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JD Lasica
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We ♡ I love 2 Cruise. Today we're announcing Cruiseable.com, a new tech startup and travel company. We're out to make cruise discovery, planning and booking easier and more fun, and then help cruisers connect with each other on the same sailing and discover amazing things to do and see on shore. We're starting with an upcoming tablet app & website. Wish us luck and sign up to be alerted when we launch! 
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Announcing Cruiseable.com, a new tech startup and travel company. We're out to make cruise discovery, planning and booking easier and more fun, and then help cruisers connect with each other on the same sailing and discover amazing things to do and see on shore. We're starting with an upcoming tablet app & website. Wish us luck and sign up to be alerted when we launch! 
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It would be good to see some disruptive tech in cruise, been a long time coming...Good luck
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Announcing Cruiseable.com, a new tech startup and travel company. We're out to make cruise discovery, planning and booking easier and more fun, and then help cruisers connect with each other on the same sailing and discover amazing things to do and see on shore. We're starting with an upcoming tablet app & website. Wish us luck and sign up to be alerted when we launch! 
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Announcing Cruiseable.com, a new tech startup and travel company. We're out to make cruise discovery, planning and booking easier and more fun, and then help cruisers connect with each other on the same sailing and discover amazing things to do and see on shore. We're starting with an upcoming tablet app & website. Wish us luck and sign up to be alerted when we launch!
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If you're looking to attend a social media, tech or marketing event this month -- or just follow it online -- here's our roundup of the best conferences!
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Announcing Cruiseable.com, a new tech startup and travel company. We're out to make cruise discovery, planning and booking easier and more fun, and then help cruisers connect with each other on the same sailing and discover amazing things to do and see on shore. We're starting with an upcoming tablet app & website. Wish us luck and sign up to be alerted when we launch! 
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Announcing Cruiseable.com, a new tech startup and travel company. We're out to make cruise discovery, planning and booking easier and more fun, and then help cruisers connect with each other on the same sailing and discover amazing things to do and see on shore. We're starting with an upcoming tablet app & website.

Our editor is Carrie Finley, founder of ... CruiseBuzz.net. Wish us luck and sign up to be alerted when we launch! 
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Announcing Cruiseable.com, a new tech startup and travel company. We're out to make cruise discovery, planning and booking easier and more fun, and then help cruisers connect with each other on the same sailing and discover amazing things to do and see on shore. We're starting with an upcoming tablet app & website. Wish us luck and sign up to be alerted when we launch! 
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Announcing Cruiseable, a new tech startup and travel company. We're. out to make cruise discovery, planning and booking easier and more fun, and then help cruisers connect with each other on the same sailing and discover amazing things to do and see on shore. Wish us luck!
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I'll bet many of you don't know much about Google Tag Manager. Check out this quick primer -- it's easy to use and can help your business or clients in a big way. 
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Entrepreneur, digital strategist, author
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Entrepreneurship, marketing, social media, analyst, veteran blogger, writer, photographer
Employment
  • Cruiseable
    Co-founder, 2013 - present
    Co-founder, head of product
  • Socialmedia.biz
    Founder, social media strategist, consultant, 2005 - 2013
  • Socialbrite.org
    Founder, strategist, 2008 - 2013
  • BabyCenter
    Managing Editor, Editorial Director, 1997 - 1999
  • Microsoft
    Managing Editor, SF Sidewalk, 1996 - 1997
  • Sacramento Bee
    Various editor roles, 1985 - 1996
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San Francisco, CA
Previously
Elmwood Park, NJ
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Entrepreneur, strategist, speaker & author
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J.D. Lasica is an entrepreneur, digital strategist, public speaker and author who is considered one of the world's leading experts in social media. He is co-founder of Cruiseable, a new Silicon Valley startup out to bring innovation to the cruise community.

He is also founder of Socialmedia.biz, a consultancy that offers strategic business services to brands around social media. Clients include Charles Schwab. 

He spoke at the United Nations in 2012 as founder of Socialbrite.org, a consultancy that helps nonprofit clients use social media effectively. The site also offers thousands of free resources, articles and tutorials to the social good sector.

He has been named one of Silicon Valley's top 40 influencers, one of the top 100 influencers in social media and one of CNET's Top 100 Media Bloggers.

J.D. has given talks at the UN, Harvard, Stanford, MIT, Cambridge, NYU, UC Berkeley, the Cannes Film Festival, South by Southwest, BlogWorld Expo,  and at events in Paris, Milan and Seoul. He has given webinars on social media strategy for CharityHowTo, Blackbaud, TechSoup and the Poynter Institute. 

J.D. was co-founder of Ourmedia.org, the first free video hosting and sharing site, launched a month before YouTube. He has over 22,000 followers on Twitter at @jdlasica. More details at jdlasica.com/about/

Bragging rights
Have photographed Michael Phelps as a credentialed photographer during several of his swim meets.
Education
  • Rutgers University
    Communication
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Joseph D. Lasica
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