Valerie K. Parker is an entrepreneur, adventurer and philanthropist with an extensive track record of innovations at the intersection of interactive media and social enterprise. As the Founder and CEO of the Second World Group, she pioneered the market for conscious and purpose driven experiential events and innovations in immersive entertainment. Her work spans continents to create the future looking marketing company Second World Productions and Second World Foundation. Ms. Parker is the founder of Culture Fest International, the nation’s premiere interactive conscious music and arts festival, and the Fashionably Fair fashion marketing firm.
Ms. Parker is UN correspondent to the Turkish Journal, has data mined for Media Lab’s The Human Speechome Project, and has spoken at the Fashion Institute of Technology, MASS Art, and represented the United States on several month long Rotary International delegations to Peru and Egypt.