|Social Media Week Chicago 2013|
Register for the BTB Black Travel Bloggers Social Media Week Chicago Event:
Turn It Up! How do you turn the excitement of tourism into social media?
The Travel and Tourism Industry is challenged with new methods of influencing the traveler. BTB Travel Bloggers will discuss social media effectiveness in reaching travelers. Travel Journalists
possess the immediate ability to engage travelers. Panel will focus on images/photography, storytelling and social media as they relate to travel blogging.
+Aminah Hanan , Blogging While Brown
Twitter @Aminah Hanan
Aminah Hanan was born, raised, and continues to make her home on the Southside of Chicago. The consummate multi-tasker Aminah is a bibliophile, blogger, health care professional, mixed media artist, social media consultant, and writer.
Aminah dreams of one day retiring to the South of France, but first she must become fluent in French.
An aspiring new and social media maven, Aminah is a steadfast advocate for people powered media.
+Rosalind Cummings-Yeates , Writer/ Blogger will focus on storytelling
Freelance journalist and blogger specializing in travel and arts topics. I write features and reviews for print and online publications. I also host travel shows and documentaries as well as teach college journalism and philosophy courses.
+Janice Temple , Flight Attendant Travel Blogger will focus on Social Media
SkyChi is my alter ego when I fly. SkyChi is an international traveler who is a linguist. Skychi has lived in France, Belgium, Venezuela, Argentina, and Turkey. SkyChi speaks French, Spanish, and some Turkish. Skychi has the unique ability to communicate and understand people of other cultures.
More Panelist to come so check the blog for updates.