We’re here for a good time, not a long time… ?

Thanks to Wix.com for sponsoring The Bunker Project. Wix.com is the #1 platform in the world for creating websites online. The easiest way to create your own cool looking website.

 

Bob starts off talking about what we are going to be doing for episode 50 of The Bunker Project and decides to keep it secret until next episode… Oops we spill the beans 1/2 way through the show.

 

Big News!

Andrew announces Mateo “Podcast” McGivern… his new baby boy. Wooooo Hooooooo!!! Birthing details later in the show!
Born on May 2nd, 2011
7 lbs 2 ounces
Home, Breech, H20 Birth !!!

 

1st digression is about how they make the black beer. We talk about that but we are probably all wrong and need to bring back the brewmaster of OK Springs to give us the real deal.

The black beer goes down real smooth… Our black lager (Okanagan Brewmaster’s Black) uses blackened Hops to give it the color… not like some of the other dark beers on the market. We save the day with a potential beer spill.
We also figure out why Bob gets much more drunk at The Bunker Project on the same number of beers… Giant Bunker Pints!!!

Bob gets nailed with a sly comment on his height. @twisted_majik says that Mateo was born taller than Bob!

Some mixing techniques…

We talk about facebook taking on Groupon and Living Social with Facebook Deals.

Our new Maven to be talks about how he uses Groupon for affiliate marketing and how it is much better than having google adsense or another ad based program. You get a real commission of up to 15% of the sale.
We touch on the dark side of Groupon which we covered in a previous Bunker Show.

We start a Round Table introductions segment which becomes the WHOLE SHOW… but what the heck, it was great content!

And Now Meet our star studded guests:

Austin Mayor:
Groupon and how different people use it. Some pro and cons. He does a service that lets you target the community that works bets for your marketing. Here is his twitter account: @Sociocentral if you want to connect.

 

The Cocktail Maven (official):
Tristan brings up our secret, making Bob spills the beans. Specializes in content for online. He does a lot of youtube work and is now board with Twitter. People give great feedback through youtube. “TED Talks” rock so go google it if you want more info.

The Gaming Maven (official):
James is now interviewing people in the gaming industry for his blog posts (twisted Majic). Bob can’t spell. Meaningful gaming… Angry Birds comments. “Cut the Rope” check it out. If you design games you a sociology specialist.[/one_half]

Nina Arnold (from California) soon to be the Blond Maven?:
Helps “Combat Relief” a non-profit. She does a ton of social media for that organization.

The Unwitting Mavem:
No Comment… and the banter relating to gaming and couples. “Mighty Eagle” can be bought to skip a level. Thanks gaming maven.

]Astrid Listne (soon to be the German Social Maven):
What is a Maven… We explain what a maven is. Journalist and online commentator for a German magazine on social media. Big plug for Murchie’s Tea House.

Terry Ing , (The Hockey Maven… maybe?)
He is new to social media and wants to know more. Focusing on facebook. The cocktail maven says, “Set up dummy accounts to experiment with how things work”.

Christen Till (Marketing Mentoress will she become a Maven?)
She produces 3 Podcasts. Elder care, Marketing and Talent Shows. Helps people connect with clubs using a live audition system to find good talent
Satomi Harano (Our Japanese Maven)
Short and sweet. She does an art awareness podcast/radio show.

 

The Twitter Maven (Officially):
Bonnie has over 32,000 followers, but who’s counting. She helps the business grow through social marketing and social coaching. Need to know more check out her webinars. Bonnie is a gamer too. Follow here on twitter @bsainsbury

Have you liked the Bunker Project on facebook yet?

 

Holly cow we’re 47 minutes into the show and we haven’t even started. Should we be doing this each week? Lets try it again and see.

Youtube pirate school
We take the test… will we pass? How to get a gorilla permit.

China and mobile phones… How many do they have?

 

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Wix.com is the most popular website builder in the world.
 

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About The Bunker Project
The underground Bunker Project is a meetup focused on Social Media, Internet Marketing, New Media and Podcasting. Set in the Bunker at the Barklay Hotel on Robson St. in Vancouver, The Bunker Project will appeal to those looking for cutting edge social marketing and new media information and to those who just want to socialize over a beer and exchange thoughts and ideas about social media.

Members will have the opportunity to participate in the Bunker Project Podcast which is recorded live at every meetup.

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Andrew McGivern & Bob Garlick


Andrew McGivern
Andrew McGivern

Andrew McGivern is a podcaster, blogger and mobile tech guy. Father of three awesome little ones. Interested in Social Media Marketing, New Media and Podcasting, Technology, Natural Health and Green Energy.