Women are dominating the social web and representing the greatest number of influencers on Facebook, Twitter, various blog platforms and all around the social media. For women, social media presents opportunities to innovate, lead, and reach the top of their professions. These women represent the leaders and innovators in Social Media and will discus... [read more]
Women are dominating the social web and representing the greatest number of influencers on Facebook, Twitter, various blog platforms and all around the social media. For women, social media presents opportunities to innovate, lead, and reach the top of their professions. These women represent the leaders and innovators in Social Media and will discuss how women are driving social media as users and what it means for women to be in the proverbial drivers seat.
Kara Swisher - she currently co-produces and co-hosts D: All Things Digital, a major high-tech conference with interviewees such as Bill Gates, Steve Jobs and many other leading players in the tech and media industries.
Cathy Brooks- The owner of consulting firm in San Francisco. Cathy now helps companies and individuals navigate new technologies with the purpose of leveraging these platforms to tell stories.
Jory Des Jardins – Co-Founder of BlogHer. She develops strategic relationships with Fortune 500 brands and leads innovative campaigns to integrate contextual marketing and advertising into communities of women interested in every topic, from food, health and family to business, finance and technology.
Christine Herron - Director at Intel Capital and a Venture Advisor at 500 Startups. Previously, Christine was a Principal with First Round Capital, an early-stage venture capital firm, and a Director at Omidyar Network.
Shaherose Charania- Currently an advisor at Opinno, an open innovation network for growth stage startups across web, mobile, cleantech and biotech. Shaherose is perhaps best known as the CoFounder and CEO of Women 2.0, a network and pre-incubator for woman-led startups in Silicon Valley.
Social Media Week (SMW) is a global platform that connects people, content, and conversation around emerging trends in social and mobile media. The multi-city evolution of Social Media Week attracted more than 7,500 attendees across 200 events. For more info about Social Media Week visit http://socialmediaweek.org/sanfrancisco/
And special thanks to PeopleBrowsr for our venue space:
PeopleBrowsr is a high-tech social analytics company with a passion for marketing, providing data mining, analytics, brand engagement and campaign services to top global brands and Advertising/PR agencies. Founded in 2007, PeopleBrowsr is a global industry leader in the social media revolution, building advanced conversation technology to assemble the collective intelligence. PeopleBrowsr now has 1,000 Days of Conversations available for social search with ReSearch.ly.