Peter Shankman will be joining Vocus full-time as VP and small business evangelist, a new role at the company. The announcement was made this morning on Shankman’s blog and via press release.
Shankman founded Help A Reporter Out (HARO), which was acquired by Vocus in 2010.
Shankman will act as a counselor to small businesses and entrepreneurs and in-house adviser on new products and services aimed at this audience. He will continue his work with HARO, his speaking engagements, and maintain his blog while filling his new position.
Shankman talks a little more about his new job in the video clip after the jump.