KEEN—for Keeping Entrepreneurs Engaged and Networking—is convening an eclectic and exciting group of top digital tastemakers, leaders, founders and innovators all under one roof from October 24 to 27, 2013 in a three-day B2B and B2C event and expo. This inaugural conference in Nashville welcomes social influencers, journalists, editors, developers, start-ups, small businesses and Fortune 500 brands to come meet, collaborate, and learn about innovative technologies and new platforms in the areas of travel, technology, food and spirits, family and entertainment.

Omni Nashville, which opened its doors on Sept. 30, is KEEN’s official hotel sponsor and the site of all content and programming. Speakers and special guests will engage their audiences on all levels with talks about targeted advertising, using social for good, Millennial marketing, email campaigns, visual messaging, digital media ethics and much more. Keep up to date with the summit schedule as it evolves.
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Adam Keats

Weber Shandwick
Senior Vice President of Digital
Chicago, IL

For nearly two decades, Adam Keats has been at the forefront of not only understanding new technology, but figuring out how it can best be applied to brand marketing efforts. As a senior vice president of digital at Weber Shandwick, Adam understands the business dynamics, processes needed and models to create a social business culture. He is responsible for the successful implementation of all client digital and social marketing campaigns, from strategic planning to creative ideation to project execution, emphasizing programs that overlap paid, owned and earned media. Client leadership includes programs for the national got Milk? Milk Mustache Campaign, Oscar Mayer, General Mills, Kellogg’s, Hanes, Motorola Mobility, DiGiorno McCormick Spices, Campbell’s Soup, the National Pork Board, Cherries Marketing Institute and World Kitchen.