Jeff Hilimire is a graduate of the University of North Carolina at Charlotte with a B.S. in computer science. His most recent endeavor is as co-founder and CEO of Dragon Army, located in the Atlanta Tech Village, it's one of Atlanta’s first and only mobile game development studios. Jeff co-founded Spunlogic in 1998 with a friend in his dorm room at UNC-Charlotte, eventually moving the company to his mother's basement in Atlanta. That company, Spunlogic, grew to 75 people over the next ten years and was acquired by Halyard Capital in 2008, forming Engauge. Jeff stayed on as President and Chief Digital Officer and helped Engauge build a robust business until five years later they sold to Publicis Groupe (for a reported $65 million deal) and were merged with Moxie. Jeff serves as advisor on board for numerous companies including AMA, The Metro Atlanta Chamber, the Zoo Atlanta, The Children’s Museum of Atlanta, Leadership Atlanta, and Junior Achievement.
Jeff has over 15 years experience in starting and running a digital marketing agency! If you have any interest in digital marketing and want to know the ins, outs, and pitfalls to being the boss then don't miss Jeff speak, this is going to be one for the books!