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Shel Israel

Age of Context
Novato, CA
About Shel Israel

Shel Israel is a writer, consultant and keynote speaker on issues related to technology and business.
He is a contributor to Forbes and is currently writing a book with Robert Scoble, called Age of Context: How it Will Change Your Work and Life. It is due to be out Oct 1, 2013.
He is author of four books:
• Naked Conversations, regarded by many as the seminal book that introduced traditional business to social media.
• Twitterville, perhaps the most critically praised of 43 books published on the popular social network.
• The Conversational Corporation, a Dow Jones eBook, that examines enterprise online communities.
• Stellar Presentations: An Entrepreneur’s Guide to Giving Great Talks, a short book that uses Israel’s signature story-telling to paint a large, but highly detailed picture of how to make winning presentations.
He has contributed previously to OpenForum, BusinessWeek and FastCompany. He has been an executive speechwriter, ghostwriter and guest writer for private company content sites.
He has been a keynote speaker more than 50 times, addressing audiences on five continents and is a presentation coach for other speakers.
He has consulted more than 200 companies of all sizes on communications strategies.
Contact: shelisrael1@gmail.com, or on Twitter, Facebook or LinkedIn at ShelIsrael.