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Soucie joins Social Business Consulting Group as founding partner

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Wendy Soucie joins Sobzco - @sobizco - The Social Business Consulting Group is a global management consulting firm with focus on social media. The firm’s purpose is to help executives create an exceptional competitive advantage by leveraging social media. The strategy consulting focuses on a holistic approach where all market facing departments leverage social media to create a mutually beneficial business relationship with the constituencies of their respective ecosystem.

Social Business Consulting Group is considered a thought leader in applying social media in large corporations. The consultants help business leaders and their teams to make strategic business decision and create measurable economic success.

The Social Business Consulting Group is based in Palo Alto, California. For more information go to http://sobizco.com

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Soucie joins Social Business Consulting Group as founding partner

  1. 1. Soucie Becomes Founding Partner of Global Social MediaConsultancy, SobizcoWendy Soucie as a founding partner extends the Social Business ConsultingGroup with a blend of social media, product management and engineeringexpertise.03.15.2011– MADISON, WI (Mar. 16, 2011)— Social media consultantWendy Soucie stepped onto the world stage this week, as she entered intoan agreement to become one of Social Business Consulting Group’s(Sobizco) founding partners. Sobizco, a global social media and businessconsulting firm, is the brain child of co-founder Axel Schultze.Schultze, who is also founder of the Social Media Academy says, “Thisgroup of 17 social business consultants covers the U.S., Europe and AsiaPacific. Each is a certified social media strategist with hands-on industryexperience from companies such as Oracle, Dell, Western Union, GE,Southwest Airlines, Rockwell, Symantec and Franklin Tempelton. These founding members havebeen selected for their expertise in applying social media to the goals of business and for theirparticular areas of specialization.”Social media has provided enormous economic benefits to businesses around the world,including growth in market share, brand reputation, improved customer experience, higher returnon marketing investments and reduced support costs—all resulting from more engagedcustomers. Sobizco’s services include social media auditing, strategy development andengagement planning, as well as technology consulting and a wide range of implementationservices.“Sobizco is a powerful team that will enable Fortune 1000 and other large companies to embracesocial media with effective business results while benefiting customers and avoiding the high-profile mistakes made by so many companies in recent times,” says Soucie. “The company offersmethods, models and frameworks to tackle large, complex projects and challenging situations.”Schultze explains. “Once corporate business leaders decide they want to become a morecompelling organization that attracts customers, those leaders are challenged to develop astrategy that works not only for hundreds of managers and thousands of employees—but also forpossibly millions of customers.”Soucie elaborates on her area of specialization, “The benefits of social media have not beenlimited to the business-to-consumer space. Increasingly, I find B2B clients exploring how socialbusiness can improve their profitability and brands.”www.sobizco.com ! March 16, 2011
  2. 2. Schultze adds, “With forward-looking clients including SAP, EMC, Quest, Oracle and manyothers, we experienced the need for a larger social media consulting organization that is capableand skilled enough to tackle these rather challenging projects. We are not focusing only on thealready well-represented ‘social media darlings,’ but we are set to help the many banks,telecommunication firms or other large organizations that might have a negative brand image andcan no longer hide behind paid market research, advertising click-rates and compliancerequirements."Wendy Soucie advises clients using a disciplined methodology and process for social mediaassessments, strategy and plan development. She trains clients to create social businessrelationships and use social media tools through private training customized for companies.Soucie holds her Bachelor of Science degree in engineering from the University of Rhode Island,Kingston, Rhode Island. Wendy is a Certified Social Media Consultant and faculty member ofthe Social Media Academy.“The addition of Wendy Soucie as a founding partner extends the Social Business ConsultingGroup with a blend of social media, product management and engineering expertise” addedSobizco co-founder Axel Schultze.About: @SobizcoThe Social Business Consulting Group is a global management consulting firm with a focus onsocial media. The firm’s purpose is to help executives create an exceptional competitiveadvantage by leveraging social media. The strategy consulting focuses on a holistic approachwhere all market facing departments leverage social media to create a mutually beneficialbusiness relationship with the constituencies of their respective ecosystem.Social Business Consulting Group is considered a thought leader in applying social media inlarge corporations. The consultants help business leaders and their teams to make strategicbusiness decisions and create measurable economic success.The Social Business Consulting Group is based in Palo Alto, California. For more information goto http://www.sobizco.comAbout: @WendySoucieWendy Soucie specializes in technical products, product manufacturing and professional serviceshaving direct experience working in these areas for over 25 years as a sales engineer, businessdevelopment, account manager and marketing director. She provides leadership and strategydevelopment on the use of social media applied across an entire organization and integrate thatwith business goals for small and mid-sized organizations. She is a certified social mediastrategist and faculty at Social Media Academy.Soucie has worked in diverse businesses: consulting services (accounting, technology,architectural, engineering, environmental), distribution, manufacturer’s representatives, technicalintegrators, and OEM manufacturers.www.sobizco.com ! March 16, 2011
  3. 3. Facts in #140 charactersSobizco News @wendysoucie #madison #wisconsin joins largest global #socialmedia strategyconsulting firm#Sobizco team announced formation of largest #socialmedia strategy consulting firm with globalpresence, team of 80#Sobizco - world’s largest social media #consulting firm, changing the way executives look @#socialmediaGlobal #sobizco team helping executives create competitive advantage with #socialmedia.Collaborate with unified methodologies#Enterprises in B2B space will massively invest in global #socialmedia #strategy - #sobizco.comdelivers methods, teams and executeswww.sobizco.com ! March 16, 2011

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