Benn has added a fresh new genius to the ranks!! Ben Martin, the Virginia Association of Realtors Director of Communications and New Media is one of the only voices online that has street knowledge as well as Association knowledge. He is a young, up and coming voice in the blogiverse and you already know he fits right in with his unique perspective.
The Virginia Association of Realtors seems to be one of the most popular and progressive Associations and a trend setter for Associations all across the country. Ben has been a huge asset in this achievement, and as images of Associations around the country have faltered, VAR is shining.
Get to know him, and be sure to welcome him in the comments .
A ten year veteran of association work, Ben oversees marketing, communications and social media initiatives as the Director of Communications & New Media at the Virginia Association of REALTORS. Known around the Internet’s social web hangouts as BKMCAE, Ben has been blogging since August 2004 and is one of the association industry’s most widely read bloggers. Named a top five association professional under the age of 35, he is a frequent public speaker for associations all around the country and has had papers published in Associations Now Magazine and the Journal of Association Leadership.
Welcome Aboard, Ben!