Press Releases

New Media Expo Keynote To Be Debut Episode of Web Series Inventing the Future

(12/19/12) – LAS VEGAS – New Media event producer BlogWorld announced today that Inventing the Future, the new program from media visionary Robert Tercek, will be a highlighted keynote session of its 2013 New Media Expo and BusinessNext Social in Las Vegas on January 8, 2013.  The debut episode of the show will be filmed live on stage, marking the first time in history that a closing keynote has been a live television show.


BlogWorld’s NMX and BusinessNext Social Sets Impressive Lineup of Over 170 Speakers; Set To Break Attendance Records

(12/06/12) – LAS VEGAS – BlogWorld announced today a lineup of over 170 business and new media leaders speaking at 2013′s New Media Expo (NMX), the first and only industry-wide tradeshow, conference and media event for content creators; and BusinessNext Social, the world’s premier conference for social business, marketing and IT executives.  Featured speakers include venture capitalists Cameron & Tyler Winkelvoss and Alltop.com Founder Guy Kawasaki , who join previously announced keynoter Ultimate Fighting Championship President Dana White.


Only 20% of Fortune 100 CMOs are Social: BusinessNext Social Study Finds

(11/29/12) – BusinessNext Social, the world’s premier social business conference, today announced the results of a study showing that only one in five CMOs on the Fortune 100 list are active participants in public social networks[i].  The members of the list –  compiled in the BusinessNext Social Top 20 Most Social CMOs in the Fortune 100 – have social credentials demonstrating that they understand what it takes to grow and influence their own networks by using new strategies, cutting-edge social media and mobile technologies and compelling content marketing to build highly adaptive, high performance social businesses.


BusinessNext Conference Brings Heavy Hitters in Social Media, Including Ultimate Fighting Championship President, Dana White

(10/24/12) – BusinessNext Social continues to add heavy-hitting business icons to the roster for its annual conference, coming to the Rio Convention Center in Las Vegas, January 6-8, during CES week. Dana White, President of the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) will be headlining day two of BusinessNext Social, in a joint keynote with New Media Expo.


New Media Expo Taps New Conference Director

(09/26/12) – Mark Fidelman has joined New Media Expo (NMX), formerly BlogWorld & New Media Expo, as Conference Director of the company’s new business event, BusinessNext Social. BlogWorld & New Media Expo previously hosted and produced the world’s largest social media business conference since 2007, Social Media Business Summit, and now BusinessNext Social will supplant that at the upcoming NMX in January. This bi-annual, three-day event is colocated exclusively at NMX and geared toward small to large businesses learning how to leverage social media communication, technology and marketing, mobile marketing solutions, and social analytics to grow their businesses and brands online—as well as how to become an online-savvy social enterprise.


BlogWorld NYC Concludes With Record-Breaking Attendance, Multiple New Product Launches And Announcement Of Name Change To “New Media Expo”

(06/23/12) – BlogWorld & New Media Expo, the world’s largest new media conference and tradeshow, concluded its second annual Eastern U.S. event, and sixth overall, with resounding success. BlogWorld, which co-located with Book Expo America at the Jacob Javits Center June 5-7, broke its previous East Coast event attendance record, hosting more than 1,800 attendees, in addition to thousands of Book Expo registrants and over 375 online attendees via the BlogWorld Virtual Ticket.


BlogWorld Announces Name Change To New Media Expo (NMX)

(06/07/12) — During its keynote session on June 6th, BlogWorld, the world’s largest new media conference and tradeshow, announced it is changing the name of its event to New Media Expo (NMX). This name better represents the entire industry and community and is inclusive of all online content creators. The official Twitter hashtag of New Media Expo is #NMX.


BlogWorld Exhibitors Launch Cutting-Edge New Media Products, Platforms And Internet Technology And Reveal Exclusive Study Results At The World’s Largest New Media Event

(06/07/12) — Dozens of exhibitors at the world’s largest new media conference and tradeshow, BlogWorld & New Media Expo, launched cutting edge products, platforms and Internet technology. Several exhibitors also released exclusive study results providing insights into the new media industry.


The International Academy Of Web Television Presents An Extensive Web TV Track At BlogWorld & New Media Expo, June 5-7 At The Jacob Javits Center

(06/05/12) — BlogWorld & New Media Expo has partnered with the International Academy of Web Television (IAWTV) to present a cutting edge Web TV conference track this June 5-7 at the Jacob Javits Convention Center. Web TV is one of the newest arenas within the new media and content creation landscape and BlogWorld has dedicated 24 sessions to this rapidly growing industry that focus on topics from web series development to production to marketing.


