David M. Braun, Keynote Speaker

David M. Braun, Keynote Speaker

David M. Braun, a journalist for over 40 years, including more than 20 at National Geographic, will present the keynote address on How National Geographic Transitioned from a 130-year-old Legacy Print Brand to a Digital/Social Powerhouse on Thursday night after the Welcome Reception.

Glenn Hebert, Podcasting

Glenn Hebert, Podcasting

GLENN THE GEEK reviews the top 10 things he has learned in starting a successful podcast.  The list is based on his experience starting over 25 shows with 7,000 episodes over the last 10 years.  From the why to the how this session will give you the basics of Podcasting, one of the fastest growing media options in 2018.  

Shelley Paulson, Video Marketing

Shelley Paulson, Video Marketing

After 10 years of a successful photography business, SHELLEY PAULSON decided to take on a new challenge to learn video and filmmaking. In her first year, she had three of her films accepted into the EQUUS Film Festival in New York City! In recent years, Paulson has published a regular video blog on YouTube sharing about her life on her farm with two horses, along with a growing library of photography tutorials.

Rob Ristagno, Online Revenue

Rob Ristagno, Online Revenue

ROB RISTAGNO drives dramatic online revenue growth for content creators. He’s a professional speaker, author, and the CEO of The Sterling Woods Group, a firm that helps companies lock in 50%+ growth. Rob and the team teach clients his Five Forces Framework, proven to increase sales in any environment.

Milt Toby, Media Law

Milt Toby, Media Law

AUTHOR AND ATTORNEY MILT TOBY is vice-president of the American Society of Journalists and Authors, the country’s largest organization dedicated to freelance writers. He is author of award-winning equine books and has been a presenter on media law at several AHP conferences.