Jay Baer

Social Media & Content Marketing Strategist, Author, Speaker, Social Pros Podcast


Jay Baer is a hype-free digital marketing strategist, speaker, and author. He founded Convince & Convert in 2008. This is the fifth marketing services firm he's started or managed. Jay has consulted with more than 700 companies on digital marketing since 1994, including Caterpillar, Nike, Visit California, Billabong, and 30 of the Fortune 500. He was named one of America's top social media consultants by Fast Company magazine, and the Convince and Convert blog is ranked as the world's #1 content marketing resource. NY Times Badge 300x300 About UsHis new book about making marketing useful is called Youtility: Why Smart Marketing Is about Help Not Hype and is a New York Times best seller. An active angel investor, he's also involved in an advisory capacity with several social media and content marketing start-up companies.