Jarod Neece has been with the South by Southwest (SXSW) Film Festival and Conference in Austin,TX since 2002. He is the festival’s Producer & Senior Programmer with an emphasis on Narrative Feature and Genre Programming. As Producer he oversees the Film Festival & Conference and daily festival operations. He has been a juror or panelist at a number of festivals and organizations, including Fantasia, Sundance, Cannes & Independent Film Week. He is also the co-founder and editor of the popular Austin food blog, TacoJournalism.com and co-writer of, Austin Breakfast Tacos: The Story of the Most Important Taco of the Day and The Tacos of Texas, coming out on Sept 20, 2016.