Spiceworks, Dell, USAA and Jive to Present on the Power of Hosted Communities at Digital Marketing Forum 2011

AUSTIN, Texas (February 02, 2011) – This week at the Digital Marketing Forum 2011 conference, Spiceworks(TM), Inc. vice president of products Tabrez Syed will join executives from Dell, USAA and Jive in a panel discussion titled: “Building and Cultivating Hosted Communities.” The session will highlight the thought process behind determining how and when to start a hosted community and what business goals you’re trying to achieve. Sean O’Driscoll, Co-Founder, CEO, and

Panel: Session


  • Moderator: Sean O’Driscoll, Co-Founder, CEO, and
  • Tabrez Syed, vice president of Products, Spiceworks
  • Ajay Tejwani, Social Media, Search Engine Optimization & Mobile Strategist, USAA
  • Bill Johnston, Chief Community Officer, Dell
  • Tim Albright, Senior Director Community Strategy, Jive Software
When: Friday, February 4, 2011
2:00-3:15pm CT
Where: Sheraton Austin
701 East 11th Street
Austin, TX 78701

Spiceworks is enabling ‘Social IT’ by combining network management, network monitoring and help desk software with a rapidly growing and active Facebook-like community of IT professionals. Organizations of all sizes use the free Spiceworks IT management software and integrated online community to collaborate with each other and support the management of both cloud-based and on-premise technology products and services.

More information on Spiceworks can be found at http://www.spiceworks.com. Follow Spiceworks on Twitter: http://twitter.com/spiceworks. Connect with Spiceworks on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/Spiceworks. Search for available career and networking opportunities on LinkedIn: http://www.linkedin.com/companies/spiceworks.

About Spiceworks

Founded in 2006, Spiceworks(TM) is the world’s largest and fastest growing social business network for IT. By combining free IT management software with a Facebook-like community, Spiceworks helps over 1.3 million IT professionals to discover, buy and manage $214 billion worth of technology products and services each year. Spiceworks is headquartered in Austin, Texas and backed by Institutional Venture Partners (IVP), Austin Ventures and Shasta Ventures. For more information visit http://www.spiceworks.com.

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For Spiceworks
Karl Scholz, 512-493-0909

Source: Spiceworks