Recently I had a meeting with Steve Rubel (left), one of the world’s leading bloggers.
Steve Rubel is a Public Relations Strategist with an extensive experience in public relations, journalism and marketing communication. He is the Senior Vice President of Edelman Digital, specializing in PR and communications. Mr. Rubel studies global technology, media and online trends and shapes them into actionable insights and marketing communications strategies.
His Micro Persuasion blog on digital trends (http://www.micropersuasion.com/), which launched in 2004, has 50,000 readers daily and has been cited as a must-read by the Wall Street Journal, Forbes, CNET, PC Magazine and Forrester Research. In addition, he is actively followed by more than 25,000 on Twitter, writes a column for Advertising Age and is often sought by the press and as a keynote speaker.
Rubel has been named to several prestigious lists, including: PR Week’s 40 Under 40, The Forbes.com Web Celeb 25, PC Magazine’s 100 Favorite Blogs, Media Magazine’s Media 100, the AlwaysOn/Technorati, Open Media 100 and the CNET News.com Blog 100.