Kelly Ground is a Senior Account Manager at Acceleration Partners responsible for managing, optimizing and growing key accounts. Prior to joining Acceleration Partners, Kelly was a Senior Digital Marketing Manager at HSN (Home Shopping Network) for over 7 years driving profitable revenue and significant growth through the affiliate and display programs. During her time at HSN, the affiliate program was nominated as the Advertiser Innovator of the Year at CJU three separate times for the creative use of new ideas, methods or technologies that are changing the affiliate world. Before HSN, Kelly worked as the Marketing Manager for a publisher promoting a marketplace and has additional experience in the manufacturing and telecommunication industries. Kelly earned a BA in political science and a minor in journalism from Clemson University. Outside of work, Kelly enjoys spending time with her husband, 2 kids and dog as well as going to Disney World as often as possible, relaxing at the beach and watching the Clemson Tigers play.