Posts by Kevin Eyres

  • Kevin Eyres

    Ed. note: Last week in London, Philips’ Global Director of Online Hans Notenboom spoke with LinkedIn’s Kevin Eyres at UK’s largest marketing event, Marketing Week Live. Their presentation offered a sneak peak into how Philips uses LinkedIn as a platform to engage with their audience in the healthcare sector in innovative new ways. Here, Kevin and Hans discuss some of the key themes and background to the partnership. Kevin Eyres (KE): Tell us a bit more about the marketing…

  • Kevin Eyres

    Ed. Note: From today LinkedIn is now available in Italian, the sixth language version of the site in addition to English, French, German, Spanish and Portuguese. Existing members can access the Italian version of LinkedIn here while new members can sign up here. Here are a few words from Kevin Eyres, who manages our European operations. Siamo consapevoli che è di fondamentale importanza stringere relazioni nell’ambito professionale. Nel condurre affari, è sempre stato istintivo…

  • Kevin Eyres

    As I stood last night in a London venue full of some of our UK members, I overheard Lou Reed’s musical director deep in conversation with a senior executive from one of the world’s largest financial institutions. That doesn’t happen every day, I thought. What it brought home to me was the key reason why there are now more than three million LinkedIn members in the UK. It’s not down to the range of features we offer, the speed at which we innovate, or the number of languages…

  • Kevin Eyres

    With increasing international travel and interaction, we know how critical communication is to commerce. And while English is used in parts of the world, many…