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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Shannon Smith

Los Angeles, CA
BeautySmith founder, Shannon Smith, is a top beauty expert focusing on education and services as well as consulting for spas, celebrities and skincare professionals around the United States. Her clientele has included Mario Lopez, host of Extra TV, actor Tyrese Gibson and model Eloise DeJoria to name a few. Harnessing social platforms to grow her businesses both online and off, Smith's biggest contributor to her success is utilizing platforms such as Twitter to cultivate a thriving private practice. In fact, 95% of Smith's business has originated from relationships she cultivated online. Smith added a charitable endeavor in late 2012 to her lengthy resume, connecting with Sir Richard Branson via Twitter, to help raise funds for a homeless charity... where she spent a day in his shoes!

My Speakers Sessions

Friday, October 25

10:35am CDT