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Word of Mouth Marketing’s Andy Sernovitz on BlogTalkRadio

Andy Sernovitz, CEO of Gas Pedal, author of “Word of Mouth Marketing,” founder and former CEO of the Word of Mouth Marketing Association (WOMMA) and popular new media speaker/personality drops by BlogTalkRadio today.

Sernovitz Andy Sernovitz is a blogger at Damn, I Wish I’d Thought of That! and author of Word of Mouth Marketing: How Smart Companies Get People Talking. He’ll be joining John C. Havens today on Media 2.Open at 3pm ET to discuss the book, the blog and the world of word of mouth.

With straightforward advice and humor, marketing expert Andy Sernovitz can tell you how the world’s most respected and profitable companies get their best customers for free through the power of word of mouth.

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Word of Mouth Marketing's Andy Sernovitz on BlogTalkRadio

Andy Sernovitz, CEO of Gas Pedal, author of “Word of Mouth Marketing,” founder and former CEO of the Word of Mouth Marketing Association (WOMMA) and popular new media speaker/personality drops by BlogTalkRadio today.

Sernovitz Andy Sernovitz is a blogger at Damn, I Wish I’d Thought of That! and author of Word of Mouth Marketing: How Smart Companies Get People Talking. He’ll be joining John C. Havens today on Media 2.Open at 3pm ET to discuss the book, the blog and the world of word of mouth.

With straightforward advice and humor, marketing expert Andy Sernovitz can tell you how the world’s most respected and profitable companies get their best customers for free through the power of word of mouth.

Photo by Hyku

Shel Israel and Mike Prosceno: Moving Social Media into the Real World

So much gets written about why people should care about Social Media, too few are actually talking about how to do it in the real world.

mikeprosceno John C. Havens and Shel Holtz from Web 2.Open interview Mike Prosceno, head of New Media Relations at SAP, and Shel Israel, new media maven, today at 3pm ET today for an in-depth look at SAP’s Global Survey.

Prosceno is VP of communications at SAP. Currently leading SAP’s Social Media Relations effort and evangelizing the use of social media internally for business productivity benefits.

ShelIsraelShel Israel, co-author of “Naked Conversations”is doing work with SAP on a Global Survey on how people all over the world use new media.

Shel Holtz is a noted PR blogger, podcaster and author in demand as a speaker at conferences and workshops around the world.

BlogTalkRadio and Yankee Group Produce Live Call-in Radio Show

“Post 2008 Consumer Electronics Show Analyst Roundtable” to Air on January 16th, Featuring Key Yankee Group Consumer Analysts

NEW YORK, NY — January 15, 2008 — BlogTalkRadio (www.BlogTalkRadio.com), the Internet’s first live social talk radio network for citizen broadcasters, today announced that it is partnering with Yankee Group, the first independent technology research and consulting firm exclusively focused on connectivity change, to produce the “Post 2008 Consumer Electronics Show Analyst Roundtable” radio program. The live program will air on January 16th at 11:00 AM ET.

BlogTalkRadio’s VP of Business Development, John C. Havens, will host the live broadcast, and it will feature three Yankee Group analysts, Michael Goodman, director of digital entertainment, Josh Martin, consumer research analyst, and Jennifer Simpson, consumer research analyst. Each analyst will provide insight on the top trends and products from this year’s CES. The show can be heard live online the Yankee Group profile page on BlogTalkRadio (www.BlogTalkRadio.com/YankeeGroup). Listeners are encouraged to call into the show and discuss the topics with the analysts at (347) 205-9329.

“We are witnessing swelling ranks of connected-consumers raising demand for digitally-delivered content due to the impact of ubiquitous connectivity,” said John Jacobs, senior vice president of Marketing and Product Management at Yankee Group. “Together, BlogTalkRadio and Yankee Group will offer listeners important and interesting developments of 2008 CES through this new channel that is beginning to resonate strongly with our audience.”

“After participating in Yankee Group’s 2007 Mobile Internet World, we’re very excited to be working as a partner with Yankee Group for this CES-specific program,” said BlogTalkRadio’s Havens. “Yankee Group’s unparalleled research on global connectivity change is in-line with what BlogTalkRadio seeks to deliver to our wide audience; rich, socially-impacted news and insights.”

After the live broadcast, listeners will be able to hear a podcast of the show on Yankee Group’s profile page on BlogTalkRadio.

