Hi! I’m Leslie.

I’m really passionate about helping you feel empowered and confident with your professional presence. In 2009, I launched PUNCH!media and I’ve worked with clients such as TVO, The Children’s Wish Foundation of Canada and Guardian Life Insurance Company of America to PUNCH up their online presence.

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Leslie Hughes on The Social

Why PUNCH!media?

Are you overwhelmed by Social Media? Don’t know where to start, or what to do next? You’re not alone.

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Top 3 Reasons Clients

Hire PUNCH!media

From entrepreneurs to executives, our passion is helping you PUNCH up your professional presence.

PUNCH!media’s Strategic Solutions

LinkedIn Profile Makeover

Ideal for executives who need a turnkey option (let’s dominate your niche!)

LinkedIn Profile Makeover

Ideal for executives who need a professionally written LinkedIn profile and bio that effectively highlights their leadership experience and effectively tells your company “brand story” as well.

Social Media Training

We LOVE LinkedIn, but we also provide training for other popular Social Media channels

Social Media Training

We LOVE LinkedIn, but we also provide training for other popular Social Media channels . Learn the proper best practices for the top channels and ensure your team is using Social Media properly.

LinkedIn Corporate Training

Your team are your BEST brand ambassadors. Do they know how to showcase your business properly?

LinkedIn Corporate Training

In a 90-minute session, your team feel empowered with how to make a great first impression and the proper etiquette for making connections

Keynote Speaking

Digital Marketing is a HOT topic. Hire Leslie to get your group inspired and motivated to take ACTION

Keynote Speaking

Leslie has been called a “Social Media guru” by CBC Radio and has been featured on 680news and Deutsche Welle (Germany’s international broadcaster).

LinkedIn Video Training Program

Learn now to dominate your niche on LinkedIn in under one hour

LinkedIn Video Training Program

Video modules + workbook to take your LinkedIn presence to a whole new level!

Strategy Development & Marketing

Align your professional presence on the right Social Media channels

Strategy Development & Marketing

We will create and provide you with a comprehensive Social Media Policy to ensure your staff understand the gravity of publishing the wrong information.

The Latest Serving of PUNCH!

2408, 2016

Conferences and LinkedIn: 4 easy steps to boost your quality connections and deepen relationships.

By |August 24th, 2016|Categories: LinkedIn Tips|Tags: , , , |

As we head into the fall season, we'll also be getting back into the business groove and attending many conferences. Since LinkedIn is the world's largest business network, it's natural you'll want to make sure you are aligning

2207, 2016

How infomercials use the persuasive “science” to influence and motivate their target audience to buy.

By |July 22nd, 2016|Categories: Content Tips|Tags: , |

Have you ever sat through an infomercial? About 20 minutes into the "show", you find you're reaching for your wallet for not ONE set of widgets you never needed 30 minutes ago, but you get

1207, 2016

To Automate or Not To Automate: Social Media Content Marketing, Posts and more…

By |July 12th, 2016|Categories: Content Tips|Tags: , |

Social Media content marketing, curation and deployment is undoubtedly time-consuming. Many of us are looking for easy shortcuts that can help us to save time and stress when it comes to managing our Social Media

They Drank The PUNCH!

Leslie has been on top of the fast evolving online space since I met her almost a decade ago. She is tenacious and detail oriented, just the sort of person that you want working on your business. Highly recommended!
Stephen Ghigliotty, Director of Site Strategy & Execution, The Mediconsult Network
I had the pleasure of getting referred to Leslie directly from our partners over at LinkedIn. She proved to be a tremendous resource for writing and optimizing the LinkedIn profiles for many of our executives to showcase not only their unique brands but help them promote the Guardian brand as well.
Nate Isaacson, Guardian Life Insurance Company of America
Leslie is an excellent speaker and always provides great information that resonates with the audience. If you are looking for a dynamic social media speaker, she is your go to person.
Robert J Weese, B2B Sales Connections
Leslie is a Social Media expert. She was amazing to work with. Leslie remains on the forefront of Social Media, constantly providing useful, practical and valuable social media information. It was such a pleasure working with Leslie, and I look forward to continuing to work with her in the future!
Jessica Moran, Manager, Marketing & Communications, Neziol Insurance Group

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