Who is this guy?
Spike Jones is a results-proven communications professional specializing in digital and social media marketing. With 25 years of experience, highlights of his career include transforming Brains on Fire into a word of mouth industry leader; SVP of the Digital Customer Experience team at Fleishman-Hillard; Managing Director/SVP of Digital at Edelman and is currently serving as General Manager for the Strategic Services(TM) team at Khoros (a Vista Equity portfolio company).
Spike's background includes contributing strategic development – from insight to creative execution – of award-winning, best in class integrated digital and word of mouth programs for companies including: BMW, USAA, AT&T, General Motors, Chevrolet, Target, Johnson & Johnson, Rage Against the Haze (South Carolina’s youth-led anti-tobacco movement) and Best Buy.
In addition, he authored the business book Brains on Fire, published by Wiley & Sons in 2010, which features some of the best case studies of the BoF team, which Spike was a part of for a decade.
Spike served as Chair for the Board of Directors for the Word of Mouth Marketing Association (WOMMA) through its acquisition by the ANA and has presented at national conferences like the AMA Leadership Conference, SocialFresh, the Public Relations Society of America events and the Association of National Advertiser’s Senior Think Tank Committee.
Everything within this site comes from Spike’s own head and does not necessarily reflect the opinions of his employer. Or so the lawyers tell me.