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Posts Tagged ‘Jonathan Lloyd’

NBCLA Hosts Social Media Party

Last night at NBC Southern California headquarters in Burbank, several dozen invited bloggers gathered for an evening of food, drink and conference room presentations about the station’s Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest and Instagram efforts tied to the London Summer Olympics.

Website editorial director Sara Catania, managing editor Jonathan Lloyd, social media lead Olsen Ebright and social media/tech on-air reporter Mekahlo Medina (pictured, above) took turns explaining how the “first social media Olympics” have been leveraged, cross-promoted and harnessed. One of the shiniest beacons of this systematic, station-wide effort is the fact that the follower count @NBCLA has zoomed in the past few weeks from around 27,000 just past the 40,000 mark.

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Oh The Places Marilyn Monroe Lived…

Jonathan Lloyd has compiled a nifty Google map of all the places the late Marilyn Monroe called home in SoCal. Apparently she was more of an East-sider and sometimes Valley girl.

Wow, to do a tour it’d take two days…without traffic.

Hat tip @NBCLA