My name is Allison Romeo and I am a senior at James Madison University. I am currently working on a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Communication Studies and Media Arts and Design as a double major. My concentrations within my majors consist of Corporate Communication and Organizational Communication. The reason for my blog is to expand and improve my abilities of social media. I am completing this for my Information and Communication Technologies class within my major. Continue reading to find out more about why companies need to use social media to communicate with shareholders, and specifically how oil and gas companies are already trying to implement this idea.