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Selah Abrams

An international entertainment industry entrepreneur, former sound mixer for Cash Money and No Limit Records; Abrams grew a startup retail and wholesale clothing line from $1800 to several million in annual retail sales, franchised retail locations, and online sales before "e-commerce" was a foregone conclusion. Currently, Abrams works for Turner Studios (post-production house for the Turner Networks, CNN and outside clients), and managing an international entertainment promotions and production company, with locations in Atlanta, Germany, and South Africa.


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Natalie Aho

I am a Communications Consultant for several organizations including the Center for Congregational Health, the Associated Baptist Press, and Alabama Cooperative Baptist Fellowship. I have a BS in Education from Baylor University and am earning my Masters of Science in Interactive Communications online through Quinnipiac University in New Haven, Connecticut. My husband, Chris, is the Pastor of Hillcrest Baptist Church in Mobile, AL. We have a three year old son who keeps us grounded and laughing.


Mike Alvear

Social Media Consultant, Creative Loafing columnist and Huffington Post Blogger. Mike helps small businesses across the country set up their social media strategies. He has written numerous marketing strategy articles for Adweek, Mediaweek, and Marketing Age and teaches monthly blogging workshops for Atlanta entrepreneurs. 


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Andrea Amir

Location ÜT: 33.929012,-84.272694


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Extras Casting Atlanta

We started as independent contractors in 2002 and have been doing it ever since. Patrick Ingram, Janel Bersabal, Nathan Wright and Adam Rosenberg comprise of Extras Casting Atlanta. 






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Trevor Beemon

Over the past few years I have seen the world of social media and social networking explode in popularity, and wanted to be a part of it. Since then, I have represented several institutions/businesses on various social websites including facebook, MySpace, YouTube, Twitter, Flickr, as well as several blogs. It is very important to me to make sure that I provide a fun and engaging atmosphere on the pages I maintain while still giving users important information about the services the company/organization provides. I accomplish this by engaging members in discussion, posting relevant articles an… Read more

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John Beisner

John Beisner has over 20 years of experience leading sales and services organizations  in technology consulting, software, payment processing and financial services.  He leads the strategic growth of Twitpay as it pioneers social commerce.  He has been with Twitpay from inception to the addition of over 50 clients.  

Prior to Twitpay, John was responsible for Client Services with Silverpop where he oversaw customization services for over 200 of their largest clients.  John's payment processing career spans both CheckFree (Fiserv) and Harbor Payments where he lead software implementation practic…

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Glenn Bolton

Hip-Hop historian, music technologist and founder of the original socially conscious band “Stetsasonic;" Daddy-O is a living Hip-Hop legend and one of the most influential voices in trending digital media.

Hailing from Brooklyn, New York,
Daddy-O has conquered the music industry not only as an artist, but as a mogul that helped launch industry heavyweights Mary J. Blige, Red Hot Chilli Peppers, Keith Richards, Sonic Youth and They Might Be Giants. As an executive, Daddy-O’s work began in 1995 with Universal Records where he was responsible for artist discovery and development. While … Read more

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Dorothéa Bozicolona-Volpe

Social Media & Branding consultant tha teaches marketers how to measure, optimize and build current new media efforts to increase value and develop strong relationships between brands and fans. Avid skateboarder who tweets to relax. Clients include Ryan Seacrest Productions, Chrysler, Cingular Wireless (AT&T), Georgia Tech, InterContinental Hotels Group, Mercer, Ogilvy & Mather, Reader’s Digest, Qualcomm, Turner Network Television.






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Lisa Calhoun

Write2Market CEO, Lisa Calhoun is proud to have helped dozens of companies break their first Wall Street Journal article and reap the rewards of well deserved recognition. Lisa received her MBA from University of Texas with honors in 2003, the same year she launched Write2Market. The firm has been recognized by Wall Street Journal, Inc., Entrepreneur, and USA Today for its innovative approach to publicity. Lisa is also a frequent guest columnist, speaker and author, and is president of the Atlanta Chapter of Entrepreneur’s Organization, a global network of 7,000 entrepreneurs in 38 countries…

