The Bedford County Chamber is pleased to bring back our popular TECH THE HALLS Workshop, in partnership with Allegany College of Maryland.  Join us Tuesday, December 6th at the Bedford American Legion for a 10am-2pm program for small businesses, including catered lunch (fried chicken, parslied potatoes, garden salad, dessert and beverages), coffee and beverage service, snacks and educational materials.

Social Media Marketing 101: Empowering Small Businesses

Join our interactive training session designed specifically for small businesses. Learn the essentials of social media marketing, from platform selection to content creation and audience engagement. Equip yourself and your team with the knowledge and skills to thrive in the digital marketplace and build and maintain your business’s reputation. Don’t miss this opportunity to boost your online presence and drive success for your small business. The session will end with an interactive team building activity.

About Your Presenters:

Shauna McQuade, has guided Allegany College of Maryland’s public image, marketing, and recruitment efforts for twenty years. Shauna received her bachelor’s degree in business administration with a concentration in marketing from Towson University. She holds a Master’s in Education from Frostburg State University.

Joshua Getz is Allegany College of Maryland’s social media expert. Joshua has been managing the college’s main social platforms for the past six years. Current social platforms include Facebook, Instagram, X (formerly Twitter), Linkedin, Snapchat, Tik Tok, and YouTube. Joshua holds a bachelor’s degree in secondary education from Fairmont State University.

Justin Warnick manages creative projects for Allegany College of Maryland including web design, photography, videography, and social media advertisements. In addition, Justin assists with the creation of social media content for ACM’s platforms. Justin holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Visual Arts from Frostburg State University


$59 per person ($49 for members of the Bedford County Chamber)

Corporate table of 6 for $300 includes reserved seating and table tent recognition.

Additional Sponsorships Are Available – contact Kellie Goodman Shaffer at 814.623.2233 or email.