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September 23, 2015


JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Sept. 23, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- (NASDAQ:WWWW), a leading provider of Internet services and online marketing solutions for small businesses, will host a free Small Business Summit presented by the Sawgrass Marriott Golf Resort and Spa which is designed to help small business owners in the greater Jacksonville area learn how to successfully increase their business visibility and better market themselves online.

The Small Business Summit presented by the Sawgrass Marriott Golf Resort and Spa will take place on Friday, October 2, 2015, from 11 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. in the Clubhouse at TPC Sawgrass in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla. as part of the Tour Championship golf tournament. Experts from, Allstate and Bank of America will be on hand to share their experiences and insights with the small business attendees. Steven Strauss, USA Today senior small business columnist, will moderate the discussion and offer his extensive views on today's environment for small businesses.

"North Florida, and the Jacksonville area in particular, have seen a continued strengthening of the economic success of this region due to the exceptional efforts of our local entrepreneurs and small businesses," said Matt Rapp, executive director for the Tour Championship. "Small business owners have many competing demands on their time, foremost of which is running a business, and they don't always have the knowledge to successfully market their businesses online. So with the help of our partner, we are pleased to help local small business owners continue to prosper and grow while also having the chance to enjoy the Tour Championship experience."

Justin Leedy, director of marketing at will lead the discussion at the Small Business Summit presented by the Sawgrass Marriott Golf Resort and Spa, and will share information and tools that small business owners can use to improve their cash flow; insure their risk profile; increase their online visibility; and optimize their online marketing efforts.

Topics and content at the Small Business Summit presented by the Sawgrass Marriott Golf Resort and Spa will focus on ways small business owners can achieve a successful Internet presence, including the elements of a great website, how to determine if their website is working for them, increasing traffic to their website and business, mobile marketing, and decoding how to efficiently market their business on Google, Facebook and Twitter.

"As part of our commitment to give back to the communities we serve, we are pleased to offer this event which is focused on helping small business owners improve their business model," said Leedy. "Every day, helps millions of business owners address the challenges of building and maintaining an effective online presence that allows their businesses to grow. We expect a lively dialogue covering a range of key, timely topics that small business owners face when tackling this increasingly important digital opportunity." Through's agreement with the PGA TOUR and as umbrella sponsor of the Tour, developed the Small Business Summit seminar as a benefit to small business owners in communities across the country.

Event Details:

  • Where: The Clubhouse at TPC Sawgrass, 110 Championship Way, Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla.
  • When:Friday, October 2, 2015, registration, lunch and networking 11 a.m.; presentation will start promptly at 12 p.m. and will conclude by 2:30 p.m.
  • Cost:Attendance is free, but advanced registration is requested at
  • Social media: Twitter: @webdotcom / Facebook: / Instagram: smallbizsummit / Hashtag: #SmallBizSummit
  • All attendees will receive a complimentary ticket to the Tour Championship golf tournament and will have access to the Hospitality Tent adjacent to the 18th green

For the schedule of all 2015 Small Business Summits or for more information about this Small Business Summit, go to the Small Business Summit website, or email us at [email protected], or call 800-862-8718.

Attention Editors/News Directors: Click here to view a brief video on what it's like to attend a Small Business Summit event.

About Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:WWWW) provides a full range of Internet services to small businesses to help them compete and succeed online. is owner of several global domain registrars and further meets the needs of small businesses anywhere along their lifecycle with affordable, subscription-based solutions including website design and management, search engine optimization, online marketing campaigns, local sales leads, social media, mobile products, eCommerce solutions and call center services. To get more information, visit; follow on Twitter @webdotcom or on Facebook: For additional online marketing resources and small business networking, please visit's Small Business Summit.

About the Tour

Founded (1990), owned and operated by the PGA TOUR, the Web.Com Tour continues to identify those players who are ready to compete and win on golf's biggest stage. In 2013, the Tour became The Path to the PGA TOUR with all 50 available PGA TOUR cards coming through the Tour and the season culminating at the four-event Tour Finals. became the Tour's umbrella sponsor on June 27, 2012. A 10-year agreement (through 2021) is in place. The Tour completed its 25th year of competition in 2014. Three out of four PGA TOUR members are Tour alumni. Tour alumni have won 417 PGA TOUR titles, including 19 majors and five PLAYERS Championships. The PGA TOUR, through the efforts of its tours and their tournaments, sponsors, players and volunteers, surpassed $2 billion in charitable giving in Jan. 2014. To learn more about the PGA TOUR and Tour and to follow the season-long quest for a PGA TOUR card, visit PGATOUR.COM, Twitter, Facebook and Instagram.

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