Atlanta Chapter Leaders

ATLANTA CHAPTER LEADERS


Ms. Willingham is the Owner and Chief Creative Officer of Lukeither Multimedia & Design and goes by “@AtlantaBizWomen” on twitter.

As an influencer, Willingham has caught the attention of LinkedIn who put her company in front of millions of LinkedIn professionals highlighting her as an innovative and leading professional in the industry.
She recently obtained a BBA (Marketing) at Strayer University. Personally, Willingham knows how to balance her time well as she enjoys taking classes on photography, entertaining, and blogging. However, her proudest accomplishment, she states, is being a proud mother of a beautiful 16-year old daughter.

"Congratulations for being an inspiration in doing what you do, your comment has been selected and posted in our blog, "Fighting The Recession: How 28 LinkedIn Professionals Take Charge" http://dld.bz/gZkD. This post has been circulated to over one million LinkedIn members this morning."

  • My favorite city: Pensacola, FL, Anna Maria Island, Florida,
  • My favorite food: PBJ sandwich
  • My favorite quote: "It takes 20 years to build a reputation and five minutes to ruin it. If you think about that, you’ll do things differently." - Warren Buffett
  • What is your favorite Fashion Fixer? False Lashes
  • What is your go to picker-upper? Dancing
  • What staple color is in your closet? Red, Tiffany Blue, Black and White.
  • What's your favorite book, movie, play? Book: Anna Karina, Movie: Imitation of Life, Play: The Color Purple
  • What's your travel essentials? A pair of tennis shoes (actually all my shoes), lip moisturizer, water, fruit, magazines or good book
  • What is your favorite meal? Burns Steakhouse Lobster Meal
  • Where would you go on your dream vacation? Rio De Janeiro, Brazil

    I am looking forward to connecting with each of you in the network.
    Lukeither Willingham ~DigitalQUEEN


Career Opportunities


INTERSHIPS PROGRAMS

BlogNobbers is accepting applications for Summer 2015 Internships. We are looking for reliable interns to contribute to the future development of the blogging network. 

Knowledge of content creation, photo shoots, administrative tasks, actively using social media and story sourcing are helpful, but a desire to learn is required. 
 
Must be motivated to go above and beyond required tasks. This position is remote so the candidate must be committed to a minimum of 3-5 hours per week.  Start date: June 16th, 2015.

Social Media Marketing Intern
  • Social media content scheduling using Hootsuite
  • Identifying interesting and / or trending news stories and topics to write about
  • Managing forum conversations with visitors
  • Event planning
  • Creating buzz and hosting Twitter parties
If interested, please send resume & cover letter to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Web Developer & Blogger Intern

    Update Website

    Activate Membership Blogs

    Content curator for BlogNobbers Blog

    Assist with Social Media

    Write, Edit and Proof  online articles


If interested, please send resume & cover letter to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


 Marketing & Communications Intern

    Create Newsletters, email campaigns, online promotions, video advertisements &   campaign

    Assist with Social Media

If interested, please send resume & cover letter to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


Business Sponsorship Coordinator & Liaison Intern

    Researches, plans and implements seminars and events

    Write Press Releases/ Sponsorship Letters

    Create Deadlines to execute PR Campaigns

    Create or update databases

If interested, please send resume & cover letter to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.">This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
     Must attend information session: phone conference TBD


Creative Marketing Intern (Graphic Designer)

    Create Monthly Flyers/Logos/Media Kit

    Manage all branded materials

    Assist with Web site look and feel

    Update site

If interested, please send resume & cover letter to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


 Member Liaison

    Membership drive,

    Handle Members question via phone or email

    Providing Help and Advice to members about how BlogNobbers works

If interested, please send resume & cover letter to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


All positions requires:

    Must be self-motivated, punctual and organized

    Must possess a friendly personality, positive and very enthusiastic

    Must commit a minimum of 6 weeks

    Must be available 3-5 hrs weekly (depending on position)
           Including a monthly phone conference


 Journalism Major

    Attention to detail

    Add value with solid articles (400-600 words)

    Solid ethics

    Work Independetly
   

If interested, please send resume & cover letter to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
 
Perks include:
•Gain experience in the blogosphere
•Building relationships and industry contacts
•Flexible hours and so much more

Note: All internships are non-paid but are full of exciting perks

Letters of Recommendations, future referrals, and/or college course credits may be available upon satisfactory completion of assigned tasks.

