Stephanie Booth

Lausanne, Switzerland

Has studied Indian religions and coded a couple of WordPress plugins. Earns a living speaking, training, consulting, editing blogs, and exploring the field of Blogger Relations. She also manages Switzerland's first coworking space, eclau.

Will blog till her fingers fall off and kick your ass at judo.

A few milestones:

99-00: lived in Pune, India

2000: started blogging at Climb to the Stars

2003: created the first directory of Swiss blogs

2003: Blog d'Or for "best Swiss blog"

2004: birth of Bloggy Friday, formalizing blogger meetups initiated a few years before

2006: discovered Twitter, Facebook, and went freelance

2008: organized Going Solo, an international conference for digital freelancers

2008: founded the first coworking space in Switzerland, eclau

2008: started managing blogger relations for LeWeb conference, Paris

2009: founding editor of the ebookers travel blog

2010: founding director of first regional course on social media and online communities (SAWI, Lausanne)

2012: blogger relations with Orange Communications CH

2014: founding editor of the Phonak Open Ears blog