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Megan Shepherd

Megan Shepherd

April 9th, 2014 by

Megan Shepherd grew up in her family’s independent bookstore in North Carolina. An avid reader and world traveler who spent several years in the Peace Corps, Megan now lives with her husband in Asheville, and is a full-time author of young adult thrillers. The Madman’s Daughter (which has been optioned as a feature film by Paramount Pictures) and Her Dark Curiosity are her first novels.

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Josué Cardona

Josué Cardona

April 9th, 2014 by

Josué Cardona is a licensed psychotherapist in Charlotte, NC and he runs GeekTherapy.com, which focuses on how Geek culture is saving the world. Josué hosts the Geek Therapy Podcast and speaks at professional and pop culture conventions about how geeky things are helping people around the world. In his practice, he embraces his client’s geekery, whatever it may be.

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Looking for 2014 Redshirts!

April 3rd, 2014 by

We’re putting out a call – all hands on deck!  GeekOut is looking for our 2014 Redshirts. The Esteemed Redshirts are GeekOut’s elite promotional and operational staff.  In their vestments of crimson, the Redshirts make every element of GeekOut possible, both at the show and in the weeks leading up to it!  Redshirts do everything from manning concessions to handling guests, photo staff to security, and everything in-between. Benefits: Weekend admission to GeekOut in exchange for promotions and partial-day work Complimentary T-shirt, from the finest cotton, exclusive to convention staff Inclusion in the GeekOut staff party Apply here, and then […]

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Katie Correll

Katie Correll

April 2nd, 2014 by

CALLING ALL NERDS! The GeekOut Puppetry Track’s guest of honor, Katie Correll is an engineer, roboticist, and puppeteer whose career has spanned stage and screen. Her credits include The Addams Family (Broadway), A Winters Tale (Shakespeare in the Park), Sesame Street, Robot Theatre; All in the Timing and projects for Disney Imagineering. Katie is also known from Season 2 of TBS’s hit reality show, King of the Nerds.

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Louis Small, Jr.

Louis Small, Jr.

March 31st, 2014 by

Best known as the defining artist on Vampirella in the 1990s, Louis Small, Jr. is a writer, penciller, inker, and cover artist who has been active in the professional comics world for more than two decades. He has also worked on several projects for DC comics, among many other publishers.

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