Jan Walsh is a writer and web entrepreneur.
"Success is Plan A. There is no Plan B." is Jan Walsh's maxim. And as both a writer and Internet entrepreneur, Walsh aspires to do it right the first time, then replicate the success.
Jan's career first evolved from educator to editorial manager for a software company. She reinvented her career again in 2004 as a published writer and columnist. Envisioning the Internet as a platform to syndicate her local wine and food columns in 2006 led Walsh to pioneer the concept of profile based internet directories, executing in multiple verticals and multiple markets, on the Internet. Today she is the founder of and partner of four digital publishing companies: Jan Walsh, LLC, Walsh Media, LLC, LocalLawyers.com, LLC and GulfCoastRestaurants.com, LLC.
in 2006 and
in 2007. Upon the success of these websites, Jan grew her digital publishing company, Jan Walsh, LLC, in 2008 to include
In 2009 Walsh and her business, Walsh Media, LLC founded BirminghamDoctors.com. As founder and developer, Jan was named
Birmingham Business Journal's
Health Care Heroes - Health Care Innovator 2009. The awards honor the best and brightest in Birmingham’s dynamic medical field. These awards were created several years ago to honor the talented individuals, companies and organizations who are helping Birmingham’s health care industry become one of the nation’s leaders.
launched as a partner site to
. In 2011, the restaurants site expansion to other markets began with the launch of
launches in 2014.
Jan's food related site,
features her gourmet food and food products recommendations.
Jan is the president and founder of
, LLC, and its portfolio of legal profile based directory websites:
. The Alabama State Bar has partnered with
to offer internet marketing, reputation management and lawyer referrals on these city sites and on
. Local Lawyers has Local Association Partnerships with the Birmingham Bar Association, Huntsville-Madison County Bar Association, Mobile Bar Association, and Montgomery County Bar Association.
Copyright 2010 by Jan Walsh