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Contact Me >> — the Blog Council is now the Social Media Business Council

Smbc-long-logo-xsI’m excited to announce that the Social Media Business Council is the new name for the Blog Council.

Our new web site is

Members chose the new name at our meeting in New York this spring, and we just went live with our new site. (See the press release here.)

The Social Media Business Council is a brands-only community that helps large organizations build successful social media programs. Members gain instant access and advice from the heads of social media at the world’s largest brands and collaborate in a friendly, productive, and private environment.

The Social Media Business Council is a GasPedal project (that’s my company). We teach word of mouth marketing and social media to companies of all sizes.

With a community of 60 members and a series of fantastic BlogWell conferences (including a new one coming up in Minneapolis in August), it’s an exciting time to be a part of this group. Check out our amazing members:

Abbott Laboratories, AccuQuote, Allstate, Amway, Analog Devices, Ariba, Avery Dennison, Chevron, Cisco Systems, CME Group, The Coca-Cola Company, Community Medical Centers, ConAgra Foods, Dell, Duke Energy, First Data, Ford Motor Company, General Electric, General Mills, General Motors, H&R Block, Hewlett-Packard, Home Depot, IDG, Intel, Intuit, Johnson & Johnson, Kaiser Permanente, Kraft, Mayo Clinic, McDonald’s, Microsoft, Molson Canada, Nestle Purina PetCare, Newell Rubbermaid, Nokia, Novartis, Orange Business Services, PepsiCo, Petro-Canada, Pfizer, Pitney Bowes, Procter & Gamble, Progressive Insurance, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation,, SAP, Sara Lee, Starbucks, SunGard, SWIFT, Symantec, Turner Broadcasting System, Tyson Foods, U.S. Coast Guard, UPS, USAA, Walmart, and Wells Fargo.

If you’re leading social media at a large company, we’d love to have you join our family. Learn more.

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