Co-founder of NOBODY
James Nichols is the co-founder of NOBODY, a boutique social-first marketing agency based in Washington, D.C.
Previously, James was Vice President, Head of Strategy, for NMS, the social media practice within Meredith Xcelerated Marketing (MXM). James worked with numerous Fortune 500 brands including Chrysler, Nestle, Intel, Lowe’s, Time Warner Cable, Marriott International, and RadioShack.
Previously at JESS3, a creative interactive agency, James was VP of Strategy & Product where he collaborated with Nike, Intel, Samsung, Eloqua, Twitter and Foursquare to develop bespoke social strategies.
A lifelong gearhead, his career in social media began in 2000 when he co-founded the BMW automotive message board community, DTMPower.net. The site is often credited with being the first community dedicated to the aftermarket modification and restyling of BMWs.