Miri Rodriguez is a globally recognized Storyteller, Head of Global Internship Program at Microsoft and author of soon to be published book: Brand Storytelling. She is a creative journalist and content advocate, evangelizing brand narrative and showcasing how Microsoft employees and partners can leverage storytelling techniques for their own success. Miri has earned several awards in digital marketing and customer experience and is ranked as top in-demand speaker at leading industry conferences around the world. Miri brings 15+ years of expertise in communications, operations and digital marketing as well as valuable industry insights and a lighthearted approach. She holds a Masters degree in Integrated Marketing and Communications from Georgetown University and teaches storytelling at Crehana digital school. Her social advocacy and philanthropic work include volunteering to train social enterprise leaders in Swaziland and Morocco through #MySkills4Afrika, coaching students at Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship, content contributor at Trade+Impact and PR News, and mentoring men and women to build their personal brand.