4 Top Keynotes Announced For Pubcon Las Vegas With Kickoff To Be Revealed

Ted Murphy, Pubcon Las Vegas 2014 Keynote Speaker


Ted Murphy
IZEA
Pubcon Las Vegas 2014 Keynote Speaker

Jay Baer, Pubcon Las Vegas 2014 Keynote Speaker


Jay Baer
Convince & Convert
Pubcon Las Vegas 2014 Keynote Speaker

Duane Forrester, Pubcon Las Vegas 2014 Keynote Speaker


Duane Forrester
Microsoft / Bing
Pubcon Las Vegas 2014 Keynote Speaker

Jason Calacanis, Pubcon Las Vegas 2014 Keynote Speaker


Jason Calacanis
Inside.com / LAUNCH
Pubcon Las Vegas 2014 Keynote Speaker

We’ve already lined up and announced four astounding major keynote speakers for Pubcon Las Vegas 2014, including noted serial entrepreneur Ted Murphy, founder, chief executive and chairman at IZEA, New York Times bestselling digital marketing author Jay Baer, Microsoft’s Duane Forrester, senior product manager in charge of Bing Webmaster Tools, and Jason Calacanis, chief executive and founder of Inside.com and longtime angel investor.

For 2014 we’re featuring more major keynote speakers than any of our events over the past 15 years, and we’re excited to soon reveal our big world-class Tuesday morning kick-off keynote presenter. Keep posted to the Pubcon blog for an exciting forthcoming announcement in the coming days.

PUBCON KEYNOTE SPEAKER TED MURPHY

We’re excited to feature noted serial entrepreneur Ted Murphy, founder, chief executive and chairman at IZEA, who will present one of our majorTed Murphy, Pubcon Las Vegas 2014 Keynote Speaker keynote addresses during Pubcon Las Vegas 2014.

Murphy, a serial entrepreneur who has founded six companies since 1994, will deliver his very first Pubcon keynote address during the week of Pubcon Las Vegas 2014.

Murphy, who’s been called the father of paid blogging, is largely credited with creating the social sponsorship industry. In 2006 Murphy launched PayPerPost.com, the first online marketplace that paid bloggers to create content on behalf of brands. Murphy’s vision for democratizing content and influencer compensation is now a reality in most marketing strategies, from top brands and agencies to small businesses.

PUBCON KEYNOTE SPEAKER JAY BAER

New York Times bestselling digital marketing author Jay Baer will also present a keynote address during Pubcon Las Vegas 2014.

Baer has spent more than two decades in digital marketing, consulting forJay Baer, Pubcon Las Vegas 2014 Keynote Speaker over 700 companies during that period, including 30 of the Fortune 500. At his 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 notable distinction of having started five multimillion-dollar businesses from scratch. Like Murphy, Baer will be delivering his first keynote address to Pubcon audiences in Las Vegas.

PUBCON KEYNOTE SPEAKER DUANE FORRESTER

Microsoft’s Duane Forrester, senior product manager inBing's Duane Forrester, Pubcon Las Vegas 2014 Keynote Speaker. Photo: Bill Branson charge of Bing Webmaster Tools, will also present a major keynote address during Pubcon Las Vegas 2014.

Forrester has more than a decade of experience in direct search and online marketing, including planning advertising campaigns, managing ad buys, and running e-mail programs, and is the author of two business books for digital marketers published by McGraw-Hill, including "How To Make Money With Your Blog and Turn Clicks Into Customers."

PUBCON KEYNOTE SPEAKER JASON CALACANIS

Long-time Internet entrepreneur Jason Calacanis, chief executive and founder of Inside.com and noted angel investor, will also be presenting a keynote address during Pubcon Las Vegas 2014.

Calacanis is a well-known angel investor and has hosted the popular podcast “This Week in Startups” since 2009. After three years of hostingJason Calacanis, Inside.com CEO, Pubcon Las Vegas 2014 Keynote Speaker TechCrunch50, he founded LAUNCH Media, which publishes the LAUNCH Ticker and produces a number of events including the annual LAUNCH Festival in San Francisco, featuring more than 50 technology firm start-ups. Previous LAUNCH graduates include Mint, Dropbox, Yammer, Fitbit and Room 77. Calacanis’ Inside.com launched in the fall of 2013.

Registration is available now to hear Calacanis, Murphy, Baer, Forrester, and our special kick-off keynote speaker to be announced soon, along with more than 100 additional leading technology innovators in cutting-edge sessions during Pubcon Las Vegas 2014 on October 6 – 9, including a stellar updated Pubcon Masters Group training program.

Thanks,
Lane R. Ellis
Lead Editor
Team Pubcon

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