Omar is the technology columnist for Austin's newspaper *******austin360**** and regular contributor to NPR. He's on top of the social networking, tv, and sci fi scenes. omarg on twitter
Sarah Vela is a panelist on the “Push My Follow” podcast, a show devoted to emerging topics in the social web space, she cohosts “Back off Man, I’m a Scientist,” a podcast about American culture, and she interviews folks on the video podcast, “Too Much Information”, on the subject of using social media for positive social change. orchid8 on twitter
Spring**** and ALS interview with CC Chapman who was one of the earliest podcasters He's a new media maven and digital dad living in the Metro-West Boston area who loves public speaking and working with people to understand this space. He's the Co-Founder and a Managing Partner of The Advance Guard. Formed in October 2007, The Advance Guard is a new media consultancy that creates radical marketing programs using emerging technology and community platforms.
Jason Cranford Teague with Brighteye Media out of Reston, VA is in to sci fi, online comics, space travel, and strategy for websites and internet ventures
Mae and Chris are with "Go Games" at *******gogame**** which puts on high tech urban community cell phone search and find games and "urban adventures"
Andrew Lih is interviewed by AustinLifestyles**** and Spring**** ( springnet ) about the wikipedia revolution. In fact his book is called the Wikipedia Revolution
Spring**** and AustinLifestyles**** interview Elliott Hurst of *******SuperNova**** which is an indie music concert promotions company. They produce about 250 concerts in clubs across North America.
Jeffrey Zeldman runs one of the top web design and development firms in the country and is behind the pre-eminent resource *******alistapart****
Darlene Cavalier is the "Science Cheerleader" and is a former Philadelphia 76ers cheerleader. Her site is *******sciencecheerleader****
Sarah Granger, has over twenty years of experience in high-tech, new media and online communications. Before founding PublicEdge (formerly FutureCampaigns), Sarah directed the launch of what Wired News and political analysts called the “first true weblog to be put up by a politician,” while directing Internet strategy for Senator Hart's 2004 U.S. presidential exploratory organization. During that endeavor, Sarah built the entire online organization including web, database, IT, security, email, content, blog and netroots teams, and she helped make the Gary Hart News Blog one of the most popular blogs in the world.
During this interview Guy Kawasaki called Patricia ("This is Guy") but she refused to put him on speaker.
Patricia Handschiegel is the West Coast Bureau Chief for Stylehive and founder of Stylehive sister site StyleDiary, covering fashion and entertainment. A former stylist and ghost writer for a national fashion television and print media journalist, an expert internet shopper, and style insider, Handshciegel is also a recognized entrepreneur in Silcon Valley. Her expertise has been sought out on such topics as social media, convergence, web 2.0 and online retail. A well-connected hipster living in Los Angeles, Patricia Handschiegel is an active member of the West Coast Fashion Scene, including designers, stylists, retailers and journalists, and is also sought after by the media as an expert on Internet shopping and fashion. *******www.stylehive****/person/lilmissbee
Andre Herasimchuk, CEO of Neue Software gives Austinlifestyles**** and Spring**** his elevator pitch on his digital production software tool suite
Aruni Gunasegaram started *******babblesoft**** and works at the Austin Technology Incubator in the old MCC Building on Mopac in Austin, TX ... on twitter she's aruni
Donald Mason talks to Kelly Cree about his love of photography and music at SXSW 2009
Eric Lehning is at SXSW to screen his film "Makeout with Violence" which is a semi-autobiographical, vampire and chick flick, among other things.
Erik Klimazk gives a mesmerizing demo of Microsoft Surface at SXSW 2009 for the AustinLifestyles / Spring**** video crew of Cody and Donny