DiMauro, Vanessa

Vanessa DiMauro is the CEO and Chief Digital Officer of Leader Networks, a research and strategy consulting company that helps organizations succeed in social business and online community building. She is a popular advisor, author and speaker. With over 20 years of experience in social business leadership positions (Cambridge Technology Partners, Computerworld, CXO Systems), she brings both practical experience and visionary leadership to her work. As founder of Leader Networks, she has developed award winning social business strategies for many of the largest and most influential companies in the world.

Vanessa’s work has been noted by leading publications such as the New York Times, the Wall Street Journal, CNBC and Forbes. She sits on several boards including The Society of New Communications Research (SNCR) and Social Media Today, teaches at Columbia University, and blogs at http://www.leadernetworks.com/blog/.

Posts by DiMauro, Vanessa

  • Will Your Association Still Be Here Tomorrow? The Answer May Depend On Digital (08.09.17 )

    With the rise of digital technologies, the potential for associations to reach and engage more members has grown exponentially. But this reality leads to some burning questions: What should associations do to thrive in today’s brave, new digital world? What are the key goals, success factors, and challenges associations face when they undergo digital transformation?

  • Survey: Can you show the business impact of your online community? (11.07.16 )

    By Vanessa DiMauro Most community professionals need a better way to show how their online community is giving their business a competitive edge. Because we know the struggle is real, Leader Networks, a source for digital industry research, is doing the first research study on “The Business Impact of Online Communities.” The Society for New […]

  • A Five-Step Digital Marketing Strategy for CMOs (09.13.16 )

    By Vanessa DiMauro, CEO, Leader Networks and Advisory Board Member, Society for New Communications Research of The Conference Board Digital Marketing is causing big changes in business today—online and offline. And, as usual with big changes, there’s no shortage of confusion in the market about exactly what’s happening, what’s working and what’s not. Pundits and […]

  • SNCR: A Powerful Past and a Bright Future (02.10.16 )

    By Vanessa DiMauro, CEO, Leader Networks, and Advisory Board Member, Society for New Communications Research of The Conference Board Today’s announcement of the merger between SNCR and The Conference Board is incredibly exciting news! For the past 10 years, the SNCR Fellows have become a cohesive cohort of academics, thought leaders and practitioners working together […]