David Hutchinson to Host ‘Maximize Your Personal Agenda at ad:tech Chicago’ on WebmasterRadio.FM

Fort Lauderdale, FL (PRWEB) July 13, 2006

WebmasterRadio.FM, the premier free, business, 24/7 internet radio network focused on the e-commerce marketplace and the official radio network of the ad:tech conferences, today announces “Maximize Your Personal Agenda at ad:tech Chicago,” a special “ad:tech Connect” broadcast hosted by David Hutchinson, SVP Business Development, Program Partners, Inc. The hour-long program will air Thursday, July 12, at 2 p.m. EST, with future reruns to be announced.

“ad:tech Connect” brings global ad:tech audiences together, keeping them connected in between local, national and international conferences; “ad:tech Connect” normally broadcasts every Thursday at 12:00 noon, EST. All WebmasterRadio.FM shows are available in podcast, mobilecast and archived format at http://www.WebmasterRadio.FM, ensuring the availability of the expert opinions of industry insiders on a consistent basis.

“WebmasterRadio.FM is excited to inform listeners of all the ins and outs of ad:tech Chicago,” said Brandy Shapiro-Babin, WebmasterRadio.FM Vice President of Marketing. “Our ‘ad:tech Connect’ programs provide a wide variety of expertise, which helps conference attendees maximize their experiences and guarantees that they take home the event’s most valuable information.”

Thursday’s special will provide listeners with a general overview of the upcoming ad:tech Chicago, including pertinent information about the event’s keynotes, sessions, parties and expo. It also features sessions about social marketing with Pete Blackshaw and search with Warren Kay.

Host David Hutchinson is currently head of Business Development for Program Partners, a developer-distributor of high-quality television programming. He previously was Vice President of Broadband Operations for the digital music and e-commerce company ARTISTdirect, where he also served as Executive in Charge of Production for the firms popular Fan Conference series. In the early 90s, he co-founded CityInteractive, the profitable new media division of CHUM Ltd. (parent company of Citytv and MuchMusic in Canada), where he produced and sold live interactive television programs. Hutchinson is a published writer and certified project management professional (PMP). He also serves as Vice Chair of Programs & Education for the Marketing & Sales Specific Interest Group within PMI (The Project Management Institute).

Pete Blackshaw, the show’s first scheduled guest, is Chief Marketing and Client Satisfaction Officer of Intelliseek, (soon to become BuzzMetrics), a Cincinnati-based company whose technology enables marketing intelligence by tracking, measuring and analyzing word-of-mouth behavior, so-called consumer-generated media. He came to Intelliseek as the result of its 2001 merger with PlanetFeedback.com, a consumer Web site he founded in 1999 after a career in interactive marketing and brand management at Procter & Gamble, where he led initiatives dealing with online advertising development, online issues/rumor management, online sampling and consumer word-of-mouth behavior. Blackshaw is a 2004 co-founder of the Word of Mouth Marketing Association (WOMMA).

The second scheduled guest, Warren Kay, is the Director of Emerging Products for Yahoo! Search Marketing. He joined the organization in July 2003 and is responsible for the incubation and market sales strategy for all new and emerging products in Yahoo! Search Marketing, which currently include Local, Content Match, Mobile and Search Optimizer. Kay previously was the Director of Sales for Local Search, helping develop the market strategy for Yahoo! Search Marketing Local Sales. Prior to his career at Yahoo!, he was the Senior Vice President at Vista Software where he was responsible for driving revenue through partnership development with Fortune 500 companies. He received his BA in Economics University of Texas in Austin.

Through speeches, discussions and networking opportunities, the ad:tech conference series provides executives with the tools they need to stay at the forefront of interactive marketing technologies. With national and international conferences, ad:tech is the premier digital and interactive marketing event for digital and interactive marketers. ad:tech Chicago is scheduled for July 24 and July 25 at the Sheraton Chicago. For more information, please visit http://www.ad-tech.com/chicago.asp

About WebmasterRadio.FM

WebmasterRadio.FM strives to lift the “veiled curtain” of the Internet to bring the business community together through an interactive radio network. Its listeners are a global group comprised of everyone from corporate executives and decision makers to individuals who work for themselves, small and mid-sized businesses to those just starting out. The WebmasterRadio.FM listening audience has a vast appeal to anyone looking to learn industry-specific information from the most successful marketers and technology experts in the world. These Internet “influencers” create, learn and listen in a true community destination.

