Press

Recent press coverage:

November 10, 2010: BettyConfidential’s co-founder, Deborah Perry Piscione, is profiled in The New York Times in an article about “Alley to the Valley, ” an invitation-only event bringing East and West Coast women entrepreneurs together. Read about the event, which is co-sponsored by 85 Broads and designed to help East Coast women think and invest more entrepreneurially, here.

The New York Times

November 10, 2010: Sarah Polonsky, senior editor at BettyConfidential, was quoted in “‘Bridalplasty:’ Double-Edged Sword for Reality TV?” on CNN.com. “Anyone emotionally unstable enough to desire that much plastic surgery really needs Botox for the soul,” Polonsky said. Go to CNN.com to read the full article and the rest of Polonsky’s comments.

CNN.com

October 22, 2010: BettyConfidential is recognized as a company that creates new opportunities within the Mid-Atlantic technology community alongside Etsy, The Huffington Post and more as one of AlwaysOn’s Venture Summit Mid-Atlantic Top 100. Click here to read the article.

AlwaysOn

October 13, 2010: Oprah references BettyConfidential’s poll  showing that women lie about their weight on their driver’s licenses during her “Are Your Normal?” show!

Oprah!

September 16, 2010: BettyConfidential is recognized as a pioneering company in the digital entertainment age and is selected as one of the 2010 OnHollywood 100 Top Private Companies by AlwaysOn. Click here to read the article.

AlwaysOn 100

July 27, 2010: BettyConfidential’s co-founder, Deborah Perry Piscione, was interviewed by The New York Times about a very hot topic — maternity leave for working women. Click here to read the article.

The New York Times

June 24, 2010: BettyConfidential partners with Six Apart. Click here to see the press release.

June 23, 2010: BettyConfidential was selected as one of ForbesWoman’s Top 100 Websites for Women in 2010.

Forbes Woman

June 3, 2010: BettyConfidential’s Style+Beauty Editor to Speak at a Spa Week-hosted event during NYC’s Internet Week. Click here to see the press release.

Spa Week

April 28, 2010: BettyConfidential.com wins Editorial Excellence at min’s Best of the Web Awards. Click here to see the press release.

min online

March 3, 2010: BettyConfidential.com breaks Comscore’s Top 10 for Beauty/Fashion/Style category. The site is also a finalist for Min’s Editorial Excellence Award. Click here to see the press release.            

December 9, 2009: Myrna Blyth, BettyConfidential’s Editor-in-Chief, was named one of Min’s “Top 21 Social Media Superstars.” Click here for the press release.

Min's 21 Social Media Superstars


November 10, 2009:
Deborah Perry Piscione, Betty’s co-founder, is one of the recipients of the Women’s Initiative “Women-Owned Business of the Year” award. Click here for the press release.
Women's Initiative

September 28, 2009:  My Fox National mentioned “Mean Betty’s” article on the Spanish Prime Minister’s daughters.  

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September 8, 2009: Fox News ran our interview with Joan Rivers.

July 31, 2009: The ladies of The View discussed Betty’s story 5 Best Spots to Meet the Father of Your Children.

April 16, 2009: Betty special correspondent, Lisa Bloom, appeared on Dr. Phil to talk about sexting.

April 10, 2009: The San Francisco Chronicle noted that Deborah Perry Piscione, Betty’s co-founder, was part of a brainstorming power breakfast in which the 15 attendees discussed breast cancer research with Nancy Brinker, founder of the Susan G. Komen for the Cure foundation (and sister of Komen, who died in 1980).

March 27, 2009: Lisa Bloom appeared on CNN’s HLN to discuss her exclusive story on BettyConfidential.com Why Gloria Allred Was Fired by Octomom.

March 26, 2009: MTV.com covered Betty’s scoop: Nick Jonas Dating Jordan PruittLink to article.

March 2009: Good Housekeeping covered our survey: Why Women Lie. Link to Article.

February 28, 2009: The Washington Post quoted our story “Mommy Bloggers on Michelle Obama.” Link to article.

February 20, 2009: MSNBC reported on Betty’s use of revolutionary technology to cover the Oscars. Link to Article.

February 9, 2009: The Wall Street Journal covered Betty’s scoop that Meg Whitman intends to run for governor of California. Link to Article.

 

February 9, 2009: ABC, Cleveland covered our release Betty’s Bests: Top 5 Best Places to Meet the Guy of Your Dreams. Link to Video.

Feburary 9, 2009: NBC Bay Area interviewed Deborah Perry Piscione about breaking the news that Meg Whitman is planning to run for governor of California. Link to Video.

February 4, 2009: NBC interviewed Betty’s co-founder Deborah Perry Piscione about our release Betty’s Bests: Top 5 Best Places to Meet the Guy of Your Dreams. Link to Article and Video.

 

December 21, 2008: The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette interviewed Betty’s editor-in-chief, Myrna Blyth, about her move from magazines to the Web. Link to Article.

December 17, 2008: The Miami Herald included data from our survey: How Women are Drastically Affected by the Current Economy and interviewed Betty’s co-founder Deborah Perry Piscione. Link to Article.

December 10, 2008: The Wall Street Journal covered our survey:  How Women are Drastically Affected by The Current Economy. Link to Article

December 3, 2008: The New York Observer covered the appointment of Myrna Blyth as editor-in-chief of BettyConfidential.com. Link to Article.

