Posts Tagged: events

Apr 02

Zócalo Group to co-host Social Media Week Chicago for fourth year

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 By Alexandra Baird   We’re excited to share that Social Media Week Chicago will return this September 22-26, co-hosted for the fourth year running by Zócalo Group and the Chicago Tribune. We can’t wait to host an exciting week of events exploring the impact of social media in our lives and our work. This year’s  continue reading

Sep 05

Your Guide to Navigating Social Media Week Chicago

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By Lauren Randazzo   If you’ve been following along here or on any of Zócalo Group’s social channels (and in case you haven’t, you can find us here, here, and here), you shouldn’t be surprised to hear that we, along with Chicago Tribune Media Group’s 435 Digital, are co-hosting this year’s Social Media Week Chicago  continue reading

Jul 17

Movember: The Moustache as a Catalyst for Conversation

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By Emily Hannigan   Experian Marketing Services brought together  more than 1,000 marketers during its seventh annual Client Summit in Las Vegas July 10-12. This year, my colleague Zach Mesenbourg and I had the privilege to attend the conference on behalf of Zócalo Group. The conference included several keynote speakers and breakout sessions with the  continue reading

Jun 05

10 Tips to Remember when Planning a Media Event

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By Sarah Redman   During my time at Zócalo Group, I’ve had the opportunity to help plan, execute and attend many PR/media events. Through my experience, I’ve compiled a list of tips to remember when planning a media event, to ensure that it goes off without a hitch!   1.     Develop a Specific and Clear  continue reading

Jul 16

Recommended Social, Digital and Mobile Media Events (Part Two)

Recommended Social, Digital and Mobile Media Events (Part Two)

Need more doses of social this summer? We’ve listed a few more below, which should give you a chance to keep up with trends, technologies and also network with other pros. Social Discovery Conference, August 6-7, San Francisco This event geared toward CEOs and senior management covers mobile and web-based social discovery, or the trend  continue reading

Jul 06

Data & Social Statistics: An Interview With Food Genius CEO Justin Massa

Data & Social Statistics: An Interview With Food Genius CEO Justin Massa

Tech Week 2012 breezed through the Windy City late last month faster than you can say data scientists. Just saying the words data and scientists together can confuse most marketers. Stay with me here. As we are trying to become more well-versed every day in measuring social data, I had a chance to sit in  continue reading

Jun 14

Learnapalooza: A New Spin On Learning

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Remember when you were a kid and you wanted to be a DJ, a break-dancer, a film critic, a world traveler, a card shark, a farmer, an artist and a musician all in one day? Enter Learnapalooza – a festival that began in 2010 with the idea that everyone has something to learn, something to  continue reading

Jun 12

Recommended Social, Digital and Mobile Media Events (Part One)

Recommended Social, Digital and Mobile Media Events (Part One)

Trying to get your social on this  summer? Look no further. We’ve put our heads together to pull together some events that can help keep you up to speed in social, digital and mobile media. So check out the first installment of our recommendations. These  events  offer opportunities to learn about emerging trends and network  continue reading

Apr 02

Zocalo Group To Attend The 2012 Medill Career & Internship Fair

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We are excited to announce that Zocalo Group will be attending the 2012 Medill Career & Internship Fair at Northwestern University! When: Wednesday, April 4th from 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM Where: Norris Center, Louis Room, Evanston Campus of Northwestern University Who:  Our recruiting team, Christine Godbey, Human Resources Specialist, and Katie McCarthy, Recruiter, will be  continue reading

Mar 21

The One Thing I’d Love To See At SXSW Next Year

The One Thing I’d Love To See At SXSW Next Year

I finally got a chance to see what all the SXSW fuss was about, and I’m sold. I returned from Austin with a packed notebook full of ideas and tools to explore, great new relationships with industry peers, and plenty of hilarious memories with colleagues. I’m already looking forward to next year.  If I had  continue reading