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Nettie Hartsock

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Nettie Hartsock

Nettie Hartsock is a 15-year freelance business journalist veteran with an extensive background in editing, writing, and press communications. Nettie has been published in well over 200 outlets including print and online media during her career. She is highly regarded for her interviews with some of the most respected e-business and Internet visionaries including Dr. Peter Sealey, Andrew Goodman, Jon Nordmark, Zach Nelson, Dr. Larry Ponemon, Steve Rubel and Royal P. Farros.

Nettie Hartsock is an author, blogger, speaker and PR consultant. Nettie is a savvy copywriter, interviewer and a veteran case study writer. She is also an expert on helping companies best repurpose their content and powerfully reach their audience by advancing their message one page at a time. Nettie covers this on her widely-read blog (

Nettie writes for leading publications both online and offline including Ziff-Davis Internet Media, PCMag, Smart Company, Digital Life, Baseline, CIO Insight,, SoftwareCEO, WhitePaperSource,, Planet PDF, WebBuyersGuide and others. She is currently Managing Editor for the .

Her case studies have been featured on business sites including Digital Railroad, NetSuite, Navtrak, SoftwareCEO,, and others.

Nettie is also the editor and blogger for the 2 million plus unique visitor site:'s Professional PR and Must Read Business Books blogs.

Nettie has most recently completed her e-book, "Start the Press!" and has helped countless companies increase their media and customer exposure. Her PR seminars are highly lauded for both their content and humor.

Nettie is also a nationally published essayist and short story writer. In her years of interviewing, Nettie has been to the moon with Buzz Aldrin, visited "FutureNet" with Sally Richards, felt unbelievably under-designed interviewing usability guru Dr. Jakob Nielsen and even paddled down "Whiskey River" with Willie Nelson.


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