TEDxConstanta - Vorbitor
Joel is an entrepreneurial thinker, recognized marketer and social media enthusiast focused on helping CEOs and Professionals craft empowering stories that drive real life impact.
He currently works as a Personal Branding Consultant, Linkedin Youth Editor, Business Development Manager and regularly advises leaders of recognized brands on how they can start and scale a successful social media storytelling campaigns.
He's had the privilege to speak on the TEDx stage in Vancouver BC and partner with brands like Uber, Amazon, Slack, Microsoft, Adobe, Hootsuite and Airbnb on unique marketing initiatives.
In the last couple years, he's directed fundraising galas and large scale conferences, like CIMC, which brought together 600+ marketing execs and 45+ speakers. With his background, he's worked with over 300 vendors/speakers across North America.
On Linkedin, he's produced content on an individual and corporate level that's earned 10 million+ views with some stories gaining 1 million+ impressions alone. On the project front, he's collaborated with brands such as the LA Clippers, Translink, Best Buy, Vancouver Canucks, Prezi and Adobe to develop initiatives that drive brand awareness and earn media attention in front of Gen Z. He has been recognized by Daily Hive as one of Vancouver's Top 30 Tech Influencers to follow and also featured by GoDaddy as a thought leader in the influencer marketing space.
Additionally, He's been quoted in publications like Forbes, Betakit, BC Business and BCAMA. Having spoken at 50+ events for organizations like the Greater Vancouver Board of Trade, Microsoft, UBC, SFU, the LA Staples Centre, Rogers Arena, BCIT, Brainstation and Linkedin HQ has provided Joel with the insights he needs to deliver thought provoking ideas in presentations around the world.
Social Media can often get painted as a dangerous weapon. But when used uniquely, Personal Brand Consultant, Joel Hansen, believes social media can be one of the most creative ways to celebrate and encourage the people around us.
In his career, social media has been his go-to tool to open up doors to deepen relationships with his family, mentors and billion dollar brands.
Listen to his three stories to learn how we can bring positivity and humanity back to social media.