Over the past few years Social Media Week has been honored to partner with some of the world’s greatest brands including Nokia, Google, Microsoft, Fiat, Telefonica, Ford, American Express
and many more. Please take a look at our featured brands section below and inquire if you are interested in connecting with our global audience of hyper-connected influencers.
“Social Media Week is more than an event; it’s a movement. Such an innovative event that taps into the human networks of people across the world and encourages sharing and best practice will move us forward faster and more effectively than traditional event silos.”
Craig Hepburn, Global Director of Social and Digital, Nokia
2013 Global Headline Sponsor
Social Media Week is proud to have Nokia
as the Global Headline Sponsor for 2013. Nokia brings best-in-class devices and solutions to the market together with leading enterprise technology partners. Together Nokia delivers a range of unbeatable end-to-end offerings to all individuals and businesses of all sizes. Nokia’s technology will be incorporated throughout the Social Media Week platform. Most notably, Nokia will be connecting Social Media Week attendees through real-time conversation and also a location check-in experience. In addition, Nokia will be sharing mobile devices to select attendees.
2013 Global Media Partner
the largest independent fashion and style website in the United States, as well as the second fastest growing media company on the Inc. 500 list, is a lifestyle platform that delivers nonstop inspiration to live a more stylish and creative life. In addition to its global and local newsletter editions and 24/7 original editorial content, Refinery29 connects over 10 million visitors every month and over 1.25 million subscribers with content, commerce, and community, giving them all the tips, tricks, and tools they need to live a more beautiful life – and share it with the world.
2013 Global Technology Partners
delivers both solutions and consulting services to enable clients to effectively communicate with their target audience via mobile devices. We aid organizations in developing or refining their strategies to best leverage a wide range of mobile technologies. We enable clients to extend their web and social media presence to mobile. We leverage the capabilities of today’s smartphones to create engaging on-device experiences. We bridge the best of what clients already have with what they need to create a mobile interaction that is compelling for their target audience. We use our mobile perspectives to inform your mobile solution. Mobile Perspectives provides market engagement, business development and product strategy consulting services to digital agencies, technology companies, individual businesses and organizations. Within a mobile solution, our Mobile Campaign Edge platform provides a critical edge to clients by differentiating how they engage their target audience.
New Media Innovation is a provider of Mobility solutions for organizations wishing to have a presence on the Mobile Channel. Our innovative technology delivers audience to your brand, new targeted audiences, new impressions and new opportunity. New Media Innovation’s suite of Mobility products bridges the gap between over-engineered out-of-the-box non-customizable solutions and a fully customized development. Our flexible mobile publishing framework is based on proven third party and open-source products, maximizing cost efficiencies while reducing risk and implementation time. We provide our clients the simplicity of an OOTB solution with the flexibility and extensibility of a purpose built solution. Our customers transcend all industry sectors and have placed their trust in New Media Innovation to help define and execute on their Digital strategy to maximize their return on investment.
2013 Global Storytelling Partner
is a real-time content insight, curation and publishing platform that allows brands to create live experiences that are proven to drive engagement and amplify conversation. We provide all of the tools a brand needs for effective storytelling in one, simple to use dashboard. Leading agencies and brands including Porsche, Getty Images and Nokia use StoryStream to power social, website and big-screen experiences at major international events and across global marketing campaigns. Launched in 2012, StoryStream is a UK startup who is leading the real-time content marketing space by creating innovative tools that help content marketers embrace live storytelling. StoryStream has been mentioned in the media as “The future of content marketing” and was ranked number 5 in the Top 25 UK Startups in Mashable.
2013 Global Design Partner
All too often, people and organizations – regardless of their level of success – share a discrepancy between the results they create and the impact they want to have. That’s where we come in. The Workshop is a social impact consultancy and full service creative agency for visionaries, innovators and disruptors that refuse to accept the status quo.A community of award winning industry leaders, we build iconic brands, businesses and experiences that shape culture. We provide the usual services and use the conventional buzz words, but we are deeply driven by authenticity and the desire to do good. We choose thoughtfulness over haste and reject short-term, reactionary thinking. We create with purpose and future-proof businesses for the long-haul. We also believe in having some fun along the way.
2013 Global Analytics Partner
is a real-time social media marketing platform that shows brands what they need to know, now. uberVU automatically analyzes all your brand’s social media data to show insights like influencers, stories, and trends you can leverage – in real-time. Designed for the daily social media marketer, it’s easy to use and simple to set up.
uberVU’s dashboard is user-friendly, powered by big social media data, and designed for the daily social media marketer. Its powerful monitoring capabilities combined with intelligent, automatic data analysis and sleek reporting features have led companies like MTV, BBDO, the World Bank, Microsoft, Ogilvy
and more to choose uberVU.
2013 Global Web Hosting Partner
is the leading provider of managed WordPress hosting for businesses and developers. The company is dedicated to making WordPress hosting easy, fast and reliable at scale. Organizations of all sizes, from startups to Fortune 100 companies, use ZippyKid’s content publishing platform to share branded content with millions of viewers every day. Designed to be easy-to-use and reliable, ZippyKid’s architecture is the only solution that allows users to collaborate with developers without sharing passwords. With the ZippyKid platform, WordPress sites are capable of handing 20 times their average daily traffic.
The privately held company is headquartered in San Antonio, Texas. Investors include 500 Startups, Automattic, Slicehost founder Jason Seats, Rackspace co-founders Pat Condon and Dirk Elmendorf, and DuckDuckGo founder Gabriel Weinberg. For more information, visit www.ZippyKid.com
2013 News & Social Media Analytics Partner
helps businesses drive growth and build brands through its social media and PR software suites. Meltwater’s online intelligence platform analyzes billions of news and social media sources daily to extract precise, timely business insights that help more than 20,000 companies understand their markets, engage their customers, and master the new social business environment. With offices in 27 countries, Meltwater is dedicated to personal, global service built on local expertise.
2013 Social Data Partner
builds innovative solutions that turn engaged supporters and customers into super effective advocates. Knodes drives predictable word-of-mouth by making sure your biggest fans tell the right people in their network about you. Knodes knows how to analyze and leverage social data. Born in NYC 2011 and launched in October 2012, Knodes is backed by Quotidian Ventures, OpenBox, Peter Shankman, and several other awesome Angel investors.
2013 Global Accommodations Partner
is a place where what’s inspiring about every person, and every home, in every country can be shared. Airbnb hosts offer travelers unique, authentic, local experiences – from lofts in Manhattan to private islands in the South Pacfic.