Featured Speaker: Erika Kerekes!

Erika Kerekes writes about the intersection of family, friends and food on In Erika's Kitchen and as the LA Cooking Examiner. She's decorated cakes with Kelly Ripa and Buddy "Cake Boss" Valastro, talked about truffles with Evan Kleiman on KCRW's "Good Food," and interviewed celebrity chefs Alice Waters, Curtis Stone and Giada De Laurentiis. In June 2011 LA Weekly named In Erika's Kitchen Los Angeles's Best Home-Cooking Site. By day Erika is a product manager at Deluxe Corporation, focusing on social media for small businesses. She speaks regularly about social media and blogging at conferences and trade shows.

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