Dave Kerpen Founder and CEO Likeable Gravity Speakers
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Tags: Business / Communication / Entrepreneurship / Marketing / Social Media


Dave Kerpen is the founder and CEO of Likeable Local, a social media software company serving thousands of small businesses, as well as the co-founder and Chairman of Likeable Media, an award-winning social media and content marketing agency.

Following Kerpen’s sponsored wedding which raised over $100,000 including $20K for charity, he and his wife Carrie started and transformed theKBuzz (founded in 2007) into Likeable Media, the only 3-time WOMMY Award winner for excellence from the Word of Mouth Marketing Association (WOMMA) and one of the 500 fastest-growing private companies in the US according to INC Magazine for consecutive years. Kerpen is among the most popular writers in LinkedIn’s Influencer program, one of the most-read contributors for, and has been featured by CNBC, BBC, ABC World News Tonight, the CBS Early Show, the TODAY Show, the New York Times, and more.

He has also keynoted at dozens of conferences across the globe including Singapore, Athens, Dubai, San Francisco and Mexico City. Likeable Social Media: How to Delight Your Customers, Create an Irresistible Brand, and Be Generally Amazing on Facebook and Other Social Networks, was Kerpen’s first New York Times bestselling book. He followed Likeable Social Media with two more bestselling books, Likeable Business and Likeable Leadership. His fourth book, The Art of People, offers 53 bite-sized, easy-to-execute, and often counterintuitive tips, to learn and master the 11 People Skills that will get readers more of what they want at work, at home, and in life.


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  • "Dave Kerpen is one of the foremost experts in Social Media! We had him speak at EO Alchemy 2012 and he was captivating, funny and informative. I particularly like how he engaged our audience in a social exercise while on stage. If you need a phenomenal resource for social media and a great entrepreneurial success story – I highly recommend Dave Kerpen!" Guidant Financial
  • "At CMRecharge, Dave Kerpen inspired the audience and left them wanting more. His presentation was the perfect combination of storyelling and actionable advice. Dave brought a presence to the event that took it to a whole other level. He’s the best of both worlds: a social media celebrity and an amazing, relatable person. Can’t wait to have him again." CMRecharge

Loving #OpeningNight at @beetlejuicebway! @kerrybutler & @ABrightMonster both amazing!!

I just donated to Mrs. Quintana's project! Help me bring a classroom dream to life.

I vote for #authenticity in #business #leadership #marketing

And in the U.S., 13-year old @AlexandriaV2005 of New York, 13-year old @havenruthie of Denver, and 16-year old @israhirsi of Minneapolis are some of the young people leading the fight at home. I hope more of us will follow their example.

Which of these 11 concepts do YOU think is most important?

#business #marketing #Leadership

When you feel like you’re constantly failing, do one thing:

Identify a specific success you CAN achieve today.

“Get to work on time.”
“Speak up at a meeting.”
“Email 5 perspective clients.”

This one, small thing will jumpstart your confidence. Repeat tomorrow. #WednesdayWisdom

"The best leaders recognize that the whole [team] is greater than the sum of its parts, and while it's great to have top talent, it's the whole organization which must perform in order to succeed." - @DaveKerpen

More lessons from baseball 👇⚾️ #TeamFirst

Do yourself a favor. Get to know @carriekerpen @LikeableMedia Reading this newsletter I learned about @RealFoodBlends & the entrepreneur whose family needs inspired the company that now meets those needs for others.

Excited to have donated to ShelterBox via @GoodToday! Join me and our donations will be matched for a week.

There’s no magic, one-size-fits-all formula for social content, but these rules can help you create a unique strategy that works for your brand.