Aliza Sherman is a Web pioneer, digital strategist and commentator specializing in exploring how tech affects how we work and live. She is a dynamic motivational speaker who is frequently invited to present around the world about Internet, social media, and mobile marketing, as well as tech and business issues specific to women. She also writes about these issues for national publications and websites including Entrepreneur, Mashable, and Pink.
In 1995, Newsweek named her one of the “Top People Who Matter Most on the Internet” after she founded the first woman-owned, full-service Internet company, Cybergrrl, Inc. and the first global Internet networking organization for women, Webgrrls International. In 2009, Fast Company named her one of the Most Powerful Women in Technology.
In 2011, her company Mediaegg launched an iOS app called “Girls Can Be Anything Paperdolls” to provide age-appropriate, family-friendly games for young children who are already smartphone savvy. She continues to consult corporations and nonprofit organizations about social and mobile applications and engagement.
Aliza’s books include The Everything Blogging Book, Streetwise Ecommerce, PowerTools for Women in Business, The Complete Idiot’s Guide to Crowdsourcing, and Mom, Incorporated. Her next book will be on Social Media and Mobile Engagement.
Industry Expertise (3)
Media - Online
Areas of Expertise (3)
- founder of Cybergrrl, Inc. and Webgrrls International
Event Appearances (5)
Pinning Our Lives: What We Can Learn from Pinterest and Other Social Networks
SheCon12 Kenote Orlando
Social Media Meets Publishing
Frankfurt Book Fair Frankfurt, Germany
Finding Our Voices: Tips for Women About Speaking
TypeA Parent Conference Charlotte, NC
Social Mobile Tools and Tactics
Wine Sisterhood Gathering Napa, CA
Crowdsourcing for Good
TedX Yekaterinburg, Russia
Sample Talks (1)
Smart Ways to Use Future Tech, Mobile and Social
You’ve heard the new buzzwords – Location-based networks, QR Codes, Augmented Reality, M-marketing and more. Here’s a crash course in what’s on the horizon for the next few years and how it impacts your blog, your work and your life.
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- Author Appearance
- Corporate Training