BlogWorld 2012 Rocks New York With A Dynamic Line Up Of Keynote Speakers

(05/24/12) — The largest new media event in the world, BlogWorld & New Media Expo, is taking New York City by storm this June 5-7 at the Jacob Javits Center, with an amazing line up of keynote speakers. Top bloggers, entertainers and executives converge upon New York City to inform and entertain audiences about the future of online content, community and commerce.


BlogWorld New York Announces Line-Up of Exhibitors for June 5-7 Conference and Tradeshow

(05/23/12) — The countdown to the world’s largest social media event is on. This June 5-7, New York City welcomes back BlogWorld & New Media Expo to the Javits Center. For the second year in a row, BlogWorld will be co-located with Book Expo America, North America’s largest annual book industry convention.


BlogWorld & New Media Expo Announces Purchase of TBEX, the World’s Largest Travel Blogger Event

(03/05/2012) – The world’s largest new media conference and tradeshow, BlogWorld & New Media Expo, today announced its acquisition of TBEX, (Travel Blog Exchange), the world’s largest travel blogging conference. TBEX ’12 presented by BlogWorld will take place at the Keystone Resort & Convention Center in Keystone, Colorado, June 15-17. TBEX is an interactive event where travel bloggers can meet each other, learn more about the art of travel writing, blogging as a business, cross connect on other platforms, and locate new audiences and vendors for their blogs…


BlogWorld & New Media Expo’s Debut in New York City and Los Angeles Breaks All Previous Attendance Records

(12/14/2011) — BlogWorld & New Media Expo, the world’s largest social media event, expanded to two shows in 2011, hosting more than 4,750 attendees and 335,000 online viewers across both events and breaking its previous attendance records. The expansion included BlogWorld West hosted last month in Los Angeles,November 3-5, and BlogWorld East in New York City held earlier in the year, May 24-26. In addition to the 3,250 attendees at BlogWorld Los Angeles, more than 200,000 people watched the live stream of the keynote sessions and an additional 700 attendees selected the virtual ticket option (remote access to the recorded conference)…


Aisha Tyler and Rick Fox Join Today’s BlogWorld L.A. Keynote Talk Show with Jace Hall, iJustine and Tim Street

(11/05/2011) – Los Angeles Convention Center West Hall – Aisha Tyler, actress, director and host of the hit podcast Girl On Guy, and Rick Fox, three-time NBA champion, actor and producer of the Web TV series Off Season – The Lex Morrison Story, joins BlogWorld & New Media Expo’s star-studded closing presentation New Media LIVE!This entertainment-focused talk show panel is hosted by Jace Hall, president and founder of HDFILMS, with guests iJustine and Tim Street. Comic relief to start the show will come from stand-up comedian, Jordan Cooper…


BlogWorld & New Media Expo Announces 2011 Keynotes Including World-Class Journalists, Social Media Moguls, Fortune 100 Executives And Hollywood Web Video Leaders

(10/31/2011) — BlogWorld & New Media Expo, the world’s largest new media and social media event, has announced an all-star line up of keynote speakers that include new media moguls, world-class journalists, Fortune 100 executives and Hollywood’s web video leaders. BlogWorld makes its Los Angeles debut at the Los Angeles Convention Center, November 3-5…


BlogWorld Tackles Social Health: Improving Healthcare One Blog Post at a Time

(10/28/2011) — Social media is having a dramatic impact on the way people are obtaining information and making healthcare decisions. On Nov. 3-5, the Social Health Track at BlogWorld & New Media Expo in Los Angeles, will bring together e-patient advocates, physicians, nurses, providers, caregivers and manufacturers to share insights on how digital approaches and social networking can be better used by patients and professionals to improve healthcare…


Technorati CEO Unveils Annual ‘State of the Blogosphere and New Media Study’ Exclusively at BlogWorld Los Angeles

(10/26/2011) — Technorati Media CEO, Shani Higgins, will unveil the findings of Technorati’s annual “State of the Blogosphere and New Media” study, live and exclusively at BlogWorld & New Media Expo at the Los Angeles Convention Center. The Blogosphere’s most anticipated industry study will be shared in front of the largest gathering of bloggers and new media content creators in the world…


