People on the Move in the Social Media Industry: August 8, 2008

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I’m starting this post series (see archives) to recognize and congratulate folks who get promoted, move, or accept new exciting positions. Please help me congratulate the following folks:

  • Adriana Gascoigne joins social network Hi5 as the Director of Corporate Communications, moving on from Ogilvy Interactive, congrats Adriana, I’m sure we’ll be speaking frequently.
  • Congrats to David Peck (aka Britney Mason), is now a New Media Strategist for LSF Interactive
  • Hillary Brown join Lava Row on July 15th as a social media strategist after three years at LA-based Passenger
  • Tanya McGinnity joins Praized as a Community Manager, also interesting, is that her announcement came in Twitter.
  • This list of full time social media roles at enterprise class companies continues to grow, recently added: Circuit city, a Spanish Bank, and even an agriculture company.

  • How to connect with others (or get a job):
    Several people have been hired because of this blog post series, here’s how:

    Submit an announcement
    If you know folks that are moving up in the social media industry, leave a comment below, or if you’re feeling shy (it’s cool to self-nominate) send me an email.

    Seeking Social Media Professionals?
    If you’re seeking to connect with community advocates and community managers there are few resources

  • See Web Strategy Jobs powered by Job o Matic (Post a job there and be seen by these blog readers, fees pay for my hosting)
  • Connect with others in the community manager group in Facebook
  • Check out Jake McKee’s community portal for jobs
  • See Chris Heuer’s Social Media Jobs
  • SimplyHired aggregates job listings, as does Indeed
  • ForumOne Jobs for Social Media and Community
  • Teresa has a few jobs, some around community
  • New Media hire has an extensive job database
  • Social Media Headhunter
  • Social media jobs
  • Jobs in social media
  • Hiring? Leave a comment
    If you’re seeking candidates in the social media industry, many of them are within arms reach, feel free to leave a link to a job description (but not the whole job description, or I’ll delete it.

    I’m seeking folks that are related to full time hands on social media strategy and community managers, to be on this list, so let me know if you see these folks, and please submit them. Also, I probably will not include executive management changes on this list at social media companies, as the list would go on and on, but you can feel free to express yourself in the comments!