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James Norris - DeadSocial. United Kingdom, Hertfordshire, GB

James Norris James Norris

Founder | DeadSocial

United Kingdom, Hertfordshire, UNITED KINGDOM

Founder of DeadSocial & Social Media Strategist Ltd





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I mostly speak about Social media, the digital web, SEO and our digital legacy.

I am the founder of DeadSocial and Social Media Strategist Ltd.

I have spoken and ran workshops for the likes of:

The Labour Party (UK)
UCL (University College London)
City University
Camden Council
Global Entrepreneur Week
Mobile Monday

I am based in London and can be reached via 00 44 7868823055

Industry Expertise (3)


IT Services/Consulting

Social Media

Areas of Expertise (5)

Social Media Monitoring


Online Marketing



Accomplishments (5)

University College London (UCL) - Lecturer & mentor (professional)

I am a mentor and lecturer at UCL for the HELO and UCL Advances Courses. I have also spoken at UCL on social media and digital marketing events such as for the Goldman Sachs 10ksb program.

Labour Party Consulting (professional)

Social Media Strategist was invited to consult the Labour party about the state of the UK technology & Start-Up sector. (Ed Miliband, Ed Balls Ken Livingstone, October 2011)

UKTI Startup support at SXSW (professional)


My startup 'DeadSocial' attained the support from UK Trade & Investment to attend SXSW in Texas, USA (March 2012)

My startup honoured as a finalist in The London Web Summit (professional)

DeadSocial was a finalist in The London Web Summit (March 2012)

Final four position at MicroSoft BizSpark's Startup Rally (professional)

DeadSocial was selected to be a finalist for The Next Web & MicroSoft BizSpark's Startup Rally 2012. We made it to the final 4 Startups. My first pitch in Amsterdam can be viewed at

Education (2)

University of Winchester: 2.1, BA Honours 2004

The virtual reality modules explored integrating technology with art and performance. I specialised within this field during my second and third year. My dissertation explored blurring the virtual and real through the web, synchronised video, live surround audio and performance.

John F Kennedy: A levels & GCSEs 2001