Domain.ME is hosting a suite at this year's Type-A Parent Conference in Atlanta, GA on October 8-10, 2015.
Come by Ivy II for one-on-one sessions with Atlanta's greatest branding, marketing, and content experts, as well as a coupon for a free year of a .ME domain, a comfortable lounge area, and snacks.
Not only will Danica bring her speakers over to the lounge after her panel, but we've got a barrage of experts to chat with. Check out our experts who will be spending time in our suite that you can ask anything!
Note: We will have a sign-up clipboard on-site for time slots where you can reserve your spot with these speakers. Sign-ups will start at 4PM on Thursday at the Sponsor Meet & Greet.
Dr. Darria Gillespie - Hosting a session at 1-2PM on Friday - Darria Long Gillespie is an ER doctor, national health TV/media expert, mom, and business executive with appearances on CNN, CNBC, FoxNews Network, and The Dr. Oz Show. She's a featured blogger on The Huffington Post for “The Busy Woman’s Guide to Health…and Sanity", DoctorOz.com, Sharecare.com. She hosts a live weekly podcast and radio show on RadioMD.com and iHeart Radio. She'll provide you with insight on how she created a media presence and advice from her experience.
Cynthia Good - Hosting a session from 3:30-4:15PM on Friday - After becoming an award winning news anchor and journalist, Cynthia created Good For Parents, a TV show that brought best parenting practices to families all over Georgia, and wrote two books, Words Every Child Must Hear and Vaccinating Your Child. Since then, she became editor-and-chief of Atlanta Woman and created LittlePinkBook.com as a powerful and successful vehicle for driving her empowerment message throughout the world of social media. She'll provide you with knowledge on how she created a media empire.
Barbara Griffin - Hosting a session from 1-2PM on Saturday - Having been full immersed in brand and promotional photography in her time as VP at Turner Broadcasting and as Board President of Atlanta Celebrates Photography, Barbara is a creative who believes that great images provide a competitive business advantage and that strategic, compelling content connects people to stories and stories to brands. Let her use her experience in visual storytelling to provide you tips and tricks to build the most influential content for your brand.Danica Kombol
- Hosting sessions whenever she can both days! But will definitely be around Friday from 11AM-12PM and Friday 3-4PM
for one-on-ones/round tables - As an entrepreneur and CEO of Everywhere Agency, Danica draws on her extensive background as a television producer and public relations exec. She began her career at Sesame Street
and went on to become a producer on shows as Saturday Night Live
, Kids in the Hall
and programming on VH1. She's here to chat branding, entrepreneurship, and more with you!
- Hosting a session from 11AM-12PM on Friday
- Scot is a veteran of the agency world and has since moved on to running entire media and marketing departments at places like TNT, CNN, HLN, and The Weather Channel. Fun fact: he led the WE KNOW DRAMA marketing initiative that has since shaped what TNT is today. Pitch your TV or marketing ideas to him and he'll help you shape them to make them more compelling.
Edrick "Bloo" Woods - Hosting a session at 11-12PM on Saturday - Bloo is a self-taught photographer, videographer, graphic design artist, and animator. He began his career as a photographer for the Atlanta Braves and continued on to a variety of freelance work including videos for numerous music artists, film and cinematic work, weddings, promotional items, and more. Most recently, he filmed a documentary at Outkast's legendary Stankonia Studios in collaboration with Converse Sneakers for his latest project, Dreamer.xyz.
Kristi York Wooten - Hosting a session on 1-2PM from Friday - Kristi is a writer, editor, producer and consultant on the topics of music, art, global health, human rights, celebrity philanthropy and lifestyle for newspapers, magazines and websites. Having been published in a plethora of publications including The Economist, The Atlantic, Rolling Stone, WSJ, and Newsweek, she's here to talk to you about writing for major publications.