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The Journal's search for the North East's Twitterati was an exclusive attempt to find out who in the region is using the world wide web to shape the future of the North East. #NEtwitterati

Sarah Hall, Managing director of PR and marketing agency Sarah Hall Consulting Ltd

Sarah Hall given one of top PR industry awards

North East PR consultant Sarah Hall has been given a top award by the Chartered Institute of Public Relations

Stephen Waddington

NETwitterati pair are appointed to senior CIPR positions

Stephen Waddington and Sarah Hall have been appointed to senior roles in the national body for public relations professionals, the Chartered Institute of Public Relations

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NEtwitterati: The North East's Most Influential People on Social Media

The Journal's search for the North East's Most Influential People on Social Media, or the North East Twitterati (#NEtwitterati) as it’s become known, started off as an idea over coffee

Maria Albertsen with her sons

NEtwitterati: Maria Albertsen - Founder RagHeroes

Toy manufacturer Maria Albertsen (@mariaalbertsen_) is among the most nominated in The Journal's search for the North East’s Most Influential in Social Media

Sarah Raad

NEtwitterati: Sarah Raad - Business Development Manager and Marketeer at Tent.uk.com

With almost 20 years experience in marketing Sarah Raad knows a thing or two about raising a business' profile and it is her ability to translate this in social media which has won her several nominations in the The Journal’s search for the North East’s Most Influential in Social Media

Rob Charlton

NEtwitterati: Rob Charlton - Chief Executive of Space Group

Construction technology businessman Rob Charlton has an open approach to using social media which has garnered him a nomination in The Journal’s search for the North East's Most Influential People in Social Media

Philip Barnes

NEtwitterati: Philip Barnes - Group land director Barratts

As a thought leader in the construction and housing industry Philip Barnes said his use of social media as a tool to highlight key industry news could be one of the reasons why he's been nominated in The Journal's search for the North East’s Most Influential in Social Media

Mark Henderson

NEtwitterati: Mark Henderson - Chief Executive, Home Group

Approachability is a goal which the chief executive of social housing provider Home Group, Mark Henderson hopes he can achieve from his social media profile

Rob Williamson

NEtwitterati: Rob Williamson - Community Foundation Tyne & Wear and Northumberland

As chief executive of the UK's largest community fund it should be no surprise that Rob Williamson has been nominated in the Journal's North East’s Most Influential People on Social Media

Ross Wigham

NEtwitterati: Ross Wigham - Service Manager in Communications, Northumberland County Council

As a professional communicator Ross Wigham knows his tweets from his facebook status updates and in turn has proven he is an expert at how to use them to engage with his audience

Ross Smith

NEtwitterati: Ross Smith - Director of Policy, North East Chamber of Commerce

Keeping the business leaders of the North East informed is among the top priority for Ross Smith, director of policy at the North East Chamber of Commerce (NECC)'s use of social media

Victoria Rea

NEtwitterati: Victoria Rea - Harley's Tea Rooms

Running a popular tea room in Rothbury means that Victoria Rea finds it difficult to fit social media into her busy life but that hasn't stopped her from winning a nomination in The Journal's search for the North East’s Most Influential on Social Media

Stephen Paul

NEtwitterati: Stephen Paul - Owner of Valued Accountancy Services

Accountant Stephen Paul is first to admit that people in his area of expertise don't make the best use of social media, a trend he seems to have bucked with his nomination in The Journal's search for the North East's Most Influential on Social Media

Sarah Brownrigg

NEtwitterati: Sarah Brownrigg - Administrator of 'I know this great little place in Newcastle'

Marketing consultant Sarah Brownrigg fell in love with Newcastle as a university student and that passion has translated into one of the city’s most popular facebook pages

Helen Armstrong

NEtwitterati: Helen Armstrong - Founder of North East Hour

As founder of the popular Twitter-based business networking community #Northeasthour Helen Armstrong has been a strong contender in The Journal's search for the region's most influential people in social media

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NETwitterati: Give us your top five recommendations here!

The Journal has launched a search for the North East's Most Influential People on Social Media. Vote for your top five here

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NEtwitterati: The search for the North East's Most Influential People is on

The search for the North East's Most Influential People on Social Media is still going strong with more than 1,000 nominations received so far

Sharon McKee

NEtwitterati: Sharon McKee - Interim head of communications at NewcastleGateshead Initiative

Championing the North East to the rest of the world on social media has won a nomination in the Journal’s search for the North East’s Most Influential on social media for NewcastleGateshead Initiative’s (NGI) Sharon McKee

Keith Merrin

NEtwitterati: Keith Merrin - Director Woodhorn Trust

The director of one of the North East's leading heritage sites Keith Merrin admits that his use of social media is limited to Twitter but his recent nomination in The Journal's search for the North East’s Most Influential on Social Media shows that this narrow focus is paying off

Jane Hogan

NEtwitterati: Jane Hogan - Chief Executive, TASTECLUB

As a small business owner, Jane Hogan, chief executive of TASTECLUB, knows how important it is to have a good social media profile and it is her prolific tweeting which has seen her nominated in The Journal’s search for the North East’s most Influential in Social Media

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