November 19, 2008: The Philadelphia Inquirer covered our Feel-the-Pulse-of Women™ survey on female breadwinners. Link to Article.

October 25, 2008: The SF Gate, home of the San Francisco Chronicle, also covered our survey: How Women are Drastically Affected by The Current Economy. Link to Article.

October 13, 2008: The Miami Herald covered our survey: How Women are Drastically Affected by The Current Economy. Link to article.

 

October 8, 2008: Deborah Kotz of U.S. News and World Report covered our survey: How Women are Drastically Affected by The Current Economy. Link to article.

September 12, 2008: Congressional Quarterly covered our survey: What Women Think of Sarah Palin. Link to article.

September 11, 2008: NBC interviewed Deborah Perry Piscione, BettyConfidential.com co-founder, about our survey: What Women Think of Sarah Palin: Link to video

 

August 17, 2008: BettyConfidential.com is profiled in the San Francisco Chronicle as one of the leaders of the new crop of women’s web sites. Read the article: Link to article.

San Francisco Chronicle

August 15, 2008: BettyConfidential.com’s Ask Real Guys’ Steven Gaffney is interviewed on ABC’s the View from the Bay where he discusses “Is your man lying to you?” Watch the segment: Link to Video.

ABC's View from the Bay

July 2, 2008: BettyConfidential.com’s Julie Ryan Evans is interviewed by New Jersey’s largest local newspaper, the Star-Ledger, on how to stay sane during the holiday weekend. Read the article: Link to Article.

Star-Ledger of New Jersey

June 20, 2008: BettyConfidential.com’s co-founder Deborah Perry Piscione is interviewed on ABC’s the View from the Bay where she discusses the results of our latest Feel-the-Pulse-of-WomenTM poll. Watch the segment: Link to Video.

ABC the View from the Bay

June 10, 2008: BettyConfidential.com’s Nicole Christie is featured on KDKA Radio, The Voice of Pittsburgh. Listen to the podcast: Link to Podcast.

KDKA NewsRadio

June 4, 2008: BettyConfidential.com’s Feel-the-Pulse-of-WomenTM survey on women who are breadwinners is featured in the Arizona Republic. Read the article: Link to Article.

The Arizona Republic

June 2, 2008: BettyConfidential.com’s founder Deborah Perry Piscione is interviewed and BettyConfidential.com is featured on ABC’s Good Morning America Now. Watch the segment: Link to Video.

Good Morning America Now

May 21, 2008: BettyConfidential.com’s Feel-the-Pulse-of-WomenTM survey on women who are breadwinners is featured by the Seattle Post-Intelligencer. Read the article: Link to Article.

Seattle Post-Intelligencer

May 19, 2008: BettyConfidential.com’s Feel-the-Pulse-of-WomenTM survey on women and the pressure to have children is featured in the Four Corners Business Journal. Read the article: Link to Article.

Four Corners Business Journal

May 5, 2008: BettyConfidential.com announces that it has recruited a top team of editors. Read the press release: Link to Press Release (PDF).

April 21, 2008: BettyConfidential.com’s Managing Director Julie Evans is interviewed on The Maria Sanchez Show, NewsTalk radio station KTVA 1520 AM, Ventura County California. Listen to the interview: Link to Audio Interview.

April 9, 2008: BettyConfidential.com reports polling results on Women and Elections 2008. Read the press release: Link to Press Release (PDF).

April 2, 2008: BettyConfidential.com announces The 10 Most Inspirational Women of 2008. Read the press release: Link to Press Release (PDF).

March 20, 2008: Our BettyConfidential.com staff was interviewed on KGO Newstalk Radio about pending California legislation proposing dedicated parking spaces for pregnant women.

KGO Radio

March 16, 2008: Local New York City CBS Radio affiliate, Fresh 102.7, interviews BettyConfidential.com co-founder, Deborah Perry Piscione.

CBS Radio

March 15, 2008: BettyConfidential.com and several BettyConfidential.com users are profiled on the widely syndicated TechNow! television program.

TechNow!

March 13, 2008: BettyConfidential.com’s co-founder, Deborah Perry Piscione, is profiled in the San Jose Mercury News. Read the article: Link to the Article.

San Jose Mercury News

March 13, 2008: BettyConfidential.com is recognized in Condé Nast Portfolio magazine. Read the article: Link to the Article.

Conde Nast Portfolio

March 11, 2008: The BettyConfidential.com launch was covered by several major outlets, including CNBC (Link to Article) and SmartMoney magazine (Link to Article).
     

SmartMoney

CNBC

March 11, 2008: BettyConfidential.com officially launches. Read the press release: Link to Press Release (PDF).

March 10, 2008: Local Las Vegas NBC-TV affiliate, KVBC Channel 3, profiles BettyConfidential.com in the story “Women on the Web.” Watch the segment: Link to Video.

March 9, 2008: msnbc and WCAU-TV of Philadelphia profiled BettyConfidential.com. Read the article: Link to Article.

MSNBC

March 5, 2008: NBC 11, the NBC affiliate for the San Francisco Bay Area, produced a full segment profiling BettyConfidential.com. Watch the segment: Link to Video.

NBC 11

January 14, 2008: Our editor appeared on Broadminded, XM Channel 155.

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