Social Media Day San Diego 6/30/2013

Social Media Day San Diego 6/30/2013

social media day san diego It’s that time again! Social Media Day San Diego is just around the corner and is being co-hosted once again by Fandom’s very own Rob “DowntownRob” Marlbrough and Tyler Anderson of Casual Fridays, with the support of Social Media Club San Diego. Last year, San Diego had record-breaking attendance. According to, we were the leader worldwide for confirmed RSVP’s. Also last year, Mayor Jerry Sanders declared June 30th as Social Media Day San Diego!

Mashable started Social Media Day back in 2010 as a way to pay homage to the digital revolution that would soon take over our lives, and mobile devices! Now in its fourth year we invite you to celebrate with us, and the rest of the world, the many ways social media has changed our lives and has in many ways brought us closer together.

Don’t forget to RSVP. See you on Sunday, June 30th at Marina Kitchen for the festivities. If you would like to get involved as a sponsor or volunteer click here.

why you should attend social media day san diego

  • Celebrate the many ways social media has changed our lives with hundreds of local social media enthusiasts
  • Interact with and meet new people offline that you’ve been engaging with online
  • Arrive in style with Uber, get a free or near-free ride with $25 credit for new riders using promo code “smdaysd”
  • Attend the FREE educational tracks and discover even more ways social media can impact your personal and professional life with speakers Mari Smith and Amy Porterfield
  • Enjoy free drinks, cocktails and light apps

event details

When: Sunday, June 30, 2013, 1pm

Where: San Diego Marriott Marquis & Marina, 333 W Harbor Drive, San Diego, San Diego, CA 92101

Parking: There are a variety of ways to park and get to the fun. Visit the parking and transportation page for full details.

Cost: Free

Hashtag: #SMDaySD


Track 1: Getting Started With Social Media Presented by San Diego Magazine

1:30pm – 2:30pm
Get Connected with Little Tommy
Little Tommy, Laura and Emily from KyXy’s Jeff & Jer Showgram teach you how they use social media to be more connected than ever with their family, friends and fans!

2:45pm – 3:45pm
Beyond Facebook: Have fun with LinkedIn, Instagram & Pinterest.
Learn how social media is much more than just Facebook. Stacy Zapar, the most connected female on LinkedIn, gives you her tips and suggestions to getting those most out of LinkedIn. Learn more about photo sharing social networks Instagram and Pinterest from some of the top local San Diego social media personalities.


Track 2: Social Media For Professionals
1:30pm – 2:30pm
Facebook Marketing Success with Mari Smith and Amy Porterfield
Learn Facebook Marketing tactics and strategies from two of the best. Mari Smith is one of the world’s leading social media strategists and widely recognized as THE top Facebook marketing expert in the world. She is author of The New Relationship Marketing and coauthor of Facebook Marketing: An Hour A Day. Amy is the co-author of Facebook Marketing All-In-In One for Dummies and a social media trainer and speaker. She is also the creator and host of the ever popular podcast, Online Marketing Made Easy.

2:45pm – 3:45pm
How Top San Diego Brands Are Using Social Media
Discover what’s working across social media for some of the top businesses in San Diego. The social media teams from Petco, Qualcomm and the U-T San Diego will share with you best practices, tips and strategies to take your social media marketing initiative to a higher level.

4pm – whenever you feel like heading home!
Networking and Cocktail Party for Social Media Day San Diego
Plus don’t miss the official Social Media Day afterparty at Whiskey Girl!

Still thinking about whether or not to go? Check out this video recap from Social Media Day 2012. We look forward to celebrating Social Media Day with you. How has social media changed your life?


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