Michael Brito is a senior vice president of social business strategy at Edelman Digital. He provides strategic counsel to several of Edelman's top global accounts and is responsible for delivering content and social strategy, content and community management operations and scaling programs globally. Previously, Michael worked for major brands in Silicon Valley including Hewlett-Packard, Yahoo and Intel Corp. working in various marketing, social media and community management roles.
He is a frequent speaker at industry conferences as well as a guest lecturer at various universities including Cal Berkeley, the University of San Francisco, Stanford University, Syracuse University, Golden Gate University and Saint Mary's College of California. He is also an adjunct professor at San Jose State University and UC Berkeley teaching social business and strategic social media.
Michael proudly served eight years in the United States Marine Corps. Michael's book, Your Brand: The Next Media Company, will be released in October 2013. Find out more information here: https://www.facebook.com/TheNextMediaCompany.