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Internet Summit

September 17, 2009 07:31 ET

Internet Summit 2009 Attracts Top Internet Executives and Brands

RALEIGH, NC--(Marketwire - September 17, 2009) - Internet Summit 2009, the first conference held in the Southeast region dedicated to solely covering Internet-related issues, announced its prominent list of more than 75 expert speakers and thought leaders. These participants are pivotal contributors at top internet brands such as Google, Twitter, ESPN, Pandora, Digg, Microsoft, comScore, Technorati, Expedia and AOL.

Featured speakers include:

--  Richard Jalichandra, CEO, Technorati
--  Joe Kennedy, President and CEO, Pandora
--  John Kosner, Senior Vice President, ESPN Digital Media
--  Douglas Lebda, Founder and CEO, LendingTree
--  Kevin Weil, Analytics, Twitter
--  Rick Klau, Product Manager, Blogger/Goggle
--  Roy Sekoff, Founding Editor, Huffington Post
--  Gian Fulgoni, Executive Chairman & Co-Founder, comScore
--  Doug Miller, Vice President of Media Solutions, Expedia
--  Michael Marque, Executive Vice President of Strategy, CBS Interactive
--  Seth Sternberg, CEO & Co-Founder, Meebo
--  Ryan Allis, CEO, iContact
--  Tim Schigel, CEO, ShareThis
--  Matt Van Horn, Business Development Manager, Digg
--  Eric Bosco, Senior Vice President, Platform A (AOL)
--  Gary Milner, Global Marketing Director, Lenovo
    

For the expanded list of speakers, please visit www.internetsummit.com/speakers.html.

The second annual Internet Summit, which will be held November 4-5, will showcase forward thinking and thought leadership on topics related to the Internet economy and Web-oriented technologies such as social media, real-time, cloud, online advertising, search, blogs, mobile, e-commerce, usability, video, design and other best practices. The conference will include exclusive networking opportunities with more than 1200 entrepreneurs, senior marketers, investors and internet executives from across the country.

Adding value to the prominent speaker lineup and business development opportunities, the Internet Summit will feature an Internet-centric Demo Showcase of companies from across the country. Internet Summit Demo Showcase companies are emerging high-growth firms that best represent the future of the Web.

Additional details on exhibition, sponsorship and registration can be found at www.internetsummit.com.

About Internet Summit 2009

Innovation, intelligence, forward thinking and leadership converge in Raleigh, North Carolina on November 4-5, 2009 for the second annual Internet Summit. The goal of the Internet Summit is to promote thought leadership on topics related to Internet technologies and best practices. Conference attendees will network and learn from more than 75 industry leaders and innovators on the future of the industry, how to capitalize on the shifting dynamics of the Internet and how to tap into its unlimited business potential. www.internetsummit.com