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Megan Casey
Works at Squidoo.com!
Attended Vassar College
Lives in San Jose, CA
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Cofounder & Editor in Chief, Squidoo LLC | Consultant & strategist for media companies | Speaker
Employment
  • Squidoo.com!
    Editor in Chief & cofounder, 2005 - present
  • Penguin Books USA
    Acquiring Business Editor, 2002 - 2005
  • Random House
  • Condé Nast Publications
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San Jose, CA
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San Diego, CA - NYC, Florence Italy, Austin TX, San Diego CA, Redwood City CA, Poughkeepsie NY
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Cofounder, Squidoo.com
Introduction
Cofounder of Squidoo.com. Wants a flux capacitor.

Oh, you want more?

Megan is cofounder and the Editor in Chief of Squidoo.com, one of the Top 100 sites in the world (according to Quantcast, for those who track these things). She started the popular publishing platform in 2005 with Seth Godin, Corey Brown and Gil Hildebrand. 

Before starting Squidoo, Megan was an acquiring editor in business book publishing. That's a lot like being a VC for funding and developing ideas into books. She learned a lot about storytelling, packaging, marketing and sales over her years in book publishing. 

Megan also consults for web companies looking for new user acquisition and community growth, often layering game mechanics in to their strategies.  

In her free time she is working on a new dog profile project. If you have a dog you're madly in love with, you should email Megan and say hi. Maybe you can join the project. 
Education
  • Vassar College
  • Lorenzo Di Medici School of Art
  • Harvard University
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November 11
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Megan Ahern, Chief, Hey You
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