Category Archives : Events

Invitation to Two Social Media Week Chicago Events

Social Media Week Chicago starts on Monday. With over 70 events, most of them free, to choose from, there’s something for everyone. If you’re speaking, attending, or recommending, please add the session[s] in the comments section. Way back in early July, Rich Taylor of  Zócalo Group, the company that’s organizing the event in partnership with […]


Future of Earned Media in 60 Minutes

Two minutes – that’s all 30 speakers [check out the list later in this post] got to answer one question about the future of media.  I can’t wait to hear what these visionaries have to say. That’s why I’m inviting you to register for The Future of Media: Radical Integration. Presented by Cision, the virtual event […]

Future of Media Cision


TechWeek Chicago 2011 Reflections

Tomorrow I’ll be doing my “BarbWired” report for Chicagonistalive, a live internet show. We’ll be broadcasting online at 2:00pm cst from Willis Tower Skydeck, at 103 stories up [updated location]. TechWeek Chicago is my feature story. As a #TeckWk VIP, I got complimentary admission thanks to a Klout perk. Disclosure: Although TechWeek events and […]

Improving Brands and Blogger Relationships BBSummit11 Panel

In almost every presentation, I show a chart with survey results that prove blogger relations is the most effective social media marketing tactic. Then I ask this question: Who here is using blogger relations as a social media marketing tactic? Every time, almost no hands go up. That’s why when MJ Tam asked me to […]

Brands and Blogger Panel Moderator Barbara Rozgonyi