Leslie Cauley is a vice president at TMG Strategies, part of the MS&L Global Consulting arm of Paris-based Publicis. Prior to her arrival at TMG in early 2010, Leslie was a business journalist -- she spent a decade at The Wall Street Journal, based in New York, covering telecom, technology and big media. Most recently, she was a senior business writer with USA Today in New York. Her work has also appeared in TIME Magazine, The New York Times and The Baltimore Sun. Leslie is also an author. Her second book ("End of the Line," published by Simon & Schuster) was nominated for a Pulitzer Prize, marking her fourth career nomination.