Category Archives: News & Events

February 1, 2015

News & Events

Monday Morning Ad Quarterback: The Best Ads of Super Bowl XLIX

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The Super Bowl gives us a chance to see the season’s two best teams go head to head as we enjoy the company of friends and family while indulging in some of our favorite eats (buffalo wings and Leinies are …

December 3, 2014

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Introducing Our 2015 Event Series: #SocialBrand15, Boot Camp, & More

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It’s hard to believe it’s that time of year! No, not the holidays. I’m talking about that other “most wonderful time of year” when we rollout our series of events designed to help marketers at organizations of all sizes build …

October 13, 2014

News & Events

Stories & Slides from the 2014 MarketingProfs B2B Forum


Last week I had the pleasure of being a part of the 2014 MarketingProfs B2B Forum in Boston. This event brings together over 800 B2B marketers from every US state and several distant countries. Keynotes included Scott Stratten, danah boyd, and …

September 29, 2014

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Social Brand Forum 2014 Recap: Speaker Slides, Photos, & More

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As the sun set last Friday, the Brand Driven team closed down another successful Social Brand Forum here in the heart of the heartland. Once again, the Midwest’s premier digital marketing event presented a bold intersection of expert content, engaging …

September 15, 2014

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Joe Chernov on the State of Inbound at Social Brand Forum 2014 (VIDEO)

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Each year, HubSpot conducts a landmark study on the State of Inbound Marketing. This year’s report dives deeper then ever before into the growth of the “Inbound” movement. Specifically, it tracks the reach of Inbound beyond the borders of marketing …

September 1, 2014

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Amy Schmittauer on Creating Better Video at Social Brand Forum 2014

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Do you want to know what’s super intimidating? Creating a video with an online video expert! And that’s exactly what Amy Schmittauer is. As the head of Vlog Boss Studios and the Savvy Sexy Social blog, Amy knows how to take your …

August 25, 2014

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Kerry O’Shea Gorgone on Marketing and Law at the Social Brand Forum

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As we get closer and closer to this year’s Social Brand Forum, we just can’t contain ourselves. That’s why we want to keep sharing Social Brand Forum sneak peek videos with you. This week, we were honored to sit down …

August 18, 2014

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Jason Falls on Digital Success at Social Brand Forum 2014 (Video)

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We are just over a month away from this year’s Social Brand Forum! In looking ahead to this exciting time, it’s also fun to look back at where this conference came from. Social Media Explorer used to do regional “Explore” …

August 13, 2014

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Connecting Our Digital Dots – Introducing Two New Sites

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Over the past couple of months (and years, really), we’ve been making changes in our organization both online and off. Today we have a final set of online updates to introduce that will further connect these digital dots.

August 4, 2014

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New Speakers + Full Agenda for Social Brand Forum 2014

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It’s hard to believe that the Social Brand Forum is less than two months away. As we get closer to this industry leading digital marketing event, we wanted to take a moment and share some special announcements including new speakers, …