 

BLOGGING SEMINARS &

EVENTS GUIDE 2015

 

2015 Events

Tap into the top networks for bloggers to network, learn to blog and connect with brands.

 

Altitude Summit

  • ALT Events: The founders of Alt Summit come from a blogging family. Understanding that bloggers and creatives needed the connections a live event would offer, an idea was hatched. A live event to discuss what is new, what is working, what is not and what is next.

Blogalicious

  • About: Blogalicious's conferences provides resources, guidance and inspiration to create, build, and fund your blog. stay tuned!

Bloggy Boot Camp

  • About: Each conference will give you the skills you need to be a better blogger, the platform to connect with other women, and the courage to find your voice and follow your path.

Blogher

  • About:

BlogNobbers

  • About: network is a diverse group of women bloggers striving toward the same goal of building our businesses through our voices.

Camp Blogaway

  • About: workshops, activities, panels, breakouts and more on “all things blogging” held in the tranquil mountains of sunny Southern California.

NicheParent

Type-A Parent

  • Position: Type-A Parent Conference, in its fifth year,focuses on mom and dad bloggers. A great way to learn and connect with other parents and with major brands.

 

 

 

 

 

Meet Our Chapter Leaders

CHAPTER LEADERS

Lukeither Willingham- Atlanta Chapter launched 5/01/2014

Founder of BlogNobbers. Lukeither Willingham is a certified web developer, a self-taught social media and networking junkie, that happens to have a passion for assisting small businesses and entrepreneurs to leverage Internet marketing to raise awareness about their brands.

Ms. Willingham is the Owner and Chief Creative Officer of Lukeither Multimedia & Design and goes by “@AtlantaBizWomen” on twitter.

As an influencer, Willingham has caught the attention of LinkedIn who put her company in front of millions of LinkedIn professionals highlighting her as an innovative and leading professional in the industry. Personally, Willingham knows how to balance her time well as she enjoys taking classes on photography, entertaining, and blogging. However, her major accomplishment, she states, is being a proud, single mother of a beautiful 16-year old daughter. Currently pursing an BBA at Strayer University.

"Congratulations for being an inspiration in doing what you do, your comment has been selected and posted in our blog, "Fighting The Recession: How 28 LinkedIn Professionals Take Charge" http://dld.bz/gZkD. This post has been circulated to over one million LinkedIn members this morning."

  • My favorite city: Pensacola, FL, Anna Maria Island, Florida,
  • My favorite food: PBJ sandwich
  • My favorite quote: "It takes 20 years to build a reputation and five minutes to ruin it. If you think about that, you’ll do things differently." - Warren Buffett
  • What is your favorite Fashion Fixer? False Lashes
  • What is your go to picker-upper? Dancing
  • What staple color is in your closet? Red, Tiffany Blue, Black and White.
  • What's your favorite book, movie, play? Book: Anna Karina, Movie: Imitation of Life, Play: The Color Purple
  • What's your travel essentials? A pair of tennis shoes (actually all my shoes), lip moisturizer, water, fruit, magazines or good book
  • What is your favorite meal? Burns Steakhouse Lobster Meal
  • Where would you go on your dream vacation? Rio De Janeiro, Brazil

    I am looking forward to connecting with each of you in the network.
    Lukeither Willingham ~DigitalQUEEN



 

Valante Grant-Chicago Chapter launched 1/24/2015 

Valante Grant is the founder of The byDesign Network. A passionate writer, she authors 3 columns for Examiner.com; and contributes to various national publications. Valante's media and journalism expertise includes her LIFE! byDesign television broadcast and Breakthrough radio show. She uses her multimedia platform to bring exposure to individuals who are making a positive impact on society. Valante works as a mentor, with Chicago area school districts, organizations and churches. She facilitates workshops and seminars designed to share inspiration.

As the Blognobbers Chicago Chapter Leader and Lifestyle Blogger, Valante is committed to expanding Blognobbers' presence in the Midwest. In her personal time, She enjoys designing custom greeting cards, reading and spending time with family. Her inspiration is her daughter, Vanyce.

