Mark Your Calendars for April 28: SMCSFO Presents Increasing Public Awareness Social Media Strategists, Kathleen Clark and Lauren Jones

SAN FRANCISCO, April 7, 2016 – The San Francisco Chapter of the global Social Media Club presents an evening with Kathleen Clark and Lauren Jones, the social media strategists for the City and County of San Francisco. The event, attended by the region’s social media leaders, will be hosted at the Peerspace on April 28.

Kathleen leads the City’s social media initiative and helps the City’s department better leverage the power of communications. She will discuss the current state of San Francisco’s public communications an why social media is an integral part of the strategy. In addition, she will share how it’s working and what the future holds for the initiative. Lauren

For the past 10 years, Kathleen has lead social media strategy and development for private and public sector organizations to drive business growth and brand awareness. She recently was named Acting Director of Communications for the San Francisco Department of Technology. Lauren Jones is the newly appointed Digital Communications Manager. Like Kathleen, Lauren has worked with nonprofit, private and public sector organizations to brand awareness with digital technologies. Both are thrilled to be evangelists for the City and for the power of social media.  

RSVP Today

The event will be held from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. on March 10 at the General Assembly, 225 Bush Street, Fifth Floor in San Francisco. Tickets are available at Eventbrite. There will time for light refreshments, networking and questions.  People who RSVP before February 26 will receive a complimentary copy of Lethal Generosity. RSVP now for this educational, innovative and exciting night.

What:                   Increasing Public Awareness: A Social Strategy for a Social City

When:                  April 28, 2016, 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

Where:                 Peerspace, 743 Clementina St. SoMa, San Francisco

Food Sponsor: Golden Gate University

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About the Social Media Club of San Francisco

The Social Media Club was founded in 2006 with a mission to expand digital media literacy, promote standard technologies, encourage ethical behavior and share best practices. The organization brings together journalists, publishers, communications professionals, artists, amateur media creators, citizen journalist, teachers, students and other interested collaborators. To join the Social Media Club of San Francisco, visit Social Media Club website. Follow the group at on Twitter , “like” it on Facebook and sign up for their newsletter for real time SMCSFO event updates and other trending social media news.


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For more information or for a journalist invitation, contact:

Ethan Parry




Golden Ashby