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Maryville teenager starts digital marketing agency while attending MTSU

Maryville teenager starts digital marketing agency while attending MTSU

Jackson Greene does a bit of everything in the world of digital marketing.

He provides services such as website design, SEO, email, social media and video production for local and regional businesses, making a name for himself through his hard work and determination.

Greene is 19 and studies at Middle Tennessee State University.

By Pursuit Digital, his digital marketing agencythe Maryville teenager has created a digital presence for companies including M Squared Custom Homes, Hutton Fly, Maryville City Schools Foundation and Revolution Dance.

As sole proprietor of the agency, Greene dedicates nearly 40 hours a week to Pursuit Digital projects while attending classes full-time.

“I’ve always had a passion for media and technology and knew I wanted to do something in this field for a career from a young age,” Greene told Knox News. “It sounds cliché, but I could never imagine doing anything else.”

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Pursue his passion from an early age

Jackson Greene, pictured in Knoxville on Tuesday, June 29, 2021, is the founder of Pursuit Digital.  Greene started the digital marketing business right out of high school last year.

Before becoming an entrepreneur, Greene was just a kid with a passion for digital media and computers. He worked on video editing projects from the 4th grade, constantly expanding his knowledge.

In an effort to hone her skills and give back to her community, Greene began volunteering at his church, First Baptist Alcoain 2014. He was part of the technical team and was responsible for position lights, cameras and other basic tasks for about five years.