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Amani Channel, MA

Amani Channel is a specialist in traditional and digital media. During his career he's worked as a news reporter, content/community manager, media consultant, and he's an award-winning video producer. He currently serves as a Sr. Producer at KEF Media, a company that specializes in broadcast PR. Channel has worked with brands and organizations that include Coca-Cola, Hershey's, Chick-fil-A, Popeyes, Masterbuilt, Kennesaw State University, the School of Audio Engineering, and Hillsborough Community College to mention a few.
During his broadcasting career, Channel's content, commentaries, and rep…

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Ayoka Chenzira

@Ayoka Chenzira (Ayo) is one of the first African American women to write, produce and direct a 35mm feature film, Alma’s Rainbow. Her films and digital media projects have been exhibited internationally. Ayoka is also the first African American female animator. When she's not partnering up with acclaimed best-selling author Pearl Cleage to bring her novels to the screen, in what has been dubbed The Pearl Cleage Film Project, filmmaker and professor Ayoka Chenzira is developing an innovative sci-fi multimedia (film, gaming, social media) project called HERadventure.

In addition to th…

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Caleb Clark

Caleb Clark is an Atlanta native, software engineer, and serial entrepreneur who is leading the drive to uncover the science behind fan engagement. Caleb started Mobilization Labs in late 2005 under the name "WeTheCitizens" with a vision to build a grassoots mobilization platform that could rival the growing influence of big-money politics. The company’s first product, Wildfire Platform, has transformed how campaigns of all sizes -- Presidential, gubernatorial, and congressional campaigns -- recruited and mobilized volunteers and donors.

Caleb has led Mobilization Labs through three funding r…

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Wendy Clark

Wendy Clark

The Coca-Cola Company

Senior Vice President, Integrated Marketing Communications and Capabilities

Wendy Clark joined The Coca-Cola Company in September 2008 as senior vice president, integrated marketing communications and capabilities.  In her role, Clark oversees global design, content excellence, media connections, interactive and community marketing, experiential marketing and partnerships and continued advancement of marketing capability development at The Coca-Cola Company.

Under Wendy’s guidance, her team has achieved a great deal during her time at the Company, includin…

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Marcel Crudele

Marcel has more than 12 years experience building, implementing and managing enterprise-level solutions in a diverse collection of industries. As President and Founder of Soket, a SaaS-based command center that provides a single place for local organizations and their PR and marketing agencies to orchestrate their web presences, he oversees operations, business development and product management. Prior to Soket, Marcel founded innerEcho, a business and technology consulting firm he lead for 6 years until he sold it in 2008. He has a B.S. in Physics from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and a M…

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Jason Deegan

Derived from years of technology consulting, Jason understands how to quickly identify and deliver solutions based on user feedback. As Product Manager for Teledini, he intermixes his years of software development and management with a splash of creativity. That trilogy of expertise makes him uniquely qualified to lead Teledini's product direction.


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Mickey Desai

Mickey Desai's career path has wound its way into and out of the corporate sector. As an entrepreneur, Desai founded The Nonprofit Snapshot, a micro-assessment and dashboard for nonprofit organizations.  Most recently, he co-founded Cherry Belly, LLC to create a different offering of online games, referring to this startup endeavor as "the most fun and frightening thing I've ever done."  Desai remains active in the nonprofit world, currently serving on the Georgia River Network board of directors, and advising nonprofits on their management practices.



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Masha Dowell

Owner of Global Culture Science Brands (www.globalculturescience.com), Filmmaker (director/actor/writer), and global advocate. On the boards of Women In Film & TV of Atlanta, and the United Nations Association of Atlanta. Interested in social media and how it connects people cross culturally. Multicultural Track Leader for Digital Atlanta 2011. On Twitter @Culturatist .





Brandon Eley

Brandon Eley is an Interactive Director, entrepreneur, author, and professional speaker with over 11 years of experience in online marketing and e-commerce from both the perspective of an e-commerce retailer and a consultant. As the Interactive Director for Kelsey Advertising & Design, Brandon oversees interactive projects, online marketing campaigns and information architecture.

