Jeremiah Owyang Jeremiah helped major companies navigate the first phase of sharing, called social media. He’s committed to helping companies through the second phase of sharing, as people share and create the physical world around them. Over the course of his career, Jeremiah has identified big trends before they happen, and helped major companies through the transition. Read his full bio here. Founding partner and research director at Altimeter Group, currently on board of advisors. Former Forrester Analyst covering social computing for the interactive marketer. Global Web Marketing at Hitachi Data Systems, where he launched the social media program Jeremiah has been advising and influencing business leaders globally. Is a professional speaker and keynotes business conferences around the globe. Is widely read. His online publications often receive over 100k views from his blog, Web Strategy Is frequently quoted in publications and media, such as WSJ, NYT, USAToday and more. Is socially available on Twitter, Facebook, and Google+ Quick facts about Jeremiah: Former Jazz Piano performer, also once played trombone professionally at the SF Fillmore. At his wedding reception, he and his bride performed both a Salsa and Rumba routine.