Second Annual AdThrive Summit
October 16-18, 2019 in Austin, TX
Accelerate Your Business
The AdThrive Accelerate Summit is an exclusive, one-of-a-kind event designed especially for the best in the business: professional bloggers and digital publishers like you.
We plan the event around a focus on quality and making a difference in the online world. At the Summit, you’ll have access to a highly curated program of expert content, working sessions, and experiences tailored to ensure that you leave inspired and ready to tackle your business head on.
You’ll head home full of ideas and action steps to make your content even more compelling, your marketing more productive, and your site experience even more engaging and attractive.
Erin and Ben Napier, hosts of HGTV’s Home Town, will be kicking off the AdThrive Summit 2019 as our keynote speakers for this year! When they’re not restoring homes, their passion for small-town revitalization and American craftsmanship is evident in their store, Laurel Mercantile Co., where they design and manufacture heirloom wares and durable goods made exclusively in the United States.
They live in Laurel, Mississippi with their infant daughter, Helen.
Fran Hauser is a long-time media executive, startup investor and best-selling author. She's held senior positions at some of the world’s largest digital media businesses, including PEOPLE, InStyle, Entertainment Weekly and AOL. Now a startup investor, Fran was named one of Business Insider's "30 Women In Venture Capital to Watch in 2018." Fran and her book, The Myth of the Nice Girl have been featured on a wide range of outlets including NBC’s Today Show, CNBC, PEOPLE, Fortune, TIME, Fast Company, Oprah.com, Business Insider, Elle, and many more.
Back by popular demand, Bill Hoogterp will be joining us at this year's Summit! Bill gave his first commencement speech while still in his 20s. As he built his career in the nonprofit and online world, he developed a niche: tips and tricks for teaching other people to become great speakers. This system evolved to become Own the Room.
He has delivered Own The Room methodology, leadership training, and executive coaching to business executives, celebrities, and athletes on five continents and across numerous sectors.
Erin Loechner is founder of award-winning blog Design for Mankind and Other Goose, an online homeschooling community for the early years. A bestselling author, she has presented for renowned international events with clients such as Walt Disney World, IKEA, and Martha Stewart with work showcased in The New York Times, Parenting, Huffington Post, and a two-season HGTV.com web special.
On social media he’s known as Hashtag Jeff, but most people just refer to him as “That SEO Guy”. He has spent most of his career working with businesses and corporations to expand their reach through digital marketing and his most recent calling puts the focus on bloggers and publishers. Jeff's Mastermind course helps equip publishers to be SEO experts in regards to their sites, however, he'll be taking things to the next level at the AdThrive Summit so you don't want to miss it!
Matt Molen is the CEO of Personalized Paths. He is the creator of Email on Autopilot, the premier course for content creators that want to transform their email newsletter into their most powerful marketing tools.
In addition to the course, Matt provides one-on-one consulting & personal coaching to some of the world’s top bloggers.
Personally, Matt enjoys quiet walks on the beach, has a deep rooted fear of frogs, and secretly dreams of replacing Pat Sajak.
The Line Hotel Austin
111 East Cesar Chavez
Austin, TX 78701