The Characters:

Alexis Ohanian

Reddit, Hipmunk

Twitter: @kn0thing
Web: withoutyourpermission.com/
Location: Brooklyn, NY
Startup guy: @reddit, @breadpig, @thehipmunk with the aim of making the world suck less. @YCombinator ambassador, investor, and soon-to-be author!

Amanda Hite

Talent Revolution

Twitter: @sexythinker
Web: sexythinker.wordpress.com/
Location: Lexington KY
Igniting #BeTheChange Movements. Founder CEO Talent Revolution, Changer of Commerce, Keynote Speaker, Social Media Advisory Board Member Dine Out #NoKidHungry

Tim Pool

Occupy Wall Street

Twitter: @Timcast
Web: wepay.com/donate/timcastTV
Location: New York
Independent Journalist covering political action and activism.

Abigail Cusick

Bravo TV

Twitter: @cusick
Web: bravotv.com/tweettracker
Location: Bravo HQ
@Bravotv Social Media. Opinions expressed here are my own. Bravo HQ

Adam Zeller

Bravo TV

Twitter: @bestzeller
Web:
Location: New York, NY
Marketing Director at Bravo with a penchant for reality programming, apps, and bow ties. Co-founder of the Hester Street Fair. Silly.

Lauren Bertolini

Gawker Media

Twitter: @MsLaurenRae
Web:
Location: New York, NY
Social media manager at Gawker Media. Quilter. Eater. Syracuse and NBC alumna.

Josh Lukin

MLB.com

Twitter: @coffeeon3rd
Web: mlb.com
Location: NYC / Hoboken
director @MLB dot com | used to tweet for @dodgers, blog for @ravens & study @syracuseU | husband, father, powered by @starbucks

Jeff Keni Pulver

State of NOW

Twitter: @jeffpulver
Web: jeffpulver.com
Location: New York
Technology Anthropologist; Entrepreneur; Early-Stage Seed Investor; story teller, Living in Social Media. Producer of #140conf

Deanna Govoni

Cisco

Twitter: @deanna24
Web: blogs.cisco.com/socialmedia
Location: Silicon Valley, CA
Social Media @ Cisco. ♥ tech, teamwork, collaboration, psychology, live music, sports, animals. Syracuse alumnus. These tweets r mine. :-)

Matt Koll

410 Labs

Twitter: @MattKoll
Web: 410Labs.com
Location: Bethesda, MD
Search and social media entrepreneur. Chairman of 410Labs (http://replyz.com, http://shortmail.com). Founder of Wondir and Personal Library Software.

Beth Beck

NASA

Twitter: @bethbeck
Web: bethbeck.wordpress.com
Location: Washington, DC
NASA: Human Exploration and Operations Outreach Manager. Inspire others with the drama & magic of space. Turn off TV. Watch heavens unfold.

Saul Colt

FreshBooks

Twitter: @saulcolt
Web: saulcolt.com
Location: Toronto, Ontario
Mayor of Twitter, Smartest Man in the World, The Internet's Head of Magic (R) and graduate of the Handsome Boy Modeling School.

Erica Tickle

Wegmans

Twitter: @ebtickle
Web:
Location:
Mom + yogi. @Wegmans since '95. helped start digital marketing & social media in '09. Other loves: communications & org dev. grad of Cornell U & UMASS (mba).

Aaron Thompson

Wegmans

Twitter: @aaronistic
Web:
Location: Rochester, NY
I'm a tall drink a water that enjoys ridin in my smarty and lettin the good times roll

Anthony Rotolo

iSchool at SU

Twitter: @rotolo
Web: rotolo.syr.edu
Location: Syracuse, NY
Professor at Syracuse U @iSchoolSU. I teach Social Media (#RotoloClass) & Star Trek (#TrekClass). Chief Explorer at #NEXIS. Geek. Speaker. Rockstar from Mars.

Sean Keeley

NunesMagician

Twitter: @NunesMagician
Web: nunesmagician.com
Location: ÜT: 40.263984,-74.296523
Syracuse Orange blogger, @sbnation writer & author of How To Grow An Orange (http://amzn.to/nKDXrQ).

Matt Mulcahy

CNY Central

Twitter: @MattMulcahy
Web: mattmulcahy.brand-yourself.com
Location: Syracuse, NY
Emmy award winning television news anchor/reporter/producer, blogger of Matt's Memo

Lea Marino

VaynerMedia

Twitter: @LvM
Web: bit.ly/LvMchalkboard
Location: NYC
If a fortune cookie says, “You have an unusually magnetic personality,” it must be true. | @CMmeetup organizer. Also @MacCheesy. @Syracuseu alum.

