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Alex Priest

What Makes Uber, Uber

I'll share just a few of the things that makes Uber as "Uber" as it is, and show how we've inspired thousands upon thousands of customers to get passionate about... a car service.

About Alex Priest:

Alex Priest is a senior at American University in marketing and public communications, graduating in May of 2011. A passionate and active user of social media and technology, he has experience using social technology from capitol hill to nonprofit, to agency PR and trade associations like the Consumer Electronics Association.

As a student at American University, Alex has founded the first student-led Social Media Club with the goal of fostering a social learning environment in American University classrooms, as well as training students, faculty and staff on how to better leverage these tools.

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