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Dave DELANEY, KEYNOTE SPEAKER
Dave Delaney is an internationally acclaimed keynote speaker on the topics of digital marketing, social media strategy, business networking and improvisation. His presentations are humorous, educational and engaging for events of all sizes.
Dave is the author of New Business Networking and is a highly sought-after digital marketing consultant through his company, FutureForth.
With 86 percent of marketers implementing online marketing strategies across Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and others, with new distribution methods popping up daily, it’s getting harder to stay ahead of the curve.
Dave’s natural enthusiasm for the social world combined with a passion for real human connections guide his ability to help companies deliver content experiences that are authentic and personalized, a critical shift from online marketing of the past. Companies need to be aware of shift and prepare now for a different consumer expectation.
Warm, funny and highly valuable, delivering real-life scenarios and solutions.
Dave has extensive experience in all things social and has the ability to speak on the latest industry trends, while building trust with the audience. His presentation style is warm, funny and highly valuable, delivering real-life scenarios and solutions.
Beyond a long career in marketing, Dave is a veteran improv comedy performer, who trained at the renowned Second City in Toronto, Canada and has performed in the United States, Canada, England and Ireland.
Delaney has been featured in Billboard Magazine as a ‘digital marketing expert to follow on Twitter.’ In 2015, Forbes featured him as a ‘professional networking expert to watch’ and LinkedIn has hired Dave to speak on the best use of their own network. Delaney has also appeared in articles in USA Today, Mashable, Venture Beat, The Tennessean, Nashville Business Journal, and Toronto Globe and Mail.
This presentation is an immediate icebreaker for any conference or corporate event. Dave educates the audience on how to effectively network at an event, providing real-life scenarios with humor and offering valuable takeaways to create an immediate return on investment for any attendee. This customized presentation will have audiences eager to meet one another and teams ready to take their networking to the next level. Dave will teach how to build and nurture a strong business network that leads to new clients, customers and opportunities. LEARN MORE.
What are they? Dave shares them all by delivering tips, tricks and secrets to using today’s most popular social networks like Twitter, Facebook, YouTube, Instagram, and more. If social media is an essential part of your inbound marketing and community building strategy, ‘Social Media Secrets’ is a smart choice for adding real value to your event. Attendees learn actionable items they can use immediately to show measurable increases in social media engagement and conversions. LEARN MORE.
This presentation is a humorous look at the common (and not-so common) mistakes people make on their LinkedIn profiles. As the world’s largest professional network with more than 400 million members in over 200 countries and territories, business professionals are signing up to join LinkedIn at a rate of more than two new members per second. More importantly, there are over 39 million students and recent college graduates on LinkedIn, making it the fastest growing demographic. Audiences leave Dave’s presentation to update and improve their LinkedIn accounts! LEARN MORE.
Previous Engagements INCLUDE
Hubspot's Inbound Conference (Boston, MA)
LinkedIn's LinkedIn Live Conference (Nashville, TN)
South by Southwest Interactive (Austin, TX)
American Marketing Association International Conference (New Orleans, LA)
Limitless Business Conference (St. John's, NF)
Interlogix Security Annual Summit (San Juan, Puerto Rico and Palm Springs, NV)
Vista Legal Conference (Nashville, TN)
VMUG Conference (Boston, MA and Nashville, TN)
Marketing United Conference (Nashville, TN)
American Advertising Federation (Jackson, MS and Nashville, TN)
Public Relations Society of America (Birmingham, AL)
Americana Music Festival (Nashville, TN)
MoSo Music and Interactive Festival (Saskatoon, SA)
New Media Expo (Las Vegas, NZ)
BOLO Advertising Conference (Scottsdale, AZ)
PodCamp Toronto (Toronto, ON)
BarCamp and PodCamp Nashville (Nashville, TN)
Vanderbilt University. Lipscomb University. Belmont University. Middle Tennessee State University (Nashville, TN)