Mark Schaefer Speaker

Mark Schaefer

One of the most sought-after marketing keynote speakers specialising in marketing strategy and social media

Mark Schaefer: Biography highlights

Author of eight best-selling books including “The Tao of Twitter”, the best-selling book on Twitter in the world. Mark Schaefer is also the co-host of The Marketing Companion, one of the top 10 marketing podcasts on iTunes.

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About Mark Schaefer

Mark W. Schaefer is a globally-recognized keynote speaker, educator, business consultant, and author who blogs at {grow} — one of the top marketing blogs of the world. Mark has worked in global sales, PR, and marketing positions for 30 years and now provides consulting services as Executive Director of U.S.-based Schaefer Marketing Solutions. He specializes in marketing strategy and social media workshops and clients include both start-ups and global brands such as Adidas, Johnson & Johnson, Dell, Pfizer, The U.S. Air Force, and the UK government.

Mark has advanced degrees in marketing and organizational development and holds seven patents. He is a faculty member of the graduate studies program at Rutgers University and is the author of five best-selling marketing books.

Mark is the seventh-most mentioned person by CMO’s on Twitter and is among the Top 10 most re-tweeted marketing authorities in the world. He was listed as one of the Top 10 authorities on Social Selling by Forbes. His blog is in the top 1 percent of blogs in the world, based on the number of reader comments. In 2015 he was named as the number two blogger in the world by Social Media Examiner and was named number one on a list compiled by Buffer. He is among the Top 10 Marketing Influencers in the world.

Mark is a popular and entertaining commentator and has appeared on many national television shows and periodicals including the Wall Street Journal, Wired, The New York Times, CNN, National Public Radio, CNBC, the BBC and the CBS NEWS. He is a regular contributing columnist to The Harvard Business Review.


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Mark Schaefer Keynote Speaker - Highlights
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Keynote Speaker, Social Media Expert, Digital Media Speaker, Social Media Speaker. Mark Schaefer
Keynote Speaker, Social Media Expert, Digital Media Speaker, Social Media Speaker. Mark Schaefer
MX2014 Keynote - Mark Schaefer
MX2014 Keynote - Mark Schaefer
Fortune 500 Company

I knew we were in for some great instruction but in the course of his visit, Mark transcended the promise of being an effective teacher. An hour dissolved into an instant. But even more remarkably, he generated a 'majestic synergy' from the encounter - an elixir of wisdom, passion, laughter, and the power of human connection. You could say he left an enduring mark.'

International Healthcare company

'A true pro. He seamlessly worked stories about our company into his talk for maximum impact and audience connection. Totally exceeded expectations!'

Hospitality Industry

'Whenever you see that Mark Schaefer is speaking, DON'T MISS IT!! He is awesome, wise, savvy and truly at the top of my list of best!'

Aerospace Industry

'Now I understand why so many people love Mark Schaefer. What a fun keynote. And he IS a brainiac.'


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