Jeff_Davis_135   JEFFREY A. DAVIS
Principal, J. Davis Public Relations, LLC
SESSION TOPIC: An Inside Look at Running the Star-Spangled 200 Social Media Command Center

Jeff as more than 20 years of news media and national public relations experience specializing in media relations, media training, crisis communications and social media. As an early adopter, Jeff started using Facebook, Twitter (and MySpace!) for clients in 2007 and the next year the Washington Business Journal wrote about Jeff’s innovative use of Twitter for public relations. He is now a recognized expert in social media strategy, particularly how organizations can successfully integrate social media platforms into traditional communications and crisis management programs. A former president of the Maryland chapter of the Public Relations Society of America, Jeff holds a degree in journalism from Ohio Wesleyan University, was a reporter for daily newspapers in Ohio, New Jersey and Maryland before he entered public relations to work for several of the region’s largest agencies, including Crosby Marketing Communications, Carton Donofrio Partners and TBC.