Vikas Jain: Social Media Expert

We are delighted to have Vikas Jain as a speaker at the Design Bloggers Conference. Vikas heads Business Development for Wildfire Interactive. Wildfire is a powerful, easy-to-use social marketing platform to grow, engage and monetize your audience across social networks.

His responsibilities include building strategic partnerships and expanding Wildfire’s footprint. Before Wildfire, he was Executive Vice President (and investor) at XProtean (SaaS solutions for Retail Industry). Prior to that, Vikas was part of the founding team at Systech Integrators (acquired by ACS, a Fortune 500 company).

At Systech Integrators, he managed business development activities for the West Coast/Canada and led marketing/alliance initiatives for the entire organization. Under his leadership, the West Coast business was the No. 1 revenue producing region from inception to acquisition. Vikas started his career as a strategy management consultant in a high profile internal consulting group that reported directly to the CEO of American Express. Vikas has an MBA from Yale University a MSc from Tulane University.