Burt Herman

Entrepreneurial journalist finding meaning in the noise. co-founder of Storify, founder of Hacks/Hackers for journalists and technologists


I'm a husband, dad and proud Papa. I've been called other names, but let's forget about that. I write, speak and am an activist about health and animal rights. I blog at Health in the Laugh Lane and It's All Msihegoss.

Holly Edgell

Journalist who loves to read, write and travel. Born in Belize. Alive in the world. I am the community editor at WCPO, the ABC affiliate in Cincinnati--where we break news and break the mold; tell great stories & connect with the community. #9community I'm also an adjunct instructor at Northern Kentucky University, teaching media ethics one night a week.

Toni Antonetti

Chicago public relations entrepreneur/agency president. Passion for social media, art and tech. Smart. Local. Creative.

Communicatto Inc.

Taking digital marketing to new heights. Specializing in strategy, social media, advertising, content marketing, websites, SEO, and performance management.

Helena Price

Tall, pale, and half-Norwegian. Photographer. Adventurer. Story hunter/teller. Communications Manager at @1000memories.

Nikki Little

PR professional and social media manager at Identity

Chris Cree

WordPress developer & founder @EmmanuelPress. I remove web technology barriers and translate geek-speak. Professional Navigator: Planes, Ships, and on the Web.


April Finnen

Communications lead. Content cowgirl. Non-pointy-haired manager. Love to cook CSA veggies. Rookie gardener. Sometimes triathlete. Thinker. Dreamer. Doer.

Ann Douglas

Canadian Family contributing editor, Toronto Star columnist, author. Writing, publishing, social justice, democracy, health, education.

Eco-Spiritual Artist | Designer | Storyteller of Rustic Contemporary Spirit on a journey to discover The Human Potential

Mikinzie Stuart

Midwestern girl living in the big city. Digital/ Social Media PR pro @peppercom. Likes writing, running & coffee. Proud human of a polydactyl cat & music snob.

BRITE Conference

BRITE Conference series on brands, innovation & technology hosted by Center on Global Brand Leadership, Columbia Business School

Kathleen Stuart

Public relations at Bateman Group.