David B. Thomas

David B. Thomas is a member of the Splunk content marketing team, concentrating on IT. He started his career as a newspaper reporter and photographer, went into PR and then social media and content marketing. In previous jobs, he’s led content and/or social media for SAS, Radian6, Salesforce, Leadspace and IBM Analytics. Like everyone else in social media in 2011, he wrote a book. You can still buy it, if you want an old social media book.


Official Title:

Senior Manager, Content Marketing

What You Really Do:

I listen to marketers and shout “Aha!” when they say something interesting.

Favorite Quote:

“No matter where you go, there you are.”

—Buckaroo Banzai

Favorite Movie:

Local Hero

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