The Strange Thing About the World of Celebrity and Social Media

Hosted by WHOSAY

thursday, March 2, 2017

3:45 PM - 4:45 PM

TimesCenter: Stage One

“You shouldn’t like things just because people tell you you’re supposed to”
– Stranger Things, Netflix

Celebrities and influencers are connecting and communicating with their fans in so many exciting ways through video, photos and text.

In this session, Steve Ellis, CEO of WHOSAY will be joined by David Harbour, star of the critically acclaimed Netflix show Stranger Things for a discussion about the weird and sometimes upside down world of celebrities and social media.

Get a glimpse into what it is like to connect to a rabid fan base and learn what fans want to hear, what they want to talk about and what their expectations are for the celebrity. Plus delve into what is next for the fan to star relationship and what the future holds for social media platforms.

Audience takeaways:

  • How celebrities think about their fans and brands when connecting via social channels
  • How social is changing the celebrity to fan relationship
  • What’s next and what are the new opportunities, solutions and techniques to learn from

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