WebmasterRadio.FM’s stellar line-up of radio programming includes “CoverStory” with David McInnis, CEO, and Mick Jolly, Executive Vice President, of PRWeb, WebmasterRadio.FM’s official newswire; “The Hook with Katie Kempner” with Katie Kempner, Vice President of Crispin Porter + Bogusky; “ad:tech Connect” with host Susan Bratton, ad:tech Chair and CEO of Cendara, Inc.; “DomainMasters” with Monte Cahn, CEO of Moniker.com; “The Daily SearchCast” featuring Danny Sullivan of SearchEngineWatch; “NextStuffNow” with Chris Tolles, VP of Topix.net; “Power Source” with Tim Mayer of Yahoo! Search and Jeremy Zawodny of Yahoo!; and more. To tune into WebmasterRadio.FMs live content, or to check out the show lineup, please visit http://www.webmasterradio.fm.

Media Contact:

Brandy Shapiro-Babin

954-309-5578

This press release distributed by PRWeb, the official newswire and Online Visibility Company of WebmasterRadio.FM and the ad:tech conferences.

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WebmasterRadio.FM Announces SearchBash at Search Engine Strategies San Jose

Fort Lauderdale, FL (PRWEB) August 7, 2006

WebmasterRadio.FM, the premier free, business, 24/7 internet radio network focused on the e-commerce marketplace and the official radio network of Search Engine Strategies San Jose 2006, today announces its SearchBash, an evening networking event that will take place at 7:30 p.m. August 9 at Studio 8 (8 South First Street, San Jose, CA, 95113).

Sponsors for the event include PositionTech (http://www.positiontech.com), TrueLocal (http://www.truelocal.com), Moniker (http://www.moniker.com), LookSmart (http://www.looksmart.com), Bruce Clay Inc. (http://www.bruceclay.com), 888.com (http://www.888.com) and Range Online Media (http://www.rangeonlinemedia.com).

“SearchBash is a great way for SES conference attendees to mix and mingle on a more personal level,” said Brandy Shapiro-Babin, WebmasterRadio.FM Vice President of Marketing. “The event sponsors are community-minded luminaries who are all part of the WebmasterRadio.FM family of advertisers. They have come together to help WebmasterRadio.FM give the community an amazing event where conference attendees can network with others, eat great food and win fantastic prizes.”

SES conference guests must visit each of the sponsors’ booths, where they will receive free T-shirts and stamp cards, which will serve as their invitations to attend SearchBash and to participate in its promotional giveaways. At the evening event, guests have the opportunity to win cash prizes, a Texas Hold ‘Em table sponsored by Moniker.com, and many other surprises.

WebmasterRadio.FM is the official radio network of the Search Engine Strategies conference series, the largest and most important conference dedicated to the search engine and search engine marketing industries.

About the Event Sponsors

Position Technologies is the leading service provider of Search Engine Marketing solutions. Its unique assortment of innovative products, comprehensive services and search industry expertise helps deliver more Internet traffic to Web sites, which will increase online visibility and sales.

TrueLocal is a free local search engine, which aims to drive online users to offline businesses. Currently indexing over 13 million local businesses and 50 million local web pages, TrueLocals friendly design allows users to find exactly what theyre looking for in two clicks or less.

Moniker Online Services, LLC is a leading provider of domain name registration, management, and monetization services for individuals and businesses that wish to have a unique address and branded identity on the Internet.

LookSmart is an online media and technology company specializing in vertical search. The company provides relevant content, advertising and technology solutions for consumers, advertisers and publishers. In addition to owned and operated properties, LookSmarts distribution network includes select syndicated publishers and search partners that maximize advertiser ROI. LookSmart also offers a comprehensive set of syndicated solutions for publishers to grow their audience and advertiser relationships.

Bruce Clay, Inc. is a leading provider of search engine marketing services with emphasis on search engine optimization. Through an integrated combination of services, Bruce Clay, Inc. provides high quality services that help clients achieve their search engine marketing goals.

888.com is one of the leading casino and poker rooms on the Internet. Since its official launch in 1997, over 20 million people have experienced 888com’s exciting gaming action, making it the leading online casino.

Range Online Media is a leading interactive marketing agency that delivers high-yield results for clients through comprehensive online marketing services, including pay for placement, natural search optimization, online media placement, strategic planning, performance optimization and more.

