Charlene Li is the coauthor of the critically acclaimed, bestselling book Groundswell, which was named one of the best business books in 2008 and also the author of the New York Times bestseller, Open Leadership. She was named one of the 100 most creative people in business by Fast Company in 2010 and one of the most influential women in technology 2009. Charlene is a frequently-quoted expert and has appeared on 60 Minutes, The McNeil NewsHour, ABC News, CNN, and CNBC. A much-sought after public speaker, Charlene has been quoted by The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, The Economist, Businessweek, USAToday, Reuters, and The Associated Press. She is the founder of the Altimeter Group and one of the foremost experts on social media, technologies and leadership.