RSVP Today for the October 16th Called2Business Luncheon with BJ Emerson
Our Fall Speaker Series continues on October 16th with internationally-acclaimed social media and technology expert BJ Emerson. In addition to co-authoring a book on social media — The Tasti D-Lite Way — BJ has appeared on CNBC to discuss the topic and he has been quoted in a number of well-known publications, including The New York Times, Reuters, Inc. magazine, Entrepreneur, and AdAge. BJ regularly speaks throughout the United States and abroad about social media and customer loyalty.
BJ recently founded Buzzadelic, a social marketing consulting firm located here in Greenville, and is using his unique God-given talents to help organizations with noble causes. A number of Christian ministries and for-profit organizations with socially-conscious missions are included among Buzzadelic’s clientele. BJ also participates in a prison ministry with his father in which he shares his fascinating testimony with inmates.
Please join us on October 16th to hear BJ share his views on faith in the workplace and what a faith-based business ought to be about. It will be a presentation you will not want to miss!
More Information About BJ Emerson:
BJ Emerson is an award-winning technology executive who has a long and consistent track record of innovation and leadership within the organizations he serves. His curious blend of creative and technical abilities makes him a sought after speaker and consultant. BJ’s unique perspective comes in part from his experience as an executive with Tasti D-Lite, a successful frozen yogurt franchise that started in New York. BJ spearheaded the integration of the Tasti D-Lite brand experience with online communities and was largely responsible for taking the brand from a place of social negligence to social prominence in just a few short years.
He has appeared on CNBC, has been quoted in The New York Times, Reuters, Inc Magazine, Entrepreneur, and AdAge as well as numerous other publications including the cover of Hospitality Technology magazine.
Considered a social loyalty pioneer in the industry, in 2010 he led the deployment of the first ever loyalty platform to feature an integration with Facebook, Twitter and Foursquare which has been recognized with a variety of industry awards. BJ was once named in Mashable’s Top 40 Brands on Twitter and the People Behind Them and his projects have been featured as case studies in 7 different books published in 2011.
His revolutionary use of mobile coupons on Twitter in 2009 earned Tasti D-Lite a spot in Twitter’s Business 101 Case Studies which ultimately led to invitations for Tasti D-Lite to be launch partners with business products for companies such as Foursquare and Google.
The former co-host of the Social Geek Radio Show on Blog Talk Radio, he has interviewed dozens of authors, leaders and influencers on the subject of social media and social technologies. BJ currently sits on the board of SNAP Services, LLC which is the first Social Network Appreciation Platform to enable businesses to bring together point-of-sale transactions and the digital word-of-mouth customer rewards.
Mission of Called2Business:
Called2Business is a resource to individuals, businesses, and churches in the area of faith at work. Our mission is to equip and encourage men and women in the workplace to understand their calling to positively impact and serve people in their spheres of influence.
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