Buddy Media Co-Founder on the New ECHO Award

Jeff Ragovin, Chief Strategy Officer and Co-Founder at Buddy Media, talks about the brand new ECHO Personal Connections Award – and why you should enter. Time is running out for entries, so go to the website, find out more and enter today!


FlashCon III with David Berkowitz and Jason Grant

The New York City streets were again hosts to DMA2012’s FlashCon movement. This time 360i‘s David Berkowitz and ESPN‘s Jason Grant led and engaging discussion about er… engagement. Jason talked about the way ESPN use social media with particular reference to recent events on the west coast with the X Games and the ESPYS. And David shared his insights based on his years blogging and working with clients such as Kraft.

And if this clip has whetted your appetite, there’s plenty more to see. The full FlashCon is available to watch here, and the post-FlashCon interview is available here for those unable to join the webcast.

And – of course – there’s much more social media – among much much more – at DMA2012 this October. And here’s the really good news – just by watching this video you can get $500 off registration! Register at dma2012.org and use the keycode AN704 before August 2nd to claim your $500 off!

Hall of Famer Ernan Roman on Why You Should be at DMA2012 (& Early Bird Extended!)

Direct Marketing legend, Ernan Roman, who was inducted into the DMA Hall of Fame last year, and will be back this year to bring his expertise to DMA2012. Ernan talks here about the benefits of customer experience and what it can do for your business. You can see him at our Thought Leadership Series, and also his in-depth guide to customer experience on Saturday and Sunday. How often do you get a chance to take part in a two-day workshop with a genuine Hall of Famer?

And for the next week, you can get Ernan’s expertise – and many others too – at even greater value! Due to popular demand, I’ve just been told that our Early Bird offer has been extended for an extra week! You can get up to $300 off the registration fee if you register before Friday, July 6. I know there’s a holiday stuck right in the middle of the week, but you still have four working days to take advantage of this great deal – and if you still need convincing watch Ernan’s video again to see what’s at the show and why Ernan keeps coming back!