With only a few days left before the start of Social Media Week, we are pleased to announce that we have partnered with ePrize to provide hands-on experience to show how to take location-based technology to the next level! Throughout the week, you will be able to visit the promotion microsite on your smartphone to… read the full article.
With just a couple of weeks to go before our very first Social Media Atlanta, we’re looking to all our blogger, writer, and social media friends to get the word out about this great event. But, first, a BIG thanks to our sponsors: Engauge, UPS, Vitrue, Everywhere, Powered, Fifth Group, Ogilvy PR, Twitpay, Case-Mate, Whynatte, Events… read the full article.
Why You Should Start a Company in … Atlanta BY Laura RichMon Oct 18, 2010 It used to be, if you were serious about starting a tech company, you went to Silicon Valley. But emerging entrepreneurial hubs around the country are giving startup aspirants options. In this series, we talk to leading figures in those… read the full article.
Atlanta has joined the ranks of San Francisco, New York City, and Austin as NetPropex released the Top 50 Social Media Cities earlier this month naming Atlanta, Georgia #10 nationwide! They also reported that nearly 30 percent of business people in Atlanta are considered “social.” According to another report by NetPropex, Atlanta-based businesses have tweeted… read the full article.
Street food coalitions are popping up all over the U.S. — you may have seen the new series on Food Network called The Great Food Truck Race — and Atlanta has a street food community of its very own! The Atlanta Street Food Coalition strives for safe, affordable, and legal access to street food in… read the full article.
November is right around the corner, but if you are looking for a great social media event, we highly recommend Mashlanta 2.0! Next Thursday, September 30, the Mashable team is coming to Atlanta to host Mashlanta 2.0. The event is co-hosted by local Atlanta-based blog discovery service, Regator. It was an amazing event last year… read the full article.
Since the launch of the website, we’ve been getting a lot of good buzz about Social Media Atlanta which will be happening November 8-12, 2010. Many people have volunteered venue space, offered to present, and want to sponsor the various events that will be held in and around Atlanta. The team of volunteers at Social… read the full article.
Josh Bernoff, Senior VP & Idea Development for Forrester Research, and the co-author of Groundswell will be speaking at Social Media Atlanta 2010 on Tuesday, November 9th. His new book Empowered is launching in the fall and will be published by the time of our event. He will be presenting in the Newell Rubbermaid auditorium… read the full article.
We’re happy to report that we’ve bartered a cross-promotion sponsorship between Social Media Atlanta and the upcoming Social Media Integration Conference at the Center for Sustainable Journalism, Kennesaw State University (producers of SoCon) – http://bit.ly/diEQLX. The Conference, being held October 22-23, 2010, is an information-intensive/classroom style event focused solely on the hot topic of integration,… read the full article.