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  • The Social CEO

    Leadership 2.0: How Do CEOs Use Social Media? [INFOGRAPHIC]

    This insightful social CEO infographic should convince your Senior Executives on the importance of driving transparency and customer engagement via social media channels like twitter or LinkedIn. This is another compelling infographic helping us visualise some of the key characteristics and behaviours from the most social CEOs highly active on popular social media sites like […] More

  • Top CEOs Financial Services Ice Bucket Challenge

    Top Financial Services CEOs Take up the #IceBucketChallenge [updated]

    If Barack Obama hasn’t, even top CEOs in financial services have started to accept the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge: UBS, TD Bank, Wells Fargo, U.S. Bank, Kasikornbank, Citi… (updated on 03/09/14) It’s good to see more and more President, CEOs and other Senior Executives at well-established financial institutions accepting the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge and […] More

  • Social Business Performance Scale Leader Networks

    50% of Firms Don’t Differentiate Social Media Marketing from Social Business [STUDY]

    50% of firms don’t differentiate social media marketing from social business: ten top insights from the 2014 social business benchmark study by the Leader Networks. The Leader Networks released the results of the 2014 edition of their social business benchmark study. Those results demonstrate once again that marketing still largely dominates the social media budget in most […] More

  • Top 25 Social Business Leaders 2014 Economist IBM

    The World’s Top 25 Social Business Leaders 2014 [The Economist]

    In partnership with IBM, the Economist Intelligence Unit released their 2014 selection of the top 25 social business leaders globally. I thought I’d share this list of top social business influencers which includes some of the highest profile individuals and organisations in the social media and the social business spaces. The Economist Intelligence Unit adopted […] More

  • ING Direct Canada Embraces Social Media Banking Drive Transparency

    ING Direct Banks on Social Media to Drive Banking Transparency [VIDEO]

    Social media banking. ING Direct Canada, led by its social CEO Peter Aceto, became one of the most engaging banks on social media. The bank aims to bring transparency in banking. A few days ago, I noticed this video on social media banking on Hootsuite’s youtube channel. I invite you to watch ‘Using Social Media For […] More

  • CME Group Social Media Financial Services Strategy Video Interview

    CME Group’s Social Media Financial Services Strategy [Video Interview]

    Social Media Financial Services. My video interview about CME Group’s Social Media Strategy with Allan Schoenberg, Executive Director of Corporate Communications. At long last, I caught up with my fellow social media in financial services advocate, Allan Schoenberg – Executive Director of Corporate Communications at CME Group. I invite you to watch my full video interview with Allan: ‘CME Group […] More

  • Bank CEO Provides Social Media Training For Banking Directors [VIDEO]

    Social media banking. Pan American Bank CEO Provides Social Media Video Training For Banking Directors. Once again, Jose Torres demonstrates its passion to engage on social media channels like youtube or twitter. Leadership, and leaders actively engaged on social media, is one of my favourite topics. I’ve followed Jesse Torres – President & CEO at Pan […] More

  • South Africa FNB CEO Social Media Banking Mobile Payments Twitter

    8 Questions To FNB’s CEO On Social Media Banking, Mobile Payments, Twitter

    For our sixth edition of our ‘5 Questions on Digital Innovation‘ (including social media banking, twitter, mobile…), I interviewed the digitally engaged CEO of  FNB Bank in South Africa, Michael Jordaan. Me and my Visible Banking team have been closely following First National Bank (FNB) in the last few years. Indeed, under the leadership of Michael […] More

  • Commonwealth Bank Social Media Innovation Marketing Stats 2012

    7 Questions To CommBank’s CMO On Social Media Banking, P2P, Mobile

    For our fifth edition of our ‘5 Questions on Digital Innovation‘ (including social media banking, gamification, crowdsourcing, P2P, mobile), I interviewed the inspirational Andy Lark, the Chief Marketing and Online Officer at Commonwealth Bank of Australia. From the very first time I met Andy Lark – Chief Marketing and Online Officer at Commonwealth Bank of […] More

  • GT Bank CEO Launches Secure Online Banking App on Facebook

    GTBank CEO Launches Secure Online Banking App on Facebook

    GT Bank launches secure online banking app on Facebook, aiming at over 6.7 million Nigerians on the leading social networking site. The first of its kind, Guaranty Trust (GT) Bank (@gtbank) allows users to transfer money, pay bills, purchase airtime, and check their balance on Facebook. According to Segun Agbaje, GTBank CEO and Managing Director, it […] More