The ChatWithAStar.com Blogmobile made its debut at a star-studded event at The 40/40 Club in New York City on August 7, 2006, allowing fans to stop in and blog with their favorite celebrities and athletes, in real-time.
"The Blogmobile demonstrates our commitment to empowering fans with the means to experience celebrity online. The Blogmobile will be a one-of-a-kind window into the world of celebrities and athletes, where fans can literally and virtually step into their world and meet each other," said Andrew Goodwin, Co-Founder, ChatWithAStar.com.
The Blogmobile was designed to be a fan's and blogger's ultimate fantasy, outfitted with all the necessities including, six 20" and one 40" plasma TVs, CD/DVD player, Sony PlayStation 2, surround sound and most importantly a dozen high-speed computers for leveraging the power of the internet to converse via blogs with a favorite celebrity or athlete.
With an ever growing cache of celebrities, athletes and famous personalities, ChatWithAStar.com's celebrity blogs appeal to a wide range of demographic groups --young and old, male and female, technically savvy and technical beginners - giving them a window into the world of celebrities and athletes.
Among the initial celebrities already featured on ChatWithAStar.com are: Billy Wagner of the New York Mets; NFL veteran Kevin Mawae, who has just signed with the Tennessee Titans; New York Yankees announcer John Sterling; Andy North, former pro golfer and commentator for ESPN; boxer Gerry "King of the Left Hook" Cooney; John E. Oden, Principal of Bernstein Global Wealth Management, part of AllianceBernstein L.P. and a competitive white-collar boxer who has fought in almost twenty matches in a thirteen-year boxing career; and Pittsburgh Pirate Hall of Fame player and Hall of Fame broadcaster for the New York Mets, Ralph Kiner. A number of athletes, as well as celebrities, are being added to the chatwithastar.com roster on a weekly basis, such as Ms. Universe Zuleyka Rivera, The Amazing Kreskin, and Pranay Gupte, among many others, who will be blogging on chatwithastar.com in the coming weeks.
"ChatWithAStar.com is delighted to bring this unique Blogmobile experience to fans," said Burton Rocks, Co-Founder, ChatWithAStar.com. "We understand the power of the web and are looking forward to capturing consumers' passion for connecting with their favorite celebrity or athlete, while simultaneously providing the celebrity or athlete with a forum to share, with those who matter most, unfiltered stories, anecdotes and experiences about themselves."
ChatWithAStar.com is the world's leading destination for celebrity interaction. With a growing stable of celebrities, athletes and famous personalities, ChatWithAStar gives fans a window into the world of celebrities and athletes. ChatWithAStar.com was founded by best selling author Burton Rocks, who wrote the New York Times bestseller ME & MY DAD with Paul O'Neill of the New York Yankees, among other sports-themed books, and Andrew Goodwin, a fund manager focusing on foreign exchange and various quantitative equity strategies. For more information visit www.chatwithastar.com.