Marketing and Promotions

08 Jan

Social Media Brand Evangelist | Case Study

by Jacob Curtis

Preface Every social media job description asks for a “proven track record of experience”, and rightfully so — everyone want’s to work in social media, but many lack relevant industry experience. Luckily for me my first industry related gig put me in the role of a (social media) Brand Evangelist for high-dollar agency level clients [...]

30 Nov

My Job took me to Blogworld LA!

by Jacob Curtis

Seeing as I majored in New Media Communications at Oregon State, being invited to attend this year’s BlogWorld & New Media Expo in Los Angeles could be considered a dream come true. The Expo, which ran from Nov. 3-5, is the first and only industry-wide conference, trade show, and media event dedicated to blogging, podcasting, [...]

27 Apr

Promoting my favorite Comedians at the Laugh Factory Hawaii

by Jacob Curtis

Ever wanted to meet for favorite comedians in real life? I have. During my Junior year of high school, I met a substitute teacher named Jon Schneider. I later found out he was in charge of conducting comedy shows in Hawaii under the famous Laugh Factory franchise. He liked my sense of humor, and when [...]

25 Apr

OSU KBVR tv Student Media Day 2009

by Jacob Curtis

Student Media Day Student Media Day at Oregon State is the time where various Student Media groups such as KBVRtv, KBVRfm, Beaver Yearbook, and Prism Magazine, set up booths in the Memorial Union Quad to promote their organizations and recruit potential media fanatics.   As I was Promotions Director for KBVRtv I was in charge [...]