Digital LA's Love Goes Digital panel to feature local dating sites and relationship experts in a pre-Valentine's event in Los Angeles.
It's an honor to be included on Digital LA's first love panel. I'm passionate about helping singles find love online and on social networking sites.
Los Angeles-Long Beach, CA (1888PressRelease) January 31, 2012 - Julie Spira, bestselling author of "The Perils of Cyber-Dating: Confessions of a Hopeful Romantic Looking for Love Online" and a frequent media guest on the subject of online dating, will be a featured panelist on the first-ever Love Goes Digital Panel hosted by Digital LA on February 13, 2012.
Spira will be talking about how she successfully used social media strategies to help her online dating book become a bestseller. She will share how she engages with her followers and helps singles by creating their online dating profiles and coaching them on finding love on the Internet.
"For our pre-Valentine's Day Digital LA - Loves Goes Digital panel, we want to celebrate by getting LA's experts in online dating and love together, to share tips, trends, and success stories in building dating and love related blogs and businesses," said Kevin Winston, Digital LA founder. "It's the first time we know of that local dating and love experts have been gathered on a panel in Los Angeles."
Spira is no newcomer to the digital space. She started her digital career in 1981 as the youngest female executive of RKO Radio Networks, the nation's first digitally delivered satellite radio network. She later went on to become an executive at several Internet and communications companies. As an early adopter of the Internet, she created her first online dating profile in 1994 as a charter member of Love ( @ ) AOL,
and presently blogs about the marriage of love and technology on Huffington Post.
"It's an honor to be included on Digital LA's first love panel", said Spira. I'm passionate about helping singles find love online, on their mobile phones, as well as on their favorite social networking sites." Spira highlights online dating success stories in her popular Cyber Love Story of the Week feature, where couples have met on Facebook, Twitter, in chat rooms, and on a variety of online dating and social dating sites. Her dating advice has appeared on eHarmony Advice, GenConnect, JDate, Match, Zoosk, and YourTango, as well as on major networks, lifestyle publications, and media outlets worldwide.
Other panelists at the event include eHarmony, Bad Online Dates, and Marriage.com. The event will be held at Hotel Shangri-La, 1301 Ocean Avenue, Santa Monica, CA at 7:00pm. Tickets can be purchased at http://digitallalove.eventbrite.com/
ABOUT JULIE SPIRA
Julie Spira is a leading online dating expert, bestselling author, and advice columnist. She is the founder of CyberDatingExpert.com and CEO of Social Media and More, a social media strategy and branding company. Spira is ranked in the Top 10 most influential people in dating on Klout and was listed in the Top 10 Advice Columnists to follow by YourTango. Her site, CyberDatingExpert.com was a finalist for best dating blog in About.com's Readers' Choice Awards. She's writing her second book, "The Rules of Netiquette" and has just finished writing her first screenplay. Twitter ( @ ) JulieSpira
ABOUT DIGITAL LA
Digital LA is the largest digital entertainment networking organization based in LA, reaching more than 30,000 professionals across its newsletter, Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter, who work in movies, TV/web series, music, games, VFX, marketing, advertising, and tech. They organize 5-10 mixers and panels a month celebrating success stories from studios to startups in digital entertainment. Twitter ( @ ) DigitalLA