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Jim Tobin
Works at Ignite Social Media
Attended Duke University
Lives in Raleigh, NC
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This was a really fun promo at #sxsw2015  by +MasterCard 
I just gave my #PricelessPitch at Mashable House in Austin, TX for a chance to win $15,000 from MasterCard. Wish me luck!
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Thoughts on how to deal with the unique landscape we find ourselves in today.
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A little angel first birthday party full of Reddi-wip whipped cream and heavenly inspiration!
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Yes. This is a real problem. 
In my 2013 book, "Earn It. Don't Buy It: The CMO's Guide to Social Media Marketing in a Post Facebook World," I argued that Facebook had a significant teen problem. We said it again and again. Soon groups I respect like Forrester and Edison Research were saying, "Wait, this is hype.
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Cotent is king, fine. But that's just not enough. 
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We've even seen the rise of G+...
Our tagline at Ignite Social Media has for years been, "the original social media agency," because we were created way back in 2007 out of nothing to work exclusively on social media. While most social media practitioners then, and now, were PR firms, ad agencies and digital agencies, ...
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#CMGR  jobs have changed a lot over the decade. 
Did you know that the role of the modern-day Community Manager is about to turn 10 years old? And oh boy, has the role of a Community Manager (#CMGR) changed over the last 10 years! Evolution of Community Management Role - Twitter. So let's take a look at the history of the modern community ...
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Facebook doesn't treat gifs properly, so here you go G+
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Let's hope this makes Facebook better for everyone. Story bumping as it is today is just horrible. 
Facebook officially announced another algorithm change --- one that might finally be good news for brands. (Our fingers are crossed!) Trending topics image 4. What does Facebook's Latest Algorithm Update Mean for Brands? Facebook appears to be responding to criticism that the newsfeed has been ...
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Fun promotion we're doing for our #client  Club Carlson
Welcome to the Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group. The Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group is one of the world's largest and most dynamic hotel companies. It has a fantastic portfolio of more than 1340 hotels in operation and under development, a global footprint covering over 105 countries and territories and ...
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Social Media Marketer
Employment
  • Ignite Social Media
    President, 2006 - present
    President and Founder of one of the world's leading social media agencies.
  • Brogan & Partners
    Partner, 1999 - 2007
  • Michigan Economic Development Corporation
    1995 - 1999
  • NALU/NAIFA
    1993 - 1995
  • AHIA
    1989 - 1993
  • Prudential
    1988 - 1989
  • Carusele Media
    President, 2014 - present
    President of Carusele, a content marketing firm
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Raleigh, NC
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Ridgewood, NJ - Washington, DC - Michigan
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President of Ignite Social Media. President of Carusele Media. Author of "Earn It. Don't Buy It." (2013) and "Social Media is a Cocktail Party" (2008)
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Jim Tobin is president of Ignite Social Media, a social media agency. You can find me on Twitter @jtobin or blogging at http://www.ignitesocialmedia.com.
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  • Duke University
  • The American University
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Just got a boat and already love this place. During boat shopping, Tim was completely honest and candid with me. Really helped me figure out what I needed. Now having all my service done there, including boat painting. Nice people.
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