As someone who lives for connecting people, bringing together consumers and brands is what Akvile DeFazio, President of AKvertise, Inc., a social media advertising agency, does best. Prior to launching AKvertise, she spent the last decade working in-house at a variety of companies, ranging from ski and snowboard e-commerce, to pet health insurance, and event marketing at Search Marketing Expo via paid search and social. As a conversion-driven marketer, Akvile is passionate about helping businesses expand their online visibility and reaching their goals. Her expertise lies in e-commerce, event marketing, mobile apps, and lead generation, by way of Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and Pinterest Ads. When she's offline, she enjoys exploring Central California where she, her husband, and their dog, call home. Connect with her on Twitter at @AkvileDeFazio or at AKvertise.com.