Dave Kerpen is the CEO of Likeable Local, a social media software for small businesses, as well as the chairman & former CEO of Likeable Media, an award-winning social media and word-of-mouth marketing firm. He is also the author of 3 books: Likeable Social Media, Likeable Business, and Likeable Leadership.

Dave & his wife Carrie started Likeable Media, 1 of Facebook’s Top 65 Preferred Developer Consultants as well as the only 3-time WOMMY Award winner for excellence from the Word of Mouth Marketing Association (WOMMA).

Dave is part of LinkedIn’s Thought Leader Program and has been featured on CNBC’s “On the Money”, ABC World News Tonight, CBS Early Show, the New York Times, and countless blogs. Dave has also keynoted at dozens of conferences across the globe and webinars for organizations such as WOMMA, TEDx, SXSW, and the American Marketing Association.