Josh Murdock, aka Professor Josh, is an educator, instructional designer, tech nerd, gadget lover, surfer, foodie, photographer, sketch artist, and all around geek. He blogs about everything from iPhone app for educators to Orlando’s growing tech scene.
A professor at Valencia College and an instructional designer helping build online courses, train faculty on technology, and solve the Blackboard problems of the world. He’s an Associate Faculty teaching Educational Technology, Social Networking for Job Search and New Student Experience. Professor Josh has taught online, hybrid, and face-to-face for the past ten years and worked in higher education for over sixteen years.
A sought-after speaker, Professor Josh has presented at numerous national conferences on assisted technology, social media in education, millennial generation, web 2.0 technology, gadgets, social networking, blogging, wearable technology, online courses, and various other topics.
Christie Cronan blogs at SavingSaidSimply.com, an Asian Mommy Blog, where she writes about family, food, crafts, and more. A full-time blogger, Christie gladly shares her best practices on working with sponsors with us. Connect with Christie at @SavinSaidSimply.
Ben & Bess
Blog Talk TV co-hosts Ben Reed and Bess Auer bring their combined experiences with blogging and social media to a monthly talk show where they shine the light on bloggers.
The Internet is a powerful storytelling mechanism, and Carolyn’s job is to help you figure out how best to tell yours.
As a digital storyteller, Carolyn focuses on content and effective communication strategies for all of CT Social’s website, social media, and search optimization clients. She has created written and visual content for more than a dozen Orlando businesses, including attorneys, medical practices, insurance agencies, other marketing companies, nonprofits, and more.
Carolyn is an experienced writer and blogger who has contributed to a long and growing list of online publications, including the International Association of Business Communicators, the Orlando Business Journal, Central Florida Top 5, HostDime, Google Plus Daily, and more.
Greg has loved all things technology since he was a juvenile time traveler. As he moved forward through time, the passion grew, so turning it into a profession was an easy choice.
As CT Social’s marketing technologist, Greg enjoys pushing buttons for a living. He puts his extensive programming expertise, creativity, and strategic mind to work each day, helping CT Social’s clients achieve incredible dreams through web marketing projects. On any given day, you can find Greg coding custom website features, masterminding smart SEO and social strategies, and chasing Hartley around the office.
Ben began his blogging journey in 2009 with a travel blog that quickly sent him off to Thailand as part of a Social Media Travel Competition. His current focus is on hosting his podcast, Orlando Water Hole – an internet talk show featuring some of Central Florida’s most notable contributors. By day, he works as an Engagement Manager with a consulting company in Orlando. His favorite social media platform: Instagram.
Emmy nominated executive producer by day, blogger by night. What are some ways to describe Katy? Passionate about helping bloggers meet their goals. Mom. AFAA/PiYo Strength-certified. Dancing queen. Powered by plants. #FitFluential. She’s all that and more! A highly sought after social media and blogging consultant, Katy love shsaring her experiences and gained knowledge with others.
Bess is a recognized leader in the blogging and social media industry as the creator of the Florida Blogger & Social Media Conference. Her first blog, the Central Florida Top 5, was awarded “Best Neighborhood Blog” by the Orlando Sentinel in 2009. She was then recruited to help create three different social media campaigns for General Motors and their “Girls on the Go” campaign. Bess now works full-time for Gotta Get Blogging and blogs on her second website, Florida Swim Network.