About WebmasterRadio.FM

WebmasterRadio.FM strives to lift the “veiled curtain” of the Internet to bring the business community together through an interactive radio network. Its listeners are a global group comprised of everyone from corporate executives and decision makers to individuals who work for themselves, small and mid-sized businesses to those just starting out. The WebmasterRadio.FM listening audience has a vast appeal to anyone looking to learn industry-specific information from the most successful marketers and technology experts in the world. These Internet “influencers” create, learn and listen in a true community destination.

WebmasterRadio.FM’s stellar line-up of radio programming includes “CoverStory” with David McInnis, CEO, and Mick Jolly, Executive Vice President, of PRWeb, WebmasterRadio.FM’s official newswire; “The Hook with Katie Kempner,” Vice President of Crispin Porter + Bogusky; “ad:tech Connect” with host Susan Bratton, ad:tech Chair and CEO of Cendara, Inc.; “DomainMasters” with Monte Cahn, CEO of Moniker.com; “The Daily SearchCast” featuring Danny Sullivan of SearchEngineWatch; “NextStuffNow” with Chris Tolles, VP of Topix.net; “Power Source” with Tim Mayer of Yahoo! Search and Jeremy Zawodny of Yahoo!; and more. To tune into WebmasterRadio.FMs live content, or to check out the show lineup, please visit http://www.webmasterradio.fm.

Media Contact:

Brandy Shapiro-Babin

954-309-5578

This press release distributed by PRWeb, the official newswire and Online Visibility Company of WebmasterRadio.FM.

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WebmasterRadio.FM Named Official Radio Network for SES San Jose 2006

(PRWEB) August 7, 2006

WebmasterRadio.FM, the premier free, business, 24/7 internet radio network focused on the e-commerce marketplace, today announced that it is the official radio network for Search Engine Strategies San Jose 2006. It will be streaming and recording podcasts live from the conference, which will take place August 7 through August 10 in San Jose, Calif.

SES San Jose, organized by search engine authority Danny Sullivan, will teach attendees credible information about search engine marketing and optimization solutions while providing a space to network with other marketers and search engine industry professionals.

Fans will also have the opportunity to watch their favorite hosts in action as some of WebmasterRadio.FM’s most popular shows are broadcasted live from the conference floor.

“WebmasterRadio.FM is excited to be such an integral part of the SES experience,” said WebmasterRadio.FM Vice President of Marketing Brandy Shapiro-Babin. “Not only will we be interviewing live with scheduled luminaries, speakers, field experts and other insiders throughout the course of the week, but we will be broadcasting live from the show floor with continuing coverage of the show’s highlights, podcasting high-level panels and roving reporting. Each show will spotlight different techniques used in search engine marketing so our listeners will be able to take advantage of the latest search engine strategies.”

WebmasterRadio.FM is the official radio network of the Search Engine Strategies conference series, the largest and most important conference dedicated to the search engine and search engine marketing industries. All WebmasterRadio.FM programs are available in podcast, mobilecast and archived format at http://www.WebmasterRadio.FM.

About WebmasterRadio.FM

WebmasterRadio.FM strives to lift the “veiled curtain” of the Internet to bring the business community together through an interactive radio network. Its listeners are a global group comprised of everyone from corporate executives and decision makers to individuals who work for themselves, small and mid-sized businesses to those just starting out. The WebmasterRadio.FM listening audience has a vast appeal to anyone looking to learn industry-specific information from the most successful marketers and technology experts in the world. These Internet “influencers” create, learn and listen in a true community destination.

WebmasterRadio.FM’s stellar line-up of radio programming includes “CoverStory” with David McInnis, CEO, and Mick Jolly, Executive Vice President, of PRWeb, WebmasterRadio.FM’s official newswire; “The Hook with Katie Kempner” with Katie Kempner, Vice President of Crispin Porter + Bogusky; “ad:tech Connect” with host Susan Bratton, ad:tech Chair and CEO of Cendara, Inc.; “DomainMasters” with Monte Cahn, CEO of Moniker.com; “The Daily SearchCast” featuring Danny Sullivan of SearchEngineWatch; “NextStuffNow” with Chris Tolles, VP of Topix.net; “Power Source” with Tim Mayer of Yahoo! Search and Jeremy Zawodny of Yahoo!; and more. To tune into WebmasterRadio.FMs live content, or to check out the show lineup, please visit http://www.webmasterradio.fm.

Media Contact:

Brandy Shapiro-Babin

954-309-5578

This press release distributed by PRWeb, the official newswire and Online Visibility Company of WebmasterRadio.FM.

