I guess that one of the core values of our team is professional development. Before starting to grow Infinity Media together my partners and I shared (and we still do) a great desire for continuing education and professional development, especially events pertinent to our high-tech interests—oh, and we’re all in love with the latest trends in Social Media most especially.
Posts Tagged ‘Columbia University’
So it’s early 2012. I’m in an Ivy League looking ballroom filled to the brim with 500 eager Social Media-maniacs at Columbia University’s School of Journalism. It was Social Media Weekend. It wasn’t your average academic conference. Suddenly, the conference’s leader (named “Sree”) screams, “Everyone, everyone, we are ‘trending’ in New York!” (Note for you non-Twitterites: Sree was referring to the countless number of Twitter messages we were collectively generating with hashtag #smwknd, which garnered us the junior G-Man “trending” badge in Twitterlandia).