Jobs

Techonomy has opening for two high-impact positions. Be part of our mission to highlight the most cutting-edge issues of tech-based business and social transformation for our community of global leaders and opinion-shapers.

Director of Executive Relations

Are you a resourceful networker, a strategic thinker, with a passion for how technology is transforming business and society?

Techonomy Media is looking for a Director of Executive Relations to help grow and strengthen its community of senior level business leaders.  The ideal candidate will have experience managing databases, be comfortable approaching new prospects by phone, email, and in person, and will thrive as a part of a small yet highly productive team.  The candidate will identify new prospects for events and other activities and articulate to them how Techonomy events and content are relevant to them and their organization.  Additionally, the candidate will develop content and social media to engage with the community between events.

Knowledge and experience with direct marketing, building strategic partnerships, and social media marketing is highly desired. The candidate should have a proven track record working with and presenting to senior level executives and social leaders and be able to function with minimal supervision. We seek exceptional verbal and written communication and interpersonal skills and the ability to manage multiple tasks and perform in a high energy, fast-paced environment.

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Program Director

Working with founder David Kirkpatrick to spearhead Techonomy’s programs, the Program Director will be responsible for speaker recruitment, program development and have extensive management responsibilities before and during Techonomy’s conferences.

Responsibilities include:

  • Program and agenda development
    • Research and develop themes, session concepts and program ideas for conference programs and other Techonomy activities.
    • Research and develop recruitment strategies for potential speakers, ranging from unknown innovators to global leaders.
    • Draft agenda topics and descriptions.
  • Speaker recruitment and management
    • Spearhead speaker invitation, follow up, cultivation and handling.
    • Manage confirmed speakers, ensuring they are up to date on relevant program role, updates and logistics.
    • Serve as main point of contact for confirmed speakers.
    • Oversee the team’s work as we prepare speakers to appear at the conference.
  • On-site Conference management
    • Take responsibility for the smooth functioning of the program.
    • Be the main point of contact for speakers, overseeing speaker wrangling, addressing last-minute changes, and generally insuring things go well.

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Techonomy is a media and events company that champions technology’s role as a driver of social and economic progress. We host our annual flagship Techonomy conference in California and a mid-year event in New York to help leaders understand the transformations underway in business and society. We host a number of other public and private events throughout the year, and publish extensive editorial content at www.techonomy.com.