Recognized for well over a decade as one of the leading authorities on B2B social business strategy and B2B online communities, Vanessa DiMauro is a trusted business advisor, and Founder and CEO of Leader Networks, the world's premier B2B social business consultancy that helps large organizations succeed in finding operational efficiencies from their social business and online community programs.
She has founded and run profitable B2B online communities which fuel her ability to know what it takes to succeed with social business. Now, Ms. DiMauro clients include many F1000 and Blue Chip companies. Her work has been covered by leading publications such as the New York Times, the Wall Street Journal and CIO Magazine.
Ms. DiMauro has also led several large research studies on social business and online communities. She writes an award-winning blog - building online communities for business. She serves on the Board of Directors for Conisus, WegoHealth, the Society for New Communications Research (SNCR), SteelCable and is on the Advisory Board for Social Media Today. She also served a 2-year term as Executive-In-Residence at Babson College, Olin School of Management.