About Dave Kerpen is the founder and CEO of Likeable Local as well as co-founder and chairman of Likeable Media, an award-winning social media and word-of-mouth marketing firm. Dave and his wife and COO Carrie have transformed theKBuzz into Likeable, one of Facebook’s Top 65 Preferred Developer Consultants. Dave has been featured on CNBC’s “On the Money," ABC World News Tonight, the CBS Early Show, BBC World News, and the New York Times. Within the past year, Dave has spoken in Athens, for the Wharton Club, and at SXSW, TEDx, and OMMA Global. Dave’s first book, a New York Times bestseller, is “Likeable Social Media: How to Delight Your Customers."