 

  • My favorite city: Chicago
  • My favorite food: Chocolate
  • My favorite quote: "Chance favors the prepared mind." - Louis Pasteur
  • What is your favorite Fashion Fixer? Earrings
  • What is your go to picker-upper? Music
  • What staple color is in your closet? Purple
  • What's your favorite book, movie, play? What Dreams May Come
  • What's your travel essentials? Blower dryer, comfy shoes, swim suit
  • What is your favorite meal? Tacos
  • Where would you go on your dream vacation? Venice, Italy

 

THE TEAM

 

Tiffany Prichard - Public Relations Manger
Kimberly Willingham -Social Media Strategist
Angelique Williams - Social Media Strategist
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Meet The Founder

FOUNDER

Lukeither Willingham- Atlanta Chapter launched 5/01/2014

Founder of the BlogNobbers Network (BNN). Lukeither Willingham is a certified web developer, a self-taught social media and networking junkie, that happens to have a passion for assisting small businesses and entrepreneurs to leverage Internet marketing to raise awareness about their brands.

Ms. Willingham is the Owner and Chief Creative Officer of Lukeither Multimedia & Design and goes by “@AtlantaBizWomen” on twitter.

As an influencer, Willingham has caught the attention of LinkedIn who put her company in front of millions of LinkedIn professionals highlighting her as an innovative and leading professional in the industry.
She recently obtained a BBA (Marketing) at Strayer University. Personally, Willingham knows how to balance her time well as she enjoys taking classes on photography, entertaining, and blogging. However, her proudest accomplishment, she states, is being a proud mother of a beautiful 16-year old daughter.

"Congratulations for being an inspiration in doing what you do, your comment has been selected and posted in our blog, "Fighting The Recession: How 28 LinkedIn Professionals Take Charge" http://dld.bz/gZkD. This post has been circulated to over one million LinkedIn members this morning."

  • My favorite city: Pensacola, FL, Anna Maria Island, Florida,
  • My favorite food: PBJ sandwich
  • My favorite quote: "It takes 20 years to build a reputation and five minutes to ruin it. If you think about that, you’ll do things differently." - Warren Buffett
  • What is your favorite Fashion Fixer? False Lashes
  • What is your go to picker-upper? Dancing
  • What staple color is in your closet? Red, Tiffany Blue, Black and White.
  • What's your favorite book, movie, play? Book: Anna Karina, Movie: Imitation of Life, Play: The Color Purple
  • What's your travel essentials? A pair of tennis shoes (actually all my shoes), lip moisturizer, water, fruit, magazines or good book
  • What is your favorite meal? Burns Steakhouse Lobster Meal
  • Where would you go on your dream vacation? Rio De Janeiro, Brazil

    I am looking forward to connecting with each of you in the network.
    Lukeither Willingham ~DigitalQUEEN

Mission Statement

The BlogNobbers Network (BNN) is the premier information source and community for bloggers and their audience. Our mission is to provide a supportive blogging community—that is innovative and fun—which expands the bloggers' voice and establishes lasting relationships.

 

About Us

BlogNobbers' is based in Atlanta, Georgia and is expanding into other major cites, (Chicago) Chapter is our first pilot program. Our international blog hosting community is where influential and fabulous bloggers with specialized talent and a strong passion can come to blog, hobnob and share information. Our network is a diverse group of women bloggers striving toward the same goal of building our businesses through our voices.

We aspire to share articles that reflect a Cosmopolitan Lifestyle that speak to sophisticated, cultured women with families, entrepreneurs, and moms who want to stay plugged-in.

BlogNobbers is dedicated to distributing crème de la crème information about; beauty, business advice, celebrity news and a little gossip (we are women), DIY projects, fashion trends, fitness/health, foodie/recipes, religion, relationships, travel and other fascinating topics to inspire our loyal readers.

BlogNobbers is a place where we hobnob: spend time with someone—such as an influential and fabulous bloggers—in a friendly way to connect with our ENTHUSIASTIC readers.

Launched May 1, 2014.

BlogNobbers is here for six reasons:

1.     Empower passionate and web savvy women to listen to their own voice.

2.     Help you remain relevant in today's' changing society by starting your personal or business blog online.

3.     Teach you writing tips, easy-to-use tools, and blogging skills in our workshops.

4.     Help you navigate your brand and grow your blog.

5.     Show you how to drive traffic to your brands blog/website.

6.     Help you get to the next level by spreading the word and networking.

BlogNobbers is for Everyone!