He is the co-author of "Online Marketing Inside Out," and writer/editor of the SitePoint Tribune email newsletter that reaches over 200,000 web professionals weekly. Brandon is the founder and President of 2BigFeet.c…

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Chad Elkins

Media/Social TV Track

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Denise Elsbree

Denise Evans Elsbree is Chief Executive  of Trio media group which is a full-service advertising, PR, interactive and new media company. Trio also has a full TV/Film production division that produces HealthWatchMD as well as other entertainment projects.  Denise advises clients on social media strategies with LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter, Google Plus and blogging to increase brand strength and sales. Denise is an experienced technology leader, having founded and sold StayOnline.net – a company that became the largest wireless internet company in the hospitality industry. She is a fully immersed…

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Allison Fabella

Allison is the SEO Manager/Social Media Manager at the Atlanta Journal-Constitution. There she manages search marketing and social media strategies for AJC websites including ajc.com, accessatlanta, ajchomes.com, ajccars.com, and others. Allison is also a founding member and VP of Programming, SEMPO Atlanta.



Jeff Funk

Jeff Funk is an Emmy, Promax, and Addy Award-Winning Writer, Producer, Multi-Platform Content Creator, Coach and Speaker. He's experienced in executing strategic communications as well as content that magnify brand recognition across multiple media platforms (TV, Online, Radio, SMS, Multimedia, Print) and is responsible for brand activations that generate revenue, bolster viewer engagement, ratings as well as streamline sales workflow processes for The CNN News Group, Hearst-Argyle TV, The Turner Entertainment Network and Tribune Broadcasting.

He’s currently the Creative Director for …

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Hollis Gillespie

Iconic Atlanta writer, small business owner, back page columnist & blogger for Atlanta Magazine. Hollis runs Atlanta's largest writing school, The Shocking Real Life Writing Academy.  She has honed her social media skills to the point that it is the only marketing she uses to promote her academy. You'll never say, "But I have nothing interesting to write" when she's around.


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Roberto Gomez

As a leading marketing strategist, Roberto Gomez leverages over 20 years ofexperience in multicultural cross-channel consumer marketing, interactivemedia (mobile - social - web) and promotional-print management solutions. Askill sets that is helping and inspiring clients to obtain and retain their businessleadership in both general and culturally influence markets, buy connecting atmultiple touch points with extreme market strategies that build relationships,and impact decision .



Minister Derrick Grayson

Minister of the Electrik Church and much-sought after speaker with a fresh word for today's issues. Grayson's youtube channel, TMOTOFGA, boasts 4900 subscribers. On weekends, Derrick loves to embody Jimmy Hendricks on the stage with his band, The AXIS Experience. Grayson is a talented Network Programmer for MARTA.



David Haan

Dave Haan of Creative Circus has spent three decades in and around the advertising industry. He is a student of advertising history and has accumulated quite a few war stories of his own during long stints with FCB, McCann Erickson and Frankel (the finest Sales Promotion company ever) and postings in Chicago, Toronto, New York, San Francisco, Detroit and LA. Dave has had the pleasure (and he means that) of working with Coors, Molson, Mazda, General Mills, Nestle, S.C. Johnson, Sunkist, Visa, Dreyer’s, Clorox and Zicam. Dave has a Master’s in Advertising from Michigan State and has taught Adver…

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Eric Holden

Visual Media and Digital Branding Expert self-proclaimed Atlanta native. Eric uses his own unique, artistic style to break the mold and redefine contemporary visual media. After working with several start-ups, Eric created his own interactive design agency, Digital Coffee, in 2005. Over the years Eric's work has reached a wide range of companies and audiences, developing pieces for the prestigious LucasArts Productions and Blizzard Entertainment, for AAA and Michael Mauldin's Fastlife 360, as well as numerous musicians and syndicated television series. He is a staunch proponent that the messag… Read more


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Tiffani Howard

Tiffani Howard is the Founder and  President of Stimulate America INC , a Georgia Non-Profit organization which addresses the economic challenges of American citizens by providing resources to assist them in their recovery. 


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Dan Israel

Digital Strategy Lead

Dan advises retailers, financial institutions and consumer packaged goods companies on the creation of emerging digital experiences. Concepts have included: designing seamless engagements between physical locations and digital experiences, determining what the right contextually relevant content is and how it should be rendered on various touch-points, creating innovative ways to integrate a brand into the lifestyle of the customer, developing mobile wallet experiences and everything in between.


