Mineola, NY – January 10, 2018Didit, a fully integrated marketing and communications firm, headquartered in Mineola, New York, announced that Sales Executive Peter Stein was appointed to Co-President of the Social Media Association, located on Long Island, NY, alongside Julie Allegretti of Stony Brook University’s Center for Biotechnology, on January 1, 2018.

As co-presidents, Peter, of Kings Park, and Julie, of Seaford, will be responsible for arranging and setting up events, meeting with potential speakers and sponsors, maintaining and expanding membership, and coordinating board members’ responsibilities. They will look to reach new business professionals in Nassau and Suffolk counties. Along with their fellow officers, they will also be responsible for carrying out the organization’s mission of “informing, inspiring, and empowering business through social, digital, and future media.”

“I am excited to collaborate with Peter as co-president to move forward with the organization and its mission,” said Julie. “It is paramount for businesses to utilize social media platforms to reach a wide variety of people in a short amount of time. It helps build and maintain relationships with clients by fostering communication. Social media is a convenient, efficient and cost effective way to connect with consumers to share new ideas, products, and promotions”

“It is an honor to have been appointed to co-president alongside Julie,” said Peter. “I take pride in this organization and look forward to bringing my expertise to the table in this new role. This will be a great year for us with many exciting things to come.”

In terms of their goals for 2018, Julie and Peter plan to help increase membership by hosting more engaging and informative events throughout Long Island. They will also identify new methods to engage millennials to participate and join SMA as these individuals will bring a new perspective and energy to the organization.

At Didit, Peter holds a key position in managing the various revenue enhancing opportunities and possesses a wealth of experience in business development, relationship building, networking and direct and strategic marketing.

Julie’s previous experience as Co-Vice President of SMA has uniquely prepared her for this position, along with her knowledge of social media platforms, event planning and networking skills.

The pair held their first board meeting the morning of January 11, 2018, and will run their first educational event on January 25, 2018, titled, “What to Expect in Marketing in 2018.” The event will be held at Blue Ocean Wealth Solutions in East Hills from 8:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. For more information, please visit http://socialmediaassoc.com/events/.

 

About Didit

Founded in 1996, Didit is a fully integrated marketing and communications firm, with offices in Manhattan; Mineola, Long Island; and Waltham, Massachusetts, as well as a direct marketing division Didit DM in Plainview, LI.  Recognized as an Inc. 500, Deloitte Fast 50 and Fast 500 company, Didit is a privately-held industry pioneer that offers an unparalleled range of marketing, public relations and digital services, from “postcard to post-click.” The agency’s experienced professionals, innovative strategy, best-of-breed technology and advanced analytics provide a fully comprehensive marketing approach to businesses, delivering unmatched results for more than 200 clients across all verticals. Didit was co-founded by SEO/SEM thought leader, SEMPO founding board member, and Didit Executive Chairman Kevin Lee. For more information, visit http://didit.com/.

 

About Social Media Association
SMA brings together the media community both online and offline. Our members are forward-thinking people interested in business and media innovation. Social Media Association is comprised of entrepreneurs, business owners, managers, influencers and strategic decision makers. The goal is a non-competitive environment to learn, share and have fun together: informing, inspiring, and empowering business through social, digital, and future media. For more information, visit 
www.socialmediaassoc.com