Today’s Guest on Social Media for the CEO is… Dr. V.A. Shiva Ayyadurai w/ EchoMail, Inc.

Join us this morning at 10am CT/11am ET when Eve and Mary will interview, Dr. V.A. Shiva Ayyadurai about his expertise on social media, email technology, and proactive e-marketing strategies. Dr. Shiva Ayyadurai's Bio: Dr. V. A. Shiva Ayyadurai, Ph.D. (M.I.T.), Dr. E-Mail, is the Chairman of EchoMail, Inc., Faculty Member at M.I.T., and Managing Director of General Interactive, LLC.  A pioneer in E-Mail and Social Media, Dr. Ayyadurai created the world’s first E-Mail System in 1978 receiving Westinghouse Honors Award and the earliest on-line communities Arts-Online and Harvard-Square during 1993 to 1997.  In 1993, he won the White House competition for automated E-mail Analysis, leading to the invention of his first Intelligent E-Mail Management System and development of three US Patents.   His solutions are deployed across global companies including NIKE, Citigroup, Hilton, QVC, American Express etc.  Dr. Ayyadurai holds four degrees from MIT, is a Fulbright Scholar and Lemelson-MIT Awards Finalist.  He has appeared in The MIT Technology Review, The Wall Street Journal, the New York Times and NBC News.

Contact Information:

Name: Dr. V. A. Shiva Ayyadurai, Ph.D. (M.I.T.) Title: Chairman & CEO Company: EchoMail, Inc. Company Blog: Address: 701 Concord Ave Cambridge, MA 02138 Phone: 617-354-8585 Cell Phone: 617-869-4486 E-Mail: Alternate E-Mail:

Asst’s Name, Phone & E-Mail: Sonu Abraham, 617-500-4072,

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