Dennis ErokanDennis Erokan brings some 30 years of marketing strategy and information industry experience to Placemaking Group.

Dennis created BAM Magazine in 1976 to give the West Coast entertainment industry a way to reach young people at a reasonable cost. It was the nation’s first free magazine distributed at point of purchase. In 1977 he started the Mix Professional Audio Magazine. In 1978, Dennis founded the Bay Area Music Awards, the Bammies.

In 1984, Dennis launched MicroTimes. This magazine focused on the heroes in the computing industry. In 2000-05, as director of the Alliance of Chief Executives, he worked closely with 50 of the 250 members, gaining valuable insight into the strategic issues and marketing challenges that many companies face.

Favorite Book

Generations by Strauss and Howe

Dennis Erokan on Power Up for Profits Podcast with Kathleen Gage3 Tips

  • Learn and understand social media
  • Get well known in your community and industry
  • Take risks

Favorite Quote

“Get Famous!”
Concert Promoter Bill Graham

Favorite Charity

 Junior Achievement of Northern California

Contact Information

Twitter           @GetFamousNow @placemaking