Belmont, CA (PRWEB) May 07, 2013
BlogHer, Inc., the premium cross-platform media network and publisher for women, announced today author and technology evangelist Guy Kawasaki as keynote speaker at BlogHer ’13, on Friday, July 26 in Chicago. The 9th annual BlogHer Conference, the largest audience of influential online women nationwide, brings together 5,000 attendees, including 100 major brand name sponsors and top national media.
Guy Kawasaki is a special advisor to the Motorola business unit of Google. He is also the author of What the Plus!, Enchantment, and nine other books. Previously, he was the chief evangelist of Apple. Kawasaki has a BA from Stanford University and an MBA from UCLA as well as an honorary doctorate from Babson College. In his latest book, APE: Author, Publisher, Entrepreneur—How to Publish Your Book, Guy shares an actionable roadmap for writers who love their craft to control every aspect of the publishing process.
Guy will sit down for an interactive conversation about his vision of artisanal publishing, his perspective as both investor and entrepreneur, and how, as the man who created the role of technology evangelist, he has evolved from Apple evangelist to Android evangelist.
Reaching 55 million U.S. women each month (Nielsen Site Census, January 2013), BlogHer (http://www.blogher.com) is the leading cross-platform media network created by, for and with women social media leaders. BlogHer developed and leads the marketplace with the most robust economic and networking opportunities for women in social media, as well as brands seeking to engage in authentic and persuasive dialogue with those women. Founded in February 2005 by Elisa Camahort Page, Jory Des Jardins and Lisa Stone, BlogHer publishes and syndicates news, information, advice and recommendations to and from more than 7,000 influencers across premium blogs, Pinterest™, Facebook®, Twitter™ and social media. The Company also delivers uniquely insightful research on women in social media across interest areas, hosts the world’s largest conferences for women in social media, and curates the daily news service, BlogHer.com.