Martin Jones is a Senior Marketing Manager with the corporate Cox Communications social media team where he assists in leading strategy, campaign ideation and marketing execution for Cox Business social media & content marketing. Today, over 1 million people engage with Cox Communications and Cox Business content across numerous social media and digital destinations. As a nationally recognized writer and keynote speaker I speak at conferences throughout the year including SXSW, Social Media Marketing World, Digital Marketing World Forum, Lavacon, Newscred Think Content Summit, Digital Marketing Summit and more. My insights and business/marketing advice are published regularly on leading websites and publications including Forbes Inc. Entrepreneur SocialMedialToday.com Business.com LinkedIn Business2Community.com Yahoo Small Business Adviser IBM’s THINK Marketing Also in my role at Cox, I serve as the editor and manager of CoxBLUE.com, a content and resource hub for startups, small business, enterprise business leaders, IT professionals, B2B, and B2C marketing leaders. Recent awards and recognition includes: Top 100 Social Media Influencers (Buzzsumo) Top 100 Marketing Influencers and Keynote Speakers (Science of Digital Marketing) Top 50 content Marketers – EContent Magazine, Top 100 Social Media Influencers – Peer Index, Top 100 Social Media Influencers (Onalytica) Top 100 Small Business Influencers – Small Business Influencer Awards, Top 50 Content Marketers – Onalytica and Likeables 150 Marketers to follow, Specialties: Writing and speaking on the topics of social media, digital marketing, personal branding and marketing, employee advocacy, influencer marketing and content marketing. Additionally, I have a background in homeland security, community preparedness, disaster planning & mitigation and have served as a story consultant for numerous articles and television shows including The History Channel’s, “After Armageddon” & Spike TV’s, “Surviving Disaster – “Nuclear Attack”.