Featured Speaker – Rodney Williams, CEO and Co-founder, LISNR
Rodney Williams is CEO and Co-founder of LISNR. He was recently selected in 2013 for AdAge’s top 40 marketers under 40 and is aiming to change the way consumers interact with audio as an engagement platform and an intriguing advertising model for brands.
Prior to Lisnr, he spent 4+ years at Procter & Gamble leading a number of Brand Management, digital, and point of entry media efforts, often being noted as one the most innovative young talents within the company. During his time at P&G, he became the 1st marketer to be issued a digital patent (3 Total P&G Patents awarded).
Prior to P&G, he spent 2 years in Business Development for Lockheed Martin and 4+ years leading a collegiate digital agency focusing on consumer acquisitions and CRM management.
Rodney currently holds an M.B.A. from Howard University along with 3 additional degrees including a Masters in Integrated Marketing Communications, a B.A. in Economics and B.B.A in Finance.
Session: Selling Disruption