About the Event

Attend Local University Advanced – Santa Monica 

Thursday, November 16th 

A full-day workshop for Internet Marketing Professionals

The top experts in Local Search under one roof with one goal… sharing everything.  

Whether you run an agency that serves brick-and-mortar businesses, work in-house for a large brand or Internet Yellow Pages publisher, or are trying to find the hottest opportunity in the bloodiest of all bleeding edges in search marketing, you won’t want to miss Local U Advanced Training where industry thought leaders will be presenting all new content.

These sessions will be action-packed, presented at an advanced level and feature ALL of the most up-to-date information about what’s working and what’s not in Local Search Engine Optimization. Join Darren Shaw, Will Scott, Mary Bowling, Joy Hawkins, Mike Blumenthal, Joel Headley, Mike Ramsey, Aaron Weiche, Ed Reese, Marissa Nordahl and more for a great day.

Local University Advanced: Santa Monica will take place on Thursday November 16th, 2017 from 8:00am – 4:00pm at the Santa Monica Bay Woman’s Club.

Coffee and lunch is included.

Watch the video below to learn more:

Capacity is limited, so sign up today!

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Here’s what Local U attendees have to say:


JJ Workman


Marissa Nordahl


Mary Bowling

Ignitor Digital

Darren Shaw


Joy Hawkins

Sterling Sky

Tine Reese

JEB Commerce

Megan Hannay


Joel Headley


Mike Blumenthal

Local University

Ed Reese

JEB Commerce

Will Scott

Search Influence

Mike Ramsey

Nifty Marketing

Allyson Wright


Aaron Weiche

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  • 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

    Happy Hour at PatientPop HQ

    Come join the Local U faculty at PatientPop to enjoy some light refreshements and drinks. Meet other attendees and get a glimpse of life at this silicon beach company. PatientPop is located at 214 Wilshire Blvd, Santa Monica CA. Entrance on 2nd street in next to the Hillstone restaurant.



For more Information contact: mblumenthal@localu.org

Santa Monica Women’s Club
1210 Fourth Street
Santa Monica, CA 90401

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Limited Capacity. Register Today!

Refunds, for any reason, can only be made up to two weeks prior to the event.

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We will be staying at the Marriott Courtyard Santa Monica and have negotiated a nightly room rate of $220 if booked by November 2nd. Book now.

Courtyard Santa Monica

  • Free High Speed Internet
  • Fitness Center
  • Pool

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Local University has run dozens of events and helped thousands of business owners across the US and Canada since 2009.