Major Music Label Executives Announce the Official End of the Music Business at BlogWorld Los Angeles, Nov. 3-5

(10/20/2011) — It’s the end of the music business, as we know it, according to top industry executives speaking at the world’s largest social media event, BlogWorld & New Media Expo, at the Los Angeles Convention Center, Nov. 3-5…


Ford’s Jim Farley to Deliver Keynote at 2011 BlogWorld & New Media Expo

(10/17/2011) — Ford Motor Company (NYSE: F) confirmed today that Jim Farley, Ford group vice president for global marketing, sales and service, will deliver a keynote address at this year’s BlogWorld & New Media Expo (www.blogworldexpo.com) in Los Angeles, becoming the first auto industry CMO to address this event…


BlogWorld & New Media Expo Unveils New Features for Upcoming Mega Social Media Event in Los Angeles, November 3-5

(10/7/2011) — BlogWorld & New Media Expo, the world’s first, largest and only industry-wide social media event, is making its Los Angeles debut November 3-5 at the Los Angeles Convention Center. In addition to expanding to two shows this year, and moving its Western U.S. event from Las Vegas to Los Angeles, BlogWorld has unveiled several new event features…


CEOs of Federated Media, Social Media Examiner and BlogHer to Lead Keynote Session at BlogWorld & New Media Expo in Los Angeles

(09/29/2011) — BlogWorld & New Media Expo, the world’s largest and only industry-wide social media event taking place at the Los Angeles Convention Center, Nov. 3-5, today announced a keynote session featuring CEOs from three of the most influential Internet publishers for advertisers, businesses and women including Federated Media Publishing, Social Media Examiner and BlogHer…


New York’s Inaugural BlogWorld & New Media Expo Creates First Industry-Wide East Coast Gathering of Bloggers, Podcasters and Social Media Users

(07/13/2011) — The New York debut of BlogWorld & New Media Expo, the world’s largest social media and blogging conference and tradeshow, brought East Coast bloggers, podcasters and social media users together as a complete industry for the first time. BlogWorld, which co-located with Book Expo America at the Jacob Javits Convention Center May 24-26, marked its first East Coast show by breaking expected attendance goals and hosting more than 1,500 attendees from all over the world. In addition, thousands of Book Expo America registrants also had access to the event…


BlogWorld & New Media Expo Scholarships Granted Through Latinos in Social Media (LATISM) Partnership

(05/26/2011) — BlogWorld & New Media Expo and Latinos In Social Media announced the recipients of 100 scholarships as the result of their new partnership in association with the BlogWorld Convention held May 24-26 at the Javits Convention Center in New York City…


BlogWorld Marks Its New York Debut With Dynamic Panels and Heavyweight Keynote Speakers

(05/20/2011) — Rick Calvert, Co-founder and CEO of BlogWorld, today announced the panels and keynote speakers who will cap off each day of BlogWorld & New Media Expo New York – the world’s largest and most comprehensive blogging, new media and social media conference – taking place at the Jacob Javits Convention Center May 24-26…


Top New York Area Bloggers, Social Media Experts Converge at BlogWorld & New Media Expo New York, May 24-26

(05/12/2011) — As BlogWorld & New Media Expo, the world’s largest and most comprehensive social media conference, prepares to make its New York debut May 24-26 at the Jacob Javits Center, the schedule is filling up with some of the most successful and influential new media personalities the Big Apple has to offer….


New York City Welcomes World’s Largest Social Media Conference

(02/17/2011) — BlogWorld & New Media Expo, the world’s largest social media business conference and new media industry tradeshow, will expand to two events in 2011, including a new East Coast event in New York City…


World’s Largest Social Media Conference Moves West Coast Show to Los Angeles, Releases 2011 Dates

(02/22/2011) — BlogWorld & New Media Expo, the world’s largest social media conference and new media industry tradeshow, will move its western U.S. event to the Los Angeles Convention Center this November 3 – 5. BlogWorld has been held in Las Vegas for the past five years…


New York City Welcomes World’s Largest Social Media Conference

(02/17/2011) — BlogWorld & New Media Expo, the world’s largest social media business conference and new media industry tradeshow, will expand to two events in 2011, including a new East Coast event in New York City…


Hollywood, Capitol Hill and the Music Industry Converge at the World’s Largest New Media Conference

