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Social Media and Investor Relations

Marty Palka, Chief Intelligence Analyst, Investor Relations, Cisco Systems

John Earnhardt, Director of Social Media of Cisco Systems,
Marta Nichols, VP Investor Relations of Yahoo,
Darrell Heaps, CEO of Q4 Websystems
David Putnam, VP Products, StockTwits

Format: Panel Discussion. 5 min general remarks for each speaker, followed by Q&A.

As an Investor Relations professional, you serve as a strategic advisor to your business. Are you “Charging Ahead” with your use of Social Media in Investor Relations? “According to a 2011 AIIM survey, over 50 percent of user organizations now consider becoming a Social Business to be imperative or significant to their business goals.” Source: IBM Press Release Jan.11, 2012.

Our panelists will discuss:

1.Social Media and Investor Relations best practices;
2.How to monitor, message and measure Investor Relations use of Social Media given Investor Relations risk/rewards/compliance;
3.Tools, tricks, and tall tales of Investor Relations use of social media.

You will be able to ask the panel questions as well. So please join us to listen, learn, and share valuable insights on Social Media and Investor Relations.

Date: Feb  3, 2012
Time: 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Place: Four Seasons Hotel
2050 University Avenue, University Circle, East Palo Alto CA 94303
Cost: Member ($50)
Guest ($65)
If you have any questions, please contact Marty Palka, Program Coordinator, at 408-526-6635 or

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