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Mashable and Demand Media’s joint event, Media Mixer LA, the official after party of the 140Conf LA, is this Wednesday, October 28th at the H.Wood. The event starts at 5:00 pm, directly following the 140Conf LA event.
Join the Mashable and Demand Media teams along with the 140Conf LA attendees, the local Los Angeles tech and social media scene and guests of our media partner, New Media Vault for an evening of networking. The event is free, but we ask that you RSVP through our Facebook event page.
November 17, Paul McCartney releases his combo CD/DVD set of his performance at CitiField. I was at the concert in Dallas, and all I can say is that it was an event I will never forget. Here was my review from an earlier post.
Worth following: @brianrayguitar. Brian is Paul's rhythm and bass player (when Paul is on piano) and has a new CD coming out soon - This Way Up.
The following people are speaking at #140conf: Los Angeles:
(as of: October 24, 2009)
Some of the 130+ people who will be speaking at the event include:
Aaron Bleyaert (@BigBley) - Tonight Show Blogger, Celebrity Twitter Tracker Aaron Ray (@redbaron1200s) - Partner & Head of Digital, The Collective Adam Wallace (@adwal) - New Media Manager, The Roger Smith Hotel Adrian T Dayton (@adriandayton) - CEO, Comrad Esq. Al Seckel (@insightfultoo) - Cognitive Neuroscientist Alexia Tsotsis (@alexiatsotsis) - Tech/Business Lifestyle Reporter, LA Weekly Amy DeMaria (@CF_Foundation) - Sr. Vice President of Communications, Cystic Fibrosis Amy Martin (@DigitalRoyalty) - Digital Royalty Andrew Lih (@fuzheado) - Author of The Wikipedia Revolution, journalism prof and dir of new Andrew Nystrom @ LAT (@latimesnystrom) - Digital Media Strategist, Los Angeles Times Anita Campbell (@smallbiztrends) - CEO, Small Business Trends Annie Duke (@RealAnnieDuke) - Professional Poker Player and Celebrity Apprentice Contestant Aparna Vashisht (@Parentella) - Founder, Parentella Arianna Hufﬁngton (@ariannahuff) - Co-Founder and Editor-in-Chief, The Hufﬁngton Post Ben Parr (@BenParr) - Associate Editor, Mashable Betsy Aoki (@bing) Beverly Robertson (@marchofdimes) - National Director, Pregnancy & Newborn Health Education Bijan Sabet (@bijan) - General Partner, Spark Capital Bill Adee (@Bill80) - Digital Editor for the Chicago Tribune Billy Bush (@BillyBush) - Co-host, Access Hollywood Brad Pivar (@bpivar) - il Postino & EXECUTIVE CREATIVE DIRECTOR Nimbleﬁsh Brett Trout (@BrettTrout) - Patent Lawyer, Author of Cyber Law Brian Simpson (@bsimi) - Director of Zen Chaos C.C. Chapman (@cc_chapman) Caprice Young (@capriceyoung) - President and CEO, KC Distance Learning Chief Dan Alexander (@bocachief) - Chief of Police, Boca Raton, FL Christian Reventlow (@VonReventlow) Colleen Patterson (@colleenpattrson) - National Aboriginal Health Organization Crosby Noricks (@PR_Couture) - Social Media Strategist, Red Door Interactive; Founder and Editor, Cyndi Stivers - Managing editor, EW.com Dan Caulﬁeld (@DannyCaulﬁeld) Daniel B. Honigman (@dan360man) - Digital Communications Supervisor, Weber Shandwick Dave Winer (@davewiner) - Software developer, Entrepreneur, and Writer David Saranga (@DavidSaranga) David Sarno (@dsarno) - Internet Business Reporter, LA Times Debbie Stier (@debbiestier) - SVP, Associate Publisher, Harper Studio Denise Garciano (@PacSun) Doug Benson (@DougBenson) - Stand-up Comedian; Contestant on Last Comic Standing Doug Jones (@actordougjones) - Television and Film Actor Elizabeth Wahler (@ladylux) - Founder of LadyLux.com Eric Sheninger (@NMHS_Principal) - New Milford High School, NJ Fisker Automotive (@ﬁskerauto) - Fisker Automotive is a green American premium sports car Fred Graver (@fredgraver) Glenn Manishin (@glennm) - Tech Lawyer, Web Pioneer Greg Dalesandre (@gregd) - Product Manager, Google Wave Hank Wasiak (@hankwasiak) - Executive Producer and Co-Founder, The Concept Farm Howard Lindzon (@howardlindzon) - Founder, Social Leverage Jack Gray (@jackgraycnn) - Producer/Writer for Anderson Cooper 360 Jacob Soboroff (@jacobsoboroff) - Correspondent, AMC News; Executive Director, Why Tuesday? Jamie Gold - Winner, 2006 WSOP Jane Buckingham (@Jane_Buckingham) - The Modern Girl’s Guide to Life Jeff Keni Pulver (@jeffpulver) - creator #140conf Jeffrey Hayzlett (@JeffreyHayzlett) - CMO, Kodak Jeffrey Pollack (@JeffreyPollack) - Commissioner, World Series of Poker Jennifer Cisney (@kodakCB) Jeremy Welt (@jblogg) - SVP of New Media at Warner Bros Records Jessica Gottlieb (@JessicaGottlieb) Jodee Rich (@wingdude) Joe Sebok (@JoeSebok) - President, PokerRoad.com; Cohost, PokerRoad Radio John Stacey (@ChiefStacey) - Chief of Police, Bellevue, NE Jon Klein (@JonKleinCNN) - President, CNN Kassia Krozser (@booksquare) Kathleen Hessert (@kathleenhessert) - CEO, Sports Media Challenge Kevin Pollak (@kevinpollak) - Actor and Comedian Kevin Sablan (@ksablan) - Blogger, 140pix.com and AlmightyLink.com Kim Fenolio (@kFenolio) - Interface and New Media Manager, America’s Best Companies Kirk Biglione (@kirkbiglione) - Consultant, Writer, and Technologist, Oxford Media Works L.A. Weekly (@LAWeekly) Lauri Stevens (@lawscomm) - Social Media Strategist for Law Enforcement Lee Aase (@mayoclinic) Lisa Tenner (@lisatenner) - Founder, Tenner & Associates, Inc. Loic Le Meur (@loic) - Founder and CEO, Seesmic.com Macala Wright Lee (@Macala) - Founder, Fashionably Marketing Maegan Carberry (@maegancarberry) - Blogger, Hufﬁngton Post & CauseCast; Co-host, Variety’s Mahesh Murthy (@maheshmurthy) - Founder, Pinstorm; Venture Capitalist, Seedfund Marc Sirkin (@autismspeaks) - Chief Community Ofﬁcer, Autism Speaks Maria Ogneva (@themaria) - Marketer, Strategist, Entrepreneur Mariel Hemingway (@Marielhemingway) - Actress, Writer Mark Horvath (@hardlynormal) Mark Jeffrey (@markjeffrey) Mark Krynsky (@krynsky) - Web producer, X PRIZE Foundation Mark Tauber (@MarkTauber) - Publisher of HarperOne Mark Victor Hansen (@MarkVHansen) - Motivational Speaker; Founder, Chicken Soup for the Soul Martin Eisenstadt (@MartyEisenstadt) Matt Braunger (@mattbraunger) Matt Savage (@SavagePoker) - American Poker Tournament Director Maya Bisineer (@thinkmaya) Megan Calhoun (@twittermoms) - Founder Twittermoms.com Michael Jones (@mjones) - COO, Myspace Michelle Ravelo (@WLosAngeles) Mike Prasad (@kogibbq) MIke Shinoda (@m_shinoda) - Member of Linkin Park & Blogger Mona Nomura (@Mona) - Creator, Pixelbits Natalie Lent (@natalielent) - Director, Emerging Platforms, ID PR Neal Rohrbach (@nrohrbach) - Co-Founder & CCO of iDea Anglers; Art Director for Outdoor Nicole A Schreiber (@nicoleaimee) - Social Media Marketer, Interactive Agency Nina Bargiel (@slackmistress) Oded Noy (@OdedNoy) - Entrepreneur and Founder, Social Approach Patrick Brown (@vromans) Paul Scheer (@paulscheer) Peter Gregson (@petergregson) - Cellist and Co-founder of the Production Company Coffeeloop Peter Hirshberg (@hirshberg) - Chairman, The Conversation Group Peter Kang (@kazkang) - Group Creative Director, Ogilvy LA Porter Gale (@porterVA) - VP Marketing, Virgin America Rachel Masters (@masters212) Richard Burger (@ThePekingDuck) - Richard Burger PR aﬁcionado and blogger (pekingduck.org), Richard Rushﬁeld (@richardrushﬁeld) - West Coast Editor, Gawker Rob Huebel (@robhuebel) Rob King (@Rfking) - VP + Editor in Chief, ESPN.com Rob: American in China (@weirdchina) - Futurist. CEO, MBA, AACSB. Risk Taker. Life Changing! Robert G. Allen (@BestSellerBob) - Author, One Minute Millionaire Robert Scoble (@Scobleizer) - Blogger, Scobleizer.com Ron Conway - Founder and Managing Partner, Angel Investors Roy Zu-Arets (@royzuarets) Sadao Turner (@SadaoTurner) - Online producer for everything Ryan Seacrest Sam Go (@samgo) - MSNBCi Twitter Team Sarah Ross (@sarah_ross) - Katalyst Media, Head of Digital Scott Perry (@scottperry) Scott Porad (@scottporad) - CTO for Cheezburger Network Scott Townsend (@unitedlinen) - Marketing Director, United Linen Inc Scott Whitney (@ACWhitney) - Assistant Chief of Police, Oxnard, CA Sean Percival (@seanpercival) - Director of Content, Tsavo; Founder, lalawag Shelly S Terrell (@ShellTerrell) - Educator and Blogger, Teacher ReBoot Camp Shira Lazar (@shiralazar) Siok Siok (@sioksiok) - Filmmaker, Director of Twitter Documentary http://www.twittamentary.com, sirgutz (@sirgutz) Sol Lipman (@thesolster) - co-founder, 12 Seconds TV Soleil Moon Frye (@moonfrye) - Actress, Director, and Screenwriter Stefanie Michaels (@adventuregirl) - Travel and Media Expert, Journalist Steve Greenberg (@steviegpro) - founder, CEO, S-Curve Records Steven W. Anderson (@web20classroom) - Educator and Blogger, Web 2.0 Connected Classroom Stowe Boyd (@stoweboyd) - Stowe Boyd and The /Messengers, an analysis/synthesis service focused Ted Cohen (@spinaltap) - Managing Partner, TAG Strategic Ted Johnson (@tedstew) - Variety’s Editor at Large Tim Kring (@TimKring) - Creator, Heroes Tom Andrus (@tomandrus) - Tom Jolly (@TomJolly) - Sports Editor, New York Times Tom Whitby (@tomwhitby) - Professor of English, Secondary English Wendy Cohen (@wendynuale) - Wm. Marc Salsberry (@wmmarc) - Photographer and Entrepreneur
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