Ron Surfield

Ron Surfield
Sr. Director, Digital Media Technologies & eMarketing, Turner Broadcasting System, Inc.


Ron Surfield is a Senior Director at Turner Broadcasting System, where he manages the eMarketing and User Registration platform teams for Turner’s portfolio of websites, including,,,, and many other global brands. Ron holds an MBA from The Wharton School, and a BS Computer Science from the US Naval Academy. He can be reached at


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Ron Surfield (Turner Broadcasting System, Inc.)
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Thinking about adding Community or Social components to your website? There’s no doubt that this trend can seem compelling: who wouldn’t want increases in User session frequency, improved content relevancy, and even content you don’t have to pay to create. Or do you pay? Ay, there’s the rub: what you thought was going to be free, is far from it! We will examine the Hidden Costs of Social Sites. Read more.
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