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Will you be participating in Social Media Week 2014? I'll be at Social Media Week NYC, Here's where you can find me, and a couple MRY friends:


WOMMA Wine Wednesday:

The Word of Mouth Marketing Association is the official trade association dedicated to word of mouth and social media marketing. WOMMA Wine Wednesday events are hosted across the country, and for Social Media Week, New York, they are hosting it with MRY. Note: this event is sold out. 

When: Wednesday, February 19th. 6:00pm-8:00pm


SUXORZ: The Worst Social Media Campaigns of 2013:

I will join this panel of critics to discuss the very worst of the worst social media campaigns. Think you know everything about social media? Come laugh and learn as we dissect the worst social media campaigns of 2013. The event occurs in four popcorn and beer-powered rounds, with each panelist nominating a bad social media campaigns or blunder and the crowd commenting and voting on those nominations. I'll be joining Saya Weissman of Digiday, Twanna Hines of FunkyBrownChick.com, and Don Steele of Comedy Central, plus host and moderator Henry Copeland of Blogads.com.

RSVP Here: http://socialmediaweek.org/newyork/events/?id=135563#.UvEXD2RdUmw

When: Wednesday, February 19th. 7:00pm-8:30pm


A Visit from the Startup Pitch Doctors:

I will be on a panel of agency execs coaching start-ups on their fast pitching techniques. Attendees will sit at the center of the innovation ecosystem and see in real-time the benefits each area of the ecosystem brings to the other. Hear three great pitches (I hope) and listen to top-tier marketer insights. 

RSVP Here: http://socialmediaweek.org/newyork/events/?id=138823#.Uv4ZnUJdUdo

When: Thursday, February 20th. 2:00pm-3:00pm

The Pitch Doctors:

  • Gemma Craven, Executive Director, Head of Social Customer Engagement at OgilvyOne Worldwide, @gemsie
  • David Berkowitz, CMO of MRY, @dberkowitz
  • Jason Newport, SVP, Head of Mobile Strategy, Aegis Media
  • Tarah Feinberg (Moderator), CMO, KITE, @TarahFO 
The Startups:
  • Adele Savarese, SetLife, @adelesavarese 
  • Dan Abel, ReadyGraph, @readygraph
  • Ron Williams, Knodes, @getsimplist


The UnQuiz: Test Your Knowledge of the Biggest Brand Surprises on Social, Hosted by Unmetric:

I will be put to the test on this rapid-fire trivia panel. Pit your knowledge and intuition against other digital media professionals, and pick up some interesting factoids in the process. If the questions don’t get you, the quizmaster will; Baratunde Thurston, former digital editor of The Onion, and author of the bestselling book “How to Be Black” is also a reputed stand up comedian. Also on stage: Leighann Farrelly of Tenthwave (and former colleague from 360i), Amber Roussel of Lippe Taylor, Natan Edelsburg of Sawhorse Media, and Lakshmanan Narayan of Unmetric. 

RSVP Here: http://socialmediaweek.org/newyork/events/?id=154957

When: Thursday, February 20th. 4:30pm-5:45pm


The State of Real-Time vs. Predictive Marketing in 2014:

Our Chief Distribution Officer, Jeff Melton, will be on a panel discussing the state of Real-Time vs. Predictive Marketing in 2014. This discussion, targeted at marketers, will examine the state of real-time marketing in 2014–where the trend is now after bursting into the social media scene in 2013– and MRY’s new approach on Predictive Marketing, utilizing earned media planning to know consumers better than they know themselves.

RSVP Here: http://socialmediaweek.org/newyork/events/?id=145525

When: Friday, February 21st. 1:30pm-2:45pm

  • By David Berkowitz
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  • Tagged MRY, panel, Predictive Marketing, SUXORZ
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