Nan Shastry is the past CEO of Brainy Betty, Inc., a free graphics and business resource site, and Intellipodcast, Inc., a private social networking and new media generation software platform in beta. She is also an award-winning author, speaker, and social marketing and new media expert.
Graduated Cum Laude Minors in Economics, English, Sociology Marshall Women’s Scholar award recipient James Bruce Memorial Scholarship recipient 1st place writing award: College of Liberal Arts - Creative Writing 1993 2nd place writing award: College of Liberal Arts - Creative Writing 1994 2007: Prentice Hall Publishing: Author of "Podcasting for Trainers" 1999: Macmillan Books: Sam’s Publishing Division – Technical Editor, Contributing Editor for Teach Yourself Microsoft Publisher 98; Author, Ned Snell 1995 – 1996: Ashland Daily Independent: Political Columnist 1992 – 1993: Associate Editor, Contributing Writer: Onward magazine, Dayton, Ohio 2003 Speaker: ISPI (International Society for Performance Improvement), Conference, Boston, MA – Sponsored by Qarbon, Inc. July 2002: Recipient of the Kentucky Foundation for Women Grant ($4,500) Specialties Adobe Breeze, Captivate, ExpressionWeb, PowerPoint, Mind Jet Mind Manager, Audacity, RSS, blogging, speaking, training, custom e-learning development, SEO, SEM, analytics for web, social marketing, viral marketing, consulting - internet based video and audio marketing, community based marketing/ audience growth. Apps I have experience with: (!) LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter, Orkut, Blogger, Textbroker, iTunes podcasting, vodcasting, Google AdSense, Adwords, Google Trends, Google Voice, Digg