Babette Pepaj

Babette Pepaj is the founder and CEO of (2010 and 2009 Webby Award Nominee for "Best Social Network") and the founder and producer of TECHmunch (food blogger conferences). Prior to launching the, Pepaj worked for more than a decade producing and directing reality TV such as MTV's "The Real World" and "Road Rules." She is a recurring guest expert on Fox Business Channel and an expert on branded content. Pepaj is a featured speaker at SXSWi, Dealmaker LA and winner of the 2010 "Girls in Tech Top 5 Female Founders" award as well as the winner of 2011 Pepsico Woman's Inspiration Award presented at SXSWi. In 2011, was honored with three Webby Honorees in the "Best Social Media Site," "Community" and "Lifestyle" categories. Pepaj lives in Los Angeles and is very active in the L.A. Tech community.