Dan is a steadfast source of thought leadership on digital experiences f…

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Company SapientNitro


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Marshall Seese Jr

Marshall Seese, Jr. is the Founder & CEO of Mowgli, LLC, an Atlanta-based social gaming company.  Marshall is an experienced entrepreneur with a background in music, technology, and law. He earned a law degree from the University of Michigan and after starting his career with the preeminent technology law firm Morris, Manning & Martin LLP in Atlanta, GA, became a founding partner of BCLS Legal, also in Atlanta.

In late 2008, Marshall sold his stake in BCLS and joined The North Highland Company as their lead Corporate Counsel. Marshall has since left North Highland to focus full-time on Mowgli…

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James Kelley

I am Director of Digital Strategy at h2b creative, full service advertising and PR firm in Chattanooga, TN and Dalton, GA. I currently manage clients in the development of social, mobile, and website initiatives. I specialize in Social Media Strategy and certified in Social CRM.
Company h2b creative
Position Digital Strategy
Location Dalton, GA
URL h2bcreative.com


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Natalie Keng

Natalie Keng, Founder/Owner of Chinese Southern Belle LLC and Atlanta native, managed the family restaurant business then graduated from Vassar College (B.A. Asian Studies) and Harvard University (M.P.P. Management and Policy). Before starting her own business, Ms. Keng led corporate diversity training, strategic marketing teams for Fortune 500 companies and served in public office. Through hands-on cooking demos, market tours and promotional events, Chinese Southern Belle merges the best of culinary delights, practical tips entertainment and cultural exploration! Chinese Southern Belle is reg…

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Dr. Kendra King

Dr. Kendra A. King is a sought-after political thinker and commentator on political and spiritual leadership, Hip Hop politics and culture, African-American politics, the Black church, and leadership training and development. She is an Associate Professor of Politics at Oglethorpe University and the Director of the Rich Foundation Urban Program. She instructs both undergraduate and graduate courses on American Politics, Political Theory, African-American Politics, and Urban Politics. Dr King’s newest course, The Politics of Hip Hop, is generating plenty of buzz on and off campus.

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Jessica Kirkwood

Interested in social media for social good & nonprofit technology. Marathon butterfly swimmer. Interested in keeping things sparky.On Twitter @HeyJK.
Company Social People
Position Digital Strategist
Location Atlanta, Georgia


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Danica Kombol

Danica Kombol is the founder of the Everywhere Agency, a leading social media marketing firm with clients such as Macy’s, Cox Communications, Imax and Coca-Cola. Everywhere holds the Guinness Record for the “most widespread social marketing message” as a result of their social good campaign, #BeatCancer. As a Social Media marketer, Danica draws on her extensive background as a television producer and public relations executive. She began her career at Sesame Workshop where she was involved in the international versions of Sesame Street. She went on to become a successful television produ… Read more
Company Everywhere
Position President
Location Atlanta, GA
URL http://www.beEverywhere.tv


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Garrett Kuk

Garrett is Social Media Strategy Partner with Speakeasy Media and helps small- and medium-sized businesses to develop & implement impactful social media strategy. He is a social media early adopter and excels at helping businesses grow and differentiate themselves via online presence and meaningful customer engagement. He is a Mailchimp Expert and is a member of PRSA Georgia, Social Media Club of Atlanta, and the Notre Dame Club of Atlanta. Previously, he has presented to Atlanta's Social Media Club, the University of Notre Dame Alumni Senate, and the University of Arizona's Sports Commu… Read more

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Renu Kulkarni

Renu Kulkarni is Founder and Executive Director, FutureMedia℠ at the Georgia Institute of Technology.  FutureMedia is an interdisciplinary research and economic growth program that explores, enables, and transforms new ways of how Content is Created, Distributed and Consumed.  Our charter is to connect universities, venture capitalists, entrepreneurs, non-profits, and industry to create an open innovation ecosystem to leverage and build upon existing world-class efforts at Georgia Tech and that of our partners in Georgia and worldwide.   FutureMedia supports the GT Research Institute (GTRI),…

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Erik Larson

Erik Larson is the Senior Project Manager of Social Media Strategy at AT&T- click here for more details.


