List: The best companies using social media

Here’s a list of companies doing great things in social media, sorted according to industry. Initially, the list was pulled from Jay Baer‘s Social Pros podcast series and features interviews with the social media persons from those companies. So it’s extremely hands-on, behind-the-scenes and something you can learn from. A big thanks to Jay.

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Entertainment

AMC Theatres
Feat. Justin Gardner

Cedar Point Amusement Park
Feat. Tony Clark

Agriculture

Monsanto
Feat. Janice Person

Dairy Management Inc.
Feat. Jamie van der Molen

Home & Gardening

Scott’s Miracle-Gro
Feat. Beth Dockins

Delta Faucet
Feat. Dave Morse

Lowe’s Home Improvement
Feat. Brad Walters

Electronics

Sony
Feat. Callan Green

Online retailers

Best Buy
Feat. Alix Hart

Health

Weight Watchers
Feat. Lauren Salazar

Aetna
Feat. Lauren Vargas

Energy

Alabama Power
Feat. Ike Pigott

Financial Services

Farmers Insurance
Feat. Ryon Harms

StockTwits
Feat. Howard Lindzon

Fifth Third bank
Feat. Shannon Paul

American Family Insurance
Feat. Michele Wingate

H&R Block
Feat. Scott Gulbransen

Citibank
Feat. Frank Eliason

Amerifirst
Feat. Dan Moyle

Telecom

U.S. Cellular
Feat. Sonny Gill

Travel

Hilton Hotels
Feat. Vanessa Sain-Dieguez

Southwest Airlines
Feat. Brooks Thomas

Transport & Logistics

Maersk Line
Feat. Jonathan Wichmann

Food & Beverages

Bubba Gump Shrimp
Feat. Lauren Fernandez

Chipotle Mexican Grill
Feat. Joe Stupp

McDonald’s
Feat. Rick Wion

Dunkin’ Donuts
Feat. Jessica Gioglio

Happy Bitch Wines
Feat. Debbie Gioquindo and Keryl Pesce

WhiteWave Foods
Feat. Jennifer Beechen

Omaha Steaks
Feat. Paul Haskell

Jim Beam
Feat. Jason Miller

General Mills
Feat. Kevin Hunt

IT

Citrix
Feat. Justin Levy

Kuno Creative
Feat. Chad Pollitt

JDA Software
Feat. Cindy Kim

BazaarVoice
Feat. Ian Greenleigh

WhatCounts
Feat. Christopher S. Penn

Yammer
Feat. Maria Ogneva

Eloqua
Feat. Joe Chernov

Netbase
Feat. Lisa Joy Rosner

IBM
Feat. Sandy Carter

Red Hat
Feat. Chris Moody

3M
Feat. Greg Gerik

Cisco
Feat. Tim Washer

Dell
Feat. Amy Heiss

Automotive

Ford
Feat. Scott Monty

Audi
Feat. Andy White

Nissan
Feat. Erich Marx

Sports

Super Bowl
Feat. Taulbee Jackson

PGA Tour
Feat. Lauren Teague

ESPN
Feat. Katie Richman

Garmin
Feat. Jake Jacobson

TaylorMade Golf
Feat. Charlie Kautz

Tampa Bay Lightning
Feat. James Royer

San Francisco Giants
Feat. Bryan Srabian

Boston Celtics
Feat. Peter Stringer

Media

Gannett Company
Feat. Jodi Gersh

Content Marketing World
Feat. Todd Wheatland

New York Times
Feat. Michael Roston

Music

Billboard
Feat. Katie Morse

Education

2tor
Feat. Alexa Scordato and Harrison Kratz

Industrial

Caterpillar
Feat. Brian Stokoe

Public Sector

Brimfield Police Department
Feat. Chief Oliver