Randi Zuckerberg Among Several High Profile Speakers at GDS International’s iStrategy San Francisco Conference

By Gds International, PRNE
Tuesday, December 13, 2011

BRISTOL, England, December 14, 2011 -

On January 31, February 1, the iStrategy Digital Marketing Conference will reconvene in San Francisco, a city synonymous with web and tech innovation, at the South San Francisco Conference Center.

San Francisco is the popular destination for an impressive array of digital start-ups and established digital brands, including Google, Facebook, Twitter, Mashable, Craigslist, Klout and others, all of whom will be represented at iStrategy, both with top-level speakers and high-level attendees.

iStrategy San Francisco’s 2012 has confirmed its closing keynote will be Randi Zuckerberg, the former Head of Marketing at Facebook and now founder of RtoZ Media.

“iStrategy Conference offers attendees the leading edge needed to develop world-class integrated marketing strategies,” she says.

Randi has been at the cutting-edge of digital marketing having spent six years at Facebook, where she accomplished numerous achievements including the creation and implementation of Facebook Live, Facebook Newsfeed, opening the platform for developers and the F8. In her role on Facebook Live Randi interviewed esteemed world figures such as former British Prime Minister Tony Blair, and UN Secretary General Ban ki Moon. Randi has also worked with US President Barack Obama.

Randi has spoken at iStrategy Europe previously, kick-starting iStrategy Amsterdam 2011 with an enthralling and energetic keynote, outlining the future of online branding and highlighting her top 10 marketing tips for Facebook.

Randi said about iStrategy Amsterdam: “It’s a great program, with real-life networking opportunities, and I have really never seen such great interaction between audience and speaker, or level of tweets and real-time Facebook messages coming in.

“It truly is one of the most interactive conferences I’ve been to.”

Alongside Randi, speakers will include the entertaining Rick Wion, McDonalds Head of Social Media; Lori Feldman, Head of Marketing at CitiGroup; Ed Terpening, VP of Social Media at Wells Fargo and Amber Osborne, VP of Head of Lettuce Media, who called iStrategy Amsterdam “a life changing experience.”

There are also representatives speakers and attendees from brands such as Lucky Brands, Dow, Johnson & Johnson, SAP, General Motors, IBM, Delta, Chase, Nike, Adidas, Coca-cola, Sony, L’Oreal, Heineken, Microsoft, VW, Nestle, AT&T, HSBC, Shell, American Express and many more.

A complete list of speakers and attendees can be found here:


To get your two-day Conference ticket, which includes access to all areas, including; splitstream workshops, masterclasses, keynotes, panels, iPitch and networking are available for $495, follow this link:


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