SOURCE: Digital World Expo

July 19, 2011 06:00 ET

Walgreens Social Media Director to Deliver Keynote at First Ever Digital World Expo

Adam Kmiec and Other Specialists to Be Announced in Weeks Leading Up to the Anticipated Conference and Exhibition

LAS VEGAS, NV--(Marketwire - Jul 19, 2011) - Digital World Expo announced today that Adam Kmiec, Director of Social Media for Walgreens, the country's largest pharmacy retailer, will be giving a keynote address during the Sept. 25-27th conference at the Mirage Resort and Casino.

Kmiec leverages social media platforms and channels to connect Walgreen's 5.9 million daily customers with their 250,000 employees. For nearly 14 years, he has worked for some of the most forward-thinking organizations in the world while helping some of the most dynamic brands find success in the interactive and social spaces, such as BMW, Nikon, the U.S. Army and others. His career spans both the client and agency sides of the marketing and advertising industries, covering stops at renowned organizations, including Fallon, Leo Burnett and ConAgra Foods.

"I'm looking forward to speaking at the premiere Digital World Expo," said Kmiec. "I'm hoping to challenge people's preconceived notions about the methods of doing business in today's media."

"Conversations with Adam often flow into bold perspectives about today's media," said Shawn Rorick, the event's founder. "We expect to hear some profound assessments of where he believes our near future will take us."

Digital World Expo is a new media conference connecting the nation's top digital marketers. Keynotes will emphasize the future of digital media and their own expectations on how it will impact both consumers and media professionals. The conference will feature experts on all forms of cutting-edge communication tools with over 30 interactive media topics and an exhibit hall for professionals seeking new channels to reach consumers.

For more information about the upcoming event, classes, speakers and registration visit www.digitalworldexpo.com.