My short, oddly third-person bio (conference organizers, you can copy and paste this):
Avery Swartz is the founder and CEO of Camp Tech, the tech workshop company for non-technical people. She was ranked number 5 on Search Engine Journal's Top 50 Women in Marketing list. Avery is the resident tech expert on CTV Your Morning, highlighting the latest tech gadgets, apps, and tech news for a national audience. She writes for Chatelaine, Today's Parent and The Globe and Mail on tech topics for modern women, families, and small businesses. Avery is the author of the forthcoming book See You on the Internet: Building Your Small Business with Digital Marketing (Page Two Books, March 2020). Avery has been a Professor at both Ryerson University and Humber College. She lives in Toronto.
My longer, still oddly third-person bio:
Avery Swartz is a Toronto-based entrepreneur, tech writer, digital marketing consultant, and speaker. She is all about helping businesses and charities use technology to achieve their goals. She is the founder and CEO of Camp Tech, the digital marketing training company for small businesses, non-profits, and those curious to learn more about technology.
Avery is a tech correspondent for the Canadian media. You may have seen her on CTV’s Your Morning, where she’s the resident tech expert, highlighting the latest tech gadgets and apps for a national audience. You may have heard her on CBC Radio stations across the country, giving expert commentary on the latest tech news, or you may have read her small business tech column in Canada’s national newspaper of record, The Globe and Mail.
Avery is the author of the forthcoming book See You on the Internet: Building Your Small Business with Digital Marketing (Page Two Books, March 2020).
Avery acts as a digital advisor to a number of charities (including the Art Canada Institute and Canadian Cancer Society). She serves on the Board of Directors of Canadian Stage. Avery hosts the Gather North retreat for people of marginalized genders in tech, and is #5 on the Top 50 Women in Marketing list by Search Engine Journal.
Conference organizers, here’s a high res version of my headshot for you to download. If you need other images, get in touch.