About BlogTalkRadio

Originally launched in August 2006, BlogTalkRadio is a free, web-based platform which allows any user with a phone and a computer to host a live, interactive radio show. Hosts call into the service by phone, managing callers on the web-based host dashboard. Shows stream live directly from the host’s BlogTalkRadio webpage. Since the company’s 2006 launch, thousands of hosts have broadcast more than 47,000 shows on BlogTalkRadio. Notable hosts include Marla Cilley, the FlyLady home and life organizer; Doug Christie, former NBA player; and the LAFD. Guests on BlogTalkRadio have included Yoko Ono, Brad Pitt, John McCain, Brian DePalma, Shirley MacLaine, Oliver Stone, and Mike Huckabee, just to name a few. BlogTalkRadio relaunched an updated site with special features in September 2007, at http://www.blogtalkradio.com.

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Sony's Senior VP of Corporate Communication, Rick Clancy

The Sony Corporation dove into social media earlier this year with, for example, two blogs and a lot of thought. Rick Clancy, Senior Vice President of Corporate Communications, joins New Media Havens today.

Clancy Clancy joins John C. Havens on New Media Havens today at 1pm ET to talk about Sony’s move into social media, electronics and Sony products, and the upcoming CES conference in Vegas.

Clancy is also the author of the Sony Electronics Blog, about which he writes:

I realize that this blog may not please everyone, but the world of Sony sure does have a lot to offer….I hope to bring you some insights and perspectives on innovative products, new technologies, industry issues, major events, consumer topics, b2b initiatives, marketing campaigns, retail strategies, customer service, environmental efforts, and more…much more. I will also use this site to clarify misperceptions, debate certain hot topics, address issues in the press, announce major service alerts, talk about key trends and comment on timely news events. On occasion, I’d like to take the liberty of offering some of my personal Sony experiences…

Join this conversation with Sony corporate leadership to get the inside scoop on Sony’s move into new media. Call in number: (646) 716-7071.

Sony’s Senior VP of Corporate Communication, Rick Clancy

The Sony Corporation dove into social media earlier this year with, for example, two blogs and a lot of thought. Rick Clancy, Senior Vice President of Corporate Communications, joins New Media Havens today.

Clancy Clancy joins John C. Havens on New Media Havens today at 1pm ET to talk about Sony’s move into social media, electronics and Sony products, and the upcoming CES conference in Vegas.

Clancy is also the author of the Sony Electronics Blog, about which he writes:

I realize that this blog may not please everyone, but the world of Sony sure does have a lot to offer….I hope to bring you some insights and perspectives on innovative products, new technologies, industry issues, major events, consumer topics, b2b initiatives, marketing campaigns, retail strategies, customer service, environmental efforts, and more…much more. I will also use this site to clarify misperceptions, debate certain hot topics, address issues in the press, announce major service alerts, talk about key trends and comment on timely news events. On occasion, I’d like to take the liberty of offering some of my personal Sony experiences…

Join this conversation with Sony corporate leadership to get the inside scoop on Sony’s move into new media. Call in number: (646) 716-7071.

BlogTalkRadio Welcomes Rocketboom Founder Andrew Baron

Rocketboom founder, Andrew Baron, joins Web 2.Open today to discuss transparency.

Andrew Baron, founder of the popular video blog Rocketboom will chat with John C. Havens today at 4pm ET.

Rocketboom is a three minute daily videoblog hosted by Joanne Colan based in New York City covering and creating a wide range of information and commentary from top news stories to quirky Internet culture. With a heavy emphasis on international arts, technology and weblog drama, Rocketboom is presented via online video and widely distributed through RSS.

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LIVE from the Networked Journalism Summit

Alan Levy and John C. Havens will be broadcasting exclusive interviews with the participants of the Networked Journalism Summit live all day.

NJSThe day-long broadcast will stream live from the Networked Journalism Summit host page on BlogTalkRadio at starting at 8:30am ET, Wednesday, October 10, 2007.

The Networked Journalism Summit is a conference designed to stimulate collaboration and networked journalism through conversation. The combination of information, inspiration and relationships will generate new partnerships. BlogTalkRadio will report on those breaking stories.

Interview schedule PDF for the BlogTalkRadio interview series from the Networked Journalism Summit can be found here.