My Mantra

Helping brands and leaders be more influential
by embracing their humanity and personality.

Selected Upcoming Events

Note: Private or closed events for brands or organizations are generally not listed.

Date Location Event Name Event Description


Past Events

Date Location Event Name Event Description
16 New York Corporate Social Media Summit - NY Chairman - Keynote on Top Social Media Trends and MC/Moderator for EventMore Info →
10 Toronto, Canada Digital Marketing for Financial Services Summit KEYNOTE - Topic TBDMore Info →
4 Jacksonville, FL The Marketing Forum OPENING KEYNOTE - 15 Trends That Will Change Marketing In 2014More Info →
24 Washington DC Mid-Atlantic Marketing Summit KEYNOTE - 7 Marketing Trends That Will Change Business In 2014More Info →
19 Moscow, Russia Global Entrepreneurship Congress KEYNOTE PANEL - Future Of MarketingMore Info →
8 Austin, TX SXSW Open Mentoring Session - TIMES AVAILABLE!More Info →
27 Raleigh, NC High Five AMA Conference KEYNOTE - 15 Non-Obvious Trends Changing Marketing In 2014More Info →
26 Tysons Corner, VA Social Media Outlook 2014 KEYNOTE - 7 Social Media + Marketing Trends To Watch In 2014More Info →
27 Hawaii Private Client Event 2014 Trend Workshop
4 London, UK Corporate Social Media Summit Europe Chairman and MC - Full eventMore Info →
16 Washington DC Storytelling Summit: Georgetown University 5 Minute Keynote: "The Man With The Golden Arm"More Info →
13 San Francisco Corporate Social Media Summit Host and Moderator of event More Info →
7 New York InfluencerCon Panel Discussion - The Rise of Feminine ValuesMore Info →
22 Private Event Keynote Presentation
21 Scottsdale, AZ The Marketing Forum KEYNOTE - 10 Marketing Trends That Will Change Your BusinessMore Info →
9 Las Vegas Private Client Event Keynote and private workshop.
3 New York Future of Storytelling Participant + Session ModeratorMore Info →
1 San Francisco Health 2.0 Conference Lunchtime Book Launch - ePatient 2015More Info →
28 New York SAMMA (South Asians In Media + Marketing) Conference FEATURED TALK - "Why Successful People Never Eat Gobi (And 15 Other Crazy Secrets Of Success)"More Info →
18 New York Incite Marketing Summit Chairman:  Presentations, moderation and MCing for full event.More Info →
12 Cleveland, OH Content Marketing World KEYNOTE - Technology Summit Track (Topic TBD)More Info →
24 Stamford, CT BehaviourCon Session: How To Create Products And Ideas That Spread Like WildfireMore Info →
11 Virtual Vocus Webinar: Content Unleashed Webinar: How to create great content for marketing and avoid the 5 deadly pitfalls of content online!More Info →
20 Washington DC Vocus Customer Conference 2013 KEYNOTE - "The Likeonomics Revolution: Why Conversation Matters Less Than You Think"More Info →
18 Online Book Launch Webinar: Always Eat Left Handed WEBINAR - Exclusive premiere and book launch for my newest ebook - Always Eat Left Handed: 15 Super Simple Secrets of Success (All registered participants get a free copy of the book!)More Info →
12 New York Corporate Social Media Summit - NY CHAIRMAN - Host event and moderate multiple panels throughout the day.More Info →
11 Amsterdam, Netherlands Facebook Marketing Congress KEYNOTE: The Likeonomics Revolution: Why Conversation Matters Less Than You ThinkMore Info →
4 Washington DC ASAE Marketing, Membership & Communications Conference KEYNOTE - Mastering The Art and Science of LikeabilityMore Info →
7 Oslo, Norway Reputation Day Summit KEYNOTE - How Likeability Impacts Corporate ReputationMore Info →
20 Washington DC PR Measurement Summit Keynote - The Art of Creating Visionary MeasurementMore Info →
10 Austin, TX SXSW - Interactive Book Reading Featured Book Reading for LikeonomicsMore Info →
22 Washington DC - W Hotel Social Media Week: Social Media Success for .GOVs & .ORGs - A Fireside Chat Keynote: A Fireside chat with Blue Water Media about how government and nonprofit can effectively use social media. Presented in conjunction with Social Media Week DC.More Info →
11 Memphis, TN Everywhere Else - The Startup Conference KEYNOTE: Likeability & Entrepreneurship: Why Being Likeable Matters For Startups (And How To Do It Without Losing Your Integrity)More Info →
5 Key West, FL National Grassroots Conference KEYNOTE: Likeability, Influence and Why Anyone Decides To Do AnythingMore Info →
11 Reston, VA Future Business Leaders of America Summit KEYNOTE - The Likeability Gap - How To Become A Leader, Inspire Anyone, And Generally Have A More Awesome CareerMore Info →
8 Las Vegas, NV CES - Startup America Live at Eureka Park Featured Panel - Startup AuthorsMore Info →
6 Washington DC World Bank Private Workshop Private Workshop - Delivered to the World Bank as part of their upcoming global communications meeting.
27 Tysons Corner, VA Social Media Outlook 2013 Keynote: "Top 7 Social Media Trends To Watch In 2013" (a sneak peek at my new trend report for 2013 coming in December)More Info →
18 Washington DC Georgetown University Inaugural Hackathon Guest Judge - An event where students create apps or products that will transform Georgetown University and better the student experience.More Info →
