A few weeks back I joined Chris Lam and Won Novalis for Erik Deutsch‘s class on social media at UCLA. “I don’t want to be sold, I don’t want you to provide me with information, I don’t even want you to show me a picture of a cat…I want to be INSPIRED! Dan Portnoy did … Read More
We’re teaming up with The Ogilvie Institute to put on their conference about faith and science. Here’s the first teaser, we’ll be posting more about it in the next week.
This past weekend Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa and other city officials hosted the 1st Annual Veterans Appreciation Day. United Way of Greater Los Angeles was on hand to celebrate veterans and launch their report and action plan to support 25,000 veterans returning from service. “United Way has set a goal to cut post-9/11 veteran unemployment in … Read More
It’s very obvious to me that I’m getting old. The annual trek to Austin is something that I’m beginning to have a love/hate relationship with. Great people and great info make the time there really worth attending and it would seem that each year the brands are getting smarter and smarter to court the influence … Read More
Packing up gear and heading to Austin, TX for a weekend of tech, film and general brilliance. I’m really excited to hear from leading pros around the web about what’s coming up, what’s working, how engagement is happening and general stories of connectedness. Last year was definitely an adventure and this year will be no … Read More
This March I’m joining up with a phenomenal bunch of nonprofit leaders, CEO and supporters for The Ideation Conference. Â The Ideation Conference is the next step for Idea Campers, the attitude of sharing and improvement is the same but the conference itself steps it up a bit. This years lineup features a gathering of leaders … Read More
In 2007, I was made aware of the existence of human trafficking. It was a 12 minute conversation. It was one of those that I can remember all the circumstances – what I was doing, what my initial thoughts were and the jaw dropping reality that would cause me to shift my entire life just … Read More
A dear friend recently asked me to do the honor of being a judge at the Frebby Awards. Funny name?Â Yes.Â Valuable?Â Also yes.Â So, just what are the Frebby Awards?Â The Frebbies are the product of Paprika Studios, and are designed to recognize the â€œBest ofâ€ the web in Fresno, CA.Â Broken down into … Read More
Portnoy Media Group is proud to join Radar LA and What Gives!? for this production.
Join Social Media maven Mark Horvath (@hardlynormal) for your morning cuppa at South by Southwest in Austin, TX. (SXSW) Each morning Mark will chat about using Social Media for Social Good with a panel of genius communicators in the world of tech and non-profit. His guests have each set the standard for â€œnow communicationâ€ within … Read More