Speaker

Jed Williams

Chief Innovation Officer, Local Media Association

Williams brings a deep understanding of the local media space having served for 4 years as a Senior Analyst and Vice President of Strategic Consulting for BIA/Kelsey. He also brings considerable growth-stage technology and startup experience from his time as Director of Business Development for Main Street Hub, as well as his tenure at Vendasta as Vice President of Business Development and Strategy.

Williams’ insights on media disruption and transformation have been cited by the New York Times, the Wall Street Journal, USA Today, Bloomberg, FOX Business and the BBC. His work has also been published by the Columbia Journalism School and the Yale School of Management.

The Local Media Association is a thriving and innovative association that serves local media companies (newspapers, TV, radio, directories, pure plays, and more) as well as research and development partners in the industry. As Chief Innovation Officer at Local Media Association, Jed is intensely focused on helping local media companies discover new and sustainable business models.

Talk

Challenges of Local in 2017

When: Day 1 | Wed Jan 25th, 2017 | 1:15 pm – 1:30 pm

industry-wide perspectives on key challenges in local media, and emerging ideas to overcome them in 2017. Read more…