I'm Keith Parnell

Chief Marketing & Innovation Officer

  • Home Norfolk, VA
  • Email kp@keithparnell.com
  • Who am I? Chief Marketing & Innovation Officer. Board Commissioner. Husband. Dad. Poppie. Bama fan. Braves fan. Falcons fan. Capitals fan.

I am an experienced CEO, CMO, CTO, and CIO. I am the Chief Marketing & Innovation Officer for Ghent Eats, LLC in Norfolk Virginia. I was Chief Executive Officer & Strategy Chief of JASE Group LLC, an innovative Creative Advertising & Technology Agency, a company I founded in 1997 and successfully sold in 2018. I was Chief Information Officer for Stratum Marketing, and Deputy Chief Technology Officer for The AUTOMARK Group.

I am the Virginia Governor’s Appointed Commissioner to the Transportation District Commission of Hampton Roads (Hampton Roads Transit’s Governing Board), serve on the Board of Managers of the Cosmopolitan Club of Norfolk Virginia, and serve on the Board of Directors of Transit Management Company. In the past, I served on the International Board of Directors for Cosmopolitan International, and on the Board of Directors for Hampton Roads Public Transportation Alliance.

Having served in leadership roles for over 20 years, I am a self-motivated leader in company operations and all aspects of the business vision. I have in-depth experience in developing strategies for clients and scoping projects in software development, innovative technologies, marketing, and advertising. I am a successful leader in growth strategy engagements, project planning & management, budget establishment & oversight, and software development lifecycle management. I have proven experience and skill in working with business units to translate requirements and guide development into successful programs.

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KP on Twitter

Hey @Acura. Why do I have to waste a cup holder or air vent in my $70k #MDX to hold my phone? This is 2019.

#MarkGastineau has created monsters in the @NFL. What the heck are the #defensivelinemen's #sackdances?

"Pain heals, chicks dig scars, glory lasts forever." Best movie eva! #TheReplacements #ShaneFalco

Public demand is growing. Smaller cities like Portsmouth would be remiss if they didn’t look to big brother Norfolk… https://t.co/E0VfWukNdD

Grrr. @NorfolkVA: are you listening? "... plans to make major investments to expand bus and rail networks, boost fr… https://t.co/pBHN3Fnqgp

KP on Instagram

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