Online Content Creator, Marketing Innovator, and Social Media Manager in St. Louis, Missouri
Mark Edwards has had a career in Online and Social Media, content creation and broadcasting that spans almost every form of media. He has been operating Mark Edwards Worldwide, the multi disciplinary media consultancy, since 2007 to work with selected clients on Social Media, Online Presence, SEO, SEM, and Content Creation projects. Recently, he was deeply involved with creation of the next generation in music streaming services with CÜR Media, applying his skills to both the technical and content creation aspects of the business.
He has worked extensively in the online and social network spaces, website and app creation and usability, analytics, SEO, SEM, podcast and streaming audio creation, public relations and media relations, creating online and broadcast video programming, and leading appropriate clients into the world of branded content and content marketing. Edwards has worked in multiple roles, from Account Management to one-time consulting, providing clients with assistance tailored to their exact needs. His work can be found on almost every communications platform in the online and broadcast spaces.
Edwards is a longtime award winning new media, online, and broadcast programmer, manager, and innovator. He is very much in touch with the latest technology, and is regularly asked to test new products for firms like Google, Facebook, Twitter, Buffer, Vine, Anker, and many more. His New Media Newsfeed, featuring curated tech and media news, is read by thousands of people a month
His quarter of century of programming top radio stations includes WLIT/Chicago, KOSI/Denver, KYKY, KEZK, and WVRV in St. Louis and more. His pioneering work in Social Media, online marketing, and multi-platform branding is well known in the broadcasting and online worlds.
Among his many accomplishments are launching one of the first websites for a radio station in 1992, producing the first direct mail video for a broadcast property, and an unsurpassed track record in launching new broadcast and online brands. Few in any industry can match Edwards’ unique understanding of the convergence of technology and content, online strategy and tactics, as well as his deep understanding of usability and best practices for dozens of online platforms, many of which he has worked with since their inception.