A consultant and public speaker, Jed Record trains and guides corporate teams through the quickly changing landscape of emerging marketing technologies. In addition to working with clients and speaking at industry events around the country, Jed is also an adjunct professor of social media marketing at Meredith College’s School of Business. Learn more about Jed’s speaking here.
Jed has earned an MBA in Finance & Marketing from UNC’s Kenan-Flagler Business School. As a successful three time entrepreneur, Jed was recognized in 2015 by UNC’s Kenan-Flagler Business School as an inaugural Adams Apprenticeship Advisor, part of a game-changing mentorship and advisory program designed to pair high performing business school students with innovative, trailblazing entrepreneurs.
Jed’s entrepreneurship experience also includes formal training and real-world execution of the principles of Lean Startup. As a consultant for Moves The Needle, Jed is often called in to facilitate Lean Startup workshops for Fortune 500 companies around the world.
Jed is in the top 0.1% of people speaking about social media, marketing & business as measured by Klout. He has a Klout influence score of 80 and an audience of more than 100,000 followers across his social network profiles. He has been hired by Capital One, Toyota, SanDisk, Rockport for influence marketing campaigns, and named to Top Twenty Digital Marketing Influencers of 2016 by the Webinale Digital Trendsetters Conference. Other influencer measurement organizations also identify Jed as a top influencer including: Klear, Kred, Tap Influence and Webfluential.
Fun fact: At one time Jed was a world class wrestler. Wrestling for the University of North Carolina Tar Heels, and competing in Freestyle and Greco Roman events in Germany, Belgium and the Netherlands. He can certainly take command of the room when it’s time to get the attention of a distracted conference audience.