Micki Krimmel

Micki Krimmel
Founder, Sugar Packet, Inc.

Website | @Mickipedia

Micki Krimmel is the founder of NeighborGoods.net, a community where you can save and earn money by sharing stuff with your neighbors. Why buy when you can borrow?

Micki has been building online communities for almost a decade. She founded the interactive department at Participant Media, where she created the company’s first online community and led the social media efforts for Al Gore’s An Inconvenient Truth. She also ran the community department at Revver.com and has provided product and social media consulting for numerous startups and media companies.

Micki is a long time contributor to Worldchanging.com and co-authored the award winning book, Worldchanging: A User’s Guide to the 21st Century. She also blogs for The Huffington Post, Shareable.net, and Mickipedia.com. Her videoblogs have been viewed millions of times. Micki has been featured in countless online and print publications including Wired Magazine, SXSW, .net Magazine, and O Magazine. She was recently featured as Mitchum’s Hardest Working Web Entrepreneur.

Micki is a frequent speaker and panelist discussing online communities and sustainability issues. She is also an all-star roller derby skater with the Los Angeles Derby Dolls.

Sessions

Big Ideas 2010
Micki Krimmel (Sugar Packet, Inc.)
Average rating: ***..
(3.60, 5 ratings)
Sharing content on the web is old news. The new wave of applications is all about sharing physical objects IRL (In Real Life). Services that connect people to share household items, cars and even bedrooms have been all the rage recently. How do you encourage neighbors to trust each other? This session will cover what's required to build a community of trust that supports sharing in real life. Read more.
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