How to Win Friends and Influence People at Netroots Nation
Session Type(s): Training
Starts: Thursday, Jun. 20 9:00 AM
Ends: Thursday, Jun. 20 10:15 AM
Room: Marriott Ballroom 1/2
First-time Netroots attendee? Not the hugest fan of conferences? Scared about meeting all these people? This session’s for you. Networking gets a bad rap, but we’ll unpack some tips and tricks, as well as workshop specific strategies for getting past our own insecurities to further the goals we have, the goals of our organization, and the goals of the movement.
John serves as the Vice President of Marketing and Nonprofit Sales for NGP VAN, and has been working with technology and communications for years. He has a passion for progressive politics, new media, and marketing. John also founded and manages the MaleFeminists.com blog that strives to be a strong ally in the broader fight for equality. Previously working as New Media Communications Manager for the Democratic Governors Association (DGA), John is a Democracy for America (DFA) trainer and has served as a speaker for countless conferences and panels and emceed numerous events.