Dave Kerpen | NYT Best Selling Author, Global Keynote Speaker & Chairman of Likeable Media
Dave Kerpen is the founder and CEO of Likeable Local, a social media software company serving thousands of small businesses, as well as the cofounder and Chairman of Likeable Media, an award-winning social media and content marketing agency. Following Kerpen's sponsored wedding which raised over $100,000 including $20K for charity, he and his wife Carrie started and transformed theKBuzz (founded in 2007) into Likeable Media, the only 3-time WOMMY Award winner for excellence from the Word of Mouth Marketing Association (WOMMA) and one of the 500 fastest growing private companies in the US according to INC Magazine for consecutive years. Kerpen is among the most popular writers in LinkedIn's Influencer program, one of the most-read contributors for Inc.com , and has been featured by CNBC, BBC, ABC World News Tonight, the CBS Early Show, the TODAY Show, the New York Times, and more. He has also keynoted at dozens of conferences across the globe including Singapore, Athens, Dubai, San Francisco and Mexico City. Likeable Social Media: How to Delight Your Customers, Create an Irresistible Brand, and Be Generally Amazing on Facebook and Other Social Networks, was Kerpen's first New York Times bestselling book. He followed Likeable Social Media with two more bestselling books, Likeable Business and Likeable Leadership. His fourth book, The Art of People, offers 53 bite-sized, easy-to-execute, and often counterintuitive tips, to learn and master the 11 People Skills that will get readers more of what they want at work, at home, and in life. SPEAKING TOPICS: ★ GET WHAT YOU WANT BY IMPROVING YOUR PEOPLE SKILLS • A powerful speech directed wider audience • Dave shares his life experiences • Dave elaborates on the eleven key areas he highlights in his book, The Art of People ★ 7 SIMPLE WAYS TO GET RESULTS. • This topic is mostly targeted at business owners and marketers • Dave demonstrates the power and value of social media marketing • Dave leaves the audience with action-item take-aways that they can use to drive business results ★ WHY IT PAYS TO BE LIKEABLE • Dave combines branding and personal skills in this keynote • He shares the value of creating a strong network has had on his life and how it can help you (the audience) • Dave explains the value of social media with regards to marketing and beyond ★ HOW TO INFUSE ENTREPRENEURSHIP SKILLS INTO EVERYTHING YOU DO • Dave shares his secrets to entrepreneurial success • The take-aways can improve any and everyone's life, regardless of if they are an entrepreneur. • Dave demonstrates the power of personal branding, and how it adds value to everyone's life ** for full information on Dave's client options and service range click to his website from this profile *
Handwritten notes from Dave are also PRICELESS!!
Unlike most people I meet, Dave "gets it" and KNOWS how to execute the RIGHT ("orange") way!! His passion speaks volumes and if you should be lucky to have the opportunity to work with Dave DO NOT think twice - GO FOR IT!! Handwritten notes from Dave are also PRICELESS!!
He is truly an expert ...
I've never met a more energetic, creative, and entrepreneurial person than Dave. He is truly an expert when it comes to Social Media, and I have learned a lot from him.
His energy and dedication is infectious.
If you need help or guidance around social media Dave is the best in the business. Not only is he very knowledgeable his energy and dedication is infectious.