SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Blurb has announced that it will demonstrate its complete line of products and services at this year's PDN PhotoPlus International Conference + Expo in New York City from October 27-29, 2011 at the Javits Convention Center. Attendees at this year's show will have an opportunity to receive hands-on demos of the latest products including Blurb Mobile, ProLine, and Notebooks.
WPPI NYC, the first ever WPPI Expo to take place on the East Coast, is co-locating with PhotoPlus Expo this fall in new exhibit space at the Javits Convention Center in New York City. WPPI NYC will host a full day of educational seminars for professional photographers on Wednesday, October 26, 2011. A two-day Expo will follow on October 27-28, 2011 from 10:00am – 5:00pm each day.
Blurb representatives will be on hand to showcase the latest new products and demos including Notebooks, Instagram books, and their mobile application, Blurb Mobile.
"We are excited that Blurb will join us at this year's PhotoPlus Expo," explains Jeff McQuilkin, Director - PDN PhotoPlus International Conference & Expo. "The show continues to bring together innovative manufacturers, world class photographers, and imaging experts to create an incredible learning experience. Blurb certainly adds to this learning experience," Mr. McQuilkin added.
"We are thrilled to be a part of PhotoPlus Expo this year," says Eileen Gittins, Founder and CEO of Blurb, "The show attracts many of the worlds most talented and respected photographers, including several who work closely with our team at Blurb. There is a level of excitement and enthusiasm at PhotoPlus that is contagious throughout the show and we're excited to be a part of it."
Blurb® is a creative publishing and marketing platform that unleashes the creative genius inside everyone. Blurb's platform makes it easy to design, publish, market and sell professional-quality books, using the Blurb Bookify™ online bookmaking tool, Blurb's free, award-winning Blurb BookSmart® app or by using Blurb's PDF to Book workflow. Blurb's bookstore and online marketing tools enable customers to market and sell their books, and keep 100% of their profit. Blurb's social and community features allow customers to create and share Blurb books among friends and colleagues with ease.
Blurb was founded by Eileen Gittins in 2005, and includes a team of design, Internet and media veterans who share a passion for helping people bring their stories to life. In 2010, Blurb shipped just under 1.4 million books to more than 70 countries and territories. In 2010, Blurb was ranked the fastest growing media company on the Inc. 500. Blurb is based in San Francisco with offices in London. For more info, visit www.blurb.com.
About PDN PhotoPlus International Conference + Expo
Designed for professionals in the photographic and imaging industries, PhotoPlus Expo showcases the latest advances in photography. Held annually at the Javits Convention Center, attendees have the opportunity to explore an inspiring array of photography and imaging products and services - everything from image capture and color management to retouching and storage - all from the industry's leading manufacturers. The show also offers over 115 photography and imaging seminars and hands-on labs taught by world-renowned experts with a focus on cutting-edge innovations in digital imaging products and techniques.
Wedding & Portrait Photographers International (WPPI), a division of Nielsen Photo Group, is an organization that serves the educational and business needs of wedding and portrait photographers. WPPI is a professional organization that exists to help member photographers by providing them with exclusive information, programs and professional services to assist with their photographic artistry and business needs. WPPI routinely supplies its members with new benefits and valuable industry information enabling them to succeed in today's active photo market business.
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