|Birthplace||Guatemala City, Guatemala|
|Southern Methodist University, BBA||2006|
Diego Contreras / Diego Contreras
Esteban Contreras is founder of Social Nerdia, a consultancy and blog focused on the convergence of technology, marketing and social media. www.socialnerdia.com
Esteban serves as Account Director and Strategist for NYC-based Sprinklr, a leader enterprise SMMS platform.
Esteban has world-class level of social strategy experience, and a deep knowledge of the social technology landscape. Rated one of PR News’ 15-to-Watch in 2011, Esteban is the former Social Media Marketing Manager for Samsung USA, where he led strategy, execution and management of the brand’s US social media presence, activations like SXSW interactive, and integration of social tech & game mechanics on campaigns and Samsung.com. He’s been a featured speaker at conferences like SXSWi, CES, CSM Summit, BlogWorld, The Gamification Summit, Internet Week, DCM East & M2C.
Prior to Samsung, Esteban was a Technology Consultant for the consulting division of Amdocs, Inc. He also advises SMBs like Cucupons.com, Torreblanca, and Unified Social Media.
Born in Guatemala City, Esteban has lived in Dallas TX, Jersey City NJ and now Vancouver BC. You can learn more at www.estebancontreras.com.