The second annual New South Digital Marketing Conference will feature keynote speaker Jay Baer and is scheduled for Friday, May 17, at the Marriott Resort & Spa at Grande Dunes in Myrtle Beach. The digital learning conference, co-hosted by The Brandon Agency and Fuel Interactive, provides attendees with the opportunity to engage with and learn from leading industry experts through a variety of breakout sessions. ExactTarget is a sponsor of the event.

Tickets to the conference are available for $99 and expo tables are available for $199. To purchase tickets, individuals should visit

Baer, the president of Convince & Convert, was named one of America’s top three social media consultants by Fast Company magazine. Since 1994, he has consulted with more than 700 companies, including Caterpillar, Nike and Visit California. Following the conference, all registrants will be mailed a complimentary copy of Baer’s forthcoming book “Youtility: Why Smart Companies are Helping Not Selling.”

The Marriott Resort & Spa at Grande Dunes will be offering attendees a special rate of $169* for the night of Thursday, May 16. To book a reservation at this rate, call (800) 228-9290 or visit *Does not include hotel fees or taxes

“Last year’s inaugural conference was a resounding success and a sold out event,” said Scott Brandon, CEO and president of The Brandon Agency. “This year, we plan on increasing the amount of tickets available and continuing to provide a top-tier speaker line up.”

For additional information, visit www.newsouthdigital.comor call (843) 916-2016. Follow New South Digital on Twitter at

About The Brandon Agency

Founded in 1959, The Brandon Agency is a full service marketing firm operating on the leading edge of change in the advertising industry. Offering an integrated approach to marketing, advertising, public relations, interactive and social media, the agency administers the “Why We Buy” Consumer Research Panel, an ongoing, in-depth consumer study that predicts how buyers interact with communications to the buying cycle.

Currently, the agency works with a variety of clients within the travel and tourism, healthcare, consumer packaged goods, telecommunications, finance, and education categories, including Glory Foods, Inc., the Beaufort Regional Chamber of Commerce, Farmers Telephone Cooperative, Myrtle Beach Golf Holiday, CresCom Bank, Provost Academy South Georgia and Columbus Regional Healthcare System.

The Brandon Agency is headquartered in Myrtle Beach, S.C. with satellite offices in Charleston, S.C. and Charlotte, N.C. For more information about the agency, call (843) 916-2000 or visit www.TheBrandonAgency.comor