John Lawson

Named Small Business Influencer Champion by Small Biz Trends and Saviest in Social Media by Startup Nation, John Lawson, formally of Accenture consulting, today is an Ecommerce Business CEO, International Business Keynote Speaker, Award-winning Social Media Strategist, an American Express Featured Business and Commercial TV Personality and appeared on Fox News. Small Business Influencer - Champion Saviest in Social Media - Award Winner American Express Open Forum Contributor Amex Featured Business Platinum eBay Social Media Power Seller PowerRetail Online Writer John in the American Express TV… Read more


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Emma Loggins

Emma Loggins is a web designer and developer, entertainment blogger and social media coach. She is the founder and creative director of Excite Creative Studios, where she provides a one stop shop for all of her clients' digital marketing needs - helping them create a loyal and excited fan following.

She has a Bachelors and Masters Degree Degree in Multimedia and Web Design from the Art Institute of Pittsburgh where she graduated with a 4.0 GPA and received the "Best in Show" award for her field, and in 2009, she received her MFA in Computer Arts and New Media at the Academy of Art in San Franc… Read more
Company FanBolt
Position Editor / Blogger
URL http://www.fanbolt.com


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Mike Lorey

Mike Lorey is an Atlanta-based creative professional and fermentation fanatic. His creative services company Rationally Creative showcases his passions for small business, local food/drink, and sustainability. He’s also a Crop Mob Georgia Founder & Mob Boss, member of the Georgia Organics Communication Committee, and starting a Meadery called Obec Medovina.

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Christien Louviere

Christien Louviere has over 8 years of experience in sales effectiveness strategies and emerging media technologies for Fortune 1000 brands.  Currently, he is Director of Business Development at Vitrue, a social media technology company and is also the co-founder of SalesLoom, which helps brands with their sales operations and technology needs. Christien has also been a featured writer for the American Express OPEN Forum and Brazen Careerist.




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Blair MacIntyre

Blair MacIntyre is an Associate Professor in the School of Interactive Computing at the Georgia Tech, where he’s directed the GVU Center's Augmented Environments Lab for over 10 years. He has conducted Augmented Reality research since 1991, with the goal of understanding AR’s potential as a new medium for games, entertainment, education and work. He has collaborated on a variety of AR projects over the years, focusing in the past five years on handheld AR game design, interaction and evaluation. Dr. MacIntyre leads the Qualcomm AR Game Studio and Argon AR Platform projects at Georgia Tech. His…

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Mandy Mahoney

Mandy is passionate about Sustainability with a special focus on sustainable agriculture. Serving on the board of Georgia Organics, allows her to support the sustainable food movement which includes local farmers, restauranteurs and even a couple of chickens who lay beautiful eggs.

During the day, Mandy is the Director of Management and Strategy for the Southeast Energy Efficiency Alliance in Atlanta, Ga. She will focus on organizational structure, capacity and processes at the organization.

Prior to this role, she was Director of Sustainability for the City of Atlanta. Under Mandy’s dire…

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Stephanie True Moss

Stephanie blogs about QR Codes and the opportunity they give to link anything printed with the mobile web. The experience can be rich and worth sharing if done well! When not blogging and tweeting about QR Codes, Stephanie design online experiences, marketing collateral as well as books and magazines. Follow Stephanie on Twitter: @truemc and @QRmedia

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Jenny Munn

Jenny Munn is a Senior SEO Consultant and owner of The Munn Group. The Munn Group specializes in driving more traffic and conversions to digital marketing sales funnels . TMG consults with in-house marketing managers, agencies, and small-mid size businesses. Jenny has taught SEO at WordCamp Atlanta, Digital Atlanta, Solo PR Summit, Business Marketing Association, Atlanta Tech Village, and various content marketing and social media organizations.
Company The Munn Group
Position SEO Consultant
URL jennymunn.com


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Anne Murray

Anne Murray serves Southwest Airlines as the Senior Director of Marketing Communications. Anne leads the company’s Marketing Integration efforts ensuring collaboration and consistency of communication priorities. She oversees the Brand Engagement, National Strategic Partnerships and Social Marketing teams that drive Customer Engagement for the Southwest brand.


