JSEI #1 Social Media & Its Impact on the Individual Business Person
"Our inaugural meet up will deal with the world of Social Media and its impact on the individual businessperson, as well as, the overall investment landscape. Topics to be covered will include but not be limited to:
-The Facebook IPO, what does it mean for the valuation of Social Media companies?
-Who are the burgeoning Social Media companies, and which firms provide ancillary services to this space.
-How can Social Media create a sustainable, relevant business model?
-Social Media and the entrepreneur, how can it work for you?
Join us in what will prove to be a fascinating look at this dynamic sector of modern commerce."
Presenters: Ed Strafaci & Jay Eagleson
Ed Strafaci is a former Hedge Fund manager and is experienced in all aspects of the financial space. Today he is a principal up a Transmedia Company IRIS^3 . He also teaches College level Finance and is a regular contributor to Reuters Hedgeworld where he goes under the title "The Thoughtful Arbitrageur". Ed has worked over 30 years in Economics and Finance and is eager to share his experiences and knowledge.
Jay Eagleson is a natural team leader with the ability to research, develop, and integrate new solutions within an organization. It has been said that Jay is a visionary who is always considering (and is quite possibly obsessed with) what’s next and the best use of technology.
Jay was formerly the director of Cross Media Marketing at an NYC-area based, award winning, marketing services firm. He initiated and developed the online division of this company, building the team and brand. He currently heads up Eighty6, a company built with the goal of marketing small business with the latest in digital trends. If has to do with technology or the latest in social media, talk to Jay.