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New York, NY, United States, 2010/09/09 - In a presentation entitled “New Media – Opportunities and Threats”, Richard discussed the immense potential, and also the great threat, that social media presents to a company.
Infinit Outsourcing, Inc.’s co-founder, Richard Eldridge, shared insights about social media as plenary session speaker for the 4th Annual Ayala Group ICT Summit 2010, “Creating Possibilities” during the second day of the summit on the 2nd of September.
In a presentation entitled “New Media – Opportunities and Threats”, Richard discussed the immense potential, and also the great threat, that social media presents to a company.
“By harnessing the power of social media, we are tapping into the potential of the 1.3 billion people who are active internet users worldwide and engaging with the 20 million bloggers who are influencing perception right now,” he remarked. “Compare it to before, with traditional media, only a small percentage had access to a global reach. Now with social media, 140 characters from any one person could reach thousands of people all over the globe in a matter of minutes.”
“At Infinit Outsourcing, we see to it that, given the immense information on the internet, it is essential to analyze the information in order to harness its value and add benefit to the business,” he added.
The Ayala Group ICT Summit, now on its fourth year, brings together practitioners and decision makers from across the Ayala Group of Companies. The event was held on the 1st and 2nd of September, 2010 at the Edsa Shangri-La Hotel.
Infinit-O (infinit-o.com) is a leading business process outsourcing (BPO) company with offices in the US, UK, and the Philippines providing social media outsourcing solutions including source management, data collection, and sentiment analysis and coding.
The company delivers quality outsourcing solutions with a highly motivated and experienced team having the ability to optimize business processes, access cost-effective and innovative talent technologies, all of which are delivered from a highly secure work environment.