Steve HubbardDirector & Social Media Marketer (July 2012 - )
Business Name: Dify Social (Australia)
Profession: Certified Practicing Marketer (CPM) - Social Media Marketing
University: Monash University – Master of Marketing
Location: Footscray (City of Maribyrnong), Melbourne (City of Melbourne) | Years in Business: 11th as a Consultant, 8th as a 'Do it for you' Social Media Marketer
Previous Types of Employment/Jobs: Sport & Recreation Consultant & Community Development Manager 'with and for' Local Government – including Recreation & Culture Manager at the City of Rockingham (2000-2007, WA), Leisure Policy & Planning Coordinator at Brimbank City Council (2008-2009, Vic) & @leisure (2010-12)
Spouse/Partner: Huong | Children: Finn (25), Tatum (23), Oliver (5) | Pets: Would like to foster a greyhound (with wife’s permission!)
Hobbies: Play beach volleyball whole heartedly | Activities of Interest: Zoo, museum, faith, AFL (holiday surfer & kayaker!) | Weekend event staff (security) on MCG arena
Car: Holden Captiva | Laptop: MacBook Pro (LG Monitor) | Phone: iPhone
DISC Profile (Free via Tony Robbins)
Very High I = Influence; Very Outgoing and Persuasive, Very People Oriented, Quite Optimistic Outlook, Strong Communication Skills, Likes to have Variety in the day
High D = Dominance; Assertive, Results Focused, Rapid Decisions, Will Seek Challenges, Can Be Aggressive and Impatient (beware!), Desires to Lead
My burning desire is to: to have fun and do good - with Dify Social media marketers (in BNI chapters) across Australia & beyond
Something no one would know about me: I was Cable Beach Club Resort’s (Broome, WA) first ever Guest Activities Coordinator in the early nineties and named the Club’s Bar / Restaurant (Lord Mac’s)
My key to success: do what you're good at; do what you're passionate about; and do what you can make a living out of! (oh and get to work early!)
GOALS: For Dify Social to be referred & known for social media marketing, the way BNI is referred to and known for small business networking - with successful Uni qualified Marketers & BNI chapter members across Australia & beyond!
ACCOMPLISHMENTS: Have established and provided social media marketing services with and for 350+ clients since 2012. Awarded Anthill Top 100 Cool Company (award in 2015 & 2018). AMI National Marketing Awards judge (2018). Through B1G1 provide safe space to children (Vietnam), computer education to indigenous children (Australia) and more. Have grown Dify to 10 Marketers in 2020.
INTERESTS: Beach volleyball player, sports enthusiast, former Freo supporter, now Western Bulldogs member, ol’ school surfer, church goer who enjoys quality time with family – going to zoo, museum & road trips and regular travels ‘home’ to Perth & Hanoi.
NETWORKS: BNI, Wyndham Biznet, Marketers Club, dm (direct marketing) forum, Australian Marketing Institute (AMI), Franchise Council of Australia VIC / Tas (Coffee Club), VCCI, Localised network, Melbourne Beaches Volleyball Association, Hillsong (Melbourne West) & Neuma Church.
SKILLS: Master of Marketing, AMI Certified Practising Marketer (CPM), B.App.Sc Sport & Recreation – have been developing a social media marketing model for small businesses since 2012 i.e I’ve done > 10,000 hours, which qualifies me as an outlier (ref Malcom Gladwell)!
CONTACT SPHERE: Best referral partners are typically; Business / Marketing Coaches, Web developers, SEO professionals & Photographers / Videographers
LAST 10+ CUSTOMERS: Ref DIFY MARKETER, BLOG & Facebook Album; Hana Intimates, Out There Branding, Australian Christians WA 2021, Triple Scented, Orderezy, Ones & Twos Plumbing, Founder's GO2, Gopromote®, The Business Plan Company, Search Marketing Group, CoachNick Business Coaching, Conveyancing Lab, MineOps Software, Stable-Eyes, Tech Seek - Small Business IT Support, Fusion Heating & Cooling* (*First post COVID-19 with subsequent set-up & planning sessions all having occured online with Whereby)
CURRENT CLIENT PROJECTS: WBN - Wyndham Business Network, Personal Independence Providers, iBAG Intelligent Drycleaning, GT Cleaning, Canny Electrics, Wyndham Physio & Rehabilitation, Footscray Traders Association, King Parrot Cottages, Master Dry Cleaners, VicBeach, Sanitaire Bio Products, Complete Comfort (Vic), Mortgage Choice Wiliamstown (Jonathan Lee) (Maintenance only projects not included)
APPOINTMENTS: To book a quick chat, '1-to-1' or social media 'audit & consult' online (https://whereby.com/difysocial/stevehubbard) with Steve you can check availability and arrange a time via [Facebook] => https://fb.com/DifySocial/book/. Best times at present are Thu after 3.30pm or Fri mornings from 9.30am-12.30pm AEST.
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Last Page Update; 12 Nov 2020