March 28, 2014 – West Chester, OH – iNET Interactive has announced today that Cheryl Kemp has been named Content Director of the WHIR, the largest news organization and consumer resource dedicated to the web hosting industry, and HostingCon, the premier industry conference and trade show for hosting and cloud providers.
In her role at the WHIR, Ms. Kemp will be responsible for building social engagement, video and photography efforts, as well as developing and writing content. Reporting to Nicole Henderson, Editor in Chief of the WHIR, Ms.Kemp will bring dynamic multimedia content to the WHIR to enhance its coverage of the hosting and cloud services industry.
For HostingCon, Ms.Kemp will be responsible for coordinating industry advisory boards, as well as developing high quality, educational-focused conference programs including speaker selection and recruitment.
“The WHIR has been a leading source of news and analysis in the hosting industry for over a decade. Cheryl will be instrumental in engaging readers, and bringing a wider variety of content to our audience,” Nicole Henderson, WHIR Editor in Chief said. “With a fresh new look, and with Cheryl on-board, the WHIR is poised to continue its leadership position in the hosting and cloud news industry.”
Ms.Kemp brings a wealth of knowledge and experience in growing niche communities online through social media and marketing, and recruiting and managing speakers for events and training programs. Prior to iNET Interactive, Ms.Kemp was Director of Business Operations at Yoga for Golfers. She was responsible for developing training program materials online and in print, writing and editing content, and managing social media and online advertising campaigns. Ms.Kemp was also Director of Marketing for Yoga Alive Cincinnati, where she was in charge of business development and building brand awareness through use of social media, SEO, and in-person events and tradeshows.
“Cheryl’s creative and entrepreneurial energy coupled with her social media and content skills will take HostingCon and the WHIR to a new level in audience engagement,” commented Kevin Gold, Vice President of Marketing and Content at iNET Interactive. “As we expand HostingCon internationally into China, India and Europe with our partner ResellerClub, Cheryl’s contributions will further strengthen HostingCon’s leadership position as the premier industry conference and trade show where hosting and cloud providers network, learn and grow.”
About the WHIR
Since 2000, the WHIR has provided its readers with daily industry news, feature coverage and expert opinion and analysis, in addition to our comprehensive resources for web host industry and cloud executives, resellers and consumers. For details about the WHIR, visit www.theWHIR.com.
HostingCon is the premier industry conference and trade show for hosting and cloud providers. Now in its tenth year, HostingCon connects the industry — including hosting and cloud providers, MSPs, ISVs and other Internet infrastructure providers who make the Internet work — to network, learn, and grow. HostingCon is an iNET Interactive event. For details about HostingCon, visit www.HostingCon.com.