Kiruba Shankar is CEO of Business Blogging, a full-service social media consultancy He has 15 years of experience in the Internet space. Prior to this, he was Associate Director at Sulekha.com.
He has authored four books on Wikipedia, Crowdsourcing, Unconferences and Personal Branding.
He has authored technology columns at Business Standard and Financial Express Newspaper.
Kiruba has taught at Asian College of Journalism and Madras Advertising Club. He has lectured on Social Media at IIM Kozhikode, IIM Bangalore and IIT Madras.
He has helped organize TEDxChennai and is the Indian Ambassador for TEDx programs across India. TED is a prestigious platform that brings together the World’s most fascinating thinkers and doers.
He is the curator of http://Cerebrate.in, an international event for achievers. Kiruba is a rowing champion and has captained the Sify Rowing Team to four championship titles.
He is a professional podcaster and hosts a show at http://Kiruba.TV , where he interviews passionate achievers from different fields. BusinessWorld Magazine ranked his blog http://Kiruba.com as one of India’s top blogs. He can be reached at Kiruba@Kiruba.com.