Purna Virji

Senior Content Solutions Evangelist - LinkedIn

Purna Virji is the Senior Content Marketing Evangelist for LinkedIn, where she supports content solutions for the platform. Previously, Virji was Senior Manager of Global Engagement for Microsoft, where she led the strategy, design and execution of objective-based training programs. A results-oriented digital advertising and content marketing consultant with a more than 17 years of experience  driving revenue and building high-performing teams, Virji was crowned the 2019-2020 Search Personality of the Year by the U.S. Search Awards, included on Adweek’s 2018 Young Influentials List, named by PPC Hero as the No. 1 Most Influential Expert in the world in 2016—as well as No. 2 in 2017 and 2020. She is a regular columnist and keynote speaker at conferences across the globe such as AdWeek, DMEXCO, The Next Web Conference and INBOUND. An award-winning former journalist, Virji is an avid traveler, aspiring top chef and amateur knitter in her spare time.