Blake Robinson

Blake Robinson

Work History

Work History
Sep 2013 - Present

Advisory Board Member

Jan 2013 - Present


Spikes, Inc.
Spikes is developing the world's most secure browsing service to help large corporations address the biggest security threat facing their network today.
Aug 2012 - Aug 2014

Director, Social Strategy & Development

Annalect Group
Managed social media industry relations. Coordinated social data initiatives within Annalect and more broadly through Omnicom Media Group. Steered development of social products. Product manager of content products and Frequent speaker. Sometimes business developer.
Aug 2013 - Dec 2013

Adjunct Professor

New York University
Taught graduate studies in social media monitoring and digital marketing.
Apr 2004 - Sep 2012

Freelance & Consulting

Writings featured on: CNET, CBS News, ReadWriteWeb, TechCrunch, Silicon Alley Insider, paidContent, Mashable, Uncrate, Condé Nas, Ziff Davis Spokesperson at Rackspace Startup Program Analyst in residence at Webtrends Social media monitoring at MWW Group Customer analytics at Federated Media Content strategy at NextNewNetworks
Apr 2009 - Jun 2010

Director, Technology & Research


Built research group to establish a billable analytics practice. Generated and presented social media campaigns and performance reports for clients. Managed day-to-day analyst operations.

Jun 2006 - Jan 2008

Managing Editor, CrunchGear


Worked on site from concept to launch. Managed day-to-day editorial processes. Served as primary content contributor. Oversaw site growth from zero monthly pageviews to over 1.2 million.



Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)

Loyola University New Orleans




Pragmatic Marketing