Posts Tagged ‘melissa smich’

We’ve Moved!

November 15, 2010

I’ve moved toΒ

We’ve outgrown our fishbowl and have moved to a self-hosted blog!

You can now find me at

Hope you can join me as I continue my journey through life, liberty and social media πŸ™‚


Exciting News and Big Moves

October 5, 2010

What are you thankful for this week leading up to Thanksgiving?

I’m thankful for a lot — as there are a lot of big moves and changes in the world of smichm… so I figure I’ll fill you in with one blog post!

New Career

I will be starting a new career with Strategic Objectives, a Toronto PR agency, next week. I am very excited to join their amazing team and to work on some challenging projects with some of the world’s leading consumer and lifestyle brands. It will be a learning curve, but I am up for the challenge and know I will have a wonderful support system within the agency. Read the rest of this entry »

Virgin America Invades Nuit Blanche Toronto

October 2, 2010

Virgin America’s Toronto Provocateur contest comes to its finale tonight as the top three contestants battle it out across the streets of Toronto during Nuit Blanche.

Melissa Smich has teamed up with a performance art installation group, Company Blonde, to provoke your thoughts and wonder, followed by a a free flight give-away with Virgin America — with respect to the artists and spirit of Nuit Blanche.

Please join us as we cause some noise and excitement, and get you to dance your way to a free flight on the sexiest airline.

Time: 10:57 p.m. sharp

Date: Saturday October 2nd, 2010

Location: Trinity Bellwoods Park, Back Baseball Diamond. Queen Street West at Crawford.


For more Information, please contact Melissa Smich,

Have You Checked Out Techvibes?

August 26, 2010

Techvibes posted an interview with me yesterday, if you have not yet checked it out, I suggest you do!

If you had 5 questions for me, what would they be? Leave your creative responses in the comment section!

SXSW Interactive 2011 Panel Picker: Please Vote!

August 12, 2010

I know SXSW Interactive is a ways away, but it has taken its pitched sessions into Panel Picker stage. What does this mean? It means your votes are needed!

1. Naked Dating: What started as an intoxicated invitation, soon became “the funniest” session of last year’s festival and rated one of the top panels on love and self-improvement. Now with a successful blog and much more to come, Jeremy and I are back at it with our session called Naked Dating: How To Find Love in 140-characters or less. Maybe this year we’ll even present while naked:

2. We Love In Public: Social media has made exhibitionists and voyeurs of all of us – how has this changed the dynamics of dating in a socially connected world? Love and Over Exposure. Vote Here:

listed as one of the top panels πŸ™‚

Getting Personal: Genetic Testing for Health, Disease & Ancestry; DNA Test – 23andMe

August 8, 2010

Purple Lights, Airplanes and Shooting Stars… I could really use a wish right now.

August 4, 2010

Hola from yesterday’s Virgin America flight also known as club virgin.

The flights really fly by fast… pun intended.

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Oh So Virgin

July 27, 2010

Off to San Fran, LA and Vegas via Virgin airlines (and also thanks to Klout). Will document the trip and share pics and video once back in Toronto. Until then, please vote for your favourite virgin — ME!

xo Mel

I Think I like IT #MusicMonday

July 26, 2010

Hot. Sexy. Sweaty. New. Fresh. Ear Candy.

I just heard this song this weekend and its my fave of the moment. I dare you not to dance to it.

Fake Blood, I Think I Like It

Because Richard Branson Is My Homeboy

July 13, 2010

well… not quite, but I still want you to vote a thumbs-up for me for the Virgin Airlines Provocateur contest.

Watch the video – I can promise you’ll at least get a laugh out of it.