Susan Brannan Cole

Upstate Medical University

Twitter: @SusanBCole
Web: about.me/sbcole
Location: Syracuse, NY
Social Media Editor at Upstate Medical University. Wife, mom, lover of wine & yummy food. Views expressed here are my own.

Michelle Tarby

Le Moyne College

Twitter: @tarbyM
Web: about.me/tarbym/bio
Location: Upstate NY
College web evangelist by day, juggler of crazy family life by night

Sara Wallace

Destiny USA

Twitter: @sarakwallace
Web: saraincuse.blogspot.com
Location: Syracuse, NY
Social & Digital Media and Marketing member of @DestinyUSA. Assisted in social media brand launch and development.

Hoya Suxa

Twitter: @HoyaSuxa
Web: hoyasuxa.com
Location: Cruisin' for babes.
I'm ruining it for everybody else.

Mark Greenfield

University of Buffalo

Twitter: @markgr
Web: markgr.com
Location: Williamsville, New York
Higher ed web professional, consultant, keynote speaker, futurist, uwebd overlord, lacrosse coach, tennis player, music lover, dog rescuer

Bob O'Brien

Twitter: @ClevelandBob
Web: about.me/BobOBrien
Location: Cleveland, OH
20 | Syracuse University Student | Aspiring Millionaire | Cleveland Enthusiast | Cereal Connoisseur | @Cavs_Chants Founder | SU Athletics Social Media Intern |

Remy
DeCausemaker

RIT

Twitter: @Remy_D
Web: civx.us
Location: Rochester, New York
Research Associate: http://foss.rit.edu Campaign Architect: http://civx.us Defender and Digital Gunslinger of the Electronic Frontier.

Audrey Watters

Hack Education

Twitter: @audreywatters
Web: hackeducation.com
Location: On the road...
ed-tech journalist, open source and open education advocate, folklorist, tattooed beer snob, recovering academic, part-time badass

Bernia Wheaton

City of Ontario

Twitter: @berniawheaton
Web: linkedin.com/pub/bernia-wheaton/1/832/a57
Location: Wellesley, Ontario, Canada
Award winning Economic Development Professional. Social Media and e-marketing test pilot. Bursting with Wit. Listener, Speaker, Innovator. Also @eriemeats

Brad Rosen

Yale University

Twitter: @DrabSnore
Web:
Location: New York
i'm a lawyer and i teach classes at yale university (@yalelawtech) Also, occasional techie/consigliere for @KarminMusic #teamkarmin

Kim Sivick

Springside Chestnut Hill Academy

Twitter: @ksivick
Web: teachersofthefuture.org
Location: Philadelphia
Coordinator of Lower School Technology, NAIS Teacher of the Future. EdCampPhilly co-organizer, padcamp co-organizer

Brent Axe

syracuse.com

Twitter: @BrentAxeMedia
Web: syracuse.com/axeman
Location: Syracuse, NY
Sports Blogger for Syracuse.com and radio host on The Score 1260 in Syracuse, simulcast on TW Sports. Member of Buffalo Bills Radio Network. I am Batman.

Jenn Pedde

2tor, USC

Twitter: @JPedde
Web: jennpedde.com
Location: New York, NY (via Syracuse)
#Cmgr 4 MSW@USC. Co-Founder of @CmgrChat, @TheCMgr, @EatYourSerial. Tech, Sports, Cuse, Travel, Korea, Music, & Apple sum me up.

Hajj Flemings

Brand Camp University

Twitter: @HajjFlemings
Web: BrandCampU.com
Location: Detroit, MI
Featured in CNN’s Black in America 4 - airs 02/19/12 (http://bit.ly/CNNBlack). Co-Founder of Gokit. Founder of Brand Camp University (http://hajjflemings.com)

Harrison Kratz

TweetDrive

Twitter: @KratzPR
Web: kratzpr.com
Location: New York
Exploring NYC as Founder of @TweetDriveHQ & CMgr for @MBAatUNC. Founder of #SoGoodChat, Apple Geek, & Co-Mod of #DisneyChat. Prince Charming to @RenHamilton.

Tim Nekritz

SUNY Oswego

Twitter: @TimNekritz
Web: insidetimshead.wordpress.com
Location: Oswego
Social media canary/director of web comm, SUNY Oswego. Writer. Teacher. Media researcher. Historian. Blogger. #pancaketweetup-er. #rollerderby ref/announcer.

