitch for success.

Sara Broers is the co-owner of the Midwest Travel Network, the CEO of Travel With Sara, the owner of Social Connections, LLC, and a published author. Sara has been in the tourism space for nine years and prides herself on helping people connect with each other. Sara was the 2019 Outstanding Iowa Individual Leader through the IEDA (Iowa Economic Development Authority), as she has helped hundreds of Iowans make connections that help businesses and tourism grow.

Your Cost: $299 (includes workshop, lodging, food and attraction tickets)

What you can expect:

Day 1:

Kick Off- 2 pm

2 Hours Workshop Time – Workshop Topics:

– Why Pitch?

– What Does A Good Pitch Look Like And Include?

Explore Ottumwa

Day 2:

3 Hours Workshop Time – Workshop Topics:

– Different Styles of Pitching And How To Use Them

– How To Incorporate Your Voice Into Your Pitch

– Turning Your Dream Pitch Into Reality

– Resources To Help You With Your Pitch

Explore Ottumwa

Day 3:

2 Hours Workshop Time – Workshop Topics:

– Writing About Your Experience In Ottumwa

– How To Use A Past Article For Pitching

– What Does A CVB Want To See And Not See In A Pitch

Let’s Pitch To Win!

Explore Ottumwa – Workshop wraps up at 1:30 pm.

You will have 7 hours of workshop time and have an opportunity to work 1/1 with Sara. The workshop is limited to 5 content creators.


August 14, 2023 @ 12:00 pm
August 16, 2023 @ 12:00 pm


Midwest Travel Network
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Meet Ottumwa
102 Church Street Ottumwa, IA
Ottumwa, IA 52501 United States
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