Category Archives: Social Media Speaking

Ten Qualities of Social Media Superstars – Featuring 32 Leaders

blue stars and one gold

A social media superstar is a person who has reached a certain level of industry leadership and success, in the eyes of his/her fans, followers and peers. And, these leaders naturally possess the ten qualities detailed in this post. Most of these characteristics transcend industries, and many of them transcend those who have or are…

Gary Vaynerchuk On Scaling Social Media – Highlights from Gulltaggen, Norway

Chris Brogan, Mari Smith, Gary Vaynerchuk

I recently had the great pleasure of speaking at the prestigious Gulltaggen (“Golden Tag”) event in Oslo, Norway. Gulltaggen is the Nordic premiere digital marketing conference. Among the speaker lineup were two fellow prominent social media personalities: my friends Gary Vaynerchuk and Chris Brogan. I loved being able to spend a fair bit of time…

Highlights of 2010 – A Magical And Full Year! [PICS]

Mari Smith at the 2010 Grammys

As one year ends and another begins, it’s often all too easy to just jump right into what’s new and focus on the future. Whilst proper planning for the future is certainly essential, I think it’s equally important to reflect back on all that we created during the past twelve months, celebrate the wins, learn…

Meet Social Media Speaker Mari Smith In Denver, Albuquerque or Ottawa!

I’m about to set off on a wee tour – which originally began as a private mastermind retreat in Albuquerque, New Mexico, April 12-17 Then, my friend, Peggy McColl, asked me to speak at her amazing Viral Explosions book launch extravaganza in Ottawa, Ontario, April 16 and 17. It’s such an amazing event, and my…

Mari Smith: Social Media Speaking Engagements 2010 – Let’s Meet Up!

My favorite events on my calendar are giving social media talks to all sizes of audiences, across many industries and a variety of formats. Whether it’s an opening keynote on social media success in general, an in-depth Facebook and/or Twitter breakout session or a full day training. My 2010 calendar is filling up nicely, and…