Eric Qual­man is the author of “Social­nomics: How Social Media Trans­forms the Way We Live and Do Busi­ness”. More than 2 mil­lion view­ers have seen his “Social Media Rev­o­lu­tion” video clip. In June 2010, Eric gave a keynote pre­sen­ta­tion at Meshed con­fer­ence in Vienna. After his pre­sen­ta­tion I sat down with Eric and we chat­ted about the changes of our media envi­ron­ment. Enjoy the new datadirt video podcast!

Want to know more? check out Eric’s blog Socialnomics.com and fol­low @equalman on Twit­ter. Thanks again for the inter­view — Eric has a pro­found knowl­edge of the social media realm and he’s also one of the nicest guys I ever chat­ted with in front of my cam­era. As always, com­ments and feed­back are highly appreciated!