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Laura (Gaulke) Kinnard
  • Female
  • West Des Moines, IA
  • United States

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  • Natalie McLinden
  • David Millheim
  • Becky Kinney
  • Chelsea Selvadurai
  • Tricia Rivas
  • Jessica Carbino
  • Kari Leahy
  • Bo Geigley
  • nancy  pim
  • Thomas Lashier
  • Missy Reams
  • Austin Mac Nab
  • Kyle Eason
  • Kelly Sheldon O'Byrne
  • Social Media Club Des Moines

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Latest Activity

Laura (Gaulke) Kinnard left a comment for Carmen Elliott
"Thanks for joining Carmen!! "
5 hours ago
Laura (Gaulke) Kinnard left a comment for Ryan Rohlf
"Hey Ryan,  Sorry I had not already welcomed you! Glad you attended the Applied Art Event and hope to see you at others in the future! Laura"
Jan 26
Laura (Gaulke) Kinnard is attending Megan Bannister's event

Touchdown! How Brands Can Score Big During the Super Bowl with Social Media at TBD

February 9, 2016 from 6pm to 8pm
Football season may be coming to an end, but brands need to continue engaging with their audiences year round. This Super Bowl, which commercials were best in show? And, how can companies that can’t afford the pricey commercials still engage with consumers on social media during the big game?We’ll talk to some of the top advertising, digital, and marketing professionals around Des Moines to hear their thoughts on how brands can win during the Super Bowl. Panelists include:Josh Fleming – Brand…See More
Jan 26
Laura (Gaulke) Kinnard posted a blog post

What the Chat?! Why Do People (and Should Marketers) Love LIVE Social Media?

Twitter Chats, Google Hangouts, Periscope, Meerkat, Podcasts, Live Webinars, Snapchat and (the latest, greatest live social media platform) are all bringing social back to social media through ‘real-time’ conversation. Judging by their popularity — people have been starving from a lack of interaction.Is content or…See More
Nov 12, 2015
Laura (Gaulke) Kinnard liked Dan Johnson's blog post Event Recap: The Healthcare Industry, How to Navigate the Changing Landscape
Nov 12, 2015
Laura (Gaulke) Kinnard liked Romelle H. Slaughter II's blog post The Story Behind #RealPigFarming
Nov 12, 2015
Laura (Gaulke) Kinnard liked Tyler Scott's blog post The Bow Tie Guy
Nov 12, 2015
Laura (Gaulke) Kinnard liked Neil Kokemuller's blog post Increased Digital Marketing Presence in Des Moines
Nov 12, 2015
Laura (Gaulke) Kinnard liked Casie Tindell's blog post Why Inbound Marketing Cannot Exist Without Content
Nov 12, 2015
Laura (Gaulke) Kinnard is attending Megan Bannister's event

Digital Storytelling: Beyond the Cat Video at Applied Art & Technology

November 17, 2015 from 5:30pm to 7pm
"Average" doesn't get views! Learn the components of making unique and effective videos. With photos and videos becoming an essential part of any company's digital strategy, it's important to learn the basics of creating visually appealing content that your audience will engage with. But how can you master this technique?Join us as we learn how to create the videos for social media from Applied Art & Technology, a creative digital studio that's created a variety of video media for…See More
Nov 5, 2015
Laura (Gaulke) Kinnard left a comment for Matthew Gordon
"Welcome to the club Matthew! "
Nov 5, 2015
Laura (Gaulke) Kinnard might attend Chris Snider's event

Smartphone video workshop at Meredith Hall, Drake University

October 20, 2015 from 9am to 4:30pm
Multimedia skills are more important for communication than ever. YouTube has more than 1 billion visitors a month. Twitter’s six-second video app Vine has more than 40 million users. And Facebook continues to put a huge emphasis on video (users watch 4 billion videos a day on Facebook). This hands-on course will focus on core video techniques and how to tell stories using video that you shoot on your smartphone. This is not a day of lecturing. We will learn techniques and then apply them…See More
Sep 30, 2015
Laura (Gaulke) Kinnard liked Chris Snider's event Smartphone video workshop
Sep 30, 2015
Laura (Gaulke) Kinnard liked Chris Snider's event Smartphone video workshop
Sep 30, 2015
Laura (Gaulke) Kinnard liked Sara Mulholland's event The Hashie Awards 2015
Aug 5, 2015
Laura (Gaulke) Kinnard is attending Caroline Jones's event

Get Scrappy with Social Media at Crème Cupcake

July 28, 2015 from 5:30pm to 7pm
When it comes to marketing, it’s the best of times and the worst of times. New media allows us to reach more people, build personal relationships, and deliver real value to our customers. However, budgets are tighter than ever and we’re constantly distracted by all of the shiny new things coming at us.  The answer? Get scrappy. Join Social Media Club Des Moines at Crème Cupcake on Tuesday, July 28 to hear Nick Westergaard share…See More
Jul 24, 2015

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A'Laure Marketing
Online Marketing Strategist, Brand Journalist, Social Media Trainer
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Laura (Gaulke) Kinnard's Blog

The Names Might Seem but These Ten Tools are Genius

Posted on September 2, 2014 at 12:00am 0 Comments

As a content strategist and online marketing coach, I am constantly reviewing affordable, effective and easy-to-use technology tools to plug into the online marketing and social media processes I build with small businesses, non-profits and marketing teams. As silly as their names may seem, many of these apps and software solutions make up for their names by providing great function and utility.…


Is Marketing with Facebook Still Worth It For Your Business?

Posted on June 24, 2014 at 7:30am 0 Comments

With all of the changes that Facebook has been making to their algorithm that make reaching your fan base even more difficult, some businesses may wonder if Facebook is even worth the time and money investment. However, with 1 in 4 people in the United States on Facebook, and its incredible ability to target, the question to ask might not be if you should be there, but if what you want to accomplish can be accomplished with Facebook. If not, what can you accomplish with it and what should…



Posted on June 20, 2014 at 7:30am 0 Comments

According to Forbes Magazine, one of the “The Top 7 Content Marketing Trends That Will Dominate 2014″ will be that businesses will “finally be able to define content marketing.” Another top trend will be for companies to recruit and hire the hot new marketing job title,  “Director of Content.”

If your business or organization is serious about upping…


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At 4:39pm on April 15, 2011, Nicole Haas said…
So fun to find out about this, and find people on it. No, I didn't hear that you have left. Love my new job and yes, we do need to catch up! Coffee, lunch, or after work drinks?

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