The emergence of Business Driven Social Commerce has been fascinating to watch. I view this as a positive sign. While there are many pitfalls/hazards and even fraud associated with Social Commerce - I find it far more enjoyable and satisfying than the old hierarchical models of commerce.
I was really interested to get an email from the folks at Linked In. I am officially classified as one of their early adopters - stretching it a bit as my user number was just over 850,000. Puts me into the top 1% of the users who have the service.
Check out the infograph from Linked In.