Readers, I’d like you to meet Shannon!


Name: Shannon Smith
Height: 5’11”
Education: Diploma in Public Relations
Likes: kickboxing, concerts (Deathcab is my fave band), exploring vancouver, eating brunch, Californication, Mad Men, True Blood, nutrition, soccer, Canucks, AVOCADOS, necatrines, The Power of Now (fave book)…
Dislikes: long dirty nails on men (Ben: *looks at nails*), alarm clocks, leprechauns and monkeys.
Favorite Drink: Vodka tonic w/ extra lime
Most Rewarding Life Experience: Living and working in Ghana, Africa
What did you do there? I worked with a women’s micro-credit organization, so basically introducing the concept of saving money by canvassing and collecting money from women to deposit into the bank. I also taught English at an orphanage.
How do you feel about your new role at POF? I’m really excited about it! I’m excited to learn new things about the industry, meet tons of new people, take on new challenges and maximizing advertiser potential.

She will be coming with me to the Affiliate Summit East in New York so don’t be shy in introducing yourself. If you have any questions re: your campaigns, hit her up at It’s always good to get a female perspective on your ads!