Big Ballers in Social Media: New York City Edition

Margaret Orem – Entrepreneur, CEO, Deal Flow, Social Network Development
Brett Petersel – Internet Media Professional / Entrepreneur,
Robb Hecht – Imcstrategies, Sr. Management Consultant
Jeff Pulver – Internet Communications Visonary, enjoys exploring: “What if?”
David Berkowitz – Interactive Industry Strategist, Speaker, Columnist, Marketer – 360
Brandon Warburton – Director of Business Development at
Richard Nacht, Esq. – CEO Blogging Systems Group
Sanford Dickert – Serial Internet Instigator and Product Creator/Director
Gennadiy Mark Borisov – Principal at Digital Media Products & Strategy Advisory
Steve Rubel – svp/me2revolution, Edelman, Micro Persuasion Blogger
Nicholas Livingston – Digital Media & Technology Recruitment at MTV Networks
Charlie O’Donnell – Founder: Path 101, Founder: nextNY, Blogger, Consultant
Tom Glaisyer – Project Manager, network advocacy, org change, and social media
Carl Branco – Managing Principal
David Porter – Digital media executive
Sarah Hofstetter – VP, Emerging Media & Client Strategy, 360i
Zain Gulamali – Goldman Sachs / Monitor / Blackstone / MIT
Oz Sultan – Manager – The Economist / EIU
Robin Chan – Director, Entertainment: Social Media, Verizon
Kandace Hudspeth – Sr. Strategic Planner at MRM Worldwide – McCann Worldgroup
Dominic Carrozza – Senior Business Development Manager at Limelight Networks
Stephen Chiles – Chief Operating Officer at Reprise Media, Inc.
Richard Kosinski – Vice President, Political Advertising at Yahoo!, Inc.
Stephanie Agresta – Internet Marketing Expert specializing in Affiliate Marketing,
Michael Weill – Sr. Business Development Manager, Limelight Networks, Inc.
Noah Elkin – Interactive and Wireless Expert, Strategist, Columnist, Speaker — iCrossing
Steve Sibulkin – ED of Ogilvy Innovations. Seasoned digital marketing entrepreneur
Jason Rozenblat – Business Development at
Nikke Slight – SVP New Media at Atlantic Records
Greg Verdino – Chief Strategy Officer at crayon, a New Marketing Innovation Company
Jonathan Greene – Digital Marketing Strategist
David Gong – Digital Marketing Groupie
Peter Himler – Founder/Principal, Flatiron Communications LLC
John Federico – Marketing and Business Development Executive, Digital Media
Farra Trompeter – Vice President, Client Relationships + Strategy at Big Duck
Ed Lamoureaux – Sales, Marketing, PR and Internet Expert
Kevin Newcomb – news editor, Search Engine Watch
David S. Kidder – Co-Founder, Chief Executive Officer, Clickable, Inc.
Erin Flood – digital media professional, Flood Ventures
Dan Melinger – CEO, Socialight
Chandu (Chad) Eati – VP at MeMedia; an online advertising firm
Eric Wheeler – CEO of a social media startup
Gregory Narain – Serial Entrepreneur, Social Media Consultant, Blue Whale Labs
Howard Greenstein – Connector, Evangelist and Consultant
Kendall Allen – Managing Director, Incognito Digital, LLC
Amanda Kelso – Executive Producer of Digital at BBH NY
Dan Hennes – Director of Photo Services at PR Newswire
Bill Wilson – Senior Director, Mobile Sales at Atlantic Records, Cellfish
Analisa Balares – CEO and founder of two startup companies in media & technology
Roger EhrenbergMonitor110, Inc. – President and Chief Operating Officer
Michael Sharon – Co-founder Socialight. Adds “social location” to mobile media.
Carmen Van Kerckhove – Anti-Racism Training Consultant and Speaker
Nima Abbasi – Founder/CEO at New Media/Web2.0 Start Up, Labtonic
Toby Daniels – VP Business Development – Mint Digital
Ellen Gerstein – Publishing and Marketing Professional, Wiley
David Levy – Vice President, Data Marketing at Story Worldwide
Sebastian von BulowCreative Director

***To generate this list I ran a query on for persons tagged “Social Media,â€� based in New York City, with at least 250 connections. Hyperlinked names lead to an individual’s blog. Other links are to company websites and blogs. If you are not on this list and feel you should be, email me but explain why you are a social media ‘big baller’ and yet aren’t taking full advantage of LinkedIn.


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