Carlos Gil is the author of The End of Marketing: Humanizing Your Brand in the Age of Social Media and AI, an international keynote speaker, and award-winning digital storyteller with over a decade of experience leading social media strategy for global brands including LinkedIn, Winn-Dixie, Save-A-Lot and BMC Software. A first-generation Cuban-American, Gil’s work has been featured by CNNMoney, Harvard Business Review, Inc., Entrepreneur, and Social Media Examiner in addition to dozens of trade publications. Presently, Gil is the CEO and founder of Gil Media Co., a full-service digital marketing firm with offices in Los Angeles and Miami, which works with Fortune 500 clients.
Carlos Gil’s Session(s):
For years, social media has been shifting away from its social roots to become more of a branding marketplace; however, the COVID-19 pandemic swung the pendulum back in the social direction. During these difficult times, more people appreciate the value of a real community, not just the number of likes on a post. In this new normal, brands need to adapt to the current environment, which often means building relationships — and ideally whole communities — rather than trying to go for the sale. In this presentation, Carlos Gil, author of The End of Marketing: Humanizing Your Brand in the Age of Social Media and AI, an international public speaker and an award-winning digital marketer with over a decade of experience leading social media strategy for global brands including LinkedIn, will show you how to build stronger social media communities during difficult times.
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