Roxanne Darling: Host of Beach Walks, co-founder of Bare Feet Studios, Inc.

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DishyMix episode 87: Roxanne Darling of Beach Walks on Video Promotion, Event Marketing via Social Webs and Paddling to Molokai

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Co-owner of Bare Feet Studios (, she has been working on the web since 1995; she is one of the original video podcasters and the star of the award-winning internet TV show, Beach Walks with Rox ( which currently has over 700 episodes.

She is a founding member of the Social Media Club and is launching the Hawaii chapter.

Roxanne and her partner Shane's work has been featured in several recent books: Web Video: Making it Great, Getting it Noticed, Social Media Marketing: An Hour a Day; and Leap: Ditch Your Job, Start Your Own Business, and Set Yourself Free. She excels at creating online video strategy for business, ranging from episodic shows to on the fly live-streaming.

Roxanne lives at the bleeding edge of new technology, is comfortable working in disruptive marketplaces, and is a passionate translator of complex new concepts into easy-to-understand and implement strategies.

Her many years as a coach for Johnson & Johnson and as an international trainer enable her to connect with diverse audiences and to help her business clients use the internet in personalized, tech- and business-savvy ways. Her philosophy is to cultivate a unique mix of technology, authentic messaging, and audience interaction for each project.

Roxanne has over 20 years experience as an expert presenter and trainer throughout North America, Asia, and Europe. She educates and inspires while translating complex technology jargon into easy-to-grasp concepts. A popular speaker in the tech and business communities, including BlogHer Business, New Media Expo, IABC, and PRSA, Roxanne is effective with small intimate groups and has presented to audiences of over 1500 people. She has a "gift for both grounding and lifting you at the same time."