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David Schneider

Comedian & Social Media Expert (Tweeter)

David Schneider is a comedy writer, performer and director who has written and appeared in some of the most iconic programmes of recent years.

A familiar face from TV, he wrote and appeared in Alan Partridge; Knowing Me, Knowing You, The Day Today and Friday Night Armistice. David featured in films as varied as Mission Impossible and Horrid Henry. The second series of his sitcom Births, Deaths and Marriages in which he starred, recently aired on Radio 4.

He directed Josh Widdicombe’s seriesJosh a six part sitcom for BBC 3 starring Josh himself alongside Jack Dee, which was critically-acclaimed when it broadcast in 2015. He is currently shooting series 3.

An avid tweeter with more than 264,000 followers, David Schneider recently set up his own social media agency called That Lot, providing content for brands and businesses as well as giving workshops and talks on social media at various industry and academic events. His recent TEDx Talk – ‘Is the Internet Making Us More Stupider’ – will be online soon.

More recently, David co-wrote the BIFA winning film The Death of Stalin with Armando Lannucci, starring Steve Buscemi and Jeffrey Tambor.

He now provides masterclassses, workshops and talks on how best to use Twitter and other Social Media and the wide impact it can have on people and businesses to organisations such as the Guardian and BBC News, as well as acting as a consultant to numerous brands and companies.

 

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Comedy Talks

Hilarious, highly original talks looking at how the internet and social media are changing us - from the dullest tweet ever to the Cookie Monster's social media meltdown and why you should never trust a Pope on Twitter. Ranging in length from 15 minutes to an hour, they are perfect for ending that long conference day on a high or for that tricky time just after lunch where the energy sags.

Marketing/Technical Talks

Still full of comedy, these talks share David's expertise in building influence and cutting through on social media, especially Twitter. They include tips and techniques on how to write the perfect tweet, how to stand out from the herd with formats such as reactive listening and TV style scheduling, and predictions about where the medium is going to help inspire creativity and success in the field. Again, the talks range from 15 minutes to an hour.

Workshops

Ranging in length from an hour to a whole day, these inspirational workshops on Twitter for businesses and brands cover all aspects of tweeting including tone of voice, tweeting with impact and personality, formats, how to build a following, Vines and so on. For longer workshops, David will be joined by some of his team which includes David Levin, Vine expert Jayne Sharp and social media guru Vicky Beeching.

We've worked closely with David for a long time. Not only is David one of the most authentic and entertaining voices on Twitter but he also has a singular ability to communicate this skill to others. He has spoken at a number of our events where he managed to be the top rated speaker. He's also bloody funny.

Twitter UK

Disarming, hilarious and insightful - David held our room-full of fidgety social media addicts spellbound with mirth for a full half hour. No mean feat! We will definitely be inviting him back.

Our Social Times

If you are serious about using Twitter for your business, That Lot offer fantastic advice and techniques to turn the corporate into the personal, the mundane into the witty, and help you get your message to the people you want it to go to.

Curtis Brown

Great social media insights, business tips and some fun.

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Fees & Details

Fees From*

  • UK:

    £3k to £7k

  • Europe:

    £7k to £15k

  • US:

    £7k to £15k

  • Africa/Asia/ME:

    £7k to £15k

Travels From

  • United Kingdom

Languages

English

* This Speaker's fee falls within the ranges shown above. Ranges are presented as a guideline only. Speaker fees are subject to change without notice. For an exact quote, please contact us.

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