Gail Gardner ~ GrowMap – Social Media Marketing and Internet Marketing Strategist and Founder of the popular Small Business Advice blog GrowMap, listed on the Technorati Top 100 Small Business Blog List and the AdAgePower 150.
Gail will be using what was learned when she managed the previous largest Cash Prize Blogging Contest and observation and input from promoters of subsequent contests to ensure this is the most effective contest ever launched. In addition to being well known in the blogging community, the most popular WordPress anti-spambot plugin after Akismet is named after her blog.
GrowMap is a media sponsor for major projects including The World Media Awards, The Affiliate Marketing Awards, Small Business Trends Small Business Book Awards and Influence People’s Future of Engagement Video Interview Series and Future of Publishing Live TV Show.
You can see Gail’s extensive background and links to those projects in her LinkedIn profile and see more on the Press page on GrowMap.
Stephanie Suesan Smith, Ph.D. is operations manager for the contest. Stephanie Suesan Smith is a freelance writer and photographer who runs Information Central, a three blog site on gardening, photography, and woodworking. Gail says of Stephanie:
“During the first CommentLuv blogging contest I discovered a talented writer with a PhD in Psychology, a background in statistical analysis, and an enormous aptitude for learning quickly so impressive that I wrote about her being the Most Improved Blogger.”
As a Technology Consultant and Internet Coach, Vernessa Taylor+ works with both online and offline business owners. She writes about small business systems such as project management and customer referral systems at CoachNotes Blog.