genConnect.com Airs Interviews With Andrea Mitchell, Biz Stone, Olara Otunnu and Kamala Harris
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
New York, New York – July 25, 2010 genConnect.com (http://www.genconnect.com) is offering members and visitors the unique opportunity to connect with inspirational figures that they otherwise would never have the chance to meet.
“From the head of the World Economic Forum Saadia Zahidi, 350.org founder Bill McKibben, CNBC anchor Maria Bartiromo and Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed, genConnect visitors have the chance to watch, discover, comment and ask questions to these headliners” said Randi Zucker, Senior Web Editor at genConnect.com. “With the Internet, we’re able to bridge everyday people and remarkable leaders in the areas of technology, media, politics, philanthropy, health, career and relationships. It’s really what makes digital media such an incredible engine for encouraging, spreading and sharing ideas.”
Technology experts and innovators interviewed include Twitter creators Biz Stone and Evan Williams. The young technology gurus talk about their visions, goals and answer questions ranging from simple to complex. The Facebook Effect author David Kirkpatrick answers questions on the use and future of the social-networking website Facebook.
CNBC anchor Maria Bartiromo reviewed the economic dives and climbs of the last 17 years while NBC veteran journalist Andrea Mitchell provided advice for young journalists, her fears and greatest moments throughout her career.
From the political spectrum, Kamala Harris, the first female District Attorney in San Francisco and candidate for California’s Attorney General spoke of breaking class ceilings, the importance of mentorships, and policies important to her including the Child Cyber Safety Act. Ugandan Presidential Candidate Olara Otunnu talked about his decision to run for president in his homeland and his goals for a fair election and safe community.
Finally, Lemonade Day founder Michael Holthouse talked about his non-profit organizations devoted to helping children.
genConnect.com is introducing new videos including interviews with writer Global Women’s Fund head Kavita Ramdas, fiction writer and memoirist Tobias Wolff, The Daily Beast Founder Tina Brown, “Marketplace” host Kai Ryssdal and additionally compelling, successful and knowledgeable professionals who can connect with our audience and provide expert advice.
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