About the Guest
Skip is the past President/CEO of Rangefinder Publishing Inc. responsibility for Rangefinder Magazine, AfterCapture Magazine, the WPPI Convention & Trade Show. Skip has served as president of Hasselblad USA for twelve years. He has been a guest editor and consultant for Photo District News, educational consultant for PhotoPlus Expo, and editorial contributor for Resource Magazine and writes for the new Shutter Magazine. He has served as Industry Advisor and Board member for associations like Professional Photographers of America, IAEPUB and ViewBug. Skip is the recipient of numerous awards and has co-authored six books on photography.
In 2009 he founded Marketing Essentials International a consulting, educational and marketing company for photographer and vendors in the photographic industry. A year later, with Scott Bourne, he co-founded “GoingPro” a blog, podcast and later a book supported by Random House for aspiring professional photographers.
In January, 2013 he launched SkipCohenUniversity.com, now considered one of the fastest growing sites and blogs in professional photography. The site is an educational resource center for aspiring and working professional photographers. Skip also teaches regular workshops on marketing and business.