Atlantic Bloggers Conference

August 27, 2015 10:52 ET

First Annual Atlantic Bloggers Conference to Be Held in Halifax This Fall

Featuring Keynote Speaker Vicki Murphy, Award Winning Blogger and Author

HALIFAX, NOVA SCOTIA--(Marketwired - Aug. 27, 2015) - The first annual BlogJam Atlantic will take place in Halifax, Nova Scotia on October 4, 2015 at the beautiful Halifax Marriott Harbourfront Hotel. Award winning blogger and author Vicki Murphy will be presenting the keynote speech.

BlogJam Atlantic is a volunteer driven, no cost event dependant on sponsorship support. The first of its kind in the region, it will provide opportunities for people across Atlantic Canada, including new and veteran bloggers, and anyone with an interest in learning more about the skill, to connect and share ideas.

The keynote presenter will be Vicki Murphy of Newfoundland who is the author of the book MotherFumber and creator of the award winning blog, MotherFumbler.ca (previously known as MotherBlogger). She placed first in the Canadian Weblog Awards in 2014 in both the Humour and Life categories and her work can be found at cbc.ca, Huffington Post, and St John's alternative newspaper, The Overcast.

"I'm supah pumped to be speaking at the first ever BlogJam in Halifax. Like any proper mommy blogger, I'm going to wear high-waisted jeans and a sweater set."

The deadline for presenters to submit proposals is September 4, 2015; and participant registration in ongoing. More information, including sponsorship opportunities, can be found at www.blogjamatlantic.ca.

To arrange an interview with a member of the BlogJam Team and/or Vicki Murphy, please contact Renée at 902 818 7281. If you are interested in sponsoring and or volunteering at or financially supporting BlogJam, please contact Christine at 902 237 2747 or email BlogJam2015@gmail.com.

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