David D. Simons
Social Media Trainer and Facebook Specialist
David D. Simons is an entrepreneur and media enthusiast who utilizes his off line and online skills to promote brands, increase businesses, support causes, and build relationships. His passion and excitement for media has attracted the likes of Fortune 500 companies, non-profits, churches, and entrepreneurs. David obtained a degree in Digital Media from Sacramento State University, and a Masters degree in Entertainment Business from Full Sail University. David is the CEO of Kingdom Business Solutions an online marketing firm that helps increase business through social media and SEO. David has created successful online marketing campaigns for various businesses and non-profit organizations.
As the current Digital Media Manager for TerraCycle Inc., David successfully doubled the company's Facebook and Twitter following within one year of hire, increased social network engagement by over 60%, and developed an effective global social media strategy for 26 countries. As a social media manager, he coordinates several projects and ensures that each campaign is completed successfully. He's created campaigns for brand partners including but not limited to: Kraft, L'Oreal, PepsiCo, Mars, General Mills, Sanford, Colgate-Palmolive, Johnson & Johnson and Frito-Lay, among others. He also trains, supports and supervises global social media teams in 21 different countries. As well as managing the corporate communications and customer service for nine social media platforms.
David's work has been recognized and publicized by Entrepreneur, Dell Computers, Yahoo, Xerox Corporation, and Hootsuite. He blogs for two leading social media sites Soshable and Social Media Today David's assignment is to encourage, inspire, and influence people through the use of media. Although others call him an expert in the digital media realm he considers himself a life long learner that continues to keep a students mentality. David lives in Philadelphia, PA with his loving wife, Abigail Simons. David lives by this rule: “The biggest risk you will take in life is not taking risks."