SOURCE: SocialVolt


November 10, 2011 09:00 ET

SocialVolt Appoints Joe Cox as Director of Marketing

Enterprise Social Media Management Company Hires Industry Expert to Help Grow Company

OVERLAND PARK, KS--(Marketwire - Nov 10, 2011) - SocialVolt, an enterprise social media management provider, today announced the appointment of Joe Cox as director of marketing.

"Joe's extensive experience in social media and brand management will help us extend into new markets and better serve our current clients. His drive and passion for the industry will make him an invaluable asset to the SocialVolt team," said Scott Oppliger, chief executive officer, SocialVolt.

In his role as director of marketing, Cox will take responsibility for growing the SocialVolt brand. Cox brings an extensive social media track record to SocialVolt and will be responsible for the overall marketing strategy of the SocialVolt platform and oversee its tactical execution.

"I am thrilled to be joining the SocialVolt team. Having worked with brands to implement social media strategies, I know companies are desperately in need of a simple, easy-to-use social media solution for enterprise use," said Joe Cox, director of marketing, SocialVolt. "SocialVolt offers a new and innovative platform that is certain to improve any brand's social media management, and I am looking forward to working with the team to raise awareness and drive revenue."

Prior to joining SocialVolt, Cox held an interactive strategist role at Muller Bressler Brown, where he worked with brands to implement digital marketing strategies. He has also served as a marketing manager at Coca-Cola, managing the Fuze, Powerade, Smartwater and Vitaminwater brands in the Midwest. In this role, Cox led all regional brand marketing activities and served as a certified social media spokesperson for Coca-Cola. Cox also previously held the position of brand manager at Red Bull, where he helped develop a brand with a true personality. In his roles at Coca-Cola and Red Bull, Cox focused on influencer relationship management (IRM) and emerging media.

Cox is currently the president of the Social Media Club of Kansas City, a 2000-member non-profit organization dedicated to community education of social technology in the Kansas City metro area. He holds a Bachelor of Science in interactive digital media from Northwest Missouri State University.

About SocialVolt
SocialVolt delivers enterprise social media management solutions for businesses and agencies. Its unified platform supports engagement across brands while delivering accurate reporting from multiple channels. With SocialVolt, companies maintain control, minimize risk, and empower staff at all levels to build profitable customer relationships in real-time. Its board of advisors is comprised of experienced senior marketers from American Express, Sprint and other leading enterprises. Founded in 2009, SocialVolt is based in Kansas City and backed by Archer Capital. Learn more at

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