Las Vegas, NV (PRWEB) April 22, 2010
The Las Vegas Interactive Marketing Association (LVIMA) is starting off its year by hosting a member kickoff mixer and announces new Committee Chairs.
LVIMA encourages networking amongst marketers as well as education from agencies and vendors while discussing best practices and learning about emerging media. The committees will be responsible in delivering industry best practices, developing quality events and introducing new media services and sponsors to the Las Vegas marketplace.
The 2010 LVIMA Committee Chairs:
Chairman and Co-Founder - Shawn Rorick.
Rorick is a digital media professional with more than 16 years of experience in development, advertising, Internet marketing and next-gen advertising. Earlier this year, Rorick published Emerging Marketer - Engaging Today’s Users, Pursuing Tomorrow’s Media.
Co-Chairman and Founder - AJ Vernet
Vernet has been in the interactive advertising industry for more than 8 years and is the Senior Vice President, Digital Broadcast Group. Vernet also founded LVIMA in 2004.
Programming Chair - Brandie Feuer
Feuer is Director of Marketing and Innovation for Tropicana Resort and Casino. Feuer is also a decorated award winner in the social media space - earning top awards including Mashable’s Top 40 Brands that Twitter and the Las Vegas’ Best Twitter Persona.
Programming Chair - Jason Soto
Soto is Director of Performance and Social Media Marketing at OnSite Media, the nation’s third largest interactive ad network in the hospitality industry. With more than a decade of Internet marketing and product development experience, Soto has become a well-known visionary, public speaker and technologist in the Internet marketing industry.
Sponsorship Chair - Lauren Freiman
Freiman is the Las Vegas Account Executive with Specific Media, an online media company that provides advertisers a suite of leading edge targeting technologies that pinpoint desired audiences on the Internet across a network comprised exclusively of branded, top tier sites. Freiman has also worked for top brands includng Wynn Resorts and LegalZoom.com
Marketing Chair - Ryan McClaran
McClaran is President of MIG Interactive Group. MIG Interactive was formed in 2007 to bring the new world of online marketing, advertising, production, and call center assistance all to one portal.
Public Relations and Social Media Chair - Victoria Soares
Soares is the Managing Director of Metzger Associates, one of the most respected and established strategic integrated business and high-tech communications firms in the country with local, national and international clients. Soares has more than 16 years of experience in public relations and marketing.
LVIMA was founded in 2005 with the goal of bringing together the Las Vegas interactive professional community for networking and education.
Membership is open to all individuals engaged in interactive advertising, marketing and development in Las Vegas and the Western region. LVIMA continues to grow and plan special events that convey information regarding emerging media, social networking, online marketing and interactive advertising. For more information about LVIMA please visit http://www.lvima.com.
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