Lisa Stone

Lisa Stone is co-Founder and President, Operations and Evangelism
The originator of BlogHer, award-winning journalist and blogger Lisa Stone has launched successful blog networks and interactive programming for many national brands, including Hearst and Rodale magazines, E! Television/Online, HBO's Sex and the City, Knight Ridder Digital, American Lawyer Media and Glam Media. While executive producer and Editor in Chief/VP, Programming for, Lisa launched an 18-channel network and helped grow it to a Top 30 site. overseeing all original content programming and newsletters, including a team of 25 and an annual budget of $3M. Her team's best-known work included Bachelors of Silicon Valley, The | Bloomberg Index, R U A 10? and Majority 2000, an election initiative with Good Housekeeping and Gallup. Lisa has written for The New York Times. the Los Angeles Times, The Oakland Tribune, Publisher's Weekly and Frommer's, among other publications. She is the first internet journalist awarded a Nieman Fellowship by Harvard University. Lisa's personal blog, Surfette, began as an extension of her 2004 convention blog for the Los Angeles Times.