Jason E. Klein is an experienced media CEO and builder of digital and traditional businesses who has led two successful turnarounds. He is founder and CEO of On Grid Ventures LLC, an advisory and investment firm in digital media, marketing, and information; a Managing Director at Empirical Media; a member of New York Angels; Board Member and Chair of External Relations for Harvard Business School Alumni Angels of Greater New York; and a mentor at several NYC-area incubators. Mr. Klein is on the advisory board for72Lux, the leading e-commerce solution for publishers. Mr. Klein was most recently President and CEO of NNN, the leading national network for local media, and Mr. Klein led its expansion from a focus on daily print newspapers to a full line provider of scalable, integrated marketing solutions encompassing web, mobile, and tablet formats; targeted hyperlocal and suburban properties; and Hispanic and other ethnic segments. NNN is a limited partnership of 25 of the largest U.S. local media companies including Tribune, Gannett, Hearst, Advance Newhouse, New York Times, and the Washington Post; and serves blue chip clients such as Procter & Gamble and IBM. Under Mr. Klein’s leadership, NNN delivered record results and led in the use of media effectiveness metrics.
6:30pm – Refreshments & networking
7:00pm - Speaker presentation
7:45pm - Q &A
8:00pm – More networking