2010 Speakers


Preliminary List of Main Conference Speakers (check the Vet Track list, too)

Friday Morning Opening Keynote:
Mike Arms, President of the Helen Woodward Animal Center,

“the man who has saved more animals than any other person,
living or dead, in animal welfare history”

Saturday Morning Keynote:
Patricia Callahan, Director of Dev. & Mktg.
for Canine Companions for Independence,

that trains assistance dogs for people with disabilities.

Speakers & Panelists:

Sana Ahmed,
Social media enthusiast, audio blogger and WordPress Wizard
Listen to Sana’s audio blogs” program
Meet Sana
Mary E. Archer,
SEO Consultant by day — pet blogger by night
SEO Business Blog
Richmond Dog Blog
Andrew Barrett,
Director of Marketing for Found Animals
Meet Found Animals on Twitter
Found Animals’ ModPawd podcasts
FoundAnimals.org site
David Binkowski,
EVP of Digital Marketing at Lippe Taylor
Meet David on Twitter
David’s Facebook page
Vicki Boatright, Artist,
Custom pet portraits, murals, & other artwork
Meet Vicki on Twitter
Vicki’s … er, Brewskie Butt’s blog
BZTAT Studios blogsite
Carol Bryant – FIDO Friendly Magazine
Editorial & Social Media/PR Director,
Blogger, Writer
Meet the Pack at FIDO Friendly
Carol’s FIDO Friendly blog posts
Jessica Bush,
a/k/a DOGingham, pet photographer
Jessica’s DOGingham blog
Meet Jessica on Twitter
Megan Casey,
Editor in Chief of Squidoo.com and Luna’s Mom
Megan’s unconventional bio (free ebook)
A bit about her dog (and using Squidoo)
Tom Collins,
BlogPaws Co-founder & Blogger since 2003
Meet Tom
Books, Blogs & Beyond blog
Richard Cusson,
Owner of The Dog Training Club
The Dog Training Club site
Donna DeClemente, founder of DDC Marketing and Social Sweeps, blogger at Donna's PromoTalk blog
Donna DeClemente,
Blogger & Social Media Marketing Consultant
Meet Donna
Donna’s Promo Talk blog
The Lip-sticking blog
Yvonne DiVita,
BlogPaws Co-founder & pet blogger since 2006
Scratchings & Sniffings blog
Yvonne’s Lip-Sticking blog
Kyla Duffy, Founder,
Happy Tails Books and Up For Pups
Kyla’s Up For Pups blogsite
Mill Dog Manifesto eBook (free)
Happy Tails Books site
Mary K. Engle,
Assoc. Dir. for Advertising Practices, FTC
Mary’s videos about the FTC Guides
Text of the FTC’s Endorsements & Testimonials Guides (downloadable PDF)
Caroline Golon,
BlogPaws Co-founder & Staff at Romeo the Cat
Romeo the Cat blog
Meet Romeo, Pugsley, and Staff
Lynn Haigh,
Creator of the Twitter #PawPawty
PawPawty blog
PawPawty site
Jane Harrell,
Online Marketing, Petfinder.com
Petfinder blog
Petfinder FurKeeps campaign
Tracie Hotchner
Cat & Dog author, speaker, blogger
Meet Tracie
Tracie Hotchner Blog
Nikki Jeske, Designer, Illustrator,
Co-Founder of I Love Rescue Animals
I Love Rescue Animals
Meet Nikki (DesignCoyote) on Twitter
Nikki’s Snailbird blogsite
Janine Kahn
Dogster’s Editorial & Content Manager
Janine on Twitter
Daniel Lemin,
Principal of Social Studio
Meet Daniel on Twitter
Social Studio blogsite
Daniel on Facebook
Michele Miller,
Author, pioneering blogger, pet parent
Meet Michele
WonderBranding blog
Karen Nichols,
The Cat’s Meow Blogger on Catster
Meet Karen, Freda, and Skeezix
The Cat’s Meow blog
Sharon Peters
Pet Talk writer for USA Today
Sharon’s Pet Talk posts
About the Paw Print Post
Charlotte Reed,
Pet Care and Lifestyle Expert
Meet Charlotte on Twitter
Charlotte’s blog
Charlotte’s website
Penny Sansevieri,
Author Marketing Expert
Meet Penny’s AME Team & Mascots
Penny’s AME Marketing blog
Eric Shannon,
Co-Founder, Oh My Dog Supplies
Meet Eric
Oh My Dog Supplies website
Lisa Spector, Co-creator,
Through a Dog’s Ear soothing music for dogs
Meet Lisa on Twitter
Lisa’s Through a Dog’s Ear blog
Through a Dog’s Ear Music Samples
Stephan Spencer,
VP of SEO Strategies at Covario
Stephan Spencer’s Scatterings blog
The Art of SEO book (co-author)
Simon Tonner,
VP Marketing at Dogtime Media
Meet Dogtime on Twitter
Dogtime on Facebook
Dogtime Media website
Wendy Toth,
Associate Editor/ Producer at Petside.com
Meet on Facebook
Petside.com website
Jessica Vogelsang, DVM (a/k/a “Dr. V”)
Veterinarian & Blogger at Pawcurious
Meet Dr. V, Brody, Apollo, & more
Dr. V’s Pawcurious blog
Dorian Wagner,
Blogger at Your Daily Cute
Dorian’s Your Daily Cute blog