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Erin Bury

Toronto, Ontario
Marketing Director
As seen in:  BetaKit
Covers:  emerging technology, innovation, startups
Doesn't Cover: product reviews, startup accelerators

Managing Director @88Creative. Formerly @BetaKit/@Sprouter. @Marketing_Mag 30 Under 30. @FinancialPost columnist. CTV News tech expert. Retweeted by Oprah.

Erin Bury's Biography

Erin Bury is the Managing Editor at BetaKit. A journalism graduate, Erin has covered startups and technology for over three years in publications including Sprouter Weekly, The Globe and Mail, Business Insider, Mashable, and VentureBeat. She also writes a regular startup column for the Financial Post. Before BetaKit Erin worked as Director of Content & Communications at Sprouter from its launch in 2009 until its acquisition by Postmedia Network Inc ...

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Nine Career Lessons I Learned Before 30 — Naturally as I approached 30 I reflected on my career thus far, and the path that led me here. Here are the things I've learned over eight years of building a career -- hopefully some of them resonate and help you as you're building you own.

How this entrepreneur plans to help you eat healthy in 2015 — Aside from being financially responsible and exercising more, eating healthier is one of the most common New Year's resolutions. For Abigail Keeso, eating healthy is the easy part - her New Year's resolution was to become a first-time entrepreneur, with the launch of healthy eating platform That Clean Life.

Why the New Generation Is Turning Away From Facebook — Posted: It seems like every week there's a new headline decrying the fact that teens are flocking from traditionally older social networks like Facebook to new apps that don't run the risk of mom liking everything they post.

Should you hire in-house or outsource? Here’s how to decide — When you're building a small business, one of the biggest questions you face is how you should grow your team. When it comes to building out core competencies, should you hire someone in-house or outsource to a freelancer, consultant, or agency?

Ignore the armchair critics: How to deal with negativity towards your startup

We're Hiring! Be Our Next Digital Marketing Coordinator — Posted on May 7, 2014 by Erin Bury Love Le Gourmand cookies and digital marketing? Then you could be our brand spankin' new digital marketing coordinator! Read on for details. What is 88 Creative? We're a team of 7 based out of a brick-and-beam office at Adelaide & Peter in downtown Toronto.

A hello from 88 Creative's new Managing Director — Posted on July 23, 2013 by Erin Bury When I first joined the startup world in 2008 as a community manager at Sprouter social media was just emerging as a viable way to market your company.

Will Turkey welcome female entrepreneurs? — Amid political unrest, and riots in Turkey, the annual Dell Women's Entrepreneur Network (DWEN) conference went off without a hitch in Istanbul. The city joins other emerging-city hosts, including Rio de Janeiro and New Delhi.

The top female tech leaders in Toronto — When it comes to women in technology, there are two names that typically dominate the headlines: Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg and her ideas on how women can "lean in" to the boardroom table; and Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer and her attempt to turn the tech giant around.

Celebrities and influencers can help take a business to the next level — From Michael Jordan promoting Nike products in the 1980s and '90s, to Alicia Keys becoming BlackBerry 's brand ambassador, companies have long tried to tap into a celebrity's fan base to help them sell more products and reach a larger audience.
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