San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) February 21, 2013
Livefyre, the leading provider of real-time social software for digital publishers, media entertainment companies and brands, today announced their lineup of activities during the 2013 SXSW Interactive Festival. Livefyre’s events and program feature:
Livefyre SXSW NewsHub
The Livefyre NewsHub allows you to experience SXSW in real time. Here you can follow the latest images, tweets, stories, Facebook posts and more coming out of Austin in one central place. Users will be able to engage in conversations about the presentations, discover what companies are making the biggest splash and find out where the hottest parties will be happening. Look for more information on the launch next week!
Throughout the weekend on March 9th and 10th, be sure to look out for the Livefyre Fyretruck as it cruises around Austin. Follow us on Twitter @Livefyre to see clues of where the Fyretruck will be stopping next with Livefyre SXSW giveaways, photo-opps, dance tunes and the chance to score a VIP ticket to Livefyre’s music-filled event, Fyrebash, on Sunday evening.
ff Pavillion and Meet ups
Saturday, March 9th: 9:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. - Pavilion
3:45 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. Meet-up: The Future of Digital Publishing
4:30 p.m. - 5:15 p.m. Meet up: The Future of the Enterprise
604 E 7th St
Livefyre will join other startups from the ff Venture Capital portfolio group in an all day Pavilion exhibition and series of meets-ups. Press can stop by and see Livefyre's demo in the Pavilion area from 9:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. and hear from Livefyre Founder and CEO Jordan Kretchmer as he speaks on the future of Digital Publishing and the Enterprise. If you would like a complimentary invitation to the private event, please email colleen(at)livefyre(dot)com.
The Community Manager: Enter the C-Suite
Sunday, March 10: 3:30 p.m. to 6 p.m.
AT&T Conference Center- Classroom 203
1900 University Ave
Livefyre Lead Social Strategist, Nick Cicero joins Natalie Rodic of BrokenOpenMedia and The Huffington Post’s Community Manager, Tim McDonald, as they discuss the role and evolution of today’s Community Manager. From designing and running social media programs and being customers’ top advocates to educating others on social media, the group will examine the growth of the social enterprise and how this will affect Community Managers.
RSVP is required to attend.
Sunday, March 10: 8 p.m. to 1:30 a.m.
Ten Oak- 409 Colorado Street
We're taking it up a notch this year and gearing up for a special SXSW bash featuring musical talent from this year's hottest breakthrough artists including Vacationer, Body Language and The Hood Internet.
This exclusive party is in the heart of the Warehouse District at TenOak. Members of the media are invited to come rock out with fellow SXSW geeks and music lovers and dance, drink and network with the who’s who of the tech industry.
Livefyre is partnering with SideCar to offer all attendees free rides to and from the event. In order to redeem your free ride, simply download the SideCar app to your mobile phone and call a ride. All drop offs and pick-ups at the Fyrebash location will be complimentary.
If you would like an invitation to this private party, contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Livefyre is the leading provider of real-time social software for publishers, brands, events and media companies.
Founded in 2009 in San Francisco, California, Livefyre provides content creators with the tools and platforms they need to cultivate passionate and engaging user communities. Its customers include FOX News, CBS, Dow Jones, AOL and many more.
From real-time conversations to social interaction, Livefyre is the best platform for online social content. For more information, visit http://www.livefyre.com.