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Sponsor Spotlight: Moz

NEPA BlogCon is a success thanks to the generous support of our sponsors. Returning as an NEPA BlogCon Swag Bag Sponsor this year is Moz. Here’s a little bit about Moz, what they do, and why you should check them out if you’re looking for any SEO insight for your blog or website! Since 2004,…

Meet the Speaker: Chris Barrows

1.  What do you do for a living (company you work for, official title, daily responsibilities, etc.)? I currently am working at Social Media and Mobile Products Coordinator at New York University. In addition, I also am the chairperson of the Edu Web Digital Summit and run the Why I Social Podcast. My day-to-day work…

Meet the Speaker: The Food Blogger/Social Media Panel

  We’re hosting a panel of small business owners and bloggers who have succeeded in the growing food and beverage industry within NEPA. On the panel, we’ll have Matt Serniak and Matt Lynch (the guys behind the award-winning NEPA Wing Men wing review blog), Mario Bevilacqua (owner and chef of What the FORK Truck and…

Meet the Speaker: Catherine Shefski

1.  What do you do for a living (company you work for, official title, daily responsibilities, etc.)? During the day I work as an administrative assistant at a classical music management company outside of Philadelphia. But every evening and weekend I work on my side-hustle building a business as a freelance web-designer and content creator….

Meet the Speaker: Donna Talarico

1.  What do you do for a living (company you work for, official title, daily responsibilities, etc.)? In May I became an independent writer/consultant. My most recent position was director of integrated communications at Elizabethtown College, and I was there for five years. Prior to that, I worked for eCommerce company Solid Cactus, first in…

What’s New at NEPA BlogCon?

NEPA BlogCon is an event we are constantly surprised by. Each year, it’s something different and that’s because you (yes, you!) make it better and better. You tell us what you like and what you don’t like. You give us your feedback. We pick those beautiful brains of yours. This year, if you’re wondering what’s…

Meet the Speaker: Elspeth Misiaszek

1.  What do you do for a living (company you work for, official title, daily responsibilities, etc.)? For the last four years, I’ve been the innovator behind eMarketing Copywriter. I’ve written for hundreds of businesses, blowing up SEO blogging campaigns and providing marketing consultations for coaches that are launching large. I earn a full-time living…

Meet the MC: Gerard Durling

Similar to last year’s conference, we will be having a one-track auditorium style setup where all attendees get to sit in on the same sessions.  We value your feedback and read each and every survey we receive, and based on those suggestions, we’ve carefully selected this year’s master of ceremonies.  Give a big squirrel hello to…

Meet the Speaker: Brittany Thomas

1.  What do you do for a living (company you work for, official title, daily responsibilities, etc.)? I work for Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation as the Coordinator of External Affairs. My job is completely varied day-to-day but includes overseeing Cabot’s social and digital presence, managing our internship program, community outreach, legislative outreach, media relations,…