About The Show Draft

Hello, Geeks!

Get in touch with your inner geek! Jack Monson and many special guests discuss social media and digital marketing trends for brands, small businesses, and franchises on new episodes every Tuesday.

If you enjoy technology just as much as you value business relationships, this show is for you!

Social Geek Radio was listed as one of 20 Best Business Podcasts according to Emerge and was named to the Best Small Business Podcasts by FitSmallBusiness.com. 

 The Host

Jack Monson is seasoned in social media marketing, franchise marketing, brand journalism, and public relations. He is the Chief Revenue Officer at Social Joey, and works with franchise systems, national brands, and their locations to get their local marketing hopping!

Mitch Joel and Jack Monson
Show guest Mitch Joel and host Jack Monson at The Franchise Marketing Innovation Tech Conference.

Co-Hosts and Contributors



Mike McDowell

Mike McDowell is the Director of Operations at Social Joey, a social media marketing company specializing in multi-location and franchise social media. Mike has been working with businesses in social media for more than seven years and is certified by Facebook as both an Ad Buyer and Business Planning Professional. During his time at Social Joey, he has worked with multiple franchise brands to develop content strategies, analyze data, and build advertising plans to help them grow at the local store level.


The History

Social Geek Radio was started with BJ Emerson of Buzzadelic and Deb Evans of Deb Evans Consulting in May 2010 and has been on the air every week with hundreds of guests, conversations, and special event broadcasts.

In 2010, Deb, BJ, Jack, and some friends started The Franchise Marketing Innovation and Tech Conference now presented by The International Franchise Association promoting digital marketing and innovation for the Franchise industry.