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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Kristy Sammis

Clever Girls Collective
Napa, CA

Kristy Sammis is co-founder and CMO of Clever Girls Collective. With nearly 20 years of strategic and visionary marketing leadership, Kristy has been instrumental in shaping how brands connect with women online since WAY before anyone was calling it “social media.” Along with her partners, she’s taken the Clever Girls brand from start-up to something of a native-advertising empire. Prior to launching CGC, Kristy ran the renowned BlogHer Conferences, developing the first blogger-sponsor programs of their kind. Kristy still blogs when she finds the time, thinks she’s funnier than she is, and lives in Napa Valley with her husband (whom she met on Craigslist) and two small children, whose births she live-Tweeted (yep).

My Speakers Sessions

Saturday, October 26

10:50am CDT