NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - Dec 10, 2015) - The C-Suite Network, the world's most trusted network of C-Suite leaders, announces the winners of the C-Suite Social Media Legends Awards. The awards acknowledge business leaders who show outstanding success in social media engagement and thought leadership.
"Social media has a massive impact on business and using it effectively has the power to exponentially grow your bottom line," said Jeffrey Hayzlett, C-Suite Network Co-founder and Chairman. "These winners know first hand the importance of using social media in an innovated and engaging way. They are truly their brand's greatest ambassadors."
The top ten winners were announced on November 2 at the C-Suite Conference in San Francisco:
1. Marc Benioff, CEO of Salesforce
2. Brian Halligan, CEO of Hubspot
3. David Bray, CIO of FCC
4. Elisa Camahort Page, Chief Community Officer of SheKnows Media
5. Jeff Weiner, CEO of LinkedIn
6. Sandy Carter, General Manager, Ecosystems and Social Business Evangelism of IBM
7. Christopher Penn, VP Marketing Tech of Shiftcomm
8. Dharmesh Shah, CTO of Hubspot
9. Jack Dorsey, CEO of Twitter/Square
10. Jonathan Becher, Head of SAP Digital
"I am honored to receive this award and be recognized amongst such an esteemed list of social media thought leaders," said Sandy Carter, General Manager, Cloud Ecosystem and Developers, IBM. "Social media has the ability to transform a business, and I accept this award in hopes of further educating business leaders on the importance of social media practices."
"These awards acknowledge a prestigious group of winners impacting the way businesses successfully use social media. I am fortunate and grateful to be recognized amongst them," said Elisa Camahort Page, Chief Community Officer, SheKnows Media.
The C-Suite Network partnered with OneQube, a company that provides real-time social media tools, to develop a unique social media methodology that identifies leaders who are most engaged with their communities. Accenture Digital, a leading global professional services company, was the marque partner for the awards.
"We are proud to support the C-Suite Social Media Legends Awards. It's a great way to recognize leaders who are making major strides in brand engagement," said Rob Harles Global Lead for Accenture Digital's Social and Collaboration Practice. "As a leader in helping organizations drive digital transformation, we encourage C-level executives to become more involved and display their company vision and thought leadership through social media."
To learn more about the C-Suite Social Media Legends Awards, visit: http://conference.c-suitenetwork.com/social-media-awards/
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