23
Date: Thursday, February 23, 2017
Time:
10:00am-11:40am PT / 1:00pm-2:40pm ET
Format: A BVR Webinar

Earn 2 CPE credits
Add this event to your calendar
Registration for this program is closed.
Purchase a Training Pack from this event*.
*Training Packs include: a complete recording and transcript with all presentation and reading materials delivered via an electronic download
Please note: CPE credit is not available through Training Packs
More information is available below

Featuring  (click image for more information)

Mark L. Zyla
CPA/ABV, CFA, ASA
Acuitas, Inc.

About This Program

What’s worth more to a business: a Tweet, a share, a like, or a dollar bill? With over 80% of businesses now using social media, understanding how social media creates value is no longer an optional skill for professional business appraisers. For technology and social media companies, the value of their network can be the most critical part of their business. Expert Mark Zyla (@MarkZyla) shares his knowledge in this engaging session that will be easy to follow and that you’ll be sure to like. #awesome #attend #BVRtraining #SocialMediaValuation

Agenda

  • Introduction
  • What is social media?
    • The social media value proposition.
  • Review of recent transactions involving social media companies.
    • Understanding the valuation metrics.
    • Recent IPOs.
    • Understand current valuation multiples.
  • How does social media create value?
    • The return on a “share”.
    • The value of a “like”.
  • Valuation metrics in technology companies.
  • Case studies
    • Facebook’s acquisition of WhatsApp.
    • Why is Twitter always a bridesmaid?
  • Conclusion: What’s Next?

Learning Objectives

  • Understand the causes of all these recent acquisitions in the social media sector
  • Learn how a multiple of 1500x revenue may not be a bubble
  • Discuss what is the value of a “like”?
  • Learn the value drivers of social media companies
  • Learn the application of traditional valuation methods to social media companies

Single Connection Policy

Admission to this event authorizes one computer and phone connection for one location. These connections may be transferred users and/or locations. Multiple concurrent connections for a single admission registration are not allowed.

Multi-User CPE Policy

Admission to this program includes one CPE certificate for one individual. Any additional listeners requesting CPE must provide a $50 processing fee assessed at the completion of the online CE survey for this course.

CPE Processing Fees may be bypassed by entering a valid, unused CPE Authorization Code (for single event purchasers) or by logging into BVR's website (for subscribers to BVR's Training Series).

Get Unlimited Access to BVR's Webinar Calendar

Get unlimited access to BVR's webinars all year long with the Training Passport™. This easy training solution provides 12 months of unparalleled access to BVR's webinars, past and future: hear from the top minds in the profession, develop your professional abilities, and earn CPE credits with ease and convenience.

Training Passport™ subscribers receive:

  • Automatic registration to all qualified webinars and training events on BVR's training calendar (up to 25 per year). For each event BVR will send you dial-in instructions automatically. All you have to do is show up.
  • Monthly emails highlighting what's ahead on our training calendar so you can better plan your professional development.
  • Access to the Desktop Learning Center™, our multimedia library of all past BVR webinars and live events. This comprehensive database includes over 100 titles dating back to 2002 from some of the best minds in the profession.

For more information on the Training Passport™ or group discounts to single events for 5 or more people, contact BVR at sales@bvresources.com

CPE Credits for Unlimited Listeners

Have as many eyes and ears take advantage of your registered connection as possible: CE credit is available for an unlimited number of listeners to any registered line. To add listeners for CE credit, please complete the Additional Listener form included on your webinar dial-in instruction email. We'll send dial-in instructions one to two days before our program, and will provide information directly to those listeners you identify approximately one hour before our program.

CPE Information

Prerequisites: Knowledge of Business Valuation
Program Level: Advanced
Preparation Required: None
Delivery Method: Group Internet-Based
Recommended CPE: 2 Credit Hours (Specialized Knowledge & Applications)


Business Valuation Resources, LLC is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website: www.learningmarket.org.

www.nasba.org
NASBA Sponsor


All BVR training events are eligible for continuing education credits from the Exit Planning Institute's Certified Exit Planning Advisor (CEPA) program. Credits are based on a 50-minute hour. Final acceptance is at the discretion of the Exit Planning Institute.

www.exit-planning-institute.org

Training Packs: Conference Recordings & Transcripts
Now delivered as an electronic download.

BVR's Training Packs are an indispensable addition to any valuation reference library. Use them as training tools as many times as you'd like, wherever you are: play them at your computer at work or home, in your car, or on your personal audio device.

Delivered as an electronic download approximately two weeks after the program has aired, each Training Pack includes:

  • Recordings and transcripts of the presentation
  • All presentation visual aids and handouts
  • All ancillary reading materials suggested by our presenters

For a complete list of available Training Packs from past webinars, click here.

Subscriber Information

Subscribers to BVR's Training Passport and BVR's Training Passport Pro are automatically registered for this event. For more information contact BVR or login to your account.

Registration for this program is not available.
Purchase a Training Pack from this event*

BVR's Satisfaction Guarantee:
Business Valuation Resources offers a 100% money-back guarantee on our training services. If you are not completely satisfied with your experience, or have any feedback, please contact Business Valuation Resources at (503) 291-7963 or cs@bvresources.com.