In her twenty year history with Southwest, Anne has served in a number of Marketing leadership positions including Online Marketing, Advertising, Sports Marketing, and Promotions.  She is a passionate and innovative brand marketer an…

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Brandy Nagel

Company Georgia Tech
Position Research Faculty and Entrepreneur Educator


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Octavia Nasr

Octavia E. Nasr is the founder of Bridges Media Consulting and Editor of OctaviaNasr.com. She dedicates a large portion of her time to writing, providing commentary, and lecturing on Middle East politics and current affairs. Her expertise also engulfs the marriage between social and traditional media with a focus on employing social media in newsgathering and reporting. You can find her online at http://octavianasr.com


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Michael Nealis

Interactive Strategy Coordinator @PointsofLight & @HandsOnNetwork. On Twitter @MikeNealis.


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Nick Nelson

Nick F. Nelson serves as Principal and Chief Marketing Officer (CMO) of LiquidSoul Media (LSM). As CMO, Nelson is responsible for the company's marketingoperations including strategy, creative design and account services. An expert inmulticultural lifestyles, Nelson has become a trusted advisor for those looking tofind impactful ways to target multicultural consumers leveraging non-traditionalmediums.



Trish Nettleship

Trish Nettleship leads the AT&T Business Marketing organization social media efforts. She has spent the better part of her career helping business customers succeed. Previously supporting Small Businesses with a resource portal to help them increase productivity and grow their business, she ventured into social media with her role in small business marketing. But it wasn’t until 2009 when AT&T turned its social media eye to the B2B space that Trish took on a much larger role in social media within the B2B marketing organization.

Trish has held various marketing roles from social media, digital …

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Andisheh Nouraee

Andisheh Nouraee is a writer for CARE, one of the world’s largest humanitarian aid agencies, and a former columnist and illustrator for Creative Loafing, an alt-weekly newspaper in Atlanta. His book Americapedia: Taking The Dumb Out Of Freedom was published in July. www.Andisheh.com


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Harry Palles

Harry N. Palles is a seasoned business executive with over 20 years technology executive management and sales experience in Atlanta.  Before joining Rocket Dispatch as CEO, he has held positions in various large and small organizations including IBM Global Services, Unisys, Bank of America, Derivion, FirstView and Harbor Payments, an American Express Company.  Harry earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Finance and a Master of Business Administration degree from Louisiana State University.  


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Ashley Payne

Ashley Payne is the Manager of Digital Media at Georgia Aquarium- click here for more details. 




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Zach Pousman

Zach Pousman is a digital innovator and strategist. Zach helps companies decide on what to tackle and, depending on the project, leads agency and client teams to build products or launch the service. Zach takes an ethnographic approach to understanding customers and their behaviors. It’s a delicate balance: become an insider, accepted by the community, while at the same time retaining the outside perspective. Zach’s favorite design tools are a marker and a whiteboard.

Zach is a graduate of the University of Chicago and holds a Master's degree in Human-Computer Interaction from Georgia Tech.… Read more
Company Thinky.org
Position Principal
URL http://www.thinky.org



Ronnie Ramos

Ronnie Ramos is the Managing Director of Digital Communications at the NCAA. http://www.linkedin.com/in/ronnieramos





Sue Ellen Reager

Translation Software Programmer and the patented inventor of a language software bridge that enables computer applications for 200 languages and dialects used by Cisco Systems, Intel, Telecom Italia, MItel, Bell Canada and others. Winner of the Innovation Award. Reager speaks 10 languages. Currently, Reager is the leader in development of the “Go Global Supersite”, preparing to launch in early 2012. This Super-website is built to house over 350,000 businesses and contains 11 software, many of which are free. The Supersite will help thousands of business entrepreneurs, software developers,… Read more


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David Reeves

David Reeves builds bridges between man and machine. His notable background in psychology and biology affords him a unique behavior-centric perspective of the mobile technology landscape. As CEO of Romp Interactive, Reeves is a leading mobile strategist for many Fortune 500 companies and non-profits including AT&T, GlaxoSmithKline, 20th Century Fox, and the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society.

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Adam Rice

Adam is a co-founder of Looxii (look-see), a social media analytics startup based in Atlanta, Georgia. His daily routine is never really the same, but almost always includes handling business development, providing customer support, designing/tweaking user interfaces, and dreaming about crazy social media reports. Fundamentally, he is a design geek with creds from Georgia Tech (MS in Digital Media) and a healthy obsession with tacos. You can usually spot him zipping around the ATL by bike to meet with clients and colleagues.







