SMROE episode 8: with Info Ops HQ Executive Advisor David Bailey MBE


If you’ve ever wondered about the Info Ops HQ backstory, and what I get up to when talking to Military Forces around the world, tune into this episode of ‘The Social Media Rules of Engagement Podcast’ featuring my Info Ops HQ business partner David Bailey MBE.

David is a creative, multi-talented 16 year veteran of military influence activity and broadcast. With a distinguished 25 year career in HM Forces Army; David was awarded an MBE by Queen Elizabeth the Second in 2002 for his operational work during the NATO mission in Bosnia and Herzegovina.

David has been involved with operational military information operations since 1998 in Bosnia and Herzegovina with NATO/SFOR, Afghanistan with the Canadian Forces at NATO/ISAF RC(S), Kosovo (NATO/KFOR) and a second tour in Afghanistan with HQ NATO/ISAF.

A regular guest lecturer at NATO School and a foundation instructor on NATO Allied Transformation Command’s Innovation Hub Social Media Massive Online Open Course (MOOC), David is a reputable and trusted thought leader in digital influence activity training and social media broadcast.

David has been a member of the Institute of Supervisory Management since 1984; a member of the UK Radio Academy since 1993; and was also awarded The Queens commendation for Valuable Service (QCVS) in 1999.

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