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Meet Facebook’s new Head of Thailand, John Wagner at DIGITAL 16 Conference

Thailand is going Digital and in Thailand, Digital means Facebook!


With more than 42 Millions Thais using it, Facebook is the leading Social Media in Thailand, even distancing everyone’s favorite Messenger App, LINE.

Facebook Thailand has no official office in Bangkok yet, but there is a Thai team and now this team has a Head: John Wagner. John has been living in Thailand for more than 20 years. He speaks and reads Thai fluently. John was most recently a Partner and Managing Director with The Boston Consulting Group (BCG) here in Bangkok. Now his mission will be to lead the Facebook operations, develop relationships with businesses and agencies and setup an office.

john-wagner-150John Wagner, Head of Thailand at Facebook

John will be the opening speaker of DIGITAL 16, a Digital Marketing Conference gathering expert speakers from Digital Agencies, Brands and Media.

Other speakers include Ann Suwanjindar, Global Director Digital Marketing at DKSH, Stuart Kelly, Managing Director at WEBER SHANDWICK (McCann), Adisak Amornchat, Managing Director at ISOBAR Thailand, Saroj Laohasiri, Partner – Executive Strategic Creative Director, RABBIT’S TALE, Mark McDowell, General Manager at PRIMAL, Kosuke Sogo, Co-Founder and CEO at ADASIA, Richard Clement, Country Manager Thailand at AKAMAI and  Oliver Wilke, Head of Sales and Business Development at SYNDACAST. More speakers will be announced soon.


DIGITAL 16 will be an opportunity for professionals from different backgrounds, Entrepreneurs, SMEs and Corporate, to meet, learn from and exchange with Digital Experts.d16_eventbrite_3

Early Bird tickets are now available on Eventbrite and EventPop.

For more information about the conference, the agenda, the speakers, the exhibition, the sponsorship or anything else, please visit our website, our Facebook page or contact us.

DIGITAL 16 is brought to you by Bangkok Entrepreneurs.


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Digital Marketing Professional, Entrepreneur, Startup Enthusiast and Event Organizer, Bart has been living and working in Thailand since 2006. He is the founder of Bangkok Entrepreneurs and WebMob Digital. As a Digital Marketing consultant, Bart is now helping Entrepreneurs, SMEs and Corporate clients to create, implement and optimize their digital strategy.

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