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Social Ad Summit: Advertising on Social Networks

September 10, 2008

On Monday September 15 I will be moderating a morning panel at the Social Ad Summit in downtown New York with execs from MySpace, hi5,, Meebo and It’s an invite-only conference but if any Creative Capital readers are going to be there please let me know. Maybe we can connect.

Says the conference explainer: “The Social Ad Summit is a full day, invite-only, conference held in New York City, focused on strategic issues driving the growth of advertising in social media, primarily on social platforms. The event is specifically targeted toward leading media, advertising and social technology executives and is designed to promote knowledge sharing and encourage networking.”

My panel goes from 9:00am to 9:45am and is titled: Social Network Advertising

We’ll talk about the current advertising strategies of leading social networks and their attempts to create a successful business model. If you can think of any interesting questions to ask please email/twitter me or post them in the comment section. Here are the folks on the panel:

Mike Trigg, Director of Marketing, hi5
William Alena, Vice President of Advertising/Business Development,
Martin Green, COO, Meebo
Jeremy Helfand, Executive Vice President,
Suzanne Skop, VP of Sales, Northeast,