Laura Tate

Editor, Writer, Social Media and Content Marketer, Crackerjack Scribe

Laura Tate is founder and CEO of Crackerjack Scribe, a social media and content engagement company. She helps small to medium-sized businesses connect to customers on the Web through creation of vital and active social media networks and unique content publishing. Crackerjack Scribe also offers article writing, editing and book publishing services.

Laura has worked as a writer, editor, publisher, and sometimes Website creator and graphic designer for more than 15 years. She served as Associate Publisher and Editor of the weekly newspaper,The Malibu Times,and the bimonthly lifestyleMalibu Times Magazine for more than 10 years.

Through her interest in Argentine tango, Laura dived into social media marketing to effectively promote the dance to tango lovers around the world. Using her newly gained knowledge and expertise, she drove the effort to implement social media and email into The Malibu Times' overall marketing plan. Laura also writes for several blogs, and continues her interest in journalism by writing for the Los Angeles Times newspaper group.