Founder & CEO
Marketing, Digital Services
Jackie Hermes is the CEO of Accelity, a Milwaukee, Wisconsin-based agency that helps software-as-a-service (SaaS) startups get to revenue and grow faster. Jackie is also a co-founder of Women’s Entrepreneurship Week, an organizer for Startup Milwaukee’s Emerge event series, a marketing partner and sponsor of Milwaukee Startup Week, a member of the Golden Angels Investors Advisor team, a coach and advisor at The Commons, and advises a number of early-stage startups.
Jackie is very active on LinkedIn and has an audience of nearly 50,000 followers, earning more than one million video views. In addition to her professional involvement, Jackie is an adoptive foster parent who continues to support past foster children, their families, and the community as a whole.
A second-time entrepreneur, Jackie sold her first business—a cookie company—in 2015. Before becoming an entrepreneur, Jackie worked at GE Healthcare and Zywave.
Past Speaking Opportunities
Jackie typically speaks 12+ times per year on marketing, sales and entrepreneurship.
- HubSpot’s INBOUND Conference Partner Day 2018
- Women’s Entrepreneurship Week
- Wisconsin Tech Summit Conference
- Early Stage Symposium
- LinkedIn Local