Speaking and Writing

Carrie Melissa Jones is a passionate speaker on community building, content strategy for business leaders, operations, running startups, and women in leadership.

Her past work can be found here:


Carrie writes frequently for other publications, interviewing tech leaders, community builders, and the best in the business.

A selection of her work includes:

The Next Web

10 Tactics Quibb Used to Build a Community of Highly Influential Members


6 Signs You Need to Hire a Community Manager

The Most Common Community Management Myths De-Bunked

Uber, Mint, and Square investor Rob Hayes shares what he looks for in community-driven startups

Uber, Mint, and Square Investor Rob Hayes Shares What He Looks for in Community-Driven Startups

Starting a Brand Ambassador Program from Scratch the Lululemon Way

Starting a Brand Ambassador Program from Scratch the Lululemon Way



Find Carrie’s writing on CMS Wire and CMX Hub, the premier publication for community professionals.

Carrie's posts on CMX

Carrie's Posts on CMS Wire


Carrie is an expert panel moderator and talk facilitator. She has also spoken at events throughout Seattle.

Webinar: How to Engineer Success in Your Brand Community

Find more webinars from CMX and Carrie here.

Fireside Chat: Lessons Learned from a Decade in Community Management

On Pivots & Persistence at The F Bomb Breakfast: 

Storytelling through Digital Marketing: A #MozTalk

See the full write-up here.

Building Community-Centric Products: A Panel Featuring Product Hunt’s Ryan Hoover, Quibb’s Sandi MacPherson, and CloudPeeps’ Kate Kendall

Building Community as Product

Read the wrap-up of the takeaways from this stellar event here.

Video Feature

Creative Mornings Seattle featured member November 2015: