About this event
Rodney Williams is CEO and Co-founder of LISNR. He was recently selected in 2013 for AdAge’s top 40 marketers under 40 and is aiming to change the way consumers interact with audio as a engagement platform and a intriguing advertising model for brands. Prior to Lisnr, he spent 4+ years at Procter & Gamble leading a number of Brand Management, digital, and point of entry media efforts, often being noted as one the most innovative young talents within the company. During his time at P&G, he became the 1st marketer to be issued a digital patent (3 Total P&G Patents awarded). Prior to P&G, he spent 2 years in Business Development for Lockheed Martin and 4+ years leading a collegiate digital agency focusing on consumer acquisitions and CRM management. Rodney currently holds a M.B.A. from Howard University along with 3 additional degrees including a Masters in Integrated Marketing Communications, a B.A. in Economics and B.B.A in Finance. Additionally, Rodney is a true connoisseur of vintage Mopeds with pedals, trap music and champagne oysters.
Lisnr is a mobile application that gives you a new way to connect with your favorite artists. You’ll unlock exclusive content created by the artists you love, just for listening to their music. If you have the Lisnr app on your mobile device and play a Lisnr-enabled track, you’ll receive a notification about newly unlocked content, such as a backstage video or an unreleased track.