Bio (Chris Burdge)
President, bWEST and Co-Founder, Social Media Camp
The founder of bWEST Communications, Chris has been an online marketing professional working in Canada and Japan for over 24 years. In 2009 Chris founded bWEST Interactive, a digital marketing firm focused on helping clients develop online marketing strategies to grow their business. In 2010 Chris co-founded Social Media Camp, Canada’s largest conference dedicated to the exploration and sharing of ideas and insights around social media. In 2015 Chris founded SOHO Summit to help small business owners succeed and grow their business, through workshops, 1-1 Expert Advice, peer collaboration and networking. Chris is deeply involved in the marketing community where he helps to inspire and share innovation. Chris speaks at universities and colleges and has been featured widely in the media including appearances on CBC Radio, CTV, CHEK News, Shaw TV and Canadian Business. Chris regularly speaks at conferences, trade shows, and corporate events about social media and online marketing strategies, trends, and tactics.