Rawn Shah is Director & Social Business Architect at Rising Edge, a consultancy and advisory focused on work culture, collaboration and management practices.
He has been an active explorer and advisor of collaboration and culture in online communities and across organizations as a journalist, a gamer, a content marketer, a business process strategist since before the advent of the Web. In prior roles, he has led collaboration strategy and transformation efforts in the IBM global enterprise focused on employee enablement, marketing & sales business processes, technology, policy, and ethics.
He is a prolific writer with over 500 articles published in print or online in Forbes, CNN, JavaWorld, LinuxWorld, Advanced Systems, among dozens of others technical and business publications, and is the author of seven books, including "Social Networking for Business" (Wharton School Publishing/Pearson, 2010). He currently writes business-technical blogs on Forbes, LinkedIn, and rawnshah.com.