Featured Speaker: Paul Bloom of Rouxbe!

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Paul Bloom, CEO of Rouxbe, will speak on the Video panel at IFBC Santa Monica!

Paul brings 18 years experience building consumer and educational software and Internet businesses. Most recently Paul was co-founder and Vice President of Products and Marketing at Avvo, the number 1 lawyer rating website with over 2 million visitors per month. In this role, Paul raised $13 million through two rounds of venture capital funding, conceived and drove the product vision, and led the company’s marketing efforts to both consumers and the legal industry.

Prior to Avvo, Paul served as Senior Director of New Product Marketing at Classmates Online, where he led a team that built and launched several new product lines to Classmates’ 38 million members. Paul also served as Vice President and General Manager at venture-backed Apex Learning, which quickly became the leading provider of online learning courses and services to the K-12 market. Prior to Apex Learning, Paul held several management roles during 7 years at Microsoft, including Group Marketing Manager for its kids educational software group. Paul has also consulted for the Corporation for Public Broadcasting’s education division, as well as several early stage technology companies.

Paul holds a degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Western Ontario and an MBA from Stanford University. An avid hockey fan, Paul lives in Seattle with his wife, son, and twin daughters.

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Featured Speaker: Steve Ellis!

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We're happy to welcome Steve Ellis, of Rouxbe, as speaker on the Video panel at IFBC New Orleans!

Steve is a veteran of Vancouver's bustling film industry. He manages the day-to-day operations at Rouxbe, so we can keep the camera's rolling.

In addition to his production and operational roles at Rouxbe, Steve oversees Rouxbe's affiliate program and social media efforts, managing relationships with food bloggers and publishers from around the world. He also helps develop and implement strategic plans, including tracking mechanisms and metrics that ensure Rouxbe stays on course and ahead of other major players in the food space.

Featured Speaker: Joe Girard of Rouxbe!

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Joe Girard, co-founder and VP of product development at Rouxbe, will speak on the Video panel at IFBC in New Orleans!

Joe Girard started cooking when he was 13 and has cooked at several four- and five-star hotels in all areas of the kitchen.

Joe is a serial entrepreneur, having come from a family of successful entrepreneurs. He has founded three successful business ventures over the past 15 years. Joe has a unique ability to assemble top talent, carve out new business models and execute well thought out business plans.

Prior to Rouxbe, he and Rouxbe Co-Founder Dawn Thomas, owned a specialized mobile film catering operation, which they built from the ground up and served over 250,000 cast and crew members.

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