People on the Move in the Social Media Industry: Feb 17, 2008


This series of posts tagged On The Move (see archives) is to recognize and congratulate folks who get promoted, move, or accept new exciting positions in the social media industry.

Congrats to those on the Move in the Social Media Industry:

  • Peter Fasano joins the Reprise Media team leading the growing SF office as Group Account Director and contributing to the Social Media Marketing team. He also says that he is hiring account folks at all levels.
  • Elsie has moved from full time yoga instructor in Los Angeles to full time podcaster relations in Pittsburgh over at Wizzard Media, congrats!
  • Bradley Bradley Horowitz Leaves Yahoo as VP of Advanced Development Division to head to Google.
  • Todd Hoskins joins Networked Insights, a social media measurement brand monitoring company has hired him on to head up sales.
  • Nick Gonzales, one of the famed bloggers at Techcurnch joins widget/applications company Social Media, great move, congrats.

  • How to Connect with others:

    Submit an annoucement
    If you know folks that are moving up in the social media industry, leave a comment below, or if you’re feeling shy (it’s cool to self-nominate) send me an email.

    Seeking Social Media Professionals?
    If you’re seeking to connect with community advocates and community managers there are few resources

  • Also see my Web Strategy Jobs powered by Job o Matic
  • Also see my community manager group in Facebook
  • Check out Jake McKee’s community portal for jobs
  • See Chris Heuer’s Social Media Jobs
  • SimplyHired aggregates job listings, as does Indeed
  • Hiring? Leave a commentt
    If you’re seeking candidates in the social media industry, many of them are within arms reach, feel free to leave a link to a job description (but not the whole job description, or I’ll delete it.

    • Good luck and congrats to all!

    • /pd

      Ijust have a question — are these salary range the norm fr this social media space ?

    • PD those seem very low. But there’s a ton of variable and factors that are certainly NOT being included there.

      Therefore, I would not rely on those numbers at all.

    • /pd

      thanks Jeremy- as a person who want to move into communiyt / social areana, em figures seemed really low to me..

    • PD

      In the SF bay area 60k-70k is minimum right out of college at an entry level web related position. After a few years, most software folks are over 100k mark.

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    • Job Opening: Senior Manager, Social Media @ Intel Corporation headquarters in Santa Clara, CA.
      * Posted here
      * Posted here
      * Apply here

    • Thank you so much for the mention Jeremiah! You rock 🙂 and congrats to all!

    • This was just sent my way — Social Media Director position in Los Angeles, CA — with new media marketing agency Fanscape

    • Just sent my way, too – We need some help, guys and we’re looking for a Channel Development Manager & Evangelist ‘seeking a self starter to join our USA based team to evangelize and develop sales channels for our solutions that surround Software as a Service’.

      Social Media and SaaS sure sounds good.

    • We are currently looking for a: Group Manager, International Web Marketing @ VMware headquarters in Palo Alto, CA.

      *Link to the job description:

    • The valley is getting to much props here. In the interest of catering to those who prefer sub-zero, arctic like climates while they scrape inches of ice off their windshield…

      I came across this opportunity at Jive software.. I don’t work for Jive, but am a fan of the product… Good SE opening for nice enterprise SM platform in New England region.

    • I just did a podcast with Nick Gonzalez in his new gig. The man doesn’t waste any time!

    • Congratulations to all. But is the best term “social media” or “social networking”? The “online” is assumed, eh? I worry over terminology like a sack of potato soup bars.

    • Sim

      Utterz is currently looking for a community manager and customer support specialist.

      Located in either Boston or San Francisco, they need to be active in social media, passionate, team oriented and preferably have some production and/or blogging chops.

      Contact me at for more!

    • Not sure if this is appropriate to post, but we’re getting an increasing number of social media roles posted on the online jobs board we run – the only dedicated jobs board for new media in the UK – Chinwag Jobs

      We’re not recruiters (we’re a community media company – see my commenter’s website URL above) but both recruiters and employers advertise on our board.

    • We’re currently on the look out for a senior developer, and community managers, based in London (UK).

      If you’re interested, or know someone who may be, check out my blog post and get in touch.

    • Error in link: please click here for the post! (I hope)

    • Still doesn’t seem to be working, here’s the link in full:

    • Hi, Jeremiah! On Monday, March 3rd I will be starting as Social Media Senior Writer, Media Intelligence at the Seattle offices of Weber Shandwick.