About Dave Cynkin

Dave Cynkin's official title is Co-Founder, CMO, Sleep Deprivationist & Thrill Seeker at BlogWorld & New Media Expo. He's a husband, proud dad of 2 active kids, staunch Seinfeld re-run and B-movie comedy fan, dabbles in graphic design, photography, video, trail running, martial arts, cycling, skiing, snowboarding, auto & go-kart racing, rock climbing and who knows what else! You can engage him in potentially humorous or semi-pithy dialogue on Twitter (@dave_blogworld)

The Top 20 Most Social CMOs in the Fortune 100

This fall, Mark Fidelman, our Conference Director of BusinessNext Social, set out to find the most socially active group of CMOs in the Fortune 100.  Surprisingly, the group is overall not on the early adopter end of the social media spectrum. Only one in five CMOs or top-level marketing / communications executives from the Fortune … [Read more]

Fitness Tips for Social Media Geeks: Get in Shape for BlogWorld!

Walking Shoes

Dave’s Fitness Tips for Social Media Power Users – 1st Installment: Get Moving with an Easy Walking Routine. It’s getting pretty close to BlogWorld time, and every year I think to myself “I’m spending so many hours at the computer working, not exercising or eating well enough, this cannot be good for my body. I’m … [Read more]

BlogWorld is proud to announce our new Managing Blog Editor, Nikki Katz

This all began one night last year…I was tweeting, answering the “What are you doing?” question, true to Twitter’s purpose. What was I doing? Complaining about the final Prison Break episodes being spaced too far apart, of course; I couldn’t stand it. There was no damned good reason FOX should cruelly keep me waiting like … [Read more]

Book Signings During BlogWorld

Every year, BlogWorld speakers release books and hold signings sessions live at BlogWorld. Check the schedule below and come meet your favorite new media author. TODD CREAGAR Thursday, 2:00 – 3:00 PM CAROL ANN FRIED Thursday, 3:00 – 4:00 PM BRANDON ELEY Friday, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM PATRICK O’KEEFE Friday, 11:00 AM – 12:00 … [Read more]

Last-minute pass give-away to Gnomedex 9.0

Jim Turner, our illustrious Social Media Director (@Genuine on Twitter) will be winging it up to Seattle tomorrow for the sold-out Gnomedex 9.0 event. It’s one of our favorites, and it’s put on by Chris Pirillo. Here’s your chance to join him with a FREE All-Access Pass worth $299.00! Put up a blog post BY … [Read more]

Cool as Ever Tech TweetUp at Del Mar Racetrack

Our friend Jenn Van Grove (@jbruin on Twitter) is hosting a great TweetUp this weekend at Del Mar Racetrack this weekend, not to be missed. It’s called Cool as Ever Tech, it’s on Saturday, August 8th from 12:00 Noon ’til 6pm and it’s freeeee… So come meet SoCal tech friends from Los Angeles, Orange County … [Read more]