Tag Archives: #socialbrand12

October 22, 2012

News & Events

Social Brand Forum Recap

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Last week the first ever Social Brand Forum brought several top-notch speakers, business leaders, and marketers to the Iowa River Landing in Coralville for two days of action-packed social media learning. As we all return to the daily grind and …

October 15, 2012

News & Events

Social Brand 2012 Is Here – Last Minute Savings for You

The moment we’ve been planning for close to nine months is finally upon us. This Wednesday, the first ever Social Brand Forum kicks off at the Iowa River Landing in Eastern Iowa’s Creative Corridor. I’ve spoken about it a bit …

October 11, 2012


The Mutant Startup

We talk a lot about ‘start-ups’ but what about legacy businesses that have rich history, people, and systems but need to strike out in a new direction? This is very similar and yet very different to start-up culture. In today’s …

October 4, 2012


Inside Overblog with Founder Frederic Montagnon (Interview)

Blogging has long been the hub of the social media universe, providing a centralized platform for sharing content across social channels. In recent years, blogging has gotten even more social. Perhaps the greatest convergence of blogging and social media to …

September 20, 2012

News & Events

Social Brand Forum Releases Value-Packed Agenda

It’s hard to believe that this fall’s Social Brand Forum is just one month away. Less than 30 days until you’ll be able to see some of the biggest names in social media marketing like Ann Handley and Mack Collier …

September 13, 2012

Education / Interview

Social Media’s Impact on College Curriculum (Interview)

Social media changes the world around us nearly every day. No where is this shift more prevalent than in our higher education system as colleges and universities work to adapt and prepare students for careers in social media, content creation, …

August 31, 2012

News & Events

Social Brand 2012 Packs on Added Branding Muscle

Branding has always been an abstract concept to grasp. More challenging still is the fact that how we build brands has been forever altered by the emergence of social media. The focus of this fall’s Social Brand Forum has always …

August 9, 2012

News & Events

Social Brand 2012 Sneak Peek with Ann Handley & DJ Waldow

The excitement is building for this fall’s first ever Social Brand Forum at the Iowa River Landing! I’ve made no secret of being excited about our line-up of exceptional speakers and industry thought leaders — including the new ones we …

July 16, 2012

Email Marketing / Interview

Breaking the Rules of Email and Social Media Marketing

Email marketing is taking a page from Mark Twain. Despite obituaries from venerable sources such as as The Wall Street Journal, results from marketers in the trenches show us that these reports of email’s death are greatly exaggerated. Leading the …

July 12, 2012

News & Events

Social Brand 2012: More Brand Insights & Industry Expertise

Social Brand 2012 just got even better. I’m thrilled to share some speaking additions to our already stellar line-up. Each of these thought leaders brings incredible knowledge and perspective to Iowa’s premier social media marketing event. One is responsible for …