Wayne Kurtzman

With almost 20 years in growing community engagement around content and developing actionable metrics, Wayne is a proven and diverse social media professional. He has taught and written on social media, analytics, and disruptive technologies. Prior to leading our social monitoring and insights practice, Wayne launched several global social media programs. Earlier, he led teams that developed online communities and knowledge management solutions that brought customers and businesses together to collaborate for better products that truly meets the needs of the customers.

Articles by Wayne Kurtzman

SXSW 2016: 3 Technologies You Need to Know

by Wayne Kurtzman | March 16, 2016 | No Comments


“We are the dreamers of dreams” may be the appropriate subtitle of the South by Southwest technology conference in Austin, TX. There are over 40,000 creative business leaders and technologists learning, sharing and discussing “the next big thing” that will impact the way we buy, sell, work and play. I won’t even discuss the music […]


7 SXSW 2015 Takeaways; And a Meerkat

by Wayne Kurtzman | March 24, 2015 | No Comments

Guy Kawasaki and Peg Fitzpatrick discuss social media at SXSW

The South by Southwest interactive conference is Austin, Texas in where the creative techs from virtually every industry come to share and learn what they are doing, and what will become mainstream in the years ahead. This year, core topics included storytelling, the next platform that could rival mobile phone adoption, location, drones, robots, new […]


SXSW15: The Music Makers and Dreamers of Emerging Reality

by Wayne Kurtzman | March 13, 2015 | No Comments


The South by Southwest conference in Austin, Texas is an exploration and collaboration of what is new in technology, film and music. Opening today, the tech (or interactive) track of SXSW is that rare event where the attendees are creative technologists and storytellers. Or, to paraphrase Arthur O’Shaughnessy, they are the music makers and dreamers of […]