Inglis hosting social media roundtable, Tuesday at 11 a.m.

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Inglis hosting social media roundtable, Tuesday at 11 a.m.

U.S. Rep. Bob Inglis (R-SC) will host a social media roundtable Tuesday, Feb. 3, at 11 a.m. in The Innovate Building in downtown Greenville (148 River St.).

The event is open to the public and group discussions will be led by area marketing and branding professionals as well as other members from the online and social media community.

National media attention has recently focused on political office holders use of social media outlets to communicate directly to voters and "followers." The impact of these new media and its uses in the political process will be discussed during the roundtable.

What: Social Media roundtable & discussion

When: Tuesday, February 3, 2009 at 11 a.m.

Where: The Innovate Building, third floor conference room (148 River St., Greenville)

      Who: U.S. Rep. Bob Inglis, Clemson researcher on social media Dr. Mihaela Vorvoreanu, Geno Church (Brains on Fire), Phil Yanov (GSATC), Trey Pennington (Showcase Marketing), local marketing experts, general public

Contact: Price Atkinson (W: 864.232.1141) or (C: 864.494.8754)

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He is the founder of Tech After Five as well as the founder and President of the GSA Technology Council and the IT Leadership Council.

His personal technology column appears in Greenville Business Magazine and the Columbia Business Journal.

He co-hosts the Your Day technology shows heard on NPR radio stations across South Carolina and is a frequent contributor to technology stories appearing on radio and television.