The Socialmedia.biz team

We’ve been helping companies become social businesses since 2005, with dozens of elated clients. Our services include strategic marketing, social channels, online campaigns, training & more.

CARLA SCHLEMMINGER
Carla Schlemminger has more than 18 years of experience in marketing communications, branding and strategic public relations, often working with companies in the technology and financial services sectors. She was on the management team at Niehaus Ryan Wong, a top public relations and branding agency. She also drove marketing communications programs for iRise, a visualization software company, to evangelize the company and energize the ecosystem. Carla lives in San Francisco. PROFILE

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CHRIS ABRAHAM
Chris Abraham is a leading expert in digital: online reputation management (ORM), Internet privacy, social media marketing and digital PR with a focus on blogger outreach, blogger engagement and Internet crisis response. A pioneer in online social networks and publishing, with a natural facility for anticipating the next big thing, Chris is an Internet analyst, Web strategy consultant and advisor to the industries’ leading companies. Chris is based in Washington, D.C. PROFILE

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DELTINA HAY
Deltina Hay is an author, educator and mathematician who develops online curricula on social media and other Internet marketing topics. Her books include “The Social Media Survival Guide,” “The Bootstrapper’s Guide to the Mobile Web” and “The Bootstrapper’s Guide to the New Search Optimization.” She is professor of Drury University’s graduate social media certificate program. Deltina also helps businesses prepare their content for semantic search and big data analysis. She lives in Austin, Texas. PROFILE

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CHRISTOPHER S. ROLLYSON
Christopher S. Rollyson has been a pioneer in corporate innovation, strategy and transformation for 20 years. He has lived and worked in six countries and speaks several languages. A principal consultant and marketing executive of several Big Four and specialist technology consultancies, he has had a leading role in launching such game-changing offerings as Java with Sun and e-business strategy with PricewaterhouseCoopers Management Consulting. Christopher is based in Chicago. PROFILE

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AYELET NOFF
Ayelet helps 40+ companies as large as HP, Applied Materials, Microsoft, AIG and PWC and as small as startups such as Viber, Mobli, uTest, Glide and Everything.me to socialize their brands, engage with consumers, generate coverage in top-tier publications and receive new business opportunities while creating a consistent buzz on the Web. Ayelet is based in Tel Aviv, Israel. PROFILE

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DAVID SPARK
David Spark is one of the nation’s best-known brand journalists. He works with business clients to develop brand and thought leadership through storytelling. David provides end-to-end solutions for capturing and archiving live events through video and rich media. In a career that spanned the tech beat and managing ad campaigns, David squandered a dozen years working as a stand-up comedian and writer for the Second City comedy troupe in Chicago. David lives in San Francisco. PROFILE

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JD LASICA
Founder J.D. Lasica has stepped away from an active business role at Socialmedia.biz to focus on his new startup, Cruiseable. J.D. Lasica, one of the earliest social media strategists, is widely considered one of the world’s leading authorities on the social Web. JD wrote the book Darknet about emerging media, founded Ourmedia, the first free video hosting site, and has given talks on four continents. J.D. lives in the San Francisco Bay Area. PROFILE

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SHONALI BURKE
Shonali Burke is a social media strategist, speaker and trainer who blends old and new media outreach for measurable, results-oriented programs and campaigns. An adjust faculty member at Johns Hopkins, Shonali has been named to the top “40 Under 40″ PR professionals by PRWeek and to TopRank’s list of “25 Women That Rock Social Media.” Shonali is based in Washington, D.C. PROFILE

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