Kristy Jackson, ED. S. , a serial entrepreneur, is the co-founder of Social Synergy Project which houses an entrepreneurship accelerator program for underrepresented entrepreneurs. She is also the CEO of DK Solutions creative consulting and owner of the DK Annex private event space. Kristy and her husband James Jackson, II, CEO of Jaj2 Music have been identified by the startup community as one of the first African American couples to own an incubator space in the St. Louis Area.
Born out of her own experience as a Bossy Girl, Kristy also founded GLAMM-Girls Lead and Make Moves. She is devoted to her social mission of service and giving to build a better community powered by economic growth and investment in women and girls. In one year she has impacted 600 underrepresented entrepreneurs and 2,900 youth with her leadership and entrepreneurial community programs. Delux Magazine recognized Kristy as one of STL’s 50 Most Intriguing women and one of their top 100 influencers and advocates in the STL business community. She was also recognized by Small Business Monthly Magazine as most admired CEO.