Besha Rodell

Besha Rodell has been Creative Loafing's Food Editor and main restaurant critic since early 2006. Before that she was the restaurant columnist for the Raleigh/Durham Independent Weekly. She also worked for years as a cook, waitress and manager in some of New York and North Carolina's best restaurants. * - 2011 Association of Food Journalists, 1st place, Best Food Essay, all circulations, "Around the Clock at Waffle House". * - 2007 Association of Food Journalists, 3rd place, Restaurant Criticism, all circulations. * - 2007 Association of Food Journalists, 3rd place, Best Newspaper Food… Read more


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David Rollo

David began his career as a New Product Marketing Manager for the Canadian division of Apple Computers. He is seasoned in leading departments, setting strategies and demanding immediate results from himself and those around him. David quickly showed his expertise in the digital world by increasing online store sales and site traffic for The Home Depot and enriching the interactive user experience for Delta Airlines before joining 22squared in May 2008. He brings his experience from working with brands like UPS, Earthlink, Sabre Travel Systems, Coca-Cola, Durex, and Beazer Homes with him and ha…

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Melanie Jean Romanaux

My team of social media specialists will help you create a strategic approach to social media in order to achieve your overall business goals. Need better customer service channels? Social media will work well for that. Want a community to spread your message for you? Social media can help you identify influencers who will tell others who you are. Need to establish yourself as a thought leader and expert? Use social media strategically to get your name out there in the right places with media-rich content! Whew - how can we help you? Ask us any social media question you have at fb.com/somed… Read more


Miriam Salpeter

Owner and founder of Keppie Careers, a coaching and consulting firm helping job seekers and entrepreneurs leverage social media and other tools to achieve their goals. Major media outlets, including The Wall Street Journal and the New York Times and others have quoted her advice. In addition to her own blog, Miriam writes for U.S. News & World Report’s “On Careers” column. Her book, "Social Networking for Career Success" is available via Amazon or your favorite bookseller. CNN named Miriam to their list of "top 10 Job Tweeters you should be following".




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Joellyn (Joey) Sargent

Joellyn (Joey) Sargent is principal of BrandSprout LLC, an Atlanta-based marketing consulting firm. A passionate advocate of entrepreneurship, Joey has founded 3 companies, was a key executive with two start-ups and has worked for Fortune 500 companies including UPS. Drawing on her global leadership experience in branding, strategy, communications and product management, Joey merges traditional marketing with technology, social media and digital strategies for maximum impact. Joey has presented from Vancouver to Barcelona and has been quoted by Fox Business, Huffington Post, and Social Media … Read more

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Russ Sauvé

Russ guides interactive marketing for the Fox Theatre including; search, retargeting, social media, email marketing, and onsite digital signage. Prior to joining the Fox, Russ was the Event Services Manager for The Cobb Galleria in Atlanta, Georgia, and Theatre Manager for The Classic Center in Athens, Georgia. Outside of the Fox Russ is passionate about craft beer, delicious food, Las Vegas, music, and the Georgia Bulldogs.
Company Fox Theatre
Position eCommerce & Social Media Manager
Location Atlanta, Georgia
URL http://foxtheatre.org/


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Jenny Schmitt

Communications Strategist | Silo Slayer | Speaker | Organizational 'Unstucker' | Conversation Starter | Fierce Redhead | First Employee at CloudSpark

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Scott Seeke

Scott Seeke is Pastor of The River Church in Alpharetta, where the worship and his messages are often enhanced by popular music, television and film. A writer for print and screen, he is best known for cowriting Get Low, a 2010 Sony Classics picture starring Robert Duvall, Bill Murray and Sissy Spacek, Scott is also a speaker on writing, faith, and sometimes both. You can find Scott on Twitter, Facebook, and his blog Script and Scripture, where he explores faith in popular media. Scott lives in Alpharetta with his wife and their two children.

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Steven Shapiro

I am a certified Project Management Professional. I am a detail-oriented, hard working, funny, tech-savvy, green geek that seeks out challenges to overcome. I see obstacles as an opportunity to deliver the impossible.



