New Founding Partners of International Association of Web Entrepreneurs Boost Members' Online Business Success with Focus on Ecommerce Best Practices

According to The Department of Labor and Statistics, 100,000 new websites are built everyday. This equates to 100,000 potential new web-based competitors every day.

San Antonio, TX, June 13, 2008 --( Technorati, the leading blog directory, estimates there are 70 million blogs worldwide and indicates it's doubling approximately every seven months.

With online business growth and competition like this, it’s important to be on top of cutting edge internet marketing best practices and techniques. That's exactly what the International Association of Web Entrepreneurs offers and why President and Founder Sheri McConnell recently invited three dynamic and progressive women to join her as Founding Partners to further the association’s online growth and success.

The synergy created by these knowledgeable partners is evident in their individual accomplishments.

Sheri McConnell is the President and Founder of four web based businesses housed under Sheri McConnell Companies, Inc.: The National Association of Women Writers, Create Your Group, My Millionaire Friends, and The International Association of Web Entrepreneurs.

Marilyn Schwader, the Founder and President of Clarity of Vision, Inc., has guided over 125 authors to become published in the traditional book market, and now helps online entrepreneurs develop information products and write effectively for the web. Schwader is the AWE’s new Director of Social Media.

Susan Daffron is the president of Logical Expressions, Inc., a book and software publishing company. She is the co-author of Web Business Success: The Entrepreneur's Guide to Web Sites That Work, and seven other books. Thanks to the Internet, she and her husband have been able to operate their business from a remote location in the forests of northern Idaho since 1996. Their web sites have received kudos from USA Today, Tribune Media Services, and the BBC. Daffron serves as Director of Web Development for AWE.

Lisa Manyon is Owner and President of Write On ~ Creative Writing Services, LLC. Manyon offers 15+ years of marketing and copywriting expertise with an emphasis on publicity. She is the first professional copywriter in the state of Idaho to achieve certification via Glazer Kennedy’s Creating Copy that Sells, is Managing Director of the Red Hot Communications copywriting mentorship program, and Copywriting Expert for AWE. Manyon will also serve as Director of Publicity for AWE.

McConnell says, "The landscape of web marketing is changing. In order to succeed people need an outlet of support. Because the Internet changes rapidly with new marketing and social media techniques, it's important to collaborate with experts who understand and implement new tactics. That's exactly why I created the AWE and why I'm absolutely thrilled with my founding partners. Together we help web entrepreneurs not only survive, but thrive!"

The International Association of Web Entrepreneurs is a membership-based organization. Members receive access to teleseminars with AWE experts, laser coaching, Q & A sessions, monthly tele-coaching, an invaluable rolodex of online business and marketing resources, business building bonuses, updates on online marketing standard practices, and more. To learn more, visit

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