|Job Title||Head of Social Media|
|Member Since||1 Apr 2010|
|Areas of Expertise||Content Marketing and Strategy, Mobile, Social Media, Search Marketing - Organic/Natural (SEO), Community Management|
Matt Owen is Head of Social Media at Econsultancy. He looks after Econsultancy’s global social media strategy and architecture, where he has led community engagement and growth since 2010.
Matt has a background in music, film and television in addition to marketing, and was instrumental in building the UK's largest entertainment blog network before moving into dedicated social management and strategy for one of the world's largest business schools before joining Econsultancy. He has a particular interest in social measurement and organizational integration.
In addition, he works with a community of 200,000+ digital marketers daily across a variety of social channels and has written best practice guides for popular social platforms. He contributes regularly to the Econsultancy blog, industry titles and makes regular appearances at events and conferences.
In his spare time Matt likes to write, play extremely loud music with his band and work on perfecting his dry martini recipe.
Films and associated nonsense
My enormous collection of T-Shirts
I wear a different T-shirt every single day.
Social Media Executive at London School of Business and Finance
Web Manager /Senior Online Copywriter at Epic Win Media
VoD Content Coordinator at Viasat Broadcating UK LTD
Promo Director at SKY Television
Director at RHM Music
Education and Qualifications
BA (Hons) Media - University of Southampton
Blog posts and comments by Matt Owen
- How to hold a great Google+ on-air Hangout, 20 May 2013
- Case study: do Facebook promoted posts work?, 14 May 2013
- Content marketing: It's not all about the campaign, 24 Apr 2013
- Lings Cars and the art of persuading visitors to buy, 27 Mar 2013
- Explain like I'm five: How Community works, 20 Mar 2013
- Six simple social media tips to get you noticed, 19 Mar 2013
- How to get a professional logo for £3.46, 15 Mar 2013
- Service Announcement: How comments on the Econsultancy blog work, 15 Mar 2013
- Announcing our new #TheDigitals SuperStar of the Week: @SilverBean, 8 Mar 2013
- Congratulations to our newest #TheDigitals Superstar: @Silverbean, 1 Mar 2013
Forum posts by Matt Owen
- How to get your Twitter verified?, 24 Dec 2012
- Facebook Ads - CPC?, 8 Oct 2012
- Facebook Ads - CPC?, 3 Oct 2012
- Online Retention / Online CRM reports?, 12 Dec 2011
- Recommended social media monitoring and admin tools, 3 May 2011
- No love from Facebook for agencies, 22 Mar 2011
- Multiple Twitter users - tag by name or daily responsibility?, 12 Oct 2010
- Email List Decay Statistics, 14 Sep 2010
- Film suggestions please, 27 Jul 2010
- Matching emails to twitter usernames, en masse, 27 Jul 2010