Belmont, CA (PRWEB) February 04, 2014
BlogHer, Inc., the premium cross-platform media network and publisher for women, today announced multiple honors awarded to its co-founders. Lisa Stone, co-founder and CEO, has been named to Fast Company’s Most Creative People in Business 1000. Stone is joined by co-founders Elisa Camahort Page and Jory Des Jardins, to be honored as Women Driving Excellence during Women’s Day at the Chicago Auto Show.
Stone, previously named to Fast Company’s annual 100 Most Creative People in Business (2010) joins Fast Company’s extension of that list, creating what the magazine calls “the world’s most creative community to facilitate the spread of innovation and the sharing of expertise.”
Women Driving Excellence is an initiative created in collaboration by The Chicago Tribune and the “Chicagonista LIVE!” social talk show. The award was launched to recognize women who exhibit unique vision and talent, and through their work inspire all women to empower others to accomplish greatness. Honorees will be recognized with a special event during Women’s Day at the Chicago Auto Show on Tuesday, February 11, 2014.
In 2005, Lisa Stone, Elisa Camahort Page and Jory Des Jardins co-founded BlogHer, creating a new kind of media company, built in partnership with women and passionately committed to quality content. BlogHer has become an unstoppable movement, attracting some of the web’s best talent and top social media influencers.
BlogHer, Inc. (http://www.blogher.com) is the leading cross-platform media network created by, for and with women in social media. BlogHer delivers quality advocacy at scale for brands seeking to engage in authentic and persuasive dialogue with moderated communities led by more than 7,000 leading influencers who reach an audience of 100 million across premium blogs, Pinterest™, Facebook®, Twitter™ and social media. Founded in February 2005 by Elisa Camahort Page, Jory Des Jardins and Lisa Stone, BlogHer publishes and syndicates news, information, advice, recommendations and research on women in social media across interest areas as well as on BlogHer.com. The Company also hosts the world’s largest conferences for women in social media.