Tagged: Emerson Spartz
This week, the Time-Turner takes us all the way back to the beginning years of MuggleNet: 1999–2001. Read all about how Emerson Spartz founded MuggleNet, the first midnight release parties, and Rowling’s thoughts on the movie adaptation of “Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone”.
In October 1999, 12-year-old Emerson Spartz formed the first piece of what would later become Spartz Media. In honor of MuggleNet’s 16th birthday, I thought we should take a look at what makes MuggleNet the go to place for “Potter” fans even after the series has been long finished.
No doubt many of you have seen the latest videos gone viral featuring the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge and wondered, “What are they doing?” Take a look at the familiar faces getting in on the challenge to help raise funds and awareness for a great cause!
In this article from the “Reno Gazette-Journal,” Associated Press reporter Hillel Italie interviews MuggleNet founder Emerson Spartz and Leaky Cauldron founder Melissa Anelli about the success of “Harry Potter” fansites.