In a little less than a week, Team MarKyr, Marjorie Kase and Kyra Reed will be heading down to Austin for the South By Southwest Interactive and Music Conferences. En tow will be MarKyr clients, Nina Hartley and Roxy Theatre owner, Nic Adler for two panel discussions.
On Monday, March 15th, Marjorie, Kyra, and Nina will be giving a talk on how social networking technology and the porn industry. And on Thursday, March 18th, Kyra and Nic will be discussing their groundbreaking case study on the the Sunset Strip’s revival thanks to Nic and Kyra’s social networking efforts.
Nina Hartley: Porn Star, Sex Educator, Social Networker
March 15th, 5pm
Ballroom C, Hilton Hotel
With a career spanning over 25 years, Adult film star Nina Hartley has seen it all – from the explosion of VHS to the advent of internet porn. In this session, Nina and her social media brain trust, MarKyr Media’s Marjorie Kase and Kyra Reed, will be discussing how the web has been both a blessing and a curse for industry players and how that’s now changing thanks to social networking technology
A Social Media Case Study of L.A.’s Sunset Strip
March 18th, 3:30pm
16B, Austin Convention Center
Using Twitter and Facebook to promote innovative online cooperation and joint events, famed Los Angeles venues The Roxy, the Viper Room, and The Comedy Store along with The Andaz Hotel and Book Soup, have created a relevant and thriving community known as “The Social Strip”. Learn how five venues on the Sunset Strip successfully banded together via social media to ignite a revitalization of one of the world’s most famous and legendary music communities. This case study will examine the challenges, tactics, successes, growth and bottom line results of this leading edge community.