Shannon worked for many years in high tech in both Canada and the UK as as a Technical Consultant, Engagement Manager and Director of Client Services in a number of companies including Adobe, Tomoye, Shopify and Overlay.TV. Once her daughter arrived, she left the “official” corporate world and became a consultant, writer, event coordinator and worker of miracles from her home office.
Shannon handled development of content for BlissDom Canada and oversaw communications with the BlissDom Canada community from 2010 to 2013. Shannon blogs (occasionally) at Zchamu.com and saves the world at Care2.com. If you’re trying to bribe her, bring red wine and dark chocolate.
Erica Ehm is Founder, Publisher of YummyMummyClub.ca – the online magazine for busy moms that chronicles life through the prism of motherhood. Erica went from rock’n roll to rocking the cradle when she lett her career hosting music television for the confusing world of parenting.
A multi-tasking mom of two, Erica and her YMC team have become well-read resources for women looking for insight and grassroots advice on how to survive mummydom. Coming up with new and playful ways to connect brands with moms over the last six years is Erica’s definition of fun (she doesn’t get out much).
Erica, aka @YummyMummyClub, is addicted to Twitter.
Special shout out to daughter Jessie, son Josh and husband Terry who are the reason Erica is a yummy mummy.
Eric Alper is CTV’s music correspondent and a regular contributor to CBC’s The Strombo Show, Sirius/XM, TSN 660AM in Montreal, Country 92.9 in Chatham-Kent, DAWG FM in Ottawa among others. He has also been named to Billboard Magazine, Paste Magazine and The National Post’s best on social media. With over 150,000 followers on Twitter) and 10,000+ friends/fans on Facebook while behind the board at www.ThatEricAlper.com, which now receives over 125,000 hits a week, he is one of the country’s authority on music. During the day, he’s the Director of Media Relations and Label Acquisitions for eOne Music Canada, handling the PR for such artists as Bob Geldof, Randy Bachman, Ringo Starr, Slash, The Wiggles, Snoop Dogg, The Smashing Pumpkins, Ray Charles, Sinead O’Connor, Sesame Street among hundreds of others over his 20 years in the music industry.
Web: That Eric Alper
Blissful Media Group and One2One Network were founded by Barbara Jones, a seasoned marketing executive in the entertainment industry. She met Alli Worthington on Twitter and BlissDom was born. Barbara is a sought-after speaker and consultant on marketing, social media and word of mouth marketing involving women and moms. She happily works in the NYC-Tri-State Area but dreams of the mountains in the West to satisfy her annual snowboarding fix. Barbara and her husband have three children and
five six Macs.
She has over two decades of business experience. In 1996, she co-founded United Rentals, Inc., the world’s largest equipment rental company. She specialized in strategic planning, risk analysis, financial analysis, and public relations.
Paula’s passion is women’s and girls’ economic empowerment. She lives with her husband and two amazing daughters in New Canaan, CT.