4th Annual Gamification & Digital Engagement Strategies for Business Results
October 18 - 20, 2016 in Chicago
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Jesse Soleil

Porter Novelli
EVP, Global Director of Digital

Jesse Soleil is the leader of Porter Novelli’s global digital practice, which encompasses social media, content marketing, cross-platform audience engagement strategy, and analytics and measurement - soup to nuts. His mandate is to create connected and valuable experiences for audiences wherever they are, across real / traditional and the virtual / digital channels we engage with every day. He works across all accounts and offices around the globe as well as with other Omnicom agencies to develop best practices and audience relevant strategies.


Prior to Porter Novelli, Soleil was founder and CEO of Massiverse, a boutique media entertainment company and before that, he spent eight years with Scholastic Inc., exiting as vice president, emerging media and technology and acting president of the eScholastic division of the company. Jesse also ran the Lab for Informal Learning, Scholastic’s research and development group, developing products for both consumers and educational environments including The 39 Clues.


Jesse has founded three startups, has written several children’s books, designed interactive toys and online and mobile games, has created and developed several TV series’ and is launching the first free educational children’s television channel in Kenya. Jesse is a member of the Producers’ Guild of America and was even invited participate at MIT’s Center for Future Storytelling.