SOURCE: Digital East

July 14, 2010 11:15 ET

Inaugural Digital East Set for October 18th in Washington, DC

Conference to Feature Dozens of Internet Thought Leaders Discussing the Present and Future of the Web

TYSONS CORNER, VA--(Marketwire - July 14, 2010) -  Digital East 2010 is set for October 18th just outside Washington, DC in Tysons Corner, Virginia.

Designed for Internet executives, senior marketers, entrepreneurs, IT and new media professionals, investors and web strategists, Digital East will cover trends and best practices in such Internet centric areas as social media, online advertising, email marketing, search, cloud computing, e-commerce, web analytics, internet entrepreneurship and more.

Highlights for Digital East 2010 include:

  • 50+ expert speakers discussing best practices and trends
  • Hours of networking opportunities between attendees, speakers and sponsors
  • Multi-track actionable discussions
  • Demo Showcase highlighting future Internet superstar firms

Early confirmed speakers include names such as:

  • John Kosner -- Senior Vice President, ESPN Digital Media
  • Robert Marshall -- Founder & CEO, WeatherBug
  • Gregory Dale -- COO, comScore
  • David Moldavsky -- Senior Director, Web, Rosetta Stone
  • Bryan Gernert -- CEO, Resonate Networks
  • Stephen DiMarco -- VP & CMO, Compete
  • Susie Murphy -- Circulation Manager, National Geographic Society
  • Mark Rostick -- Director, Intel Capital
  • Alycia Kampetis Bar-Av -- Director, Online Brand Marketing, Hilton Worldwide
  • Shashi Bellamkonda - Social Media Swami, Network Solutions
  • Don Rainey -- General Partner, Grotech Ventures 
  • Jordan Glogau -- Search Marketing Director, 
  • Edward Montes -- CEO, Havas Digital
  • Philip Bronner -- General Partner, Novak Biddle Venture Partners
  • Peter Corbett -- CEO, iStrategyLabs
  • John Carpenter -- Director of Marketing, LivingSocial
  • Mike Marshall -- Search Engine Academy
  • Joel Pulliam -- VP, Product & Marketing, Fishbowl

Digital East is presented by TechMedia, a leading technology media and events firm. Attendees can register and sign up for conference updates at 

About Digital East 2010
Internet executives, online marketers, web strategists, bloggers, entrepreneurs and new media professionals converge on the Washington, DC area October 18th for Digital East 2010. Conference attendees will network and learn from over 50 industry thought leader speakers about the future of the web, online marketing best practices and how to capitalize on the shifting dynamics of the internet. Topics range from social media, e-commerce, email marketing, search, web analytics, cloud computing, Internet public policy marketing and much more. For more information visit: