About Missy Ward, Co-Editor-in-Chief
Missy Ward is the Co-Founder of Affiliate Summit, Feedfront Magazine, GeekCast.fm, AffStat.com, itsaWAHMthing.com; Founder of AffiliateMarketersGiveBack.com and operates numerous affiliate websites in various niches.
For the last 12+ years, Missy has helped companies grow their businesses successfully using the pay-for-performance model. Before she worked for herself, she was Director of Public Relations for Media Breakaway LLC, Vice President of Partnership Marketing for eBound Strategies, President of Aluria Software and Vice-President of Marketing for Global Travel International.
Missy is a dedicated wife and mom to her two boys. She hates cold weather, flavored coffee and meat. She loves wine. Lots and lots of wine. You can read more about her on Missy Ward’s Affiliate Marketing Blog, her personal blog or follow her on Twitter @missyward, on Facebook, or on Google+.
About Shawn Collins, Co-Editor-in-Chief
Shawn Collins has been an affiliate marketer since 1997 with a number of active affiliate projects, and a decade of affiliate management under his belt. He is a Co-founder of Affiliate Summit, the leading global conference and tradeshow for the affiliate marketing industry and Co-Editor-in-Chief of FeedFront Magazine. He authored the books Extra Money Answer and Successful Affiliate Marketing for Merchants, and was an editor and contributor to Internet Marketing from the Real Experts. Also, he publishes the annual AffStat affiliate marketing benchmark reports.
Shawn blogs daily on affiliate marketing at his affiliate marketing blog and hosts the weekly 7 Minutes in Affiliate Heaven podcast on GeekCast.fm. Additionally, Shawn has been quoted in numerous publications, including Entrepreneur Magazine, Internet Retailer, Inc. Magazine, the New York Times, and the Wall Street Journal.