Some personal news…

Excited to share that my role at is changing a bit to include more of the things I love doing most, talking to smart people about social media technology and building great partnerships! So with that, my title is evolving too! My new title is VP of Social Media and Platform Partnerships, and I will… Continue reading Some personal news…

A busy autumn, indeed.

The end of summer brings longer nights, cooler temperatures, and a return to conference season! This year, I’ve been lucky enough to be invited  to share some stories with social media and digital marketers around America in September and October! Here’s where I will be: SocialFresh Conference – September 23-25, Tampa, FL On September 23… Continue reading A busy autumn, indeed.

Medium-sized thoughts

I’ve been a bit busier on the Medium of things these days – enjoy these “medium-sized” thoughts! $60k in 23 Days: How IndyCar Fans Crowdfunded The Fight Against Breast Cancer How an Indy 500 Driver Embraced Crowdfunding To Help Make Millions of Lives Better On Facebook…Why it’s ok to livestream your breakfast… for now

SXSW 2015: A recap

Day made. #mophierescue A photo posted by Matthew Knell (@matthewknell) on Mar 15, 2015 at 11:14am PDT Another year of SXSW has come and gone, and it’s pretty obvious that the business of content and branding has continued to change.  With that in mind, I’m sharing some livetweet recaps from some of the top content… Continue reading SXSW 2015: A recap

Ringing the #SocialBell at NASDAQ

Was fun to spend time talking social strategy and analytics with the cool folks over at NASDAQ last week!  Thanks to Josh Machiz and Brad Smith for making it possible and for being awesome and gracious hosts.  Watch the videos above or click here to see my bowtie in action! 

Mentors Wanted

I’ve been lucky enough during my long career to have many folks who have taken the time out of their days to help me get better at my chosen craft, even today, and it’s always been important to me to try to give back when I can. As many of you may know, one of… Continue reading Mentors Wanted

Thank you for reading!

It’s been a really fun ride to see my quick analysis on the now world-famous Ellen “selfie” tweet get some much attention! It was one of Medium’s top posts of the week the week it came out, and so far has gotten more than 16,000 views, easily amongst the most viewed things I’ve ever written.… Continue reading Thank you for reading!