David Meerman Scott is a professional marketing, leadership, and social media speaker and the author of eight books, including three international bestsellers.He is available for keynote presentations at corporate events and conferences around the world. He also delivers full-day and half-day masterclasses.
David's book, The New Rules of Marketing & PR, opened people's eyes to the new realities of marketing and public relations on the Web. Six months on the BusinessWeek bestseller list and published in 26 languages from Bulgarian to Vietnamese, New Rules, now in its second edition, is a modern business classic. Scott's popular blog and hundreds of speaking engagements around the world give him a singular perspective on how businesses are implementing new strategies to reach buyers.
His newest book, Newsjacking, is getting tremendous buzz around the world. He's the author of Real-Time Marketing & PR, which achieved #2 on the Wall Street Journal bestseller list and #3 on the USA Today bestseller list.
He is also the co-author (with Brian Halligan, CEO of HubSpot) of the international bestseller Marketing Lessons from the Grateful Dead: What Every Business Can Learn from the Most Iconic Band in History, and wrote four other books including World Wide Rave.
His blog,Web Ink Now, is ranked by AdAge Power 150 as a top worldwide marketing blog.
He is a recovering VP of marketing for two publicly traded technology companies and was also Asia marketing director for Knight-Ridder, at the time one of the world's largest newspaper and electronic information companies.