Saw a Irishman who was all over the media on St. Patrick's Day. No surprise there, except he wasn't being interviewed just because he was Irish. He was the media man of the moment through several news cycles because of the way he used social media–his own social media platform no less–to let the world know about an airline nightmare he was in the middle of as events unfolded.
His name is David Martin, CEO of digital media companies Fi and Kontain.
I was just starting my blog "Irish Media Nation" at IrishCentral.com, and thought his story would make a good post. I reached out to him on Twitter and he got back to me tweeting "I’d do anything for Ireland John, you know the way it is!” We met at his New York office and here's the link to the "Irish Media Nation" blog–http://bit.ly/9Bf6eA