Keith Scandone is co-founder and CEO of O3 World. He focuses primarily on the agency’s strategic goals, as well as fostering a unique culture of innovation, leadership, and teamwork. Along with Co-Founder Mike Gadsby, Keith also leads the company’s Ventures initiative, which aims to accelerate small business growth through investment partnerships. Currently, O3 World has Venture projects with Urvin, an artificial intelligence agency, as well as Rec Philly, a studio designed to support creative entrepreneurship in the arts.
From spearheading the Forge Conference, Innovation Day, and the 1682 Conference, to co-founding the Philadelphia chapter of the Awesome Foundation and Pay It Phorward, Keith continuously looks for ways to bring industry leaders together, and strives to create community around O3 World’s shared interest in innovation and emerging technology. His efforts to consistently craft and refine organizational culture have led to the agency being recognized as Entrepreneur’s “Top Company Cultures” and “Best Entrepreneurial Companies.”
Keith has also sat on several boards, including the Philadelphia Global Identity Partnership and Venture Connect, a mentorship group helping aspiring small business owners.