Meet the Speaker: Claudia Pennington

Lastly, we have a spotlight on our speaker, Claudia Pennington, who will be hosting a roundtable discussion ”Why Every Blogger Should Do a Content Audit in 2017.”   Claudia provides technical SEO audits and Google Analytics audits for websites large and small (ecommerce included) to improve traffic, rankings, and conversion rates. Claudia is certified in…

Meet the Speaker: Kenny Luck

Next up we have a spotlight on our speaker, Kenny Luck who will be presenting a morning session “Sparking Conversation Through Creative Works.”   Kenny Luck is an author, documentary filmmaker, and third-year Ph.D. student in Human Development at Marywood University in Scranton, Pa. His books include “Thumbing Through Thoreau” (2010), “NEPATIZED” (2011), and “101…

Meet the Speaker: Lori Rochino

Next up we have a spotlight on our speaker, Lori Rochino, who will be hosting a roundtable discussion ”How to Podcast to Create Authentic Conversations, Build Your Brand and Grow Your Influence.”   Lori Rochino’s own struggle with clutter, overwhelm and information overload led her to the declutter coaching and productivity world where she aims…

Meet the Speaker: Kathryn Bondi

Next up we have a spotlight on our speaker, Kathryn Bondi, who will be presenting a morning session “Designing a Rad Blog Brand Experience (without Unicorns, Mermaids, or Glitter).”   Kathryn is currently a Digital Designer at Posture Interactive, a full-service advertising agency that focuses on website development. A Bethlehem, PA native, she graduated from…

Meet the Speaker: Kristin Elliott

Next up we have a spotlight on our speaker, Kristin Elliott, who will be presenting a roundtable with the topic “So Your Baby Was Called Ugly or Everything I Needed to Know About Social Media Engagement I Learned at Splash Mountain.”   Kristin Elliott is a social media professional who manages the social and digital marketing…

NEPA BLOGCON ANNOUNCES 2017 SPEAKERS; TICKETS NOW AVAILABLE

  Now entering its 6th year, NEPA BlogCon, the region’s only blogging and social media conference, is proud to announce both the start of ticket availability and selected speakers for this year’s event. NEPA BlogCon will make its return on Saturday, October 14, 2017 at Penn State Worthington-Scranton. Tickets are available FREE at NEPABlogCon.com and…

Meet the MC: Gerard Durling

  Although the whole entire NEPA BlogCon 2016 is going to be fantastic, it cannot be overlooked Gerard Durling is going to provide one of the most entertaining and chipper segments for the day.  As MC, his natural talent and high spirited personality is going to charge the room and set the stage. All of…

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….