It is fitting to launch this exciting, new social media platform, on Earth Day. What better way to introduce a new level of social engagement around the world than on the 40th anniversary of the celebration of preserving our planet!
Parsippany, NJ (Vocus) April 22, 2010
Global Connect, a new social media platform centered on global issues and events, officially launches it’s website today; coinciding with Earth Day’s worldwide celebration. According to Tom Woods, Global Connect’s President and CEO, “It is fitting to launch this exciting, new social media platform, on Earth Day. What better way to introduce a new level of social engagement around the world than on the 40th anniversary of the celebration of preserving our planet!” Global Connect will provide the virtual forum for users to express their concerns and take action on a social network themed entirely on global issues, such as the environment, human rights and the global economy. The social entrepreneur inspired website views itself as a customizable, “gateway” for users to access coverage on their topics of interest.
In redefining what it means to be socially aware and active, the Global Connect website features social networking applications such as user blogs, forums, groups, and live chat rooms all focused on various global issues. Other highlights of the site will include, articles & commentary provided by a team of writers & world-renowned publications such as Foreign Affairs magazine. In addition, Global Connect will serve businesses and non-government organizations with marketing consulting services to enhance their global philanthropic efforts - linking their respective brands or identities with social responsibility and awareness on a global scale.
An innovative highlight of Global Connect is the introduction of the first online streaming radio station developed around a social awareness theme. Listeners can customize their music preferences by selecting a personal music playlist or music genre. The station is available on the Global Connect website or Iphone application.
Serving as the "gateway" for social media coverage on all things global, Global Connect is the one stop access point to the world!
So, get “connected” at Global Connect …“Cause we all can make a difference!”