Laurie Spindler is the Director, Head of Communications at POPSUGAR, a digital destination where content and commerce connect. In this role she is responsible for consumer, product and corporate communications, executive and internal communications, and social media. Prior to POPSUGAR, Laurie was the Director of Global Product and Corporate Communications at MySpace, where she successfully launched the first major redesign of Myspace in October 2010 and helped establish the company as a leading destination for social entertainment. Prior to Myspace, Laurie held several leadership roles at Hill & Knowlton/ Blanc & Otus overseeing consumer technology accounts. Laurie began her career as a founding member of the Communications team at Palm Inc., successfully driving media relations programs and product launches worldwide. This included launching products that established a brand-new market and ecosystem: the mobile phone and mobile apps. She also led the media relations efforts of the spin-off of PalmSource, the maker of the Palm OS software, from Palm Inc., in 2002. Laurie holds a bachelor’s degree in Communications from Santa Clara University.