Jameson
Fleming

CBS Sports

Twitter: @JamesonFleming
Web: cbssports.com
Location: Bethlehem, PA
@CBSSports.com social media editor, @SyracuseU alum, @CHJournal college hoops writer, TV fanatic, beagle lover, and #TeamOxfordComma because of @mjwitzig.

Jon Glass

Gigs Reflex

Twitter: @jonvibe
Web: TheNewsHouse.com
Location: Camillus, NY
Just a guy trying to develop TheNewsHouse.com and lead digital media efforts at Syracuse University's Newhouse School.

Chris Dowsett

Quantum

Twitter: @chrisdowsett
Web: about.me/chrisdowsett
Location: Irvine, California
Statistician and analyst for @QuantumCorp. Fan of volunteering, smoothies, hammocks, microfinance, reading and travel.

Eric Stoller

Inside HigherEd

Twitter: @EricStoller
Web: ericstoller.com/blog/
Location: Boston, MA
student affairs pro, blogger @InsideHigherEd, host @HigherEdLive, advisor, speaker, consultant, oregonian, iowan, chicagoan, lifetime commodore 64 user, Ed.M.

Jason Reed

Adler Planetarium

Twitter: @JasonReed23
Web:
Location:
PhD in Social Psychology from Purdue University; Online Engagement and Motivation Researcher at Adler Planetarium; Dog lover; All around good guy

Jill Hurst-Wahl

iSchool at SU

Twitter: @jill_hw
Web: HurstAssociates.com
Location: Syracuse, NY
Co-author of The Information and Knowledge Professional's Career Handbook: Define and Create Your Success. Passionate about what we can do as a profession.

Lauren
Greutman

That Lady Media

Twitter: @iamthatlady
Web: iamthatlady.com
Location: USA
mommy of 3, blogger behind iamthatlady.com, coupon addict, Christian, foodie, and social media lover!

George Couros

Parkland School Division

Twitter: @gcouros
Web: georgecouros.ca
Location: ÜT: 53.547327,-113.553328
Division Principal of Innovative Teaching and Learning for PSD70. Passionate about learning, ed. tech, and helping others find their passion! I like dogs :)

Alicia Staley

Staley Media

Twitter: @stales
Web: gplus.to/stales
Location: Boston, MA
CANCER SURVIVOR X3, Director of my own non-profit, chief survivor, getting my golf groove back.... POWER TWEETER and eternal optimist

John Liddy

Student Sandbox

Twitter: @johnliddy
Web: syracusestudentsandbox.com
Location:
Entrepreneur in Residence @ the Student Sandbox, I work with college students actively seeking to start companies.

Eric Cleckner

graFighters

Twitter: @cleck
Web: ericcleckner.wordpress.com
Location: Syracuse, NY
Working on cool stuff, and when I come across other cool stuff I tweet it. P.S. check out @graFighters

Ariel Norling

YouShouldDate.Me

Twitter: @ariel_n
Web: aneducationineducation.tumblr.com
Location: NYC/Syracuse/San Antonio
Syracuse student. Education policy and technology junkie. Loves indie music, literature, design, and entrepreneurship

Dave Chenell

graFighters

Twitter: @davechenell
Web: davechenell.com
Location: Syracuse, NY
I make things on the interwebz. Rhyme slayer, co-founder of graFighters and enormo.us, NYC bound, grad student @ Syracuse iSchool.

Patrick Ambron

Brand Yourself

Twitter: @PatrickAmbron
Web: patrickambron.brandyourself.com
Location: Syracuse, NY
Patrick Ambron is Co-founder & CEO of BrandYourself.com. I tweet about entrepreneurship & anything I find funny/interesting

Steve Rhinehart

Twitter: @CuseBarista
Web: cusebarista.tumblr.com
Location: Syracuse, NY
Bringing specialty coffee to the people of Syracuse, one cup at a time. Let me know if you want to take part in the Counter Talk Project!

Sam Morrison

Twitter: @SamTheCobra
Web: SamTheCobra.com
Location: Syracuse
Bringing specialty coffee to the people of Syracuse, one cup at a time. Let me know if you want to take part in the Counter Talk Project!

Isaac Budmen

Twitter: @ibudmen
Web: teambudmen.com
Location: Syracuse
Comfortable Foot Attire Enthusiast, human sponge. Co-Founder http://MakeSweetShit.com & writer for @iSchoolSU

Alyssa Henry

Twitter: @AlyssaHenry
Web: alyssabhenry.com
Location: Syracuse, NY
Love social media, journalism, pop culture & reality TV. #InfoSpace Managing Editor. @iSchoolSU G '12. @NewhouseSU alum. @Rotoloclass TA & #NEXIS crew. SI girl.