Wednesday, July 28, 2010

This Week's Guest: Malburns Writer

Join us this week as we chat with Malburns Writer of MetaVerse TV.

Meet Malburns THURSDAY, July 29th at 11:00 AM SLT/PST at

Want to be a guest on the show? Email Cybergrrl Oh AT Gmail DOT com.

Monday, July 19, 2010

This Week's Guest: Georgianna Blackburn

This week we will be joined by Georgianna Blackburn, to discuss marketing in Second Life.

Meet Georgianna THURSDAY, July 22nd at 11:00 AM SLT/PST at

Want to be a guest on the show? Email Cybergrrl Oh AT Gmail DOT com.

Thursday, July 15, 2010

Upcoming Guest on the Cybergrrl Oh Podcast

So sorry for the last minute cancellation but our producer Stu Warf had a family emergency. Our hearts go out to Stuart and his family at this time.

Nika Dreamscape, associate producer for the podcast, and I have been booking some great guests coming up. Here is the calendar so far (subject to change):

7/22/2010 Georgianna Blackburn talking about marketing in Second Life

7/29/2010 Malburn Writer talking aboutproducing shows in SL - TV Station:  (6 channels, 24/7)

8/5/2010 NO SHOW - I'll be at BlogHer (or maybe we can do a show live from BlogHer?)

8/12/2010 Se7en Wirsing talking about blogs and blogging in SL

8/19/2010 epredator Potato talking about Feeding Edge

8/26/2010 Wiz Nordberg, founder of, talking about building an SL media empire ;)

9/2/2010 Diana Allendale talking about her writing workshops and writing in SL

9/9/2010 Chestnut Rau talking about compiling event listings for New World Notes and great SL events

9/16/2010 Selina Greene Owner of Vision, Vision Paperbacks & Fusion Press in FL and owners of Book Island and Book Publishing Village as well as host of SL Book Fair in SL. Lot's to talk about in terms of books, writers and publishers in SL!

This is just a taste of the many great guests and topics coming up. We have a few opening slots in November and December before the holidays if you'd like to be on the show! Email cybergrrloh AT gmail DOT com.

Who would you like to hear from on the Cybergrrl Oh podcast?

Tuesday, July 13, 2010

This Week's Guest: Gregory Meredith

This week we will be joined by Gregory Meredity, of Games For Democracy.
Games for Democracy is a not-for-profit organization that promotes
democratic discourse through the use of serious games.

They help progressive organizations and the public sector with
consensus-building, offering in-person and online tools to address
issues to seek agreement.

Games for Democracy applies serious games to:

democratic discourse
participatory governance
collaborative problem-solving

Meet Gregory THURSDAY, July 15th at 11:00 AM SLT/PST at

Want to be a guest on the show? Email Cybergrrl Oh AT Gmail DOT com.

Tuesday, July 6, 2010

This Week's Guest: Shenlei Flasheart

Shenlei Winkler (Shenlei Flasheart in SL) is a 30 year veteran of the fashion industry. Her work spans both couture and mass market design and development for the real life apparel industry. A successful designer, her lifetime sales of her real life apparel designs have now reached more than $70 million USD, with more than 25 million-dollar styles in her portfolio. Her couture work has appeared extensively on stage and movie screen.

Winkler has also enjoyed success in Second Life, where she has designed fashion since 2005, with three popular brands including Prim & Proper (one of the top Second Life earners in 2006), Flash &Trash, and Debutante. Her educational background includes three design degrees, including two from the prestigious Fashion Institute of Technology.

She has also been instrumental in developing large-scale creative installations in OpenSim-based worlds, most notably Shengri La Spirit, previously hosted by IBM, and Shengri La Gallery, both of which may be visited as publicly accessible regions hosted by Intel Corporation.

Author of Shengri La Spirit: A Designer's Perspective of the Making of OpenSim, and Designing Dreams: The Art & Business of Avatar Apparel Design & Development, Winkler's third book, Scouts, Pioneers, and Settlers will be published in Q1 2010.

Founder of the Fashion Research Foundation, a nonprofit organization focused on helping designers achieve their dreams with dignity, integrity and respect, she is currently the CEO of the Fashion Research Institute which is focused on researching and developing virtualization technologies with particular emphasis for the apparel industry. FRI's flagship product, Black Dress Design Studio, is the result of a research collaboration with IBM to develop a fully integrated product lifecycle management solution coupled with a virtual world product design capabilities that enables the apparel industry to cut costs, cut time to market, reduce its carbon footprint, and develop comprehensively better products quickly, easily, and simply.

Winkler is an adjunct instructor at FIT and Buffalo State University. Her research areas include content licensing for virtual goods, virtualization of enterprise in immersive workspaces, OpenSim enterprise application development, and user immersion in virtual worlds. Winkler may often be found in the Fashion Research Institute Shengri La regions in Second Life, where her seminal orientation program for immersive spaces may be experienced.

Meet Shenlei THURSDAY, July 8th at 11:00 AM SLT/PST at

Want to be a guest on the show? Email Cybergrrl Oh AT Gmail DOT com.