Simone Smith
Digital Identity Researcher

Simone Smith is an internet scholar working on an online resource designed to help people make an income from their hobbies using online tools.

Previously, Simone coordinated one of the largest content creation communities in the world as Director of Marketing at HubPages (which reached its peak as the 45th highest-trafficked site in the US during her tenure). She has been flown across the US to lead seminars in online content creation and was invited to speak on the death of blogging this year at SXSW Interactive. Simone received an undergraduate degree in Business Administration from George Washington University School of Business, where she graduated valedictorian.