The Olympics and the Social Web
At the 2008 Beijing Summer Olympics, social media was just starting to emerge, and hadn’t really become a major part of most of our lives yet. At the 2010 Vancouver games, Facebook and Twitter had definitely become mainstream, but the Winter games don’t have the global impact of the Summer version. Fast forward to the 2012 London Olympics, and its undeniable that the social web have impacted both coverage and ad spending at these Olympics. Check out the following infographics which explore those aspects :
Additionally, Philip has served as Rally Director for the Washington Automotive Press Association, Speaker at IMPAcon and Blogs with Balls, Chairman of the Relay For Life of North Anne Arundel County, Examiner Team Leader for the Maryland Performance Excellence Awards, and Credentialed Founder of Capitals Outsider.