Business focus

The Socialmedia.biz team offers social media strategies and consulting services to businesses, including:

• Strategic planning that results in a blueprint for driving new business
• Training and workshops for executives and staffs
• Website building, resulting in loyal online communities
• Brand campaigns using social marketing
• Outreach to key online influencers
• Storytelling to enhance your company's impact in the marketplace
• See a list of our services — and we'll do it for less than those other folks.

Client portfolio

Charles Schwab, Scholastic, Commonwealth Club, UNESCO, DaleCarnegie.com, Blue Shield of California, Schering-Plough, Goodwill Industries, Knight foundation, Intel, Oracle, University of California. See our list of Clients.


One of the earliest social media strategists, JD is a consultant to Fortune 1000 companies as well as mid-size companies, startups and nonprofits. He is widely considered one of the world’s leading authorities on social media and the revolution in user-created media.

JD is chief executive of Socialmedia.biz, a consultancy offering social media solutions to businesses and organizations that want to use social media and social networks to build deep customer relationships, promote brands and deliver value.

His 2005 book “Darknet” (Wiley & Sons), which coined the term “personal media revolution,” explores the emerging media landscape. His blog Socialmedia.biz was named the No. 1 social media site in a list of the Top 100 social media websites. JD is a frequent speaker and panelist at technology and new media conferences.


San Francisco/Silicon Valley


Email: jd@socialmedia.biz
Phone: (925) 600-7641
Mobile: (925) 413-3870
Gtalk, Skype: jdlasica
AIM: jdlas
Company site: Socialmedia.biz

Favorite quotes

“The Web is more a social creation than a technical one.”
— Sir Tim Berners-Lee

"If you do not change direction, you may end up where you are heading."
— Lao Tse

"We are drowning in information, and starving for knowledge."
— John Naisbitt