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KROGER, SCRIPPS, ROCKFISH, DUNNHUMBY PLUS A SURPRISE KEYNOTER ANNOUNCED FOR D² CINCINNATI, SEPT. 22-23, 2014

 

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KROGER, SCRIPPS, ROCKFISH, DUNNHUMBY PLUS A SURPRISE KEYNOTER ANNOUNCED FOR D² CINCINNATI, SEPT. 22-23, 2014

Early Bird Registration Open Until August 29

Cincinnati, OH – August 21, 2014 - D² Cincinnati (Digital Dialogue), the premier digital marketing conference focusing on customer experience, today announced keynote speakers for its September 22-23 conference at Horseshoe Casino in downtown Cincinnati. Keynoters will include:

Matt Thompson, Director of Digital and eCommerce at The Kroger Co., one of the world's largest grocery retailers, with fiscal 2013 sales of $98.4 billion. The Kroger Co., headquartered in Cincinnati, operates under nearly two dozen banners, all focused on the customer experience.

Adam Symson, SVP and Chief Digital Officer, EW Scripps, a Cincinnati based company that serves its customers through an expanding collection of local and national digital journalism and information businesses including online multi-source video news provider Newsy.

Dave Knox, Chief Marketing Officer of Rockfish, a full-service digital innovation partner, also a co-founder of The Brandery, Cincinnati’s startup accelerator that focuses on applying principles of brand marketing to startups.

JB Brokaw, President of North America, Sociomantic Labs, a global leader in personalized digital media and marketing recently acquired by dunnhumbyUSA. Brokaw will be joined by a soon to be announced executive from dunnhumbyUSA. 

Plus, a digital surprise for attendees, Pete Blackshaw, Global Head of Digital and Social Media at Nestle, will join the keynoter lineup via digital technology from his Nestle location in Switzerland. Blackshaw’s accolades include being founder of PlanetFeedback.com, co-founder of the WOMMA, and an Advertising Age columnist. Pete, formerly from Cincinnati, was involved in what’s now D² as early as 2008.

Now in its seventh year, D² Cincinnati is organized by American Advertising Federation (AAF) Cincinnati, the local affiliate of AAF, the oldest national advertising trade association. A limited number of tickets will be sold for the event and early registration is strongly encouraged. Early bird discounted rates are available through August 29.

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