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


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.


Get What You Want By Improving Your People Skills

7 Simple Ways to Get Results

Why It Pays To Be Likeable

How to Infuse Entrepreneurship Skills Into Everything You Do





  • "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

Thanks @slcragle of UnitedHealth Group for stopping by my #LikeableLeaders live show today! @slcragle @UHC

Such a moving excerpt from @keishaoblair's book "Holistic Wealth": "Our education system teaches about linearity, not about what to do when this linear pattern breaks, not where to look for resilience, not the art of recovery from disruption."

Mets fans rejoice on Twitter after Wilpons reportedly start process to sell team via @CBSSports

Seeking inspiring people to follow in 2018? Check out this list of top fifty marketing follows, compiled by the awesome @joshsteimle! Honored to be included, along with greats like @MrLeonardKim @kathyklotzguest @DaveKerpen:

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

Went to Chinatown with @andrewyang to talk about what issues matter most to Asian American voters. #NowStreaming

@DaveKerpen @casas_jimmy @burgessdave Can you give my matched project for a 360 camera, to create Virtual-Reality job training, a RT? Thanks!

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

I am a music historian, and with @AdrianRMG I have researched the best-selling single of every decade all the way back to 14,000BC. Here's a thread:

2010s - Ed Sheeran, The Shape of You

“I’m on my way” is the biggest lie of all time.