Austin, TX (PRWEB) March 12, 2014
Pubcon — named a Forbes must-attend conference and an Inc. top conference for growing your business — is happy to announce a major keynote address by New York Times bestselling digital marketing author Jay Baer at Pubcon Las Vegas 2014, which will take place at the Las Vegas Convention Center on October 6 – 9.
Baer has spent over two decades in digital marketing, consulting for more than 700 companies during that period, including 30 of the Fortune 500. At current firm Convince & Convert Baer provides social media and content marketing advice and counsel to leading companies including Oracle, Salesforce.com, California Tourism, Billabong, Hardee’s, and Dole, among others.
A frequent expert source for the press including NPR, USA Today, Time, Real Simple, and CBC, Baer runs one of the world’s top content marketing blogs, and has the distinction of having started five multimillion-dollar businesses from scratch. Baer will be delivering his first keynote address to Pubcon audiences during Pubcon Las Vegas 2014.
“I’m looking forward to delivering my Youtility keynote to the tech-savvy folks at Pubcon Las Vegas 2014 in October,” Baer said.
“We’re especially happy to have real-world expert Jay Baer presenting a major keynote address during Pubcon Las Vegas 2014 on October 6 – 9, and look forward to his unique and humorous insight into 2014′s latest digital marketing research and how businesspeople can use today’s shifts in technology and consumer expectation to make their companies more useful,” said Pubcon founder and chief executive Brett Tabke.
Baer — the world’s second most retweeted person by B2B marketers — hosts the popular Social Pros podcast, and his second book, “Youtility: Why Smart Marketing is About Help not Hype,” has been number three on the New York Times business best seller list, and a runaway number one Amazon best seller.
Baer’s Convince & Convert blog has been named the world’s top content marketing blog by the Content Marketing Institute, and is visited by more than 200,000 marketers monthly.
A noted fixture in social media, Baer has over 109,000 followers on Twitter and is an active venture capitalist, an investor or adviser to more than a dozen early stage technology and social media companies, and has also been a brand marketer and a political consultant, with major roles in state, federal, and presidential electoral campaigns.
Pubcon, the premier social media and optimization conference, will hold its massive Pubcon Las Vegas 2014 event during the week of October 6 – 9, supported by the industry’s leading businesses, speakers, exhibitors, and sponsors involved in social media, digital marketing, search engines, and optimization, offering an in-depth look at the future of technology presented by hundreds of the world’s top speakers in hundreds of provocative and cutting-edge sessions.
Join keynote speakers including Baer, noted serial entrepreneur and IZEA founder Ted Murphy, and at least four additional major Pubcon keynote speakers to be announced in the coming weeks for Pubcon Las Vegas 2014 — the search marketing event of the year in one of the most entertaining cities in the world.
Learn more and register at http://www.pubcon.com.
Pubcon is a multi-track educational conference hosted by Pubcon Inc. Pubcon, supported by the industry’s leading businesses, speakers, exhibitors, and sponsors involved in social media, Internet marketing, search engines, and online advertising, offers an in-depth look at the future of technology presented by the world’s top speakers in provocative cutting-edge sessions.
For more information about the conference, contact Brett Tabke at 512-231-8107 or brett(at)pubcon(dot)com.
For more details about sponsorship and exhibition opportunities, contact Conference Director Jeff Randall at 512-686-1295 or jeff(at)pubcon(dot)com.