Jack Myers is founder of MyersBizNet and MediaVillage; a veteran trends and economic forecaster; consultant to leading marketers, media companies, agencies and industry service organizations; author and global advocate for the role and value of media to society, culture and business. MyersBizNet drives business objectives for clients through The Myers Report research and market intelligence, MediaVillage content creation and distribution engine, and Jack Myers Knowledge Exchange education and diversity initiatives. He is author of five books on cultural transformation and has been honored with a George Foster Peabody Award for journalistic excellence and Academy and Emmy Award nominations for Best Documentary Feature. Jack has a Masters Degree in Education and Media Ecology from New York University and is a graduate of the S.I. Newhouse School of Communications at Syracuse University. You can read Jack’s cultural and economic commentaries at MediaVillage.