Chicago, IL, January 23, 2009 --(PR.com
)-- Galavanting Productions, LLC, the travel media company behind GoGalavanting.com, Galavanting TV and Travelblogexchange.com recently optioned Maren Hogan, social media and marketing consultant to assist with its overall brand strategy and advertising sales division. Following her arrival, Galavanting announced the creation of community network, TravelBlogExchange.com.
"Best thing we ever did was to bring Maren Hogan on board to do marketing and creative development," said Kim Mance, founder of TravelBlogExchange and co-founder of Galavanting Productions. "Her experience in business strategy, marketing and social media will bring Galavanting to the next level."
"Travel has long been a passion of mine and I am very excited to be a part of this company," said Maren. "I have been aware of GoGalavanting since its inception and admired the writing and style of the site."
Kim Mance, founder of the Galavanting Media Family, will continue to work on producing premier content while Hogan will focus on building up advertising and marketing for the successful GoGalavanting.com and its fledgling sister TravelBlogExchange.com.
Maren Hogan has over a decade of experience in marketing and public relations. She most recently served as the CMO for a financial services company in the Midwest. Currently, she is consulting for several online companies and writes for the blog Marenated.com
Galavanting Productions offers travel media solutions for globetrotters the world over. GoGalavanting.com, its flagship online magazine site launched in July of 2008, and is already considered by many to be a "fresh voice for women's travel writing". Galavanting TV produces a series of destination video blogs and tutorials for travelers, which has recently been optioned by a preeminent on-demand media service. TravelBlogExchange or TBEX, a community for travel writers, went live in January of 2009. Galavanting Productions is based in Chicago.