Social Media Club of Dallas Announces Presenters for First Annual Social Media Showcase

Sep 08, 2011, 09:00 ET from Social Media Club of Dallas

DALLAS, Sept. 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Social Media Club of Dallas today announced the presenters for its first annual Social Media Showcase. The presenters were selected for case studies that highlighted social media successes and innovations. The presenters for the 2011 Social Media Showcase include:

  • Ashley Carter of Atomic Design and Consulting for TwoRows Classic Grille
  • Carrie Layne of BestBuzz for Taste of Dallas
  • Elysa Rice on behalf of BuzzShift for People to People
  • Charles Black of Slingshot for Jack Daniel's
  • Jennifer Eaton of Standing Dog Interactive for Event Cinemas
  • Colin Alsheimer of Weber Shandwick for American Airlines AAdvantage Program

"We were very impressed with the quality of entrants and the innovative social media ideas and programs being created by Dallas companies," said Mike Merrill, president of Social Media Club of Dallas. "This event will feature a great lineup of speakers sharing insights that you normally can't get outside of large industry conferences."

The Social Media Showcase is ideal for professionals who want to better understand how social media can benefit a business or organization. The event will provide real-world insights for those at an agency or in a corporate marketing role to improve their knowledge of what works in social media and how to apply best practices.

The Social Media Showcase will take place at Angelika Movie Theatre from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. on Thursday, September 22, 2011 with a post-event celebration at Central 214 inside the Palomar Hotel. Early registration is available through September 21, 2011 and is $25. Late registration on September 22, 2011 is $35. To register for the event, visit

Social Media Showcase sponsors include Jared Rey Photography, Russo's Coal Fired Italian Kitchen and Firehost, Inc. Interested sponsors can learn more at:

The September event marks the second anniversary of the relaunch of Social Media Club of Dallas. The organization initially launched in Dallas in 2007 and was founded by Giovanni Gallucci.

About Social Media Club

Social Media Club hosts conversations that explore key issues facing our society as technologies transform the way we connect, communicate, collaborate and relate to each other. The Club's primary mission is to promote media literacy, promote standard technologies, encourage ethical behavior and share best practices. We are active across the U.S. and Canada and expanding globally. Visit for more information.

Contact: Jessica Nunez
Vice President of Partners
Social Media Club of Dallas
(972) 380-9595

SOURCE Social Media Club of Dallas