According to BayouBuzz.com, Miles O'Brien will be the key note speaker for Avenue A/Razorfish, an interactive marketing and technology services agency's Publisher Summit in New Orleans.
technology services agencies in the world, invites print and broadcast
media representatives to attend its annual Publisher Summit, May 10-11
in New Orleans with publisher partners such as Yahoo!, Google, MSN and
AOL to discuss key issues in the digital industry.
For the first-time, Avenue A Razorfish is adding a charitable event
to its annual Publisher Summit, hosting an auction to aid the
community of New Orleans. Online publishers, Avenue A Razorfish and
the Children's Health Fund, which was co-founded in 1987 by
singer/songwriter Paul Simon and pediatrician/child advocate Irwin
Redlener, MD, will raise funds to provide much-needed hurricane relief
and health care to children in the area.
In addition, acclaimed journalist Miles O'Brien of CNN will address
the audience on Friday, May 11. He contributed to CNN's Peabody-award
winning coverage of Hurricane Katrina and its aftermath with live
reports across the U.S. Gulf Coast.
Thursday, May 10, 2007
9:00 AM - Avenue A Razorfish employees volunteer at Second Harvest
9:30 AM - Avenue A Razorfish employees rebuild local playfields
6:30 PM - Avenue A Razorfish hosts cocktail reception and silent
Friday, May 11, 2007
11:45 AM - Keynote: Miles O'Brien will discuss his experiences
covering Hurricane Katrina.
-- Cut Off Community Center playfields: 6600 Belgrade Street in New
-- Second Harvest Food bank: 1201 Sams Avenue in New Orleans
-- Cocktail Reception and Auction: Bourbon Vieux in the French
Quarter - 501 Bourbon Street (on the corner of Bourbon Street and
St. Louis Street) 2nd Floor
-- Miles O'Brien's Keynote Address: Sheraton Hotel New Orleans - 500
Canal Street in the Napoleon Ballroom