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Bio: Janis La Couvée is a financial services professional http://www.linkedin.com/in/
Her life changed radically in April 2009 when she was introduced to Twitter and #victoriatweetup. Since then, she has successfully leveraged the social web for community building and bridging across generations.
Her community involvements include: Social Media Club Victoria, the Quadra Village Day planning committee, Greater Victoria Chamber of Commerce and volunteering for Intrepid Theatre, Victoria Fringe Festival, Theatre SKAM and the Canadian College of Performing Arts.
Past fundraising initiatives are: Twestival Victoria, Babes Go Bare for Cancer and The Road to Port Hardy Charity Bike Ride.
Recent speaking engagements include Word Camp Victoria, the Social Media & Government Conference, Social Media Camp Victoria, MISA BC and two previous Idea Wave conferences.
Janis is passionate about bridging online and offline communities to effect positive social change.