New York, NY (PRWEB) April 12, 2011
Public relations strategist, author and blogger Geoff Livingston will deliver the keynote address at PR News’ Facebook Conference on May 24 in New York City. His latest book (to be published next month), Welcome to the Fifth Estate, serves as a guide for executives and communicators seeking to create effective and sustainable social media strategies. Livingston’s 2007 book, Now Is Gone, was cited by the Wall Street Journal as a valuable resource for building buzz with small budgets.
Conference information: http://www.prnewsonline.com/facebookconference
Presented by PR News, the one-day Facebook Conference will gather communications thought leaders and social media experts to share ideas, tactics and lessons learned in using Facebook to advance PR & marketing efforts.
Livingston, who is the co-founder of social media communications consulting company Zoetica, also writes a blog for Mashable about nonprofits’ use of social media. In his keynote presentation, he will discuss how businesses and nonprofits can overcome internal cultural challenges, avoid common pitfalls and establish key metrics to ultimately build a successful social media program.
More information: http://www.prnewsonline.com/facebookconference
Livingston joins an impressive speaker roster that includes public relations and social media leaders from Time Inc., Goodwill Industries International, charity: water, Weber Shandwick, Pizza Hut, Sodexo Inc., Euro RSCG Worldwide and Facebook.
PR News has programmed its Facebook Conference to show you how to rethink, reorganize and take control of your Facebook activity and integrate it with the PR discipline’s bedrock skills.
PR News’ Facebook Conference is sponsored by BurrellesLuce and mBLAST. To register, go to http://www.prnewsonline.com/facebookconference
For questions about attending the event, contact PR News Marketing Communications Director Amy Jefferies at ajefferies(at)accessintel(dot)com. For sponsorship and exhibit information, contact PR News Senior Vice President & Group Publisher Diane Schwartz at dschwartz(at)accessintel(dot)com.
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