Speaker Profile

Jory Des Jardins
Digital Media and Marketing Consultant

Jory Des Jardins co-founded BlogHer, a category-defining women’s digital influencer media company that was acquired by SheKnows Media in 2014. She spent 10 years on the founding team, scaling the digital media, influencer campaign and event revenue lines of business. As president of BlogHer, Ms. Des Jardins led top relationships with Fortune 500 brands and digital/media agency leadership. At acquisition, BlogHer amassed 100 million monthly readers across multiple social platforms. Jory spent six years on the board of directors for the Interactive Advertising Bureau. She advises numerous early- to later-stage emerging-tech startups, including a VR/AR/MR company, a digital media curation platform and a mobile app that enables multi-media personal publishing. Jory hosts a show in VR, The Virtual Unknown, for marketers and content creators seeking to better understand the VR/AR/MR space.