Jacques Bastien

Social media expert writes extensively about startups, entrepreneurship and marketing

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Jacques Bastien

College of Emergency Preparedness, Homeland Security and Cybersecurity
Department: Informatics

Design; entrepreneurship; startups; social media; employment; finances (raising capital for business); blogging and writing; photography and video production

Campus phone: 518-442-5110
Campus email: jbastien@albany.edu


Jacques Bastien is an entrepreneur, professor, author, and designer. He’s the CEO of Boogie, a social media agency that he started in college (UAlbany) and he’s the founder of PrettySimpl, an innovative printing platform for designers. He is also a writer at JacquesBastien.com, his personal blog dedicated to helping fellow entrepreneurs through his own experiences.

Jacques has a passion for startups, entrepreneurship, and social media. Multiple online publications have featured Jacques for his experience with business, human resources, social media, and marketing. Some of these publications include Forbes, Inc., Huffington Post, and Social Media Today.