(10/08/2010) — BlogWorld & New Media Expo, the first and only industry-wide new media conference and expo, announced today that Mark Penn, CEO Worldwide of Burson-Marsteller and CEO of Penn Schoen Berland, and Karen Hughes, Worldwide Vice Chairman of Burson-Marsteller, will feature a joint…


World’s Largest Social Media Conference to Include Exclusive Social Media Business Summit

(10/05/2010) — BlogWorld & New Media Expo, taking place October 14 -16 at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center in Las Vegas, announced this week that its industry leading conference will expand this year to include a Social Media Business Summit, an exclusive three-day track, presented by social…


BlogWorld & New Media Expo Announces Mark Penn and Karen Hughes as 2010 Featured Keynote Speakers

(09/30/2010) — BlogWorld & New Media Expo, the first and only industry-wide new media conference and expo, announced today that Mark Penn, CEO Worldwide of Burson-Marsteller and CEO of Penn Schoen Berland, and Karen Hughes, Worldwide Vice Chairman of Burson-Marsteller, will feature a joint…


BlogWorld & New Media Expo Announces 2010 Keynotes, Including Leading Social Media Experts & New Media Moguls

(09/29/2010) — BlogWorld & New Media Expo, the first and only industry-wide new media conference and expo, dedicated to the business of blogging, social media networking and online broadcasting has announced its full cadre of world-class new media leaders to be featured in keynote presentations…


BlogWorld, the World’s Largest New Media Event, Is Back – Bigger and Bolder; October 14-16 in Las Vegas

(09/16/2010) — BlogWorld & New Media Expo, the first and only industry-wide new media conference and expo, dedicated to the business of blogging, social media networking, online broadcasting and the digital media marketplace is back…. An industry leader in bringing together the most innovative…


BlogWorld & New Media Expo 2009 Exhibitor Profiles

(10/14/2009) LAS VEGAS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–BlogWorld & New Media Expo 2009 takes place Oct. 15 – 17, 2009 at the Las Vegas Convention Center in Las Vegas, NV. BlogWorld & New Media Expo 2009 breaking news.


BlogWorld & New Media Expo 2009 Announces Ford Motor Company as a Silver Sponsor

(10/14/2009) LAS VEGAS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–BlogWorld & New Media Expo today announced that Ford Motor Company will be a silver sponsor at the 2009 conference in Las Vegas, which runs October 15 to October 17.


2009 BlogWorld New Media Expo to Explore Social Media’s Role in the Future of News

(10/01/2009) LAS VEGAS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Organizers of the 2009 BlogWorld & New Media Expo, which will gather the leading voices of social media in Las Vegas from October 15 to 17, announced today a panel to


Social Media for Executives To Present Strategic Overview of Social Media for Senior Managers

(09/21/2009) LAS VEGAS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Senior executives looking to gain an understanding of social media from a strategic level should attend Social Media for Executives, presented by Filtrbox, Oct. 14 in Las Vegas.


BlogWorld & New Media Expo Brings Heavy-Hitting Social Media Experts to the Keynote Stage

(09/17/2009) LAS VEGAS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–BlogWorld & New Media Expo, the first and only industry-wide trade show, conference and media event dedicated to the dynamic business of blogging and new media, today.


2009 BlogWorld & New Media Expo at Las Vegas Convention Center October 15-17

(06/15/2009) LAS VEGAS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The 2009 BlogWorld & New Media Expo, the first and only industry-wide trade show, conference and media event dedicated to the dynamic business of blogging and new media.


Sony Helps Sponsor Educational Series at BlogWorld & New Media Expo

(PRWeb Sep 16, 2008) Sony loans equipment to record educational seminars; ensures knowledge and insight shared at the largest blogging conference in the world is saved for all.


BlogWorld Expo Conference Returns with Dedicated Sports Blogging Track

(PRWeb Sep 15, 2008) Latest track includes some of the most well-known personalities from Yardbarker, GridIron Gab and others throughout the sports blogosphere.


BlogWorld & New Media Expo Announces Blockbuster Keynote Schedule

(PRWeb Sep 10, 2008) Timothy Ferriss, Richard Jalichandra, Gary Vaynerchuck and Steve Rubel among strong roster of thought leaders and new media visionaries.


