A Microsoft PowerPoint MVP since 2000, Echo Swinford holds a Master's degree in New Media from the Indiana University-Purdue University at Indianapolis School of Informatics. She is self-employed, specializing in developing PowerPoint templates, presentation creation, and training for large and small corporate clients.
Echo's first book, Fixing PowerPoint Annoyances, was published by O'Reilly Media in February 2006, and The PowerPoint 2007 Complete Makeover Kit was published by Que in November 2008. Her third book, Building PowerPoint Templates: Step by Step with the Experts is out now and is also published by Que. She also has a string of tech editing credits with these and other publishers.
Visit Echo's Web site at www.echosvoice.com.