The Worst Viral Marketing Campaign - Ever

  |  March 7, 2008   |  Comments

Just picked up the conference bag and badge

sxsw.jpgJust picked up the conference bag and badge. It's exciting to be at South By Southwest, and in Austin, for the first time.

If you're here, try to catch the panel I'm participating in, which promises to be a ton of fun. Henry Copeland, Jeff Jarvis, Steve Hall, Charlotte Selles and yours truly are going to nominated the 10 worst viral marketing campaigns of all time, then award The Suxorz Trophy to the all-time worst.

A snarky good time is all but guaranteed!


Rebecca Lieb

Rebecca was previously VP, U.S. operations of Econsultancy, an independent source of advice and insight on digital marketing and e-commerce. Earlier, she held executive marketing and communications positions at strategic e-services companies, including Siegel & Gale, and has worked in the same capacity for global entertainment and media companies, including Universal Television & Networks Group (formerly USA Networks International) and Bertelsmann's RTL Television. As a journalist, she's written on media for numerous publications, including "The New York Times" and "The Wall Street Journal." Rebecca spent five years as Variety's Berlin-based German/Eastern European bureau chief. Rebecca also taught at New York University's Center for Publishing, where she also served on the Electronic Publishing Advisory Group. Rebecca, author of "The Truth About Search Engine Optimization," was ClickZ's editor-in-chief for over seven years.

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