Main Speakers

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Cody Askins

Founder of 8% Nation, CEO of Cody Askins LLC, Co-Owner of Secure Agent Marketing, speaker, entrepreneur, and author of Zero To Six Figures, Creator of the Cody Askins YouTube Channel which has amassed over 50,000 subscribers… Cody Askins owns & operates six companies totaling more than $10M in annual revenue. CA is also the founder of The 8% Movement & The 8% Nation Conference, the industry’s largest event for all insurance agents to attend.

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Landon McCarter

Landon McCarter, co-founder, and CEO of Secure Agent Marketing in Springfield, MO, is an entrepreneur, Author, and insurance marketing pacesetter paving the way for the digital marketing age with his wife, Lindze. They have three children together, two boys and one girl, who they completely adore.

In 2009, Landon graduated from Missouri State University in Springfield with a degree in marketing. Shortly after, he started his first company in print and direct mail.

In 2012, digital marketing started booming and taking over the print industry. With bigger and better opportunities from a digital standpoint, Landon sold his print business and soon started a standalone digital marketing agency that he ran for five years with millions of dollars of management fees per year.

In 2018, Landon partnered with Cody Askins, and Secure Agent Marketing was created. With Landon’s expertise in digital marketing and Cody’s knowledge of the insurance industry, Secure Agent Marketing now manages thousands of client’s marketing budgets, and over one million dollars per month in digital ad spend on platforms such as Facebook, Instagram, Google, and Youtube. They have built hundreds of websites that are generating organic insurance leads every week as well.

With over 50 in-house employees, Secure Agent Marketing is the product of entrepreneurship and hard work and is the future for marketing and lead development in the insurance industry.

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Tobi Roberts

Tobi Roberts is a Missouri State Alumnus with a Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing Management and an MBA. Tobi has been in digital marketing since 2006, where he spent 9 years with Bass Pro Shops, followed by 4 years in radio/digital sales and is now the VP of Marketing for Secure Agent Marketing in Springfield, MO, leading a team of designers, writers, engineers, project managers, and sales staff.

Breakout Speakers
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Keith Reynolds

Keith Reynolds began making videos at 12 years old. While other kids were playing tag, Keith was at his computer animating full fight scenes frame by frame. With a passion for visual effects and storytelling, it wasn’t long before this preteen was delivering characters that could shoot fire from their hands, teleport through the air, and scale Mt. Everest. As he got older he showcased his video editing skills at local film festivals taking home award after award. Today Keith applies his years of  video editing experience making outstanding video content for insurance agents around the world.

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Kaleb Hunt

Kaleb Hunt is an award-winning designer with over 15+ years of experience. Specializing in branding, team building, and attention to detail. He has worked on past clients that include McDonald’s, Bath & Body Works, and The Carden Circus to name a few. Possesses a strong understanding of the Adobe Suite and effective design language, which allows the delivery of clean and memorable designs for clients. Kaleb is also a proud father and husband that stays motivated and lives every day to its fullest. 

Jake Holden

Jake Holden is a recent graduate from Missouri State University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Web Application Development. He currently does design, web development, and SEO optimization at Secure Agent Marketing. Though he works behind the scenes most of the time, Jake enjoys getting to meet with clients and assist them in creating a vision for their brand and bringing their ideas to life.

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Brooke Pigneri

Brooke Pigneri is a recent graduate from a local Springfield college, with a degree focusing in Marketing. She started out as a Junior Project Manager and has now moved up to Project Manager Director at Secure Agent Marketing. She has a passion for helping the clients she works with and teaching the people on her team. As a former leader of other programs she has been involved with, it was only natural for her to be apart of this growing company. With a nack to solve problems and build meaningful relationships, Brooke looks forward to showing others how managing projects is a key role in marketing today and a valuable asset to have when building a career. 

Katie Sulzner

Katie Sulzner is a current student at Missouri State University triple majoring in Marketing: Advertising and Promotions, Research, and Sales/Sales Management. She currently works as a Project Manager and has a passion for leveling-up the client experience. Katie is entrepreneurial-minded, thrives in a fast-paced environment, and loves problem-solving. This mindset made Secure Agent Marketing the perfect place for her to start her career. Katie is eager to share her experiences as a Project Manager and emphasize the weight relationships hold in the world of digital marketing. 

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Rodney Germina

Rodney Geremia is the Sales Director at Secure Agent Marketing. Rodney started his sales career as a phone rep for a timeshare consolidation company where he quickly jumped to the top of the sales leaderboards and received a promotion to floor manager. Rodney fell in love with the sales process and building a team as he had 75 sales representatives under him. When Rodney joined the Secure Agent Marketing team, he not only saw a huge opportunity to grow within the company, but to also help build the sales organization. During his tenure with Secure Agent Marketing, Rodney has sold just under $1 Million in company products and has had a hand in training every sales representative that has entered the company.

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Tobi Roberts

Tobi Roberts is a Missouri State Alumnus with a Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing Management and an MBA. Tobi has been in digital marketing since 2006, where he spent 9 years with Bass Pro Shops, followed by 4 years in radio/digital sales and is now the VP of Marketing for Secure Agent Marketing in Springfield, MO, leading a team of designers, writers, engineers, project managers, and sales staff.

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