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Blueprinting the Information Valet Economy

Building a collaborative, shared-user network
December 3-5, 2008 / Reynolds Journalism Institute / Columbia, Missouri



Here's the growing list of who's planning on coming to "Blueprinting the Information Valet Economy" (or participate in IVP's development)

  1. Ashley, Seth, graduate researcher, Negotiating Privacy in the 21st Century, Missouri School of Journalism, Columbia, Mo.
  2. Bladine, Jon ("Jeb"), president/publisher, News-Register Publishing Co., McMinville, Oregon
  3. Blinder, Mike, principal, The Blinder Group New Port Richie, Fla. (online advertising strategies)
  4. Bentley, Clyde,convergence professor, Missouri School of Journalism, Columbia, Mo.
  5. Brown, Jessica Z., director, Gateway Media Literacy Partners, St. Louis, Mo.
  6. Coney, Lillie, associate director, Electric Privacy Information Center, Washington, D.C.
  7. Cook, Michael, professor, University of Missouri (expert on co-ops and alternative corporate forms)
  8. Eskelsen, Todd R., partner, Schiff Hardin LLP, Washington, D.C.
  9. Fancher, Michael, 2008-2009 RJI Fellow, former exec. editor, The Seattle Times
  10. Garretson, Kim, principal, Realist Ventures & Advisory Services, Minneapolis, Minn. (participating)
  11. Johnson, Pam, director, Donald W. Reynolds Journalism Institute, Columbia, Mo.
  12. Kussmaul, Wes, founder Delphia Internet Service, Weston, Mass.
  13. Hart, Jonathan D., member, Dow Lohnes PLLC, Washington, D.C. (counsel, Online News Assn.)
  14. Lawton, Beth, manager, digital media, Newspaper Association of America
  15. Mott, Steve, principal, Better By Design, Stamford, Conn. (ex-senior VP, electronic commerce, Mastercard Corp.)
  16. Plotkin, Hal, founder, Center for Media Change, Inc., editor,, fiscal sponsor, Spot.US
  17. Saltz, Howard, vp-content development, MediaNews Group Interactive, Denver, Colo.
  18. Schermer, Greg, vp-interactive media, Lee Enterprises, Davenport, Iowa
  19. Searls, Doc, director, Vendor Relationship Management Project (Project VRM), Berkman Center, Harvard Univ., Cambridge, Mass.
  20. Soloski, John, professor, Grady College, University of Georgia, Atlanta, Ga. (newspaper economics expert)
  21. Sims, Norman, professor/principal investigator, The Media Giraffe Project, Univ. of Mass., Amherst, Mass.
  22. Shackelford, Tiffany, Phase2 Technologies, Alexandria, Va. (former Online News Assn. director)
  23. Spencer, Jim, founder,, Columbia, Mo. (founding vp, Ask Jeeves/MSNBC)
  24. Stites, Tom, The Banyan Project and consulting editor, Center for Public Integrity, Washington, D.C.
  25. Sussman, Emily, founder, Carpe Media, Columbia, Mo.
  26. Thompson, Matt, Reynolds Journalism Institute fellow 2008-2009, Columbia, Mo.
  27. Vander Clute, Jeff, founder, Avanoo Inc., Semantic Computing Framework, San Francisco, Calif.
  28. Ward, Richard, CEO, CentraMart, Kansas City, Mo.
  29. Westphal, David, USC-Annenberg School for Communications, Los Angeles (former McClatchy Washington, D.C. bureau chief)
  30. Wilkins, Lee, professor, Missouri School of Journalism, and director, RJI Privacy Study


  • Fuerst, Mark, principal consultant, Integrated Media Association, Rhinebeck, N.Y. (public-tv affiliates)
  • Kramer, Staci, editor,, St. Louis, Mo.
  • McBride, Kelly, the Poynter Institute, St. Petersburg, Fla.
  • Lucas, Charlotte-Anne, professor, University of Nevada-Las Vegas
  • Rush, Tonda, attorney, former CEO, National Newspaper Association, Kansas City, Mo.
  • Weaver, Howard, vice president-news, The McClatchy Co., Sacramento, Calif.

ADVISORS (in formation)

  • Crouch, Dennis, associate professor, University of Missouri Law School, Columbia, Mo. (expert on patents and electronic commerce)