Sep 2012

Drive Breast Cancer Awareness HerHighway Drive Team #1>

The 2012 Drive has been changed the first leg went from CA to Vegas on September 25th, please stay tuned for details in October.  LJ will be hitting the road in Christina’s seat to spread Drive Breast Cancer Awareness with the help of the social media women hosting him along his ROUTE.

Gearing up for the 2012 National #HerHighway Drive Breast Cancer Awareness with the starting line in Southern CA September on September 25th all ten teams will drive across America to New York City.

The HerHighway Drive Breast Cancer Awareness female drive teams are full of amazing women from automotive, motorsports, journalists, bloggers and social media adviser we would like to introduce you to Team One.

TEAM ONE: Christina Selter, Ann Tran, Amy Neumann, Elizabeth Thorp and Monica Vila

Christina Selter

A nationally-recognized automotive and safety expert, Christina Selter has been featured in more than 2,000 national and local newscasts, international press conferences and automobile trade shows around the country. Her high-energy and confident (almost sassy) demeanor makes Christina an ideal on-camera personality. She’s a natural born entrepreneur who developed her passion for all things automotive as a teenager, conducting her first engine overhaul at the age of 16.  To learn more about Christina and why she created the Drive Breast Cancer Awareness event.

Ann Tran

A world traveler and perpetual student of life, Ann Tran has become as a key influencer and respected Internet personality.  An expert in creating social media buzz, Tran is well known for her ability to generate brand awareness and create a star quality atmosphere around a person, brand, business, or event.

Amy Neumann

She is a passionate advocate of using social media and technology for Good. As CEO of Good Plus Tech, she creates strategies for clients that connect goals to strong results. For 18 years, she has been in executive online media sales and consulting with companies like AT&T and Yahoo!. She writes and speaks about social good, and blogs for The Huffington Post and Forbes, as well as on her own sites, Charity Ideas Blog and Good Plus Tech.

Elizabeth Thorp

Is a travel expert, advisor and writer for Huffington Post, Peter Greenberg, Momlogic and Babble among others. Elizabeth is the founder of a swanky family travel website and curated catalog of mom-tested and Poshbroodapproved family friendly properties. Poshbrood offers real parent reviews, travel deals, and celebrity interviews. Poshbrood has received many awards including: Red Tricycle’s 2012 “Totally Awesome Award” for best family travel website and Babble’s Top 25 Family Travel Blogs for 2011 and 2012.

Monica Vila

Was born and raised in Mexico in a small village south of Mexico City called Cuernavaca where many of her family still lives. She attended University in Zurich, Switzerland where she became fluent in multiple languages in her initial effort to become an interpreter for the UN.

She moved to the US in 2008 to pursue a consumer marketing career and in 2008 she co-founded The Online Mom in 2008 making it the leading technology parenting resource today.