Erik Qualman's keynote speeches focus on social media and how companies can utilize the many tools available. Qualman the author of Socialnomics, Digital Leader and Crisis. In 2010, the book was a finalist for the Book of the Year by the American Marketing Association.
Qualman earned a Bachelor of Arts from Michigan State University in 1994. Qualman also has an MBA from the McCombs School of Business at the University of Texas.
Qualman is also an international keynote speaker on motivation, digital leadership, digital media and future trends. In 2011 Qualman spoke to the McCombs graduating class on the Austin, Texas campus.
Qualman serves as a professor of digital marketing for Hult International Business School's MBA program. He's also an advisor and board member for Bazaarvoice, EF Education, Manumatix Software, Brickfish and WannaBeeSocial and worked on marketing campaigns for Cadillac & Pontiac, AT&T, Yahoo, EarthLink and Travelzoo.