Posts Tagged ‘News’

AC Makes an Appearance on ‘The Early Show’ on CBS News

In AC News on April 26, 2009 at 7:17 pm

Last week, CBS News aired a segment about ‘Selling Online Expertise‘ and featured Associated Content as one of the websites that is allowing people to make money from home in this turbulent economy.

CBS interviewed me for their feature, and you can watch it online here:


Thanks again to everyone for their continued support!

If you’re having a good experience with Associated Content, be sure to leave a comment on the CBS site with your insights and commentary.


AC Announces 2008 PMA Winners

In AC News on January 30, 2009 at 5:34 pm

Associated Content has just announced the winners of the 2008 People’s Media Awards.  Read the official announcement from Lisa Gooder here: 2008 PMA Winners Announced

I’m proud to be your 2008 CP of the Year, and am excited for another fantastic year ahead!  You can read my acceptance speech here, or watch this brief video to ‘meet’ me!

A big congratulations to the winners of awards in each category:

Articles of the Year

Carol Bengle Gilbert: “Obama Advocates Change at Leesburg, Virginia Rally

Angie Mohr: “Ending an Abusive Marriage: Important Financial and Emotional Advice

Christopher Cudworth: “Coping with a Cancer Diagnosis

News Provider of the Year

Connie Wilson

Videographer of the Year

Greg Reese (aka “Greg Reese from Cincinnati”)

Audiocaster of the Year

Judlyne Lilly Gibson (aka “Second Street Dreams”)

Top Performing Content

Mark Whittington: “John McCain vs. Barack Obama on the Issues”

Steve Thompson: “Common Causes of Left Side Stomach Pain

Pam Gaulin: “4th of July Fireworks in Massachusetts 2008″

Who in the World is Sam DeWitt?

In Interviews on February 7, 2008 at 7:00 am

dove2He may be the friendly Help Desk Manager for Associated Content, but Sam DeWitt is more than just our customer service guru.

He’s a pseudo-native of Denver and lead singer of Lazyface, a Denver-based band. When he’s not entertaining the crowds, you might find him working on his first novel – only after perusing AC’s Sports and Humor sections, of course.

I couldn’t sneak into one of Sam’s shows, but did manage to catch up with this busy guy to learn what in the world Sam DeWitt does at AC:

S: How long have you been with AC, and how did you find the opportunity?

SD: I joined AC in late 2005, around October or November. After struggling through my post-college life, I found AC on Craigslist and figured it was a perfect fit for my skill set.

S: How often do you read AC content just for fun?

SD: Every weekend, actually, and if I’m low on Helpdesk emails during the week, I’ll check out the site. I love the different points of view that our site affords everyone.

S: What’s your all-time favorite article published on AC?

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