This article originally appeared on CustomerThink.
We are well passed the assumptive phase that that the majority of businesses choose to include a social media strategy as part of their overall marketing. According to an EConsultancy study, 64 percent of businesses now see social as a major part of their programs and consider themselves past the “experimental phase.” A large percentage of these businesses, especially ones that have bigger marketing budgets and people to support each individual marketing initiative, will actually hire someone just to manage the social aspects of each campaign.
Meet Justin Gray
Justin is a serial entrepreneur and the CEO and founder of LeadMD, the world’s largest revenue operations agency having implemented over half of the Marketo user base. Justin has made a career of launching successful companies and scaling them, with successful exits of over 200MM+ in the last decade. Justin’s latest endeavor launched in 2016 when he co-founded Six Bricks an online learning startup designed to combat employee and customer churn through experience-based education. Over the past 10 years, Justin has emerged as a strong voice for entrepreneurship, marketing and culture. As a recognized speaker, Justin has been published over 350 times in industry publications and holds his own column, Tribal Knowledge in Inc., while writing for Entrepreneur, Tech Crunch and others. Justin and his wife Jennifer met over marketing and three years later welcomed their son, Grayson, into the world in April of 2017.