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When Chris Hughes helped hatch Facebook in his dorm room at Harvard, practically the only people sharing personal information on the Web were on dating sites. Morphing into a powerhouse networking site, Facebook now has over 200 million users....

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Chris Hughes's Biography

When Chris Hughes helped hatch Facebook in his dorm room at Harvard, practically the only people sharing personal information on the Web were on dating sites. Morphing into a powerhouse networking site, Facebook now has over 200 million users. Eager to connect like-minded communities to a greater good, Hughes became the force behind My.BarackObama.com, the campaign apparatus that helped elect Obama and revolutionize the Web as a political tool.At 25 years old, Hughes has become a technology superstar whose business is people, helping create two of the most successful start ups in modern history. With an instinct for building technology that networks the commonality of real people and real communities, he helps organizations understand the limitless power of social networking.How to do it? Go to where the users are—the consumers. Learn from them, connect with them, and leverage this connection to engage them in exchanging ideas about your product, brand, or organization. By guiding them in the conversation, you can take advantage of their potential. As a successful entrepreneur and sought after speaker, Hughes shares his insight into emerging technologies and new media with fledgling entrepreneurs, providing them with skills to show them the way in consumer service, Internet, and disruptive technology.Speaking on such topics as business communications, marketing, and strategy, Hughes helps organizations understand how to utilize social networking both internally through their own people as well as with the greater public, and how it will impact business. By tapping into such digital tools while cultivating the user, they can use these new technologies to their full advantage.

Speaking Topics Include

Tapping into social networking as a Power Tool for Your Organisation
Nurturing Social Media in Your Organisation
The Success of Facebook & My.BarakObama.com: It can’t get any bigger than this