Event Barkers hosts professional Twitter parties for pet-related companies and organizations. Founded in 2011 by pet experts Paris Permenter and Carrie Boyko, Event Barkers hosts parties that offer dog and cat lovers the opportunity to interact online with brands while, at the same time, learning about new products, obtaining information on their pet questions, and enjoying the opportunity to win pet-related prizes.

About Paris Permenter

paris-tiki-horiz copyParis Permenter is the co-publisher along with her husband of the award-winning DogTipper.com and CatTipper.com. Paris has spoken at numerous professional conferences including BlogPaws, BarkWorld Expo, Cat Writers Association, Public Relations Society of America and Society of American Travel Writers.

The author of 33 books including Barkonomics: Tips for Frugal Fidos and DogTipper’s Texas with Dogs, Paris has also been an expert source for many articles on the topics of the economics of pet ownership and pet travel.

About Carrie Boyko

Carrie, Tanner, Oliver CroppedCarrie Boyko’s All Things Dog Blog is a Green and DIY site focusing on dog owner-support with feature articles on pet problem solving and bonding with your dog, Dog Training and Veterinary columns, pet product reviews and giveaways.

A former print writer turned Internet publisher, Carrie wrote regularly for FIDO Friendly magazine’s blog for more than a year while developing All Things Dog Blog to become an emerging player in pet social media. Her writing is seen on more than a dozen sites around the pet blogging world.

Diane Silver

Silver IMG_6991-1Diane Silver is a writer, public relations consultant and creator of the blog To Dog With Love. Inspired by her Havanese dogs Rocco and Cosmo, Diane shares her expertise in the areas of pet travel, pet friendly home, and active dog pursuits including agility, hiking and other pet friendly activities.

Diane works with companies in the home improvement, interior design and pet industries and she believes a house is not home without a dog. Her clients have included companies such as The Home Depot, Lowe’s, 3M, DuPont, Ford Motor Company, InterContinental Hotels Group, Xerox and The Coca Cola Company.