Social Media Expert Comes to Memphis to Discuss “Legal Landmines”

February 2nd, 2012   •   no comments   


If you’re in a regulated industry like banking, health care or finance or law, this seminar is for you.

Howell Marketing Strategies is pleased to announce that their senior social media strategist, Glen Gilmore, will delivering the keynote presentation at the Memphis Daily News Social Media Seminar, on Thursday, February 9. Gilmore, a former prosecutor who served eight years as mayor of New Jersey’s seventh-largest city, Hamilton, will be discussing “Social Media Landmines – What Businesses, Marketers, Corporate and Legal Need to Know.” It’s crucial for businesspeople to understand what the ground rules are so that they do not do something innocently that can create a problem for themselves or for their company.

Thursday’s program will last about 90 minutes with a cocktail reception to follow. The cost is $25. While seating is available, those interested are encouraged to register as soon as possible.

To register, visit

Howell Marketing Strategies also recently announced that Gilmore, its senior social media strategist, just ranked seventh in a newly released list of “Top 50 Social Media Influencers” prepared by Forbes. Gilmore, who lives in New Jersey, has worked with the Howell firm for the last three years, traveling and staying in Memphis often.

Gilmore has played a key role on the Howell Marketing Strategies team for over three years and serves as Amy Howell’s official Social Media Advisor for social media for law, banking and healthcare.

Read the article in the Memphis Daily News, Social Media for Regulated Industries to be Discussed.

Read the article in the Memphis Daily News, Glen Gilmore To Headline TDN Seminar.

About Glen Gilmore:
Glen serves as the senior social media advisor to the Howell team, working directly with Amy Howell on client related social media projects that integrate traditional PR with digital marketing, online reputation management, compliance, and crisis communications. Glen is in Memphis frequently for client meetings, training and speaking events for the Howell team.

With over 100,000 followers on Twitter, Glen D. Gilmore is a recognized leader in the field of Social Media. He has been included in the Top 100 of the “Twitter Elite” ranking provided by Twitter Grader and The Memphis Daily News has written that “Gilmore is well-versed in all things Web-related.”

An Adjunct Professor with Rutgers University, Glen creates and delivers customized digital marketing executive training for Fortune 100 companies, among others, on topics ranging from social media marketing to social media law. He has also helped to create and deliver crisis leadership programs with Texas A&M University funded by the US Department of Homeland Security.

His blog,, addresses a wide range of social media topics.

Social Media Strategist
Practicing Attorney, former Prosecutor.
TIME Magazine “man of action”
Former Mayor of New Jersey’s 7th Largest City.

For an expanded bio, please visit: Gilmore Business Network.

The full list of  “Who Are The Top 50 Social Media Power Influencers?”  by Forbes.

Glen’s recent input,  “Super Bowl becoming the social media event of the season for advertisers” on MSNBC

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