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The Top 35 Social Media Marketing Speakers

We’re back with more awesome speakers! As a part of our speaker series, we have composed a list of some of the most sought after Social Media Marketing speakers. These guys can share mind-blowing talks on many amazing social media topics including such as social influence, social media lead generation, social branding, social management and more. By the way, having one of these influencers as your speaker will also help you increase awareness of your upcoming conference. Enjoy! 


Sean Gardner @2morrowknight 637,000 Followers

Social Media Consultant, correspondent blogger


Ann Tran @AnnTran_ 381,000 Followers

Social Media Consultant


Mari Smith @MariSmith 277,000 Followers

Social Media Strategist & Author, “The New Relationship Marketing”


Chris Brogan @chrisbrogan 274,000 Followers

Publisher & CEO, Owner Magazine


Jeff Bullas @jeffbullas 228,000 Followers

Social Media Marketing Blogger


Ann Hadley @marketingprofs 226,000 Followers

Chief Content Officer, Marketingprofs & Co-Author, “Content Rules”


Kim Garst @kimgarst 222,000 Followers

Co-founder & CEO, Boom! Social


Brian Solis @briansolis 217,000 Followers

Principal, Altimeter Group


Robin Sharma @_robin_sharma 209,000 Followers

Founder, Sharma Leadership International Inc. 


Pam Moore @PamMktgNut 196,000 Followers

CEO & Founder, Marketing Nutz


Ted Rubin @TedRubin 195,000 Followers

CMO, Brand Innovators


Scott Stratten @unmarketing 167,000 Followers

President, Unmarketing


Peter Shankman @petershankman 162,000 Followers

Founder, HARO & The Geek Factory Inc.


Jeremiah Owyang @jowyang 147,000 Followers

Chief Catalyst, Founder of


Jay Baer @jaybaer 112,000 Followers

Marketing consultant & author, “Youtility”


Scott Monty @ScottMonty 104,000 Followers

Global Digital Communications, Ford Motor Company


Jay Oatway @JayOatway 101,000 Followers

Specialist in Story and Influence


Amy Porterfield @AmyPorterfield 85,600 Folloers

Social Media Strategists & Co-author, “Facebook Marketing All-In-One for Dummies.”


Jason Falls @JasonFalls 84,100 Followers

Founder & CEO, Social Media Explorer 


Neal Schaffer @NealSchaffer 80,200 Followers

Author, “Maximizing LinkedIn for Sales and Social Media Marketing” & “Maximize Your Social” & Founder, Max. Social Business 


Joel Comm @joelcomm 80,000 Followers

Author, Twitter Power 2.0: How to Dominate Your Market One Tweet at a Time


Michael Stelzner @Mike_Stelzner 77,200 Followers

Founder, Social Media Examiner 


Mitch Joel @mitchjoel 60,300 Followers

President, Twist Image


Viveka von Rosen @LinkedInExpert 53,600 Followers

Author, “LinkedIn Marketing”


Koka Sexton @kokasexton 33,700 Followers

Global Senior Manager, Social Marketing, LinkedIn


Gini Dietrich @ginidietrich 33,100 Followers

Founder and CEO, Arment Dietrich


Syed Balkhi @syedbalkhi 25,300 Followers

Founder, WPBeginnger & List25


Stan Smith @pushingsocial 23,800 Followers

Founder, Pushing Social & Co-author, Born to Blog


Jennifer Leggio @mediaphyter 20,800 Followers

Senior Director, Security Strategy & Portfolio Marketing at Cisco


Cheryl Burgess @ckburgess 19,000 Followers

CEO & CMO, Blue Focus Marketing


Maggie Fox @maggiefox 17,300 Followers

SVP, Digital Marketing SAP


Ramon De Leon @Ramon_DeLeon 17,200 Followers

Senior Social Strategist, Rise Interactive


Aliza Sherman @alizasherman 16,000 Followers

Web Pioneer & Founder, Cybergrrls Inc. & Webgrrls International 


Mei Lee @HiMeiLee 11,600 Followers

VP Marketing & Digital Audience Development, Conde Nast


Umang Shah @umang_shah 1,401 Followers

Director of Social Strategy, Walmart

Interested in more ideas for great speakers to wow your audience? Make sure to check out The 100 Most-Wanted Speakers at Tech Conferences and The 100 Speakers Who Should Be Seen More at Tech Conferences.

If you have other social media mavericks you think should have made the list, let us know in the comments below.

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