Blogalicious will co-host a DC Blogger Meet Up with the Black Public Relations Society of Washington, DC (BPRS-DC) to discuss ways to merge traditional media tools with new media concepts in order to augment results and maximize message penetration in the digital age. Click here to register for the free event.
WHEN: Tuesday, September 20, 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
WHERE: Hager Sharpe Public Relations, 1030 15th Street, NW, Suite 600E
- Stacey Ferguson, co-founder of The Social Niche and Blogalicious Weekend,, is a technology attorney and veteran lifestyle blogger. Recently named one the 2011 People of Color Impacting the Social Web, Stacey is regularly featured in both online and traditional media for her roles as a personal brand and digital visionary.
- Leticia Barr, founder of Tech Savvy Mama Media, is a social media strategist who advises technology and education companies, brands, app developers, and small businesses about working with bloggers and creating brand awareness in the online world. Leticia’s clients have included companies like Location Labs, BitDefender, Comcast, PBS Teachers, Virtual Nerd, ChicaLogic, and Steaz.
- Ananda Leeke, founder of Digital Sisterhood Network, is a lawyer turned “Jill of many trades”: innerpreneur, author, artist, coach, and yoga teacher. Her mission is “Empowering U2BU through creativity coaching, Reiki, self-care, social media, volunteerism, and yoga.” In July 2011, she was named by Black Enterprise as one of the Black Women in Tech You Should Follow on Twitter.
DETAILS: Social Niche is a company devoted to raising the profile of women of color online. For the third consecutive year, Social Niche bloggers Nyasha Smith and Stacey Ferguson will continue the tradition of celebrating online diversity and further expanding the blogosphere with Blogalicious Weekend, taking place at the Gaylord National Resort Hotel and Convention Center in National Harbor, Maryland on October 21-23, 2011. Black Public Relations Society of Washington, DC (BPRS-DC) is the premiere professional organization in the nation’s capital for African Americans in the field of public relations. Members represent every specialty within the public relations industry. This panel will give proper insight into how to use new media to your personal advantage as well as and your clients’.