From recent news about Dell and Gatorade Command
Centers* to the proper tools, measurement and strategy, this
event will explore the field of community management. Whether you're
a current community manager, an aspiring one or curious about
managing online communities, we hope you will come join us.
6:30-6:50: A talk by
Mark Coatney, Director/Media Evangelist
Mark joined Tumblr in July 2010 to help shape and grow a
community, and to guide publishers into a new and better way of
connecting with their readers. Before Tumblr, Mark was the Senior
Articles Editor at Newsweek.com, and led the news organization's
presence on social media platforms such at Twitter, Facebook, Digg,
and Tumblr. Mark has been a vocal advocate in the role of community
for publishers, journalists, and technology platforms, and will
share some of his insights and experiences with all of us.
6:50-8:00: Community Manager Panel
Moderator: Zach Seward, Outreach Editor at The
Wall Street Journal
Brian Simpson, Director of Digital Media at Vikram Chatwal
David Brown, Social Media Specialist at Etsy
Chrysanthe Tenentes, Community Manager at Foursquare
Jenn Pedde, Community Manager for MSW@USC & Co-founder
Since our first meetup in September, #CMmeetup has grown to
over 400 members connecting and learning from one another.
Our monthly meetups are open to community mangers, social
strategists, social media marketers, and others working to build
community online or off.
To learn more or join our group: http://www.meetup.com/community-managers
(Note: you will need to check in with security at the Met Life
Building. Please allow yourself enough time to do so.)