Social media is a key player in the job search process today. It can also feel great to let people know online that you've made an exciting career move. We're interested in hearing good job news to help spread it, setting the stage for constructive contact down the road. Please help us congratulate the following social business associates of their recent success.
Chris Abraham joins MIT Enterprise Forum of Washington, D.C. & Baltimore as its social media chair to develop and implement social media strategy to help promote the MITEFDC brand, increase awareness, increase attendees to events, and increase MITEFDC forum and social media membership. Give him a tweet out @chrisabraham.
Dave Chase, entrepreneur, professional speaker and author, founded Rosetium to guide high-growth new businesses on go-to-market strategy and new market exploration through all stages of funding. Follow him @chasedave.
Maurice Codourey joins University of Bucharest as visiting lecturer, faculty of Business and Administration, hailing from West Pomeranian University of Technology and EB Zurich School. Tweet your congratulations @Codourey.
Kate Dickman brings nine years of experience - serving large and small brands, including Lindt Chocolate, Panasonic, Lipton Iced Tea, Yahoo! and Brisk Tea - to Office Depot as senior social media program manager. She hails from CVS Health as senior social media strategy manager. Follow her @KateDickman.
Tom Foremski, editor and publisher of Silicon Valley Watcher, joins Delphix as its editorial communications manager to help tell the amazing story of its people to the many communities of Silicon Valley and beyond. "Delphix will be recognized as one of the most important Silicon Valley tech companies of this decade," he wrote on his LinkedIn profile. Follow and congratulate him @tomforemski.
Alicia Graham continues to move up at global brand organization Kimberly-Clark during her tenure of more than 10 years. Her most recent promotion is from director of global sales and marketing to director of global marketing excellence.
Khalid Karim joins Pathway2Grow as its regional director, writing on his LinkedIn profile, "If you want to be found, you need to develop and control your personal profile and branding. With successful business networking, you need to consider an online strategy as well as offline. There is no better place than LinkedIn for online professional branding. The best offline methods are local and regional networking groups such as Pathway2Grow."
Nathan Mendenhall joins the No. 1 global enterprise cloud for talent acquisition, Findly, as its senior manager of social strategy. He writes extensively on social content strategy. See his latest post and follow him @NCMSocial.
Christopher Morace founded Memery to transform mobile video. The executive with broad experience in all aspects of product development, management, and strategy of technology and software hails from Jive Software as its chief strategy officer. Give him a shout out @thinkoutloud.
Mary IIijic Perrella has been promoted to director of digital sales, east at Boingo Wireless, which offers Wi-Fi sponsorship for advertisers to reach a captive audience who are fully engaged with your messaging for 30 seconds in exchange for 30 minutes of free Wi-Fi access.
Nancy Roberts' 18-year career has been rooted in marketing and Web technologies. She was recently awarded the 2015 XBIZ Executive Award for Businesswoman of the Year. And now Roberts joins glispa as its U.S. general manager.
Ed Sugar joins Interviewing Service of America as its vice president of client services after more than 12 years at OLC Global, Inc. He brings more than 20 years of experience delivering marketing research services to Fortune 50 and Fortune 1000 clients.
Lisa Witter joins Care.com as its senior advisor. She is an expert in the intersections of women, communications/technology, violence prevention, philanthropy and behavior change and has advised countless CEOs, Nobel Peace Prize winners, top politicians, philanthropists, scientists and academics.
Whether you've hired or promoted someone, or are the one to whom we owe the virtual pat-on-the-back for a well-deserved career move or award, we want to know.
To acknowledge social business career successes, or to toot your own horn, please follow this link to fill out the form.
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The deadline for submissions is the last Friday of each month. We publish The Social Insider column on the first Monday of each month.