Justyn Howard

Sprout Social
Justyn Howard is the founder and CEO of Sprout Social, a leading Social Media Management (SMM) platform. Founded in 2010, Sprout Social provides innovative tools that help businesses more effectively manage their social media and social care efforts. A technologist at heart, Justyn is extremely passionate and fully dedicated to helping businesses do more with less and maximize social media engagement opportunities. Prior to founding Sprout Social, Justyn was a sales leader in the enterprise software space for 10 years and has written two books on the subject of leveraging technology to impact sales. A leader in Chicago’s tech space, he has been honored in Crain’s “Tech 25” (2011), Techweek’s Tech100 (2012, 2013) and recently as the ITA’s 2013 CityLights “Technologist of the Year.”