Monday, June 20, 2016

“Genealogy Connection” Joins “The Genealogy GuysSM Podcast”

NOTE from DearMYRTLE: The following was received from our friends at Aha! Seminars.

Aha! Seminars, Inc., Announces New Podcast
“Genealogy Connection” Joins “The Genealogy GuysSM Podcast”

TAMPA, FL, 20 June 2016 – Aha! Seminars, Inc., provider of training, consulting, and
production of podcasts for the library and genealogical community, announces today
that it is launching a new genealogy podcast titled Genealogy Connection, sponsored
by Findmypast.

Genealogy Connection
will present interviews with genealogical speakers, authors,
librarians and archivists, database service providers, software and technology
developers, and other leaders in the community. Each episode will be approximately
one hour in length, hosted by noted genealogical speaker, author, and podcaster Drew
Smith. The first episode of the new podcast will debut the week of 27 June 2016.
“We are excited to add an informative and fun interview show for the genealogical
community,” says Smith, who also is vice-president of Aha! Seminars, Inc. “Interviews
have been very popular with our audience, and our listeners are eager to learn from the
perspectives of others in the community.”

Genealogy Connection joins with The Genealogy Guys Podcast, which debuted on 5
September 2005 and is the longest-running podcast with thousands of listeners around
the world. Genealogy Connection will alternate with episodes of The Genealogy Guys
Podcast, and all episodes are free for download at and from
the iTunes store, or by subscription from iTunes and/or with podcatcher software. All
subscribers to The Genealogy Guys Podcast will automatically receive episodes of the
Genealogy Connection podcast.

About Aha! Seminars, Inc.
Aha! Seminars, Inc., ( was founded in 1996 by George G.
Morgan. Based in the Tampa Bay, Florida, area, it has provided training and consulting
to libraries and library consortia and to the genealogical community for over twenty
years. The company has also produced The Genealogy Guys Podcast for almost 11

About Findmypast
Findmypast ( is a British-owned world leader in online
genealogy. It has an unrivalled record of online innovation in the field of family history
and 18 million registered users across its family of online brands, which includes
Mocavo, Genes Reunited, The British Newspaper Archive amongst others.

About Drew Smith
Drew Smith is aa academic librarian at the University of South Florida Library in Tampa,
Florida. He is a well-respected speaker and author, whose new book, Organize Your
Genealogy: Strategies and Solutions for Every Researcher
has just been published by
Family Tree Books. He is the recipient of the prestigious 2016 Filby Award for
Genealogical Librarianship.

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