Julia Allison is a journalist, entrepreneur, public speaker, and unabashed social media junkie. A media and relationship expert, Allison has written dating columns for AM New York, Time Out New York, and Cosmopolitan and has been published in Newsweek, The Chicago Tribune, New York Magazine, and The New York Post, among others. She is currently a contributor at ELLE.com. She has also made hundreds of appearances as a commentator, expert and host on NBC, CBS, ABC, Fox, CNN, MSNBC, VH1, and MTV. Allison regularly speaks at conferences around the world on new media, personal branding, marketing, and entrepreneurship.