Happy weekend friends! We've had a couple of really great announcements this week so I want to make sure you are up to speed on all conference related items. On Thursday Elisa announced our first group of mentors for the Entrepreneurs event in March. ...more
Last month we announced our second annual event for entrepreneurial women, this March at the Citrix Executive Briefing Center in Santa Clara, CA.I am now proud to unveil the first group of amazing women leaders and role models who have signed on to share their experience, their expertise and their advice with our 100 attendees. They represent the sharpest minds in technology, social, and media, and they are ready to help the next generation of innovators and creators.Without further ado, many thanks to this first group of confirmed mentors for BlogHer Entrepreneurs '12....more
Today I'm excited to announce the agenda for this year's BlogHer Food conference, June 8-9 in Seattle! We received a bushel of proposals for topics, speakers, and full-blown panels. Our valiant BlogHer Food '12 Conference Advisory Committee (named in this post) spent their end-of-the-year holidays poring over your ideas, and delivered up their recommendations. We can't thank them enough for their contribution. This past few weeks, we here at BlogHer took your submissions and their recommendations and did our best to sift and sort, making sure we put together a program that was nutritious yet indulgent, reliably gratifying with an undertone of the unexpected and notes of inspiration....more
They say you never really know a person until you’ve walked a mile in their shoes, and after last week, I can confirm for you that the proverbial "they" are absolutely correct.
Last week, Jes Ferris announced that she will soon be leaving BlogHer, and I am *beyond* excited to announce that I am taking on her role as Conference Programming Manager....more
**********UPDATE: The BlogHer Food '12 Call for Volunteers is Now Closed************Is your tummy rumbling for another BlogHer Food conference, but your bank account is a little thin this year? Sign up to volunteer for the conference and you could get a free admission and a very happy tummy!...more
Happy Weekend! Lots of fun things happening here with the BlogHer Conferences team so let's get started...
Did you see we have launched our Call for Volunteers for both BlogHer '12 in NYC and BlogHerEntrepreneurs? Check out what a BlogHership is all about and submit your request. We have said it from the beginning: Our volunteers help make our events so special....more
*************UPDATE: Thank you for all of your submissions! The BlogHerEntrepreneurs '12 Call for Volunteers is now officially closed.**************** Help Us Help You (circa Jerry Maguire)! Sign up to be a volunteer today and if you’re accepted you get a complimentary pass to BlogHerEntrepreneurs ‘12! We want to make this year’s BlogHerEntrepreneurs Conference even better than last years, but we can’t do it without you- our volunteers!...more
Happy Saturday -- and for some long weekend! It's been another busy week for the conferences team here at BlogHer so let's get started.
First! We have issued our Call for Volunteers for BlogHer '12 in NYC. What you get and what you give are outlined in the post but it's pretty simple: give us a few hours of your time and we'll give you a full conference pass (other expenses are not included)....more
*****UPDATE: The Call for Volunteers for BlogHer '12 is Officially Closed. Volunteer applicants were informed via email on Tuesday, February 21st. If you applied and did not recieve an email please email Rachel@blogher.com*****Are you itching to go to BlogHer '12, but money is a little too tight? Sign up to be a volunteer today and if accepted you will receive a complimentary pass!Every year we strive to give you the best possible conference -- one that tops last year and the year before! This year we want to do the same, but we need your help. Volunteer as a mic wrangler or registration desk helper and you will not only be helping us make a great conference, but you will also get a free pass! Apply here for your BlogHership....more
Happy New Year!! 2012 -- that sure did come along quickly! There's lots to catch up on so let's get started! BlogHer Entrepreneurs (formerly known as BlogHer|bet) is baaaaack! We are so excited to bring back one of the most popular conferences of 2011 -- and one of the most intimate. We are noticing a nice trend in registration and that is to say last years' attendees are coming back (yay!) but that also means first timers need to jump on the band wagon and join us for a once in a lifetime opportunity: 1:1 mentoring by some of the smartest women around. ...more
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