BETH BLECHERMAN

Beth Blecherman is an editor at Cool Mom Tech, the intersection between tech, parenting and style. She left her position as a Senior Manager at Deloitte for Family Management then decided to blog as a career 2.0. Her personal blog is TechMamas.com (@TechMama), a platform to discuss technology, social media and her obsession with consumer electronics. In 2009 she was chosen as one of the Nielson Power Mom 50 influencers, and in 2010 as a Parents Magazine Power Mom, and listed in Forbes 100 Best Websites for Women and @ForbesWoman Best Branded Women on Twitter. Beth is a host of MommytoMommy.tv and speaks at MommyTechSummit at CES. Beth is one of the Co-Founders of Silicon Valley Moms Group, that was recently acquired by Technorati. Beth Blecherman (TechMama) has been covered in Wall Street Journal, Laptop Magazine,MSNBC, Parents.com, BBC, PBS, Forbes.com, Advertising Age and written articles for Real Simple and Scholastastic.com.

 

Jennifer Jolly

Jennifer Jolly is an Emmy Award winning on-air contributor and writer who delivers funny, thoughtful, journalistic and helpful consumer technology content across multiple platforms. Whether in her nationally syndicated columns, video series or as a guest on TV shows such as The Talk or Rachael Ray, Jenn hones in on the hottest high tech consumer trends and their role in people’s everyday lives. Her work has earned her industry accolades, as well as a large and loyal fan-base. Jennifer has nearly two decades of reporting, hosting and consumer technology consulting experience. She’s currently the Tech Lifestyle Editor for Tecca.com, the largest female focused Tech website in the world. Prior to that, she was the Technology/Social Media Contributor for an hour long, live, daily TV talkshow on ABC in San Francisco.

 

SUZANNE KANTRA

Suzanne is the Founder and Editor-in-Chief of Techlicious.com, a consumer technology web site that provides friendly, helpful advice for making informed buying decisions and getting the most out of the products we already own. She also writes a monthly column for Better Homes and Gardens and contributes to Martha Stewart Living Radio and the Huffington Post. Prior to launching Techlicious.com in June 2009, Suzanne was the technology editor for Popular Science and Martha Stewart Living and host of Living with Technology on Sirius Radio. She is featured frequently on TV, including CNN, CNBC, FOX News, and The Rachel Ray Show, as well as many radio shows across the country.

 

Mia Kim

founded Popgadget.net, a technology and innovative lifestyle blog for women in April 2004. Popgadget is a digital lifestyle magazine that embraces technology as a regular and essential part of women’s lives. Popgadget has been featured in Time Magazine’s listing of “The 50 Coolest Websites”. As a digital media strategist, she has worked with clients such as Intel, Oxygen Media, USA Today, Proctor and Gamble, and Sony Entertainment to help develop marketing campaigns aimed at reaching women. As a technology expert, she has been
interviewed by the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Fast Company, BBC News, Good Morning America, The Oprah Magazine, G4TV, and NPR. She has a Masters in Interactive Telecommunications from New York University, where she also got her BFA in Film and Television. She has been a new media instructor at NYU and contributes to many style and technology publications.

 

ZARA STONE RABINOWICZ

Zara Rabinowicz is a London based technology, fashion and lifestyle writer, who has worked in the industry for over six years. She has worked for a variety of publications including the BBC, Stuff Magazine, SHE Magazine, Catwalk Queen, Shiny Shiny and Associated Newspapers, and is the European Correspondent for Chip Chick. When shes got some rare free time, she spends it riding her pink moped, reading on her e-Reader and watching niche TV shows.

 

ANDREA SMITH

Andrea is an award-winning news and technology producer for ABC News Radio. Her daily network broadcast, Cybershake, has been heard on radio stations across the country for more than 10 years. She has appeared repeatedly as a guest expert in technology segments on Good Morning America Now, WABC-TV, World News Now, and ABC affiliated Radio and TV stations across the U.S. She has been writing about families and technology since 1995, when she started a monthly column focusing on childrens software. She lives in Ridgewood, New Jersey with her husband and communicates via every tech means available (Facebook, text, IM, Twitter, Skype), with her son in college.

 

JUDIE LIPSETT STANFORD

is a rancher, a blogger, a technology expert, and a gadget lover. Long before the current smartphone and tablet fever began, Judie saw a growing rift between the complexity of available technology and the ability for most people to understand, much less use it. She set out to help explain current trends and devices in language non-techies could understand, and she surrounded herself with other writers who could do the same. As the owner and Editor-In-Chief of Gear Diary, Judie helps introduce new technology, software, and gear to thousands of people every day. As a consumer electronics expert, Judie has been invited to consult with a number of major tech companies who value her insights and experience; as a contributing writer, she has been featured in several international publications and sites; and as an early adopter she can always be found with the newest gear.

 

HELENA STONE

A native New Yorker, Helena Stone holds a Masters in Digital Imaging and Design from NYU and she has a background in the interactive design and social media fields. Noticing that there was a void of female influence in the technology blogosphere, Helena started Chip Chick in 2004. The site was amongst the first to heavily feature technology catered towards women, with an unusual focus on fashion and accessorizing.

 

Sharon Vaknin

is a video host and editor at CNET, where she covers technology tutorials and guides. With her geek knowledge and a knack for layman’s terms, she shows the tech-savvy and tech-phobic how to make the most of their personal gadgets. She has appeared as a tech expert on The Today Show, CBS News, NPR, CBS Radio, and ABC Bay Area. To fuel her love for fashion, she cofounded San Francisco fashion and tech meetup group, Digitally Chic.