Archive for the category "social media scene"

Vancouver Social Media Scene: Third Tuesday and WordCamp Fraser Valley

Comments 6 by Rebecca Bollwitt

It’s that time of the month again, the one that we actually all look forward to: Third Tuesday is back at the Network Hub with guest speaker Joe Solomon. Nonprofits have been using social networks to get the word out since long before the Internet existed. So what happens when nonprofits combine the power of […]

Breakfast with Jeff Pulver in Vancouver

Comments 5 by Rebecca Bollwitt

When you’re someone who co-hosts a weekly group podcast over the magic of Skype you better show up when a mastermind of VOIP comes to your town for breakfast. Jeff Pulver currently travels around the world, hosting breakfasts with geeky-fun elements like “Real-Time Social Tagging” to spark networking and conversations. Prior to the breakfast at […]

Launch Party Vancouver 4 in Photos

Comments 8 by Rebecca Bollwitt

Between LPV4 last night (thanks to Strutta) and the VIDFEST gala at the Vancouver Art Gallery I had the chance to meet so many new (and cool) people. I don’t have all the business cards with me so I can’t do shout outs right now, but I have a few posts coming in regards to […]

Techvibes Job Fair, Launch Party Vancouver and VIDFEST Kickoff Gala

Comments 9 by Rebecca Bollwitt

Sometimes I think I lead a busy life in social media because I have three to four events a week. Well I must be reaching some kind of new face-melting plateau because tonight I have somehow booked myself into three events… just tonight. Here’s the scoop: Ever wonder where you can find job listings in […]

Third Tuesday with Darren Barefoot Live Blog

Comments 8 by Rebecca Bollwitt

Welcome to Third Tuesday at Century Restaurant in Vancouver! The wifi is spotty at best so the majority of this post may not be live. Tonight’s speaker is Darren Barefoot who will be talking about “Getting the Attention of the Web’s Influencers”. Update: Darren introduces his company, Capulet Communications and one of its facets which […]

Vancouver Metblogs Meetup Tomorrow

Comments 3 by Rebecca Bollwitt

In the summer of 2006 I joined the Metroblogging Vancouver team and over the last few years our network has grown to represent over 50 bloggable cities worldwide. Admittedly my participation has dwindled somewhat however I’m still pretty proud to be a part of this global community. Tomorrow there will be a Vancouver Metblogs meetup […]