I started my first retail store in 1979, my first e-commerce website in 1996, my first podcast in 2004, and in 2006 one of my websites was on Time Magazine’s list of 50 coolest websites.
Selling actual physical products is what I do, and know best. I other words I sell, and ship stuff to my buyers. My goal is to share my 35 years of retail, and marketing experience. To help you succeed in your own online business.
I have carefully chosen experts in many fields of social media to give their input on the show, and help take your business to the next level.
My guest experts listed in alphabetical order. These are just a few of the people I will go to in order o answer your questions.
Tony Cecala – WordPress Expert is a sought-after consultant, speaker, and digital pioneer who brings successful high-tech strategies to local business niches. At Newsroom Ink, a brand journalism company, he develops advanced online newsrooms for business, government, and non-profit organizations. Tony is a technology consultant to Speakeasy, the social media arm of the Dallas Morning News, managing their blog servers and designing content marketing platforms using WordPress.
Visit Tony’s website at TonyCecala.com or follow on Twitter at Twitter.com/TonyCecala
Lissa Duty – Twitter Expert, author of 20 Tips to Twitter: Learn How to Market Yourself, Brand and Business Online, is a speaker, consultant and social media coach. Her clients not only call her their “Online Social Coach”, but their “Online Solutionist”. She loves a challenge and values using online and offline solutions to remove barriers for her clients’ businesses. She founded her social media consulting practice in 2009 after discovering a passion for leveraging online social media platforms to brand clients and businesses. She uses her energy and marketing talents to assist clients in growing their businesses and networks via social media.
Visit her website at LissaDuty.com or follow on Twitter at Twitter.com/LissaDuty
Stephanie Inge – Ebay, Amazon Expert is Dallas’ leading Certified eBay and Amazon authority, author of the Meetup Organizer Step-by-Step Success Guide and co-author of The Home Run Guide: Take the Experts with You. As the first-ever eBay college instructor in 2002, she still serves today as an adjunct professor for Collin and Dallas County Community College Districts teaching eBay and Amazon. She uses her online expertise as an Ecommerce and Social Media Consultant. She is founder and organizer of the original seller’s group, The Dallas eBaybes & eMales and DFW Social Media Marketing Group (1,420+ members strong).
Dave Jackson – Podcast Expert Dave has been podcasting since 2005. He holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Education specializing in technical Education from the University of Akron. He has produced thousands of episode for himself and his clients. His podcast about podcast has been downloaded over 900,000 times. He is seen as one of the top podcasting experts and is frequently called on to speak at conventions. He launched the School of Podcasting in 2005 and has helped hundreds of people launch successful podcasts. He published his first book “More Podcast Money” in 2013.
Visit his website at SchoolOfPodcasting.com
Cynthia Sanchez – Pinterest Expert is the CEO and founder of Oh So Pinteresting. She and her team work with businesses to create and implement Pinterest and social media solutions. Her clients range from companies in the sports apparel industry to Beverly Hills jewelers. She is a national speaker, writer and podcaster. She has been featured by Social Media Examiner and Entrepreneur as a leading Pinterest expert.
Visit her website at OhSoPinteresting.com or follow on Twitter Twitter.com/OSPInteresting
Jeremy Vest – YouTube Expert is the Senior Manager Search Strategy for Touchstorm where he manages some of the largest brands YouTube channels. Jeremy is an author, speaker, web designer, teacher and video marketing nerd. He founded Emmy award winning video training company xTrain.com that created training videos for companies like Adobe, Corel, Wiley and Safari Books Online. Jeremy is the author of “Exploring Web Design”. Jeremy’s latest venture is the Video Marketing Guild an association dedicated to video marketing education.
Jeremy’s website is VidPow.com
A.J. Wood – Adobe Expert is a Solutions Consultant for Adobe where he engages enterprise customers on the benefits of Adobe software. As the President of Media Cats he was ranked the #1 Adobe Instructor WORLDWIDE more than once. He is best known for his educational YouTube series, “I Create Content.” Call him a creative generalist or digital artisan, A.J. talked so much about Adobe products, they had no choice but to hire him and put his big mouth to use.
Dennis Yu – Facebook Expert is the Chief Architect / CTO of BlitzMetrics. He is an internationally recognized lecturer in Facebook marketing, having been featured in The Wall Street Journal, New York Times, LA Times, National Public Radio, TechCrunch, Fox News, and CBS Evening News. He is also an author at InsideFacebook and AllFacebook.
Dennis has held leadership positions at Yahoo! and American Airlines. He studied Finance and Economics from Southern Methodist University and London School of Economics. Besides being a Facebook data and ad geek, you can find him eating chicken wings or playing Ultimate Frisbee in a city near you.
You can contact him on Facebook.