Director of Global Social Media
Kelly Stone was named the 2015 Social Media Professional of the Year by PR News for her work as the senior social media manager for CompTIA. In her first year with the nonprofit IT trade and professional association, she increased CompTIA’s Klout score by 32%, its LinkedIn company following by 263% and the traffic to its website from social media by 89%. In her second year, she increased traffic from social media to organization’s membership site by 65%, with 6% of all downloads attributable to social media. She has also contributed to the PR News Writer’s Guidebook. Kelly holds a Master of Journalism degree from Northwestern University’s Medill School of Journalism and an undergraduate degree in Communications from Bradley University.