BlogWorld & New Media Expo Assembles Superstar Line-Up Of More Than 150 Speakers

(PRWeb Sep 10, 2008) Largest blogging conference in the world brings together new media mavericks and experts to inform, share experiences and inspire.


Second Annual BlogWorld & New Media Expo Helps Businesses Learn the Best Ways to Implement Blogs and Social Media Strategies.

(PRWeb Aug 25, 2008) Exclusive pre-show event on Sept 19th focuses on corporate blogging, the use of new media in business environments and will feature Fortune 500 senior executives.


Technorati CEO Richard Jalichandra Gives State of the Blogosphere at BlogWorld & New Media Expo

(PRWeb Aug 13, 2008) Attendees will learn about key market drivers and industry changing trends in the in the blog industry.


Blogworld Expo to Host Exclusive Sneak Preview of the Critically Acclaimed Feature Film The Kite Runner


Film critic and nationally syndicated radio personality Michael Medved to conduct Q&A with the film’s star.

Las Vegas ( PRWEB ) November 2, 2007 — On Wednesday, November 7, following the Executive and Entrepreneur Conference, the BlogWorld & New Media Expo will host a private preview of The Kite Runner , the film adaptation of author Khaled Hosseini’s acclaimed best-seller, for all registered show attendees and register show press. Immediately following this exclusive screening, The Kite Runner’s lead actor, Khalid Abdalla (United 93), will conduct a Q&A with film critic and nationally syndicated radio personality Michael Medved. Michael considers The Kite Runner “one of the year’s best films. Beautifully crafted, wildly ambitious and altogether unforgettable.”


BlogWorld Expo to Throw World’s Largest Pajama Party at the Hard Rock in Vegas

Celebrate with the rock stars of the blogosphere in your favorite PJ’s.

Las Vegas, NV — If the world’s largest blogging conference and trade show wasn’t already enough, the producers of the first annual BlogWorld & New Media Expo are throwing the “World’s Largest Pajama Party” – a fitting theme for the inaugural event.

The humor won’t be lost on those recalling the numerous snarky comments by mainstream journalists including a prominent former CBS executive who said back in 2004 during an interview on a rival network “…You couldn’t have a starker contrast between the multiple layers of checks and balances (at 60 Minutes) and a guy sitting in his living room in his pajamas writing.”


Mark Cuban Headlines First Blogworld Expo Conference In Vegas, Nov. 7-9

Prominent Keynote Speakers Include Technorati CEO Richard Jalichandra, b5 Media’s Jeremy Wright and Jim Lanzone Sr. VP and GM of ASK.com.

Las Vegas October 30, 2007 — Mark Cuban, owner of the Dallas Mavericks, billionaire entrepreneur, founder of HD.net, recent contestant on ABC’s Dancing with the Stars, and author of the popular Blog Maverick blog, will headline a star-studded cast of speakers at the first-ever BlogWorld and New Media Expo, Wednesday – Friday, Nov. 7 -9, at the Las Vegas Convention Center.


Blogosphere’s Brightest Stars to Offer Expert Advice to Bloggers, Entrepreneurs, ADV, PR Communities at First Blogworld & New Media Expo

Headliners include political bloggers Hugh Hewitt; business commentarians Shel Israel; tech gurus Om Malik, Mike Arrington.

(Las Vegas, NV PRWEB) September 10, 2007 — Journalists, social media pioneers, marketing experts and entrepreneurs will share their experience and advice about building audience, monetizing content, journalistic ethics, engaging communities and conversational marketing at BlogWorld & New Media Expo, the first-ever industry-wide blogging conference and trade show. Scheduled for November 7 – 9, 2007 at the Las Vegas Convention Center, the conference will feature more than 60 sessions on blogging, podcasting, video blogging and other types of social media activities for new and experienced content creators, entrepreneurs and business executives.


First BlogWorld & New Media Expo to be World’s Largest Gathering of Bloggers

Las Vegas, NV (PRWEB ) August 20, 2007 — Thousands of bloggers, vloggers and podcasters are set to descend on Las Vegas for BlogWorld & New Media Expo , the world’s first, industry-wide blogging tradeshow. The inaugural event, to be held at the Las Vegas Convention Center Thursday – Friday, Nov. 8 – 9, 2007, with pre-show seminars Wednesday, Nov. 7, will bring together professional to citizen journalists, entertainment icons, industry pundits, and popular social communities, as well as internet radio and TV producers and podcasters in the most important assembly of future new media moguls.