Spredfast Announces Arianna Huffington as Keynote Speaker and Opens Registration for Social Summit
Second Annual Customer Conference to Bring Together Leading Minds in Social [Arianna-Headshot] AUSTIN, Texas, June 27, 2013 - Spredfast, the leading independent social marketing software provider, today announced that registration is open for the 2013 Spredfast Social Summit, the company's annual customer conference, which will be held October 16-18, 2013 in Austin, Texas. Arianna Huffington, President and Editor-in-Chief, Huffington Post Media Group, will deliver the opening keynote, while social media industry leaders from brands including Whole Foods Market, REI, General Mills, LinkedIn, and Clorox will share use cases and best practices for proving social's impact across the business. The three-day event will bring together social media teams from Spredfast customer and partner organizations, as well as industry analysts and influencers to engage in discussions around navigating today's challenging social landscape and how to achieve business success through effective, powerful social media programs. "Our customers and partners are at the forefront of using social media in unique and effective ways to better achieve their business goals," said Rod Favaron, Spredfast CEO. "We are excited to bring back the only user conference in our industry to help facilitate knowledge sharing amongst social thought leaders and provide unparalleled insight into the organizational processes and social use cases that are driving results." Confirmed brands speaking along with Huffington at the Spredfast Social Summit include: LinkedIn, General Mills, Whole Foods Market, AT&T, Brooks Brothers, REI, LexisNexis, Clorox, HomeAway, ARAMARK and Caterpillar. Additional information on the Spredfast Social Summit 2013 can be found at the following link: http://summit.spredfast.com/. Customers should also follow the Twitter hashtag #SFSummit to stay up to date on the latest Summit agenda and activities. About Spredfast: Based in Austin, Texas, Spredfast provides social media management software that allows organizations to manage, monitor, and measure their social media programs at scale. Spredfast enables more people, in more places, to engage in more conversations from a single platform on supported social networks like Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, YouTube, Foursquare, and popular blogging platforms. Some of the enterprise and agency adopters on board with Spredfast include AT&T, Jason's Deli, Warner Brothers, Whole Foods Market, AARP, AGAIN Interactive, Coty Beauty, HomeAway and Ogilvy. For more information, visit www.spredfast.com Media Contact: Brittany Edwards firstname.lastname@example.org (512) 359-6055
Spredfast gives marketers the solutions needed to manage their brand and connect with consumers in an increasingly social world. The Spredfast social marketing platform sifts through millions of pieces of social content per minute, so brands can participate in individual conversations or amplify relevant content across any digital screen. By empowering customers to engage in real-time, backed by comprehensive data, Spredfast creates more meaningful interactions between brands and consumers. Spredfast customers manage over one billion social connections across 84 countries and have the power to process 650 million pieces of social content per day in multiple languages. Over 600 customers, including all five major broadcast networks and fifty percent of Interbrand’s 2013 World’s Best Brands have partnered with Spredfast to create first-class social experiences.