Speaker Profile

Jack Myers
Founder / AdvancingDiversity.org and MediaVillage

Jack Myers, is a media ecologist and founder of MediaVillage, the premier thought-leadership and industry communications platform for media, marketing, advertising services, ad-tech, and entertainment companies. Jack has advised hundreds of leading corporations on media, cultural and technology trends, and is founder of AdvancingDiversity.org, WomenAdvancing.org, and 1stFive.org. Jack is author of The Future of Men: Masculinity in the Twenty-First Century; Hooked Up: A New Generation’s Surprising Take on Sex, Politics and Saving the World; Virtual Worlds and Social Media: Rewiring Our Emotional DNA; and Reconnecting with Customers: Building Brands in The Relationship Age. His prescient insights and counsel have made him one of the foremost global experts on the impact of technological advances on culture, society, business, advertising, marketing and human connections. He has been honored with a George Foster Peabody Award and Academy and Emmy Award nominations for Best Documentary Feature. Jack is a member of the Dean’s Advisory Board for the S.I. Newhouse School of Communications at Syracuse University, board chairman of the International Radio & Television Society Foundation, a trustee of She Runs It, and a board member of the John A. Reisenbach Foundation and TD Foundation. His TEDWomen Talk on The Future of Men can be viewed at www.futureofmen.com  and you can follow him at www.jackmyers.com.