Contact: Professor Robert Bloch, firstname.lastname@example.org
Where and When: Venue TBD, 7 p.m.
Laura Fitton – social media entrepreneur
Laura Fitton has been involved in entrepreneurial ventures since graduating from Cornell in 1994 with a degree in Environmental Science. More recently, she has become a force in the social media field, founding both Pistachio Consulting and One Forty, a Twitter related venture that was selected to participate in Boston Techstars (a leading tech business accelerator) and subsequently raised over $2 million in venture capital. On the side, she co-wrote Twitter for Dummies. In 2010, Laura was named one of the “Most Influential Women in Technology “ by Fast Company magazine. http://pistachioconsulting.com/about-us/team/