This week, at the LOMAP Blog, we will be offering daily profiles of prominent speakers presenting at our annual marketing conference. We continue today with Leigh McMillan, Vice President of Marketing at Avvo. Leigh will present make a presentation on ‘Surviving and Thriving in Social Media’ in the later morning.

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Leigh McMillan is the Vice President of Marketing for Avvo. Prior to joining Avvo, she was Senior Vice President and General Manager of Marchex’s Call Analytics operation She directed public affairs for the Seattle Mariners during the team’s campaign for a new ballpark, which would become Safeco Field — and, which got the team the hell out of the Kingdome. Leigh has held leadership positions in a number of technology companies.

She is a member of the board of directors of the Woodland Park Zoo, and owns Welcome Road Winery.

Given Leigh’s extensive experience, there are few more qualified persons to get you started on the path toward social media marketing success.

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Liner Notes

During the course of this week’s series, I will attempt to uncover a song that best represents the speaker in question.

Here goes . . .

. . . for Leigh McMillan:

Knocking ‘Round the Zoo’ by James Taylor

(Is it just me, or is it getting a little wild up in here?)