Based in New York but with a global network in 20+ countries, we build and engage audiences through a network of global conferences, digital publishing, experiential design and branded content.
Crowdcentric reaches millions of individuals online through two content platforms:
Global network of writers and contributors
Sharing industry insights with subscribers and followers globally
Interviews, news coverage, product reviews, how-to video and opinion pieces
Research, whitepapers and trends analysis
Platform that hosts short-form videos explaining hidden features and benefits of everyday platforms
Each video provides tech tips, tricks, insights, demos and hacks
Helping people live better, work smarter and be more productive
Crowdcentric owns and operates conference platforms and provides custom event design and sponsorship activation for brands:
Social Media Week:
Hosted in 20+ countries across six continents
5k+ participating speakers each year
70k physical attendees annually
Streamed all over the world via web and mobile
Custom Events & Sponsorship Activation:
Event design and production
Program and content curation
Digital design and integration
Live video production and streaming
Marketing, PR and audience engagement
Crowdcentric's Labs team is made up of technologists and digital strategists and is uniquely positioned to help ideas scale globally.
Whether we're advising startups, incubating new ideas, partnering with emerging tech companies or building our own products, we believe that networked collaboration is the fuel to help ideas and businesses grow. Here's how our Labs team can help:
Clients & Partners
Social Media Week is like a collective mind getting in touch with itself - an autonomous being reaching for new levels of intelligence. The facts everyone exchanges - though valuable - seem less significant than the acknowledgment we're all thinking and caring about the stuff that matters. - Douglas Rushkoff, Author of Program or Be Programmed
The evolving social landscape will impact how people discover, consume and share music; and we are thrilled to work with SMW and the Crowdcentric team to host a dialogue around this globally. - Josh Karpf, Global Director, Social Marketing at Spotify
Social Media Week is a real-world manifestation of some of the best that new technology has to offer - ideas, strategies and insights shared by the people who are shaping the future. - Ellen McGirt, Senior Writer, Fast Company
Crowdcentric is fully aligned with Microsoft’s mission of connecting people through innovative products and services and encouraging the open sharing of knowledge and information. - Craig Hepburn, Global Director, Social & Digital Media Microsoft Mobile
CEO and Founder, Crowdcentric
Toby is an entrepreneur with 12 years experience in digital media, managing an interactive agency in London, helping launch Mint Digital in the US, and co-founding ThinkSocial and Social Media Week. He enjoys running, jumping, diving, and eating.
VP, Sponsorship + Business Development, Crowdcentric
Michael brings more than 14 years of marketing and advertising experience including years in publishing and experiential agencies. An integrated marketing strategist at-heart, he’s always looking for creative ways to help brands innovate and close the gap between them and their elusive targets.
Vice President, Client Services, Crowdcentric
Prior to Crowdcentric, Eric played various roles at several startups in the social analytics space and worked on the agency side executing digital campaigns. Eric enjoys sports, music, blogging and has a true passion for mobile innovation.
Vice President of Design and Technology, Crowdcentric
Simon's professional career as a creative and a developer spans nearly 15 years in working with variety of design & web agencies, non-profit & political organizations and various e-commerce startups. Co-founder of hMAG, a lifestyle magazine and a social networking platform, and a published author of "Livemotion 2: A Beginner's Guide".
Manager of Marketing and Communications, Crowdcentric
Prior to Crowdcentric, Tyler studied and worked in sports, entertainment, and events, and assisted with the social media and marketing efforts for Six Flags, the National Hockey League, the NYC Marathon, and New York University. Tyler has an affinity for sports, craft beer, podcasts, dog parks, and travel.
Director of Marketing, Crowdcentric Media and Social Media Week
Shannon brings over 12 years of experience in digital marketing, media and event planning. Prior to Crowdcentric, she worked at General Assembly (where she continues to teach Digital Marketing classes), Two Tomatoes Records, Oxygen Media, and CAA. When not working she can be spotted running, diving or lindy hopping.
Director of Operations
Jessica is the Director of Operations at Crowdcentric and brings years of marketing and operations experience to the role. She was one of the earliest team members at General Assembly and held a number of different roles, most recently leading their new market expansion efforts. Prior to joining General Assembly, she produced conferences for Mediabistro. When not working, Jessica loves to travel and is always up for exploring a new city.
Crowdcentric Media, SMW's parent company is hiring for a number of key positions during a period of exciting growth. Here's a breakdown of the current positions available: