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Create Your Own Career

Tuesday, July 7

How do agency leaders start their business? How do freelancers make their ‘side gig’ a full-time career? Learn from experts who have created their own careers as they discuss what it takes to become your own boss and sustain an independent business in the marketing communications field.


  • Jessica Modkins

    Media Executive, Show Host, Author, Public Speaker

    "You only get one time to make a first impression." Jessica Garrett Modkins' award-winning diverse career as a media executive has afforded her the business acumen for success. She is a noted Show Host, Public Speaker, and Author.

  • Daylyn Presley

    CEO & Executive Principal at Skyrocket Clicks

    With more than 15-years of experience as a highly accomplished, results-oriented integrated marketing communications professional, Daylyn Presley has extensive experience in leading agency management, growing brand equity by creating award-winning content, campaigns, and tactics across a wide variety of media vehicles for clients.