Debbie Elicksen

I am a virtual publicist, social media professional, writer, and marketing and transmedia strategist.

About Me

Debbie Elicksen is a digital and media publicist, writer, and marketing and transmedia strategist. She helps companies and entrepreneurs learn how to reinvent, promote, and grow their business using the free tools readily available. She has over 20 years of direct media experience: TV, print, radio, and Internet; is a former sportswriter; and has written and published 13 books. She is an author with@SelfCounsel and blogs: movie reviews, business cyberbullying, and transmedia.

My Jazz Story

Published on: 2016-09-07

I love jazz because it incorporates so many different sounds. I was first exposed to jazz while watching the movie Ragtime. I fell in love with ragtime jazz. I met musician John Reid from Calgary, Alberta, who is also a dear friend. The best show I ever attended was Manhattan Transfer, if you classify that as jazz. The first jazz record I bought was the Preservation Hall Jazz Band Greatest Hits. My advice to new listeners is to explore all the different genres of jazz.

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