BlogHer LLC Opens Registration and Announces Premium Sponsors for World's Largest Blogging Event: BlogHer Conference '07

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE BlogHer LLC Opens Registration and Announces Premium Sponsors for World’s Largest Blogging Event: BlogHer Conference ‘07 Building on the success of its first two sold-out annual conferences, BlogHer Conference is moving East and preparing for its biggest event ever, themed “A World of Difference” July 27-29, 2007 at Chicago’s Navy Pier. PALO ALTO, April 23, 2007 — BlogHer LLC (http://www.blogher.com), the Web’s number-one guide to women bloggers, today announced that registration is officially open for BlogHer Conference ’07: A World of Difference. This event offers bloggers and those interested in blogging a rare opportunity to engage, network with, and benefit from the collective wisdom of the BlogHer community. BlogHer conferences feature an interactive format designed to inspire conversation, and connections. “In 2007, we continue our tradition of hosting a conference that this diverse community has built,” says Elisa Camahort, BlogHer Co-founder and President, Events & Marketing. “BlogHer '07 is a hands-on learning and networking opportunity, designed to help new and experienced bloggers leverage technology to follow their passions and gain additional exposure for their blogs and expertise.” The BlogHer Conference is made possible in part by its participating sponsors. In addition to supporting the general conference, this year’s Platinum Sponsor, GM, and Gold Sponsors, Yahoo!, Google, and Dove will be enhancing the attendee experience by hosting parties, sessions and an Internet café – free to registered attendees. “The number of companies interested in supporting the BlogHer Community continues to grow, enabling this to be a content-rich, yet affordable event for our attendees,” says Jory Des Jardins, BlogHer Co-founder and President, Business Development & Alliances. “We are gratified to have the support of these fine national brands.” BlogHer ’07 will take place at the Navy Pier in Chicago on July 27 and 28. The event will include general sessions as well as break-out tracks across a range of topics. On July 29, BlogHer will moderate a “BlogHer Open Space” event at the Chicago City Centre, where attendees will create the agenda on site in real time. Register for the Conference and BlogHer Open Space at: http://acteva.com/go/blogher. About BlogHer Founded in February 2005 by Elisa Camahort, Jory Des Jardins and Lisa Stone, BlogHer LLC's mission is to create opportunities for women bloggers to pursue exposure, education, community and economic empowerment. The BlogHer Community (http://www.blogher.com) is the Web’s number one guide to blogs by women, where 60+ editors write guides to the hottest blogging by women in 20+ popular topics. In 2007, in addition to the BlogHer Conference ’07 (July 27-29), BlogHer hosted its first Business conference in New York (March 22-23) to great success. The company’s latest initiative is the BlogHer Advertising Network, BlogHer's qualified, targeted environment for contextual advertising showcasing more than 160 women bloggers across multiple verticals, including parenting, food and lifestyle. For more information visit http://blogherads.com. Contact: Elisa Camahort, President, Events & Marketing BlogHer LLC elisa@blogher.org cell: 408-504-5708 or Krause Taylor Associates for BlogHer Nicole Cote Nicole@krause-taylor.com 408.918.9083 408.918.9080 main # # #