For media inquiries on food allergies, social media, blogging, parenting or other topics I discuss here, you can reach me via email or by phone 612-597-9476.

Honored to be included:

Channel Twelve NW Community Television story Orange pumpkins turn teal for food allergy sufferers 10/30/2015

Minneapolis Star Tribune story Trick-or-treaters with allergies can look for the teal pumpkin 10/27/2015

St. Paul Pioneer Press story Transition to chip-embedded credit cards has been bumpy 10/10/2015

Children’s Minnesota Mighty Blog Pedcast Missy Berggren on Food Allergies 5/11/2015

St. Paul Pioneer Press story Teal pumpkins mean safer Halloween for kids with food allergies 10/31/2014

Minneapolis Star Tribune blog Food Allergy Resource Fair & Trick or Treating this Weekend in Hopkins 10/9/2014

Minneapolis Star Tribune blog Are Sleepovers Becoming a Thing of the Past?  9/10/2014

Minneapolis Star Tribune featured in story Preparing for school when your child has a food allergy 08/12/2013

The Wake Up Call Radio Show guest on food allergy show 6/29/2013

Pioneer Press quoted in story Ignite Minneapolis gives shy people 5 minutes of fame 5/30/2013

Ignite Minneapolis featured speaker at event on food allergies. See video archive here. 5/29/2013

WCCO 830 AM interviewed by Moose Miller about Food Allergies 3/23/2013

Minneapolis Star Tribune quoted in story Frustrated Parents Say App Ratings Fall Short 1/24/2013

St. Paul Pioneer Press story Connecticut shooting weighs on Twin Cities parents on first school day after massacre 12/17/12

Minneapolis Star Tribune quoted in a story Making Halloween safe for kids with food allergies 10/2012

St. Paul Pioneer Press story featuring the Minnesota Blogger Conference & our promo item Peel a Sticker from your Phone 9/2012

Interval Marketing Podcast guest on Arrogant Healthcare Marketing Bastards 6/2012

Minneapolis Star Tribune quoted in story Social media: A new mom’s best friend 5/13/2012

Minneapolis Star Tribune quoted in story Face to Face, Not Facebook 11/22/2011

Minnesota Women in Marketing and Communications featured on cover Social Media Snapshots 11/2011

KARE11 news (NBC affiliate) featured as Top Tweep of the Twin Cities 7/1/2011

WCCO news (CBS affiliate) story on Scaling Back to Enjoy Your Kids Summer 6/3/2011

WCCO news (CBS affiliate) Morning news story on the top 50 Women of Twitter for 2011 5/5/2011 The Nifty 50 Top Women of Twitter for 2011 5/4/2011

Medical Marketing & Media Much ado about mommy bloggers, mobile apps and paid posts 3/2/11

BNET.COM: CBS Interactive Business Network Abbott Pays Bloggers for Positive Reviews of Its Similac App 2/23/11

Special Events Galore! Networking, Service Events Bond Volunteering Colleagues. March 2011 issue.

CalorieLab 23 Must-Follow Food Allergy Twitter Accounts 1/1/11

Minneapolis St. Paul Business Journal Twin Cities Top Social Media Personalities Named. 12/10/10

Twin Cities Business Twin Cities Social Media “Titans” Recognized 12/14/10

Minnesota Parent Real Parents feature, December 2010 issue.

MinnPost The People Who are Leading Social Media in the Twin Cities, 12/3/10

Fox 9 News at 10 interviewed in story Amazon disables pedophile book link (click play to watch video clip). 11/11/10 See original post I wrote covering the story Amazon sells pedophile book, Mom’s get mad.

Minneapolis Star Tribune quoted in Lawyer by day, blogger by night on niche blogging. 11/6/10

KARE11 news (NBC affiliate) – TV appearance Missy and Macy’s Get Fit Event 10/13/10.
MinnPost MN Blogger Conference puts PR folks out front featuring the MN Blogger Conference (I was a co-founder and planner) 9/9/10. See my post recapping the conference: 2010 MN Blogger Conference.
Twitterview with Joel Carlson Twitterview with Missy Berggren(archive) 6/4/10
Twin Cities Spark featured as a prominent Minnesota blogger, read the interview. 4/12/10.
Fox 9 Morning Buzz TV appearance presenting baby safety products, 9/17/09. Also see follow up post on baby safety products for more information.
Best Local Blog Nominee in Nickelodian’s Parents’ Picks annual awards. 2009.
St. Paul Pioneer Press, the Daily Juggle Parenting Blog, featured in post about my dear friend Emilie “And the Web Weeps.” 1/1/09

You can also find me here (Guest posts):

MinnPost Five Apps to Improve Your Productivity April 2011

PRevolution Blog Closing the Book on Yellow Pages January 2011

Minneapolis Star Tribune Ten Family Activities to Cure Cabin Fever in the Twin Cities December 2010

MinnPost The Perfect Day After Thanksgiving Soup November 2010

Minnesota Baby Expo speaker on Join the Mom Blog Movement. 4/11/10
Minneapolis Star Tribune“Halloween with Food Allergies” 10/26/09
Minneapolis Star Tribune“Watching for Food Allergies.” 7/27/09


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