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Mollie Spilman

Mollie Spilman is the senior vice president, and head of Americas marketing at Yahoo!.  Spilman is responsible for developing the strategy for b2c and b2b marketing for North America and Latin America that drives user and advertiser engagement. Spilman has spent over 20 years in the media business and has held key leadership positions, including a five year stint at Advertising.com, both pre and post AOL acquisition, where she held the role of Chief Sales & Marketing Officer.  She has also held senior positions at various other media companies including Time Warner, Meredith Corporation and Di…

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Glenn Stegall

Glenn Stegall is the Head of Services for Gabacus, where he oversees client training and support. He is a social media enthusiast and political activist. As a student at UGA, Glenn ran for mayor of Athens, GA. In the yearlong campaign he helped organize an education initiative that resulted in a $500,000 grant from the U.S. Department of Education. He won the distinction as the youngest candidate to qualify for mayor in Athens history. As Head of Services for Gabacus, Glenn continues to work with local government and police departments around the country to improve public safety.


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Adam Steinberg

Adam Steinberg is co-founder of PlacePunch, where he is responsible for product management, marketing and sales. At PlacePunch, Steinberg has worked with top global brands to create and implement innovative location-based marketing programs.

Steinberg brings years of experience building and marketing innovative social-media products. Previously, Steinberg served as a product marketing manager for ThePort Network, co-founder at Adynammic, and Technology Evangelist at Techrigy.

Steinberg holds a bachelor’s degree in Economics from Clemson University.



Gwynedd Stuart

Gwynedd Stuart is a Staff News Writer for Creative Loafing Atlanta. In 2009 she won an award for long-form journalism from the Association of Alternative Newsweeklies for her work at Folio Weekly in Jacksonville, FL.


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Radhika Subramanian

Ms. Subramanian has had nearly 20 years of fun in entrepreneurship by applying techniques of advanced mathematics and analytics to business problems and delivering value to businesses. A shortlist of companies who have benefitted include Dell, AGCO, Caterpillar, Porsche, NCR and NAPA.  Women in Technology (WIT) named Radhika Subramanian a 2008 Woman-of-the-Year finalist, acknowledging her important role as a mentor and her unique influence in her industry, organization and community. Ms. Subramanian serves on the Small Business Advisory Council of the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta. In 1998, …

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Rich Sullivan

Radio host at 92.9 dave fm in Atlanta, 2-6pm
Rich has worked in radio in Atlanta for 16 years.
He uses social media to promote his charitable endeavors as well as rally people to be involved in local politics. In August of 2010, Rich started a Facebook page, Georgians for Sunday Alcohol Sales. This page along with the activity generated by it was instrumental in getting SB-10 passed.


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Terri Thornton

Terri Thornton, founder of Atlanta media relations and social media firm Thornton Communications, spent more than two decades as an award-winning TV and radio reporter and producer. She’s also written and edited several magazine articles, and is a contributor to the PBS MediaShift website. Her work has brought several national, regional and local awards for journalism, PR and social media.


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Tomer Tishgarten

Tomer Tishgarten is Vice President of Technology at Engauge. Engauge is one of the nation's largest independent, full-service marketing agencies, working with top brands like Nationwide, Cisco, Coca-Cola, UPS and Nestlé.


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Jamie Turner

Jamie Turner is an internationally-recognized author and marketing thought leader who has helped The Coca-Cola Company, AT&T, CNN and other global brands tackle complex marketing problems. He is the CEO of 60 Second Communications, a full-service marketing agency that has worked with The Coca-Cola Company, Holiday Inn, Maid Brigade and others. He is also the founder of 60SecondMarketer.com, an online magazine that provides tips and techniques for marketers around the globe.

Jamie is a regular guest on CNN and HLN on the topics of social media, mobile marketing and branding. He is also… Read more
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Lamar Tyler

Lamar Tyler is a filmmaker, blogger, father and husband with over 15 years of technology experience in industries such as Government, Telecomm, Healthcare and Broadcast Television.
Along with his wife Ronnie, Lamar has built a social media movement around the promotion of marriage in the African American community. The Tyler’s were recently selected by Essence as a Power Couple on The Move on a short list of 23 couples that included names like the Obamas, Will and Jada Smith and Jay-Z and Beyonce. Their blog BlackandMarriedWithKids.com was recently named one of 2010's 10 “Must Read” bl…

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