Because this year’s event is virtual, you do not need to select your schedule in advance, but we do recommend planning your week ahead of time for an easier time navigating the virtual platform. Pre-conference workshops will be released on demand on Monday, October 12th and Industry Forums will be released on Friday, October 16th - check your emails for login instructions. All breakout/track sessions will be released on Tuesday, October 13th at 4:00pm EDT for on demand viewing. All event content will be available on demand for six months. Please note all times are shown in Eastern Time.
Named one of the top 50 Influential Women in Content Marketing, Jacquie Chakirelis is an award-winning marketing and media professional with over 20 years experience successfully marketing some of the largest brands in the country. As a media entrepreneur, one of her proudest achievements is the founding of a nationally-syndicated talk radio program and podcast, Family Matters Radio. The thirteen-year media company was a pioneer in women-issue programming that was honored by five Society of Professional Journalism awards. She was part of the community team to launch the national social network MomsLikeMe.com in over 80 communities across the Gannett media network. As the on-air contributor for NBC-TV, she produced multiple on-air stories to attract and engage a female/mom-focused audience. As Senior Strategy Director with Advance Ohio, she collaborated with a team of strategists working with the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, Content Marketing Institute and Hard Rock Rocksino and other client partners in both B2B and B2C verticals. Most recently, she served as the Director of Marketing for the Great Lakes Science Center, one of the major attractions in Ohio and one of only 11 NASA visitor centers in the country. Today she is a marketing consultant and national public speaker. She engages audiences with keynotes, workshops and breakout sessions on marketing topics to help them grow their brand in today's digital and consumer-centric world. As a personal branding consultant, she hosted a podcast series called PlatformFM and is a regular guest contributor on several marketing podcasts.