FunnyBizz Conference: Craft Better Content with Humor and Storytelling

Speakers from Airbnb, Lyft, LinkedIn, Optimizely & Betabrand Will Discuss How Startups and Marketers Can Use Humor and Storytelling to Engage and Entertain.

FunnyBizz Conference is one of the first events of its kind with the goal of helping content creators, marketing pros and startups make an impact the next time they communicate about their business.

Join the movement at the all-day event, June 5 at The Chapel in San Francisco, and learn how humor, improv and storytelling can be leveraged to create unique and inspiring customer experiences.

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Join us for a full day conference unlike any other. Instead of the same boring routine, you’ll be engrossed in interesting talks by top presenters, known for their engaging, entertaining, and enlightening presentations.

“Today's generation have been socialized to receive info via humor. Clients don't watch "20/20" or "Nightline" for news; they watch Colbert and Jon Stewart. They want data delivered with a punch line.”

Speakers include creative leads, founders and marketing managers from lovable brands like Airbnb, Lyft, Betabrand and Optimizely – ( –

Peter McGraw // Author of The Humor Code

Emily Castor // Director of Community Relations at Lyft

Jodie Ellis // Experimental Marketing at Optimizely

Bill Grundfest // Golden Globe Winner & 3x Emmy Nominee Chris Lindland // CEO of Betabrand

Jason Miller // Global Content Marketing for LinkedIn

Sammy Wegent // Founder of Speechless Venetia Pristavec // Creative Lead of Airbnb

Michael Margolis // CEO of Get Storied

Zoe Galvez and Betsy Crouch // Founders Improv HQ

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About FunnyBizz Conference

The idea behind FunnyBizz is simple: Brands need to inspire their customers – and humor and creative storytelling are important tools for engaging today’s generation. As Leyl Master Black wrote on Mashable, brands must “deliver data with a punch line.” But how can brands leverage comedy and humor successfully? What does that look like?

At FunnyBizz, academics, entertainment professionals and startups will offer tips and strategies for using comedy, humor and creative storytelling to engage with customers. Who is this Conference For?

The conference is perfect for startup CEOs and creative leads, advertising and PR professionals, brand managers, content creators, and sales people looking for creative ways to make an impact the next time they communicate about their business.

FunnyBizz Conference Details:

When: June 5, 2014; FunnyBizz is an all-day conference beginning at 9 a.m.

Where: The Chapel, San Francisco, 777 Valencia Tickets and Registration:

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