FIR Interview: Jeremiah Owyang, Senior Analyst, Forrester Research

In this FIR Interview, Shel Holtz and Jeremiah Owyang discuss Jeremiah’s new research report, The Future of the Social Web (Jeremiah blogged about the report).

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About our Conversation Partner

jeremiahowyang Jeremiah serves the Interactive Marketing professional for Forrester Research, with a focus on social media marketing. His primary coverage within Social Computing focuses on online communities, social networks, blogging, and micromedia. Secondly, he focuses on how companies organize for Social Computing, including roles, processes, and organizational structure.

Before joining Forrester, Jeremiah led the social media marketing program on the client side at Hitachi Data Systems from 2005-2007 as the online community marketing manager, then left to join PodTech Network in 2007, an online video and podcasting vendor, as the director of corporate media strategy.

Jeremiah practices with the tools he covers and according to Technorati, he is one of the top 1% of bloggers and is very active with his 40K-plus Twitter community. His focus on Social Computing for the Interactive Marketing professional at Forrester has published reports on social networks, communities, and emerging technologies.

Jeremiah has a bachelor’s degree from San Francisco State University, with a focus on marketing.

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Neville Hobson

Social Strategist, Communicator, Writer, and Podcaster with a curiosity for tech and how people use it. Believer in an Internet for everyone. Early adopter (and leaver) and experimenter with social media. Occasional test pilot of shiny new objects. Avid tea drinker.

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