#myTMT – Michelle Blanc
President of Analyweb and Yulbiz
Michelle Blanc is the founder and president of Analyweb, a consulting company specializing in e-business management and marketing. She co-founded Yulbiz.org, an international movement of gatherings for business bloggers that now spans seven countries. She is a graduate of the first class of Master of Sciences in electronic commerce with a specialization in management in Canada (HEC Montréal). Michelle has authored numerous scientific, research, academic and “how to” publications, and she maintains a blog at michelleblanc.com, which several sources describe as one of the most influential French blogs in the world. Her blog is also one of the favourites of the prestigious French portal Strategies.fr and she has received the honour of being the personality for the Yahoo Canada Big Idea Chair (PDF).
Michelle has been involved with the analysis and implementation of cutting-edge e-business-related technologies, management and marketing activities, and strategies in a wide range of industries. She has provided research and advice to Fortune 500 companies, as well as small businesses, government agencies and associations. She is also among the 50 Canadian experts consulted by Industry Canada to help determine objectives and policies for its internal and external position on the Canadian e-economy to such international forums as the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development.
As a speaker, she began her journey at the prominent Council on e-business innovation of The Conference Board of Canada. She has been speaker ever since, in Canada and abroad.