John Boitnott is social media strategist and blogger who has worked primarily for publishers in the San Francisco Bay Area.
Boitnott worked at NBC Bay Area as a web editor and strategist from 2006 to 2009. He then moved to Village Voice Media where he served as Social Media Manager. As of Sept. 2011 he worked as the Vice President of Business Development at Hasai Inc., a social media marketing firm. Boitnott has written for several blogs including Venturebeat, Soshable and the Future Buzz.
Before moving into social media in 2007, John had been a writer, editor and journalist since 1994, working at various TV and radio stations in the Santa Barbara and San Francisco areas.