12 Charlotte, North Carolina National Arts Marketing Project Conference CLOSING KEYNOTE: "The Likeability Gap – How Personal Relationships Will Make (Or Break) The Future Of The Arts"More Info →
1 San Francisco, CA PSFK Conference San Francisco TALK: Likeonomics And The Surprising Secret of LikeabilityMore Info →
16 Dayton, OH SummitUp Conference KEYNOTE: The Human Brand - How To Create One And Why It MattersMore Info →
10 Brussels, Belgium IAB Belgium Conference KEYNOTE: The Future of Brand EvangelismMore Info →
9 Philadelphia, PA The B2B Corporate Social Media Summit CHAIRMAN & MODERATOR - Introducing event and moderating multiple sessions throughout the day.More Info →
5 New York InfluencerCon Likeonomics - A Conversation w/ Rohit Bhargava About Likeability, Success and LifeMore Info →
4 Austin, TX Spredfast Social Summit TALK: Building B2B Relationships Through Social MediaMore Info →
2 Palm Springs, CA SHRM Foundation Strategy Conference 2012 An exclusive talk on Likeonomics and managing a global workforce for HR leaders and managers.More Info →
24 Online OMI Digital Marketing Strategy Summit DISCUSSION - Digital Leaders Panel: Social & Mobile Strategy11am ET - More Info →
15 Walldorf, Germany Private Client Keynote: SAP KEYNOTE: Beyond Engagement: Why The Future Of Marketing Isn’t About Being More SocialMore Info →
6 Online Soundview Webinar The Unexpected Truth Behind Earning TrustMore Info →
18 San Diego, CA Online Merchandising Workshop KEYNOTE: "10 BIG Ideas Transforming The World Of Retail Right Now"More Info →
29 W Hotel LA Westwood, CA Los Angeles/ Southern California Launch Party! Hosted by Republic of Brown - a great networking and cocktail event open to anyone!More Info →
26 Washington DC DC IdeaCurator Lunch Event - Hosted by WWPR A unique event where I will present a talk, and then offer the opportunity for three female entrePReneurs to pitch their business or entrepreneurial client's idea live for feedback and prizes! Event is hosted by the Washington Women in Public Relations (WWPR).More Info →
20 Washington, DC World Bank Launch Event + Talk Now open to the public! TALK: "Why Likeonomics Matters For Development"More Info →
19 New York, NY NY Lunch & Learn Event For The Hospitality Industry & Meeting Planners A jointly hosted lunch event for the Hospitality Sales & Marketing Association and Meeting Professionals International - focused on Likeonomics for the hospitality and events industries. More Info →
15 San Francisco, CA San Francisco Launch Party! Thanks for the interest - I'm postponing this until a bit later in the Summer or early Fall!
14 Mountain View, CA TEDx Bay Area - Likeonomics The Likeability Gap - What If Believe Wasn't Everything (A Short 18 Minute TED talk about what really matters when it comes to influencing others)More Info →
13 New York, NY Corporate Social Media Summit CHAIRMAN - Introducing event and moderating multiple sessions.More Info →
12 New York Likenomics NY Launch Party! INVITATION-ONLY - Hosted by Ogilvy. To request an invitation, email
6 Washington DC Likeonomics DC Launch Event & Un-Networking Event A unique networking event hosted by CADRE and featuring a chance to meet several of the entrepreneurs featured in Likeonomics! USE "CADREHOOKUP" for $40 off tickets.More Info →
31 Costa Mesa, CA Linked Orange County Networking Event KEYNOTE & On stage interview with Bryan Elliott from Beyond the Brand TVMore Info →
24 Washington DC Tech Cocktail Speakers Series Relationships Matter: Harnessing The Power of Your Network to Build Your Startup (A Dual Presentation with Scott Case - Founding CTO of Priceline, now CEO of Startup America)More Info →
23 New York, NY Columbia Journalism School - Advanced Social Media Workshop Special Guest Speaker - An Advanced Workshop for Journalists, Bloggers & Media Professionals  More Info →
22 St. Louis SSM Healthcare 2012 Leadership Conference KEYNOTE - The Past, Present & Future of HealthcareMore Info →
18 Northern VA Launch Network Charity Lunch Event Lunchtime talk on "7 Ways Marketing Will Change Your World" to benefit the charity Avasara Academy, a school dedicated to educating young women in India.More Info →
15 Miami, FL South Florida Interactive Marketing Association Summit 2012 KEYNOTE - Digital Likeonomics: 7 Sure Signs Your Social Media Strategy Will FailMore Info →
14 Miami, FL South Florida Meetup! SMCSF & SFIMA Meetup - An informal networking event to chat about Likeonomics, marketing and anything else that comes up!More Info →
10 Austin, TX Word of Mouth Crash Course Lunch Roundtable - Featured AuthorMore Info →
8 Washington, DC TiE DC Networking Event KEYNOTE - "Likeonomics: Nice Entrepreneurs Might Finish Last, But Likeable Ones Always Finish First"More Info →
15 Davos, Switzerland World Communications Forum - Davos KEYNOTE: 10 Business Trends To Watch In 2012More Info →
12 Oslo, Norway Re:Think Oslo KEYNOTE: 7 Rules For Surviving The Modern Believability CrisisMore Info →
23 Lisbon, Portugal Private Client Workshop: Vodafone Portugal KEYNOTE: How To Craft A Social Media StrategyMore Info →