Andrew is a strategic interactive marketing programs and technology subject matter expert with over a dozen years of management, internet technology and consulting experience. He has provided custom online marketing and social media programs for organizations that include Chevron, the American Cancer Society, Rosetta Stone and Ogilvy.
Andrew serves as the Director of Social Media for Penton Marketing Services where he continues to evolve social media offering while developing tactical strategies for internal and client specific new media programs. As the Social Media Practice Lead for EyeTraffic prior to its acquisition by Penton Media, he was responsible for developing eListening social media and online monitoring solutions as well as developing ETM’s new media services.
For the last 8 years, Andrew has been an avid member of the Northern Virginia Technology Council (NVTC.org) serving as a founding member of both the Tech Innovations and Social Media Committees. He is a frequent speaker on the topics of Internet Marketing and Social Media for businesses and nonprofits as well as serving as a guest lecturer for Georgetown University, American University, and George Mason. Andrew attended the University of Virginia where he studied social statistics.
Latest posts by Andrew Bates (see all)
- Walkin’ Wheels Dog Wheelchair Review - May 9, 2013
- Director of Social Media and Digital Marketing – On the Hunt for a New Role - April 30, 2013
- Turn Off LinkedIn Autoplay Ads - March 27, 2013