Bios

Roxanne Darling
Co-Owner
Bare Feet Studios
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Bare Feet Studios

Roxanne is co-owner of Bare Feet Studios, a digital publisher and social media consultancy that specializes in "Internet Literacy for Business." Cited as #24 on the Top 50 Women in Social Media, Roxanne is a founding member of the Social Media Club, an international nonprofit professional organization and she also launched the Hawaii chapter in 2008. She conceived and produced Podcamp + Wordcamp Hawaii in 2008, the first Social Media Conference in Hawaii with over 400 in-person attendees and thousands more via live video stream. She is the host of the ground-breaking internet TV show, Beach Walks with Rox (www.beachwalks.tv), where she shares aloha with viewers in over 90 countries. The show currently has over 760 episodes, over 2.5 million downloads, and has received numerous awards and industry recognition.

Roxanne and her partner Shane Robinson's work has been featured in several books: Social Media Marketing: An Hour a Day; Web Video: Making it Great, Getting it Noticed; and Juggle: Rethink Your Work, Reclaim Your LIfe. Most recently Roxanne was featured in a collaborative Twitter book, Social Media Marketing GPS: A New Media Roadmap For Creating A Social Media Strategy edited by Toby Bloomberg.

Roxanne also has over 20 years experience as an expert presenter and trainer throughout North America, Asia, and Europe. A popular speaker in the tech and business communities, including BlogHer Business, BlogWorld Expo, SxSW, Podcamp, IABC, and PRSA, Roxanne has a "gift for both grounding and lifting you at the same time."