Leslie is Chief Marketing Officer of Anthemis Group, based in New York City. She has spent her career exploring the way technology transforms communications and has helped startups, mid-size challenger brands and global tech companies drive their businesses forward with award-winning integrated marketing programs. At Anthemis, Leslie leads the team tasked with growing the firm’s reputation among investors, clients, partners and entrepreneurs around the world. Prior to joining Anthemis, Leslie was Senior Vice President, Digital Practice Lead at MSLGROUP, Publicis Groupe’s strategic communications agency. In 2012, she launched European technology communications consultancy, Hotwire, in New York and San Francisco and was previously a partner at a boutique technology communications agency. A Louisiana native, Leslie graduated from Loyola University New Orleans with joint degrees in English Literature and Philosophy. She also holds an MFA in Creative Writing from The New School.