The Targeted Group’s COO Greg Gentner to Lead Session Titled “Business Focused Social Media Networking” at the CNL Lifestyle Properties Partner Summit

Orlando, FL, May 07, 2010 --( CNL Lifestyle Properties, a real estate investment trust (REIT) focused on lifestyle properties, has asked social media expert Greg Gentner to present at their Partner Relationship Summit May 5th – 7th in Orlando, Fla.

Greg Gentner, Chief Operating Officer of The Targeted Group, will lead the break out session “Business Focused Social Media Networking.” This session will give attendees the answers to the most burning questions related to social networking including what is social media networking, why should you care about it, and how do you create a strategy that positively impacts your operation.

In all, this interactive session will include insights on strategy, tools, technology, and case studies that can make a substantial impact for your company. Attendees will learn the important steps necessary to leverage the best opportunities and create a successful plan of action.

Having worked with some of the nation’s leading brands, Gentner understands the essential steps for creating social media strategies that align directly with overall business objectives. His wealth of experience has helped him become one of the leading experts in social media strategy and the operational aspects of social networking, while his financial background and analytical skills help clients determine tangible metrics to achieve maximum success.

For more information, or to request a speaking engagement by Greg Gentner, please contact The Targeted Group at 866.738.8768.

The Targeted Group helps companies drive engagement and foster communication through a combination of online communities, social media and interactive content. Their proprietary platform is a state of the art, highly modular, highly scalable community building software that allows companies to connect and deepen relationships with their target audience. For more information or to schedule a social networking strategy consultation, please contact The Targeted Group at 980-428-2797 or visit

CNL Lifestyle Properties, Inc., formerly CNL Income Properties, Inc., is a real estate investment trust that owns a portfolio of 119 properties in the United States and Canada in the lifestyle and recreation sectors. Headquartered in Orlando, Fla., CNL Lifestyle Properties specializes in the acquisition of ski and mountain lifestyle, attractions, golf, marinas and other lifestyle assets. For more information, visit

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