The Drum expands on #SMBuzzChat with all new 'Social Buzz' show: Up first is Capcom's Neil Gorton

The Drum’s has launched a new social media chat video series, The Social Buzz Show, hosted by community manager Adam Libonatti-Roche.

In the first episode of what will become a weekly series from 19 January onwards, Adam speaks to Capcom’s community manager, Neil Gorton, to discusses community management within video games and how to handle trolls.

The series will accompany The Drum’s weekly Social Buzz chat which takes place every Tuesday between 7-8pm GMT which you can follow on Twitter using #SMBuzzShow.

Each week the discussions centre around a different topic related to social media trends with industry professionals contributing their perspective on the issues via #SMBuzzChat.

This week Adam and Neil sat down to look at how Neil helped shape Capcom’s social channels and how he has built communities through the contributions of its members. They also discuss the issue of abuse online and the most effective means of tackling it.

Summing up what viewers can expect from the series as it unfolds Adam says “we can see the Social Buzz Show becoming your go to video show for all things social media"

“It’s a show for the community made by the community and it’s a 1st for The Drum. We’re always looking for new guests to come on so if you want to grow your career and show us you know what you’re talking too, then get in touch with me on Twitter.”

Tony Connelly

I cover media, marketing and sponsorship news within the sports industry. This includes breaking news as well as writing feature pieces with insights from experts in the sports marketing world.

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