Kent Speakman is a Managing Partner of ENGAGEIA. He was recently honored as one of the iMedia Top 10 Hottest Digital Marketers of 2011, and his company ENGAGEIA was a finalist, Best Social Media Agency of 2011 at the iMedia Agency Awards.
ENGAGEIA is an interactive, incubation and intelligence agency working with startups and established brands; Speakman Entertainment produces TV & film properties, securing creative, funding & global distribution.
Kent has a wide & influential network having orchestrated a variety of film & technology deals spanning Canada, USA, UK, China and India. He leverages his connections to unite organizations with the right partners, connecting the dots to take projects from concept to completion.
He is an award-winning digital marketing strategist, social media authority, speaker and internationally published writer. Kent co-spears partnership development & owns P&L for the mobile, digital and social media teams at ENGAGEIA. He has a track record of helping start ups, big brands and fast-growing companies effectively navigate the world of online media, websites, blogs, communities, social networks, and developing branded entertainment, virtual worlds and video games. ENGAGEIA is also involved in VC & M&A arenas, working closely with successful client partners that have proven disruptive technologies.
Kent also sits as an Advisory Board Director for iKaptial, a leading technology, film distribution & media micro-venture capital corporation with head offices in London England, Princeton New Jersey & Chennai India.
Speakman has won-over studios, networks and big brands for his innovative entertainment & digital marketing strategy. He has been acknowledged and quoted in best selling books on management, sales and business relationships. He presents at International film festivals & digital conferences on the future of TV, Apps, Mobile, Social & Digital Media.