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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Jeff Jacob

The Song Team
Founder and Songwriter-in-Chief
Nashville, TN

In 1997, Jeff Jacob moved to Nashville and spent a decade as Regional Marketing Director for Borders, working with many notable personalities in the entertainment industry including Gene Simmons of KISS, Bryan Adams, Rascal Flatts, Anderson Cooper, Harry Connick, Jr. and many others. During this time, he also worked as a staff songwriter for The Songs of Love Foundation in New York City.

Following four years directing the marketing programs for Dark Horse Recording, Jeff founded his own teambuilding business, The Song Team, which combines two of his passions: songwriting and professional development. This summer, Jeff added Director of Marketing, Events & Alliances for The Beat of Life to his repertoire of titles, as well.