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Danny Olson
Works at Weber Shandwick
Attended University of Missouri
Lives in Minneapolis, MN
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New York Times Innovation Report listicle!
Since nobody needs another New York Times Innovation Report think-piece, I've compiled 6 of my favorite quotes from the report that hit closest to home.
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Twitter's analytics platform is now open to all users, not just advertisers. 
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Reactions to a great Forbes read on the evolving roles and responsibilities of a brand strategist.
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Sensors were a huge conversation point at #SXSW  this year. A deluge of sensors makes connected cities and experiences a reality. I say bring it on.
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New blog post looking at journalism's innovation, and how it's making up some of the ground that advertising is losing. 
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Inspiration from SXSW Interactice. Drawn from nothing other than cats.
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It's time for our wearables to talk to one another.
If wearables adoption is to continue to grow, novelty will need to transition into utility in the form of a universal system for understanding The Human API
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It's the little details that take things from good to great. I think that applies to this Scrabble campaign.
A recent Scrabble brand campaign falls just short of a digital marketing win by focusing on mentions over sustainable brand interaction.
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Although you're probably seeing this all over the place, it's still worth posting every time, despite the ugly PPT. 
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A look at the evolving space of social commerce.
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Can Buzzfeed have its cake and eat it, too? Or is it resigned to being a collection of lists and animal posts? A reflection on an excellent SXSW talk from the site's founder, Jonah Peretti. 
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BRING IN THE CATS.

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Public Relations practitioner
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  • Weber Shandwick
    Social Media Strategist, 2011 - present
  • Carmichael Lynch Spong
    Social Media Specialist, 2010 - 2011
  • Supervalu
    Social Media Specialist, 2009 - 2010
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Minneapolis, MN
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Minneapolis, MN - Columbia, MO - Cleveland, OH - The great outdoors
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Minneapolitan who enjoys soccer, digital and interactive media and good beer/food.
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Social media and interactive strategist at Weber Shandwick. Soccer, Asian cuisine and Mizzou Tiger enthusiast. Former captain of the Oscar Mayer Wienermobile.
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I once put 42 pickle chips in my mouth, does that qualify?
Education
  • University of Missouri
    Journalism, 2003 - 2007
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