Amber Naslund

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About me

Gender Female
Industry Marketing
Occupation Captain and CEO
Location Chicago, Illinois, United States
Introduction Amber is principal of Altitude, a social media and marketing consultancy based in Chicago, and author of The BrandBox blog. She specializes in helping companies of all stripes and sizes make business sense out of marketing and social media to find the tools and strategies that are just the right fit for their company. Knee deep in social networks before they had a name, Amber is passionate about connecting with people and helping companies and customers share and build brands, together.
Interests My daughter Abby, other people's opinions and stories - especially on paper, animals (but no bugs - don't think they're animals anyway), my dogs, my boyfriend (who probably should have been listed earlier), Football, horseback riding (isn't that so cheesy for a girl??), cooking...and eating, writing, getting outside and just doing 'stuff'
Favorite Movies Top Gun, anything by John Hughes, the In-Laws (the original), Star Wars (IV V and VI please), The Blues Brothers, The Day The Earth Stood Still, Caddy Shack, Napoleon Dynamite, Dumb and Dumber (my nerd colors are showing), really great period pieces and historical stuff, Superbad, The Bourne Trilogy, Proof of Life, Running Scared, Goodfellas, The Godfather, The Good Shepherd, The Matrix, other geeky sci fi stuff.
Favorite Music Anything and everything. I own over 2500 CDs.
Favorite Books The Pilgrim at Tinker Creek, anything by Agatha Christie, Harry Potter series, The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Nighttime, The Satanic Verses, The Elegant Universe, Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy, The Restaurant at the End of the Universe, Blink, Made To Stick, Emotional Intelligence, Primal Leadership, The World Is Flat, A Whole New Mind, This is Your Brain on Music, mysteries and suspense novels based on historical stuff.

What reason do you have to believe the earth is flat?

I can make connections and do business anywhere and everywhere with a click of a mouse button. Now that's world flattening.