Mediabistro Founder Laurel Touby Honored as 'Exceptional' Woman
"When Laurel Touby launched mediabistro.com she changed the way people in the media industry did business, connect and communicate with their peers. Mediabistro.com has grown to become the go-to site for professionals working in media, with 1.2 million registered members," notes a press release. Touby sold mediabistro.com to WebMediaBrands in 2007 for $23 million.
Touby will speak at an awards luncheon on Feb. 25 at the Women's Leadership Conference 2011. This year's conference, entitled "Women and The Machine - Publishing, Technology, and the Female Brain," will be held at the City Club of San Francisco. To register for the conference, click here.