Amber Mac

TV Host, Author and Entrepreneur,
Konnekt
@ambermac

Amber Mac is an entrepreneur, television host, professional speaker, and bestselling author. She co-hosts a TV show on CTV/BNN called App Central, which airs nationally in Canada, Australia, and South Korea - is a regular contributor on CTV News Channel and has appeared on various other networks, such as CNN.

She writes weekly for Fast Company, where she discusses social business and digital productivity; Amber has hosted two online video shows for Fast Company, which her digital marketing company Konnekt produces.

Amber is the author of social media business book, Power Friending (Globe & Mail national bestseller). She has keynoted more than 200 events as an exclusive speaker with The Lavin Agency.

Amber started her web career at Razorfish-San Francisco during the dot-com boom; during this time, she also worked as the director of online marketing at an e-procurement start-up. She began her television career as co-host with tech guru Leo Laporte on G4TechTV, anchoring more than 500 episodes of Call for Help (among other programs).

She has spearheaded and co-hosted two successful podcasts, The Social Hour on the popular TWiT.tv network and commandN.tv (a Konnekt production).

Amber's company, Konnekt, launched in 2007 and includes clients such as speaker Tony Robbins, Rogers, Microsoft, Canada Goose, American Dental Association, Genumark, among others.

Specialties: TV hosting, social media marketing, online video strategy and production, website development, website branding, keynote speaking, blogging, and writing.