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Jack+MyersJack Myers is a cultural, economic and technology visionary, award-winning documentary film producer, author, and chairman of MyersBizNet, a community of more than 200 leading global companies focused on advancing the health of business, culture and humanity. His last book, Hooked Up: A New Generation’s Surprising Take on Sex, Politics and Saving the World, won the International Book Award for Youth Issues. Jack is the recipient of the George Foster Peabody Award, won the Crystal Heart Award from the Heartland Film Festival, and has been nominated for both an Academy and Emmy Award for Best Documentary Feature. He has been presented a World Music Award and co-produced the GE Focus Forward Films documentary series with Morgan Spurlock’s cinelan group, in which he is a partner.

Jack is founder of Women Advancing, an all-women’s dual-mentoring support group with 6,000 members in nine chapters; he has been an advocate of empowering young people as mentors and founded First5 to support people in the first five years of their careers. He is leading the development of a new organization, FutureMen, in association with the publication of his new video series and book, The Future of Men: A Species Reborn. He also founded Media Legends, honoring the executives who have led the industry over the past four decades. MyersBizNet publishes MediaBizBloggers, Planet Ed, Wall St. Speaks Out, and Lunch at Michael’s.

Jack’s career includes sales and management positions at CBS, ABC and Metromedia. He is a Board Member of the Newhouse School of Communications at Syracuse University, and served on the Advisory Board for the Steinhardt School of Culture, Education and Human Development at New York University where he studied Media Ecology with Dr. Neil Postman. He is chairman of the International Radio and Television Society (IRTS). He is also a board member of the TD Foundation, serving veteran families impacted by the conflicts in Afghanistan and the Mideast, and of the John A. Reisenbach Foundation, which supports safety in New York City.

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