While at SXSW Interactive this week, our COO and President, Leslie Bradshaw, connected with Fast Company's Lydia Dishman for a quick video interview. Her interview about the JESS3 culture is featured next to other influencers from Google, Airbnb, IBM, and Scvngr. We're so happy to see Leslie's insight shared here!
JESS3 CEO and Founder, Jesse Thomas, had the chance to interview the Community Manager at Skillshare, a new startup focusing on education and sharing skills. Danya Cheskis-Gold gives insight into the philosophy behind Skillshare, and why and how people should use it. Alternative learning options like Skillshare are on the rise to supplement, or even replace, traditional education.
The nominations for the 15th annual Webby Awards have been announced and the JESS3 team has been included in the "Online Film & Video - Technology" nominees for the State of the Internet video alongside some amazing amazing projects from WSJ, The New York Times and Engadget. Voting is open to the public this year through the Webby's People's Voice Award site.
JESS3's President, COO and Co-Founder, Leslie Bradshaw, was named to the list, compiled by TopRank CEO Lee Odden, that includes industry leaders like Arianna Huffington, Randi Zuckerberg, Nilofer Merchant, Sloane Davidson, Ekaterina Walter, and more. Author and MarketingProfs Chief Content Officer Ann Handley, who graced last year's list and nominated Leslie for this year's, said of JESS3's chief, "She’s the brains (and possibly the brawn! – ha) behind JESS3, which has done the social web a big fat favor by relentlessly adhering to quality in the content it produces."
JESS3 had the honor of helping leading human rights protection non-profit Amnesty International celebrates its 50th anniversary this year with the creation of five data visualizations. This collection of infographics aims to inform the public about some of the issues Amnesty International is most passionate about as well as the organization's history itself.
On a recent Wednesday, JESS3 had a tech presence on both U.S. coasts - TechCrunch Disrupt in San Francisco, CA and TECHcocktail in Washington, DC. Check out a quick rundown of the bicoastal tech event extravaganza.
In support of Mozilla's release of the latest version of its browser, Firefox 4, JESS3 crafted a minute-long spot to highlight its exciting new features. Using advanced digital-animation techniques, the video simulates a papercraft production. Vibrant visuals, coupled with the lively original soundtrack and personable voice over, educate viewers about the non-profit’s latest launch.
JESS3's long time content partner and leading provider of on-demand Revenue Performance Management solutions Eloqua has been honored with a Gold MarcCom Awards in the Marketing/Promotion Campaign category for its 42-page Social Media Probook. The Probook was released in June of 2011 and includes updates on various social media platforms along with advanced information, insights and instructions.