NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--SheKnows Media, a leading women’s media company that averages 60 million unique visitors per month (comScore) and reaches more than 300 million social media fans, today announced that tennis champion and entrepreneur Serena Williams will join the lunch keynote on June 23rd at #BlogHer17 in Orlando.
Williams will participate in an intimate, one-on-one conversation onstage at the women’s empowerment conference, where she will reveal her new philanthropic endeavor, her passion for giving back and making an impact, as well as how her life as one of the world’s most iconic athletes has evolved over her career. In addition to her off-court work, Williams is a strategic partner, investor and entrepreneur who has launched several businesses including the Serena Williams Signature Statement for HSN. Recently, she made headlines when she announced she had joined the board of directors at SurveyMonkey.
“I am honored to be a part of this event and look forward to sharing my journey with a powerful and supportive community that celebrates women raising their voices and standing up for what they believe in,” Williams said.
#BlogHer17 is taking place June 22-24 in Orlando. The conference series, produced by SheKnows Media, attracts more than 2,000 women bloggers, vloggers, writers, social media influencers, entrepreneurs, industry luminaries and brand executives each year.
Samantha Skey, President of SheKnows Media, said, “Serena is one of the most influential and inspirational voices of our time, pushing boundaries without apology – whether she’s dominating on the court, bringing much-needed change to the technology industry, or working to foster positive change around significant social issues. We could not be more excited to welcome Serena as a keynote of #BlogHer17.”
About SheKnows Media
SheKnows Media is a top women’s lifestyle digital media company that averages 60 million unique visitors per month (comScore) and reaches more than 300 million social media fans and followers. The company operates a family of leading media properties that include SheKnows.com, BlogHer.com, STYLECASTER.com and HelloFlo.com. SheKnows Media also organizes the conference #BlogHer17, a leading annual celebration of women online content creators, social media influencers and brand executives, taking place in Orlando, June 22-24, 2017. With a mission of women inspiring women, SheKnows Media is revolutionizing the publishing industry by forging a new kind of model that seamlessly integrates users, editors and content creators onto a single platform designed to empower all women to discover, share and create. Whether it’s parenting or pop culture, fashion or food, DIY or décor, our award-winning editorial team, Experts, bloggers and social media influencers produce authentic and on-trend content every day. We dig deep to learn what makes our audience tick, revealing unexpected insights on women and digital media. Our robust, end-to-end suite of premium branded content and influencer marketing solutions generate nearly 1 billion ad impressions per month (sources: DFP), allowing brands to distribute authentic content and integrated advertising at scale.
SheKnows Media is based in New York and Scottsdale, Ariz., with offices in Los Angeles and Chicago. We also operate internationally in Canada, Australia and the United Kingdom.