2011 Speaker: Providing Emerging Media, TransMedia, Digital Strategies and Business Growth for Industries such as Hospitality, Retail, Tourism, Film, Music, Wine, Food, Corporations of all sizes, and Individuals.


Leslie Poston co-authored Twitter for Dummies and is authoring Social Media Metrics for Dummies for Wiley Publishing, contributed to the Social Media ProBook and wrote the Grande Guide to Social Advertising. She has also written for Media Bullseye, Mashable, TechnoBuffalo, TechBlorge, MacBlorge, Profy and other small press.

She is the Founder and CEO of Magnitude Media, emerging media and business consultancy. She works with businesses of all shapes and sizes as your emerging media specialist and business growth source. Whatever your size, from individual or SMB to international corporation, she can help you. Leslie is also a sought after speaker, headlining at MIDEM in Cannes, France as well as leading talks and workshops at events such as Book Expo America.

A firm believer in translating online relationships and successes into the offline world, she has also founded Social Media Breakfast New Hampshire, PodCamp NH and the nationwide Strong Women in Tech initiative. She sits on several Boards of Directors, including Portsmouth Public Media. She lives a stone's throw from Boston in the beautiful seacoast city of Portsmouth, NH. When she isn't writing or consulting she enjoys playing piano, singing and listening to live music as well as seeking out great whiskies and wines and fantastic food.

Session Title: Heat Up Your Twitterverse (Adv Twitter)

This class is intended for people who have set up a profile and moved beyond the initial getting started phase of Twitter. If you are looking to make Twitter heat up for you or your business and start making you a mover and shaker, this class will help you.