Sure the affiliate community is currently abuzz with the goings-on of AffCon Miami, but many of us are already quietly prepping up for January. That’s when the bell rings for the first major affiliate marketing event of 2011: Affiliate Summit West in Las Vegas. Anyone who has been to at least one of these events knows that it can be a lot to take in. That’s why in the weeks leading up to ASW 2011, we’ll be featuring profiles on some of the event’s noted speakers, like Shawn Collins, Stephanie Lichtenstein, and more! Watch this space.