Social Media Marketing Blog Posts


Nov 03

2016 Ford Explorer Platinum Revelstoke Canada
2016 Ford Explorer Platinum - SEMA Show 2015 Begins

Chris Rauschnot @24k and Bill Cody @VegasBiLL will be live posting and engaging their following from the Specialty Equipment Market Association Show in Las Vegas, Nevada today. @24k and @VegasBiLL have been invited by the Ford Motor Company to attend their press conference and convention overall.


Attended by over 60,000 people annually, the SEMA Show is the premiere Las Vegas convention for specialty vehicle products, car unveilings and networking opportunities. It draws professional drivers, celebrities, and international buyers for three days at the Las Vegas Convention Center. Continue reading Chris @24k & Bill @VegasBiLL Invited to SEMA Show 2015 In Las Vegas By The Ford Motor Company

Oct 30

2016 Ford Explorer Platinum Revelstoke Canada
Sony Premium Audio In The All New 2016 Ford Explorer Platinum

All great adventures go well when the best tunes are playing. The all-new, technology forward, 2016 Ford Explorer Platinum edition includes an exclusive Premium Sony Audio System with Clear Phase and Live Acoustics.


2016 Ford Explorer Platinum 360 At North American International Auto Show 2015

  • Ford Explorer Platinum series introduces an industry-first audio experience with a 500-watt Sony Audio System
  • System includes two industry-first features previously offered only in high-end home audio systems
  • Live Acoustics and Clear Phase technologies
  • Algorithm in Explorer Platinum audio system tuned to authentically reproduce the sound quality and signature ambience of concert halls in Amsterdam, Berlin and Vienna

2016 Ford Explorer Inside
2016 Ford Explorer Inside

“Explorer is about pushing boundaries, and authentic high-end home theater sound isn’t just for the living room anymore,” said Craig Patterson, Ford utilities marketing manager. “The new Platinum series gives customers everything – including a sound system that will knock your socks off.”

Continue reading Sony's Premium Audio In The All New 2016 Ford Explorer Platinum

Oct 19

Mezzacorona Cliffhanger Vineyards Wines
Mezzacorona & Cliffhanger Vineyards Wine Pairings

Two wineries were nice enough to send me a few bottles of Italian Mezzacorona Rose and Cliffhanger Vineyards pinot grigio. Cliffhanger Vineyards is a brand of wine from the makers of Mezzacorona. To enjoy a paired wine with the perfect dish might sound daunting, but recommendations from my friends and this post will make it much easier for you.

Continue reading Enjoy Mezzacorona & Cliffhanger Vineyards Wines By Pairing With Foods

Oct 07

2016 Ford Explorer Platinum Adventure Tour Westjet Las Vegas Flight
2016 Ford Explorer Platinum Adventure Tour Westjet Calgary Flight

“You’ve been selected to participate in the 2016 Ford Explorer Platinum Adventure Tour in Canada!” It all started with an email from Ford HQ. Excitement for travel and exploring more of the beautiful vistas and lakes, awaited me in the land to the north.

Disclosure: Ford Motor Company sponsored my travel accommodations during the adventure. However, all of my thoughts, opinions are my own.

Westjet Landing In Calgary YYC Canada
Westjet Landing In Calgary YYC Canada

I said yes and selected my tour leg that began in Kamloops, British Columbia, with a waypoint in Revelstoke, Alberta that finished up in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. This looked like the best leg to put the 2016 Ford Explorer Platinum Full-Size SUV through many paces.
Continue reading 24k's Luxury Canadian Adventure In The 2016 Ford Explorer Platinum SUV

Sep 20

iHeartRadio Music Festival MGM Grand Garden Arena Las Vegas 2015
iHeartRadio Music Festival MGM Grand Garden Arena Las Vegas 2015

The 5th annual iHeart Radio Music Festival held at multiple MGM Resorts International sites around Las Vegas saw tens of thousands of people and the biggest names in the music industry. There were so many surprises too! I would like to thank Hulu for sponsoring the tickets to each night of the concerts and to their Daytime Village.

One of my Snapchat Stories was selected on the second night by Snapchat. The six second video was shown to more than 2.3 million people.


Continue reading iHeartRadio Music Festival At MGM Grand Garden Arena Las Vegas

Jun 20

Further With Ford 2015 Silicon Valley
As a leader in the fields of technology and connected autos, Ford Motor Company has chosen me to attend their Further With Ford 2015 Silicon Valley event next week. Ford is sponsoring my travel and lodging.

“At Ford, we view ourselves as both a mobility and an auto company, as we drive innovation in every part of our business,” said Mark Fields, Ford Motor Company president and CEO. Continue reading Further With Ford 2015 Silicon Valley San Francisco Preview

May 09

Disney legends and celebrities attended the ‘Tomorrowland’ world premiere at Disneyland May 9, 2015. The general release of this Disney futuristic film is set for May 22.

One of the most anticipated celebrities to walk the blue carpet this world premiere evening was George Clooney. Clooney was seen with his wife Amal Clooney posing for the photographers.

Continue reading Disney's 'Tomorrowland' Movie World Premiere at Disneyland May 9

Apr 14

Last night’s world premiere celebrity filled red carpet for Marvel’s Avengers: Age of Ultron was at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood, California. A sure to be blockbuster from Marvel Studios, Writer and Director Joss Whedon and Producer Kevin Feige, p.g.a.

Chris Hemsworth
Chris Hemsworth

Robert Downey Jr
Robert Downey Jr
Continue reading Marvel's Avengers: Age Of Ultron World Premiere Photos

Mar 16

Chris Rauschnot Interview With Jeremy Womack On AllTalkRadio.net

Jeremy Womack of the Jeremy Womack Show via AllTalkRadio.net in Las Vegas, recently interviewed me about travel, technology related to air travel, consumer electronics, food and Las Vegas events. We discussed many tips for travelers including which bags will get you through a security screening faster, Global Entry for world travelers and how in-flight WiFi from companies like Gogo will keep you connected to the Internet while flying at 600 mph.
Continue reading Appearance On The Jeremy Womack Show All Talk Radio Interview

Feb 22

Social Media
Image: Flickr, Jason Howie

What is success and are you evolving with social media are two questions I was given this month for article contributions I gave to two top users on Twitter. Those two users are Sean Gardener and Ann Tran. If you are a fan of Twitter or social media in general, you already know about them.

Sean, who worked with Emily Thomas and Marsha McCullough on their article, sent me several questions about what success means to me. The questions were; what is your game plan in five words or less, tell a story about in a few sentences that people may not know and define success in about 100 words.
Continue reading What Is Success & Evolution In Social Media February Contributions