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PRWeek Editor Julia Hood Hits “The Hook with Katie Kempner” on WebmasterRadio.FM

Fort Lauderdale, FL (PRWEB) August 21, 2006

WebmasterRadio.FM, the premier free, business, 24/7 internet radio network focused on the e-commerce marketplace, welcomes PRWeekK Editor Julia Hood to “The Hook with Katie Kempner.” The latest broadcast of the network’s hit advertising and PR shows airs Tuesday, August 22nd, 2006 at 2:00 p.m. EDT on http://www.WebmasterRadio.FM.

Julia Hood is editor-and-chief of PRWeek US. She began her career at Haymarket as a reporter on the title in 2000, and became the Bay Area Bureau Chief in 2001. Hood was named editor in 2002, and since her appointment has re-launched both the print and Web editions of the magazine. Under her leadership, PRWeek has also introduced numerous surveys and specials, including the Marketing Management Survey, the Cause Marketing Survey, and the PRWeek Career Guide. Prior to joining PRWeek, Hood worked in corporate communications and research at such companies as BAT Industries and Mobil Services. She has a MA in journalism from New York University.

Hosted by Katie Kempner of Crispin Porter + Bogusky, “The Hook with Katie Kempner” charts the territory where advertising and public relations meet, featuring advertising and public relations gurus, authors and experts in the industry. “The Hook with Katie Kempner” airs live every Tuesday at 2:00 p.m. EDT. Previous editions are available in archived and podcast format on http://www.WebmasterRadio.FM.

Previous guests on “The Hook with Katie Kempner” have included Brandweek Entertainment Editor Becky Ebenkamp, Advertising Age Editor Jonah Bloom, New York Times “Consumed” Columnist Rob Walker, acclaimed Wall Street Journal reporter Suzanne Vranica, Creativity Magazine Editor Teressa Iezzi, Adweek columnist Barbara Lippert and The New York Times Advertising Columnist Stuart Elliott, advertising icon and author Warren Berger and Chuck Porter, chairman of top advertising agency Crispin Porter + Bogusky.

“Katie’s show is so highly respected because she consistently features high-profile guests who are the best of the best of their industry segment,” explained WebmasterRadio.FM Vice President of Marketing Brandy Shapiro-Babin. “This insight and perspective brings immeasurable benefit to the WebmasterRadio.FM listening audience, and we are thrilled to congratulate Katie on what will be another fantastic show.”

Host Katie Kempner is the VP/Director of Agency Communications at Crispin Porter + Bogusky, named the world’s most awarded agency in 2004. Since joining CP+B in 1996 as the agency’s first public relations director, their work has gained recognition in both the national and international press, and the agency has been featured in numerous top publications. CP+B has the unprecedented distinction of winning the Grand Prix at the Cannes International Advertising festival in three separate categories, Media, Cyber and the coveted Film category. CP+B was recently named “Agency of the Year” by Creativity Magazine for the fourth time, the agency’s second consecutive win. Based in Miami, CP+B’s clients include Volkswagen, Google, Coca Cola, Virgin Atlantic Airways, the Gap and Method.

About WebmasterRadio.FM

WebmasterRadio.FM strives to lift the “veiled curtain” of the Internet to bring the business community together through an interactive radio network. Its listeners are a global group comprised of everyone from corporate executives and decision makers to individuals who work for themselves, small and mid-sized businesses to those just starting out. The WebmasterRadio.FM listening audience has a vast appeal to anyone looking to learn industry-specific information from the most successful marketers and technology experts in the world. These Internet “influencers” create, learn and listen in a true community destination.

WebmasterRadio.FM’s stellar line-up of radio programming includes “CoverStory” with David McInnis, CEO, and Mick Jolly, Executive Vice President, of PRWeb, WebmasterRadio.FM’s official newswire; “The Hook with Katie Kempner” with Katie Kempner, Vice President of Crispin Porter + Bogusky; “ad:tech Connect” with host Susan Bratton, ad:tech Chair and CEO of Cendara, Inc.; “DomainMasters” with Monte Cahn, CEO of Moniker.com; “The Daily SearchCast” featuring Danny Sullivan of SearchEngineWatch; “NextStuffNow” with Chris Tolles, VP of Topix.net; “Power Source” with Tim Mayer of Yahoo! Search and Jeremy Zawodny of Yahoo!; and more. To tune into WebmasterRadio.FMs live content, or to check out the show lineup, please visit http://www.WebmasterRadio.FM.

Media Contact:

Brandy Shapiro-Babin

954-309-5578

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