All the Social Ladies with Carrie Kerpen

Ann Handley is a veteran of creating and managing digital content to build relationships for organizations and individuals. Ann is the author of the Wall Street Journal bestseller Everybody Writes: Your Go-To Guide to Creating Ridiculously Good Content (September 2014, Wiley) and co-author of the best-selling book on content marketing, Content Rules: How to Create Killer Blogs, Podcasts, Videos, Ebooks, Webinars (and More) That Engage Customers and Ignite Your Business (2011, Wiley). She is the Chief Content Officer of MarketingProfs; a columnist for Entrepreneur magazine; a LinkedIn Influencer; a keynote speaker, mom, and writer.

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As the Vice President of Global Marketing for Auntie Anne’s, Heather Neary is responsible for the strategic planning, marketing, and menu development for the Auntie Anne’s brand. She provides guidance on all domestic and international locations as well as oversight to our retail efforts in the United States. Since joining Auntie Anne’s in 2005, Heather has also served in the roles of Marketing Manager, Director of Marketing, and Chief Marketing Officer for Auntie Anne’s. Prior to joining Auntie Anne’s, Heather was the associate brand manager for an office supply manufacturer in Long Island, N.Y. Before that she worked as the managing editor of a business magazine in San Diego, California.

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Welcome to Season 2 of All The Social Ladies, and we could not be more excited to kick off the new year than with our special guest Kate Dickman. Kate is the senior social media program manager at Office Depot. At just 15 years of age, she taught herself basic html and coded her own personal website, eventually starting her own digital marketing business from her dorm room. By 2013, she was recognized as one of Top Ranks 25 Women That Rocked Social Media.

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Deena Baikowitz is the Chief Networking Officer at Fireball Network and comes from four generations of feisty career women. Her favorite expression is "I know someone you should meet. Let me introduce you!" She is passionate about empowering professionals to build their confidence, their skills, and their networks. Her firm's clients include entrepreneurs, executives, association leaders and college students. Deena is a dynamic speaker, coach, consultant and writer, and she has a diverse career background in the arts, social work, and marketing, which create a wonderful combination to serve her clients and build her company.

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KC Geen is senior manager, social media, at GrubHub Inc., a leading online and mobile food-ordering company. At GrubHub, KC oversees integrated social media marketing. Immersed in the social media craze from the beginning, she has been developing and executing social media marketing and social care programs for the past eight years. Prior to GrubHub, KC was global social media marketing manager at Abercrombie & Kent, a luxury travel company, and held a variety of social media roles at various agencies. In addition to all things social, KC has extensive experience in integrated marketing and crisis and reputation management.

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Jessica Williams is the Director of Global Innovation Marketing & Analytics at Visa focused on designing and delivering omni-channel marketing strategies in support of Visa's new product platforms and capabilities to drive customer adoption, consumer engagement and increase product demand. Jessica specializes in utilizing groundbreaking marketing techniques and analytics in delivering innovative payment and technology solutions for Visa's customers. Prior to her current role she was leading the social and digital analytics at Visa BtoB and corporate marketing. Prior to Visa, Jessica worked at Yahoo! and WCG in the bay area serving in her last role as a Senior Analytics Strategist. She is one Social Lady you don't want to miss.

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Diana Plazas is the Director of Global Brand Marketing for DoubleTree by Hilton, at Hilton Worldwide. In this role, Diana oversees advertising, offline and online media, as well as marketing and social media strategy for the brand and its more than 400 hotels in over 30 countries around the globe. She has been part of the team that worked on the repositioning of the brand back in 2011, as well as its award winning campaigns such as the Cookie CARE-a-van, the Little Things Project and DTour. In 2014, her team led the launch of a brand new multi-channel campaign called “First the Cookie”, as well as supporting the on-going Cookie Care global activations in partnership with Public Relations. Diana has been working with the brand since 2009 and previous to that she managed search engine marketing for the Hilton Worldwide portfolio of brands, where starting in 2006 she worked on both organic and paid search marketing strategy. Previous to Hilton Worldwide, Diana worked with digital brands in both the Health & Beauty, as well as Real Estate categories.

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Brianna Foulds began her career at California Pizza Kitchen, progressing through the various roles of restaurant operations before joining the recruiting team. It was there that she discovered her passion - not for artisan pizza, but for finding the right people for the job, brand and business. Her success there landed her a position at Oakley, where she, along with her team, is responsible for recruiting Manufacturing Assembly Teams, Optical Design Engineers, Fabric Developers, Athlete Managers and all other positions that make Oakley what it is today.

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Jennifer Donovan is a seasoned digital PR and brand strategist with more than 18 years of communications, PR, social media and marketing experience. She has a proven track record for driving industry awareness, value and momentum for her clients. Prior to founding Nova Communications in 2013, Jennifer was Senior Manager of Social Communications and Senior Global PR Manager for Akamai Technologies. Before Akamai, Jennifer worked at Horn Group, a digital communications agency, working closely with dozens of technology clients. Jennifer has also served as the President of the Social Media Club of San Francisco, where she designed and managed educational programming events.

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Meet Social Lady Stacey Jaffe. Stacey overseas Teach For America's social media and blogging platforms, where she developed strategies to use social media matrix as a focus group upon which to improve the social media experience. Prior, she worked on content development for Nickelodeon's Team Umi Zoomi, which is an educational preschool television show.

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