Rob Gould



Rob Gould





Rob works as a digital marketing & public relations consultant to agencies, brands, and individuals. He has 20 years of marketing experience. He also currently serves in a volunteer capacity as director of pr/communications for TEDxDirigo. From 2005-2011, Rob served as director of social media & agency communications at The VIA Agency (Portland). Prior to VIA, Rob worked with several PR & advertising agencies in London & Boston. He is a graduate of The University of Vermont (UVM) and a Maine transplant (2002).

Follow Rob on Twitter at @bobbbyg

His real-life interests include art, travel, writing, design, psychology, the beach, & exercise (grudgingly at times).



Latest Blogs by Rob Gould


March 31, 2014

Social Social has moved to mainetoday.com!


March 30, 2014

Social Media and Plastic Surgery | I'm blaming the selfies


March 27, 2014

Anonymous Apps Are All the Rage | Can someone please explain this to me?


March 25, 2014

Andres A. Verzosa | Arts & culture impresario | Portland, Maine | Part One


March 24, 2014

Social Media in the News | Teenagers online, being 'cybercreepy,' Turkey vs. Twitter, and more!


March 23, 2014

Twitter Study | Tweet tips: Most effective calls to action on Twitter | Business owners and individuals alike, this one's for you


March 21, 2014

Cloak | An antisocial networking app | Avoid the "friends" you don't want to run into


March 19, 2014

Unplugging from Social Media | My recent experience | OMG! What have I done?


March 18, 2014

Social Media Moods are Contagious | Beware of whose posts you read!


February 26, 2014

Is Your Smartphone Making You Dumb? | I plead the fifth ...