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Forrester Inc.
Vice President, Principal Analyst serving CMO Professionals
James serves CMOs. He is the foremost analyst tracking and defining the power and impact of digital disruption on traditional businesses. His consumer models identify the ways consumers have embraced digital experiences and platforms, and his strategy models help companies prepare to serve those consumers. Though he...more
Brain Traffic
Founder, Brain Traffic and author "Content Strategy for the Web"
Kristina is co-author of Content Strategy for the Web and is recognized as one of the industry’s leading advocates for content strategy. She is founder of Brain Traffic, a content strategy consultancy whose clients include AT&T, Autodesk, Thedacare, Carnegie Mellon University, BMC Software, Merck, Best Buy, Target...more
We First
Founder, We First and author "We First"
Simon Mainwaring is the founder of We First, the leading social branding firm that provides consultingand training to help companies tell the story of the good they do to build their reputation, profits and social impact. He is a member of the Sustainable Brands Advisory Board, the Advisory Board of the Center for...more
Web designer, speaker, and author "Responsive Web Design"
Ethan Marcotte coined the term “responsive web design” to describe a new way of designing for the ever-changing Web. His popular book on responsive design has been widely praised, as it demonstrates how designers and organizations can leverage the Web’s flexibility to design across mobile, tablet, and desktop—and...more

Speakers

McKesson Specialty Health
Alan is the VP of Data and Knowledge Management for McKesson Specialty Health. McKesson Specialty Health empowers the community patient care delivery system to advance the science, technology and quality of care. Alan is responsible for data services, business and clinical intelligence, and web development enhancing...more
Emmis Communications
VP, Emmis Digital
Angie May leads the Digital Strategy and evolution for Emmis Communications' 24 radio brands. She oversees web, mobile, audio streaming, database, social media, and digital business development. Her digital leadership team is charged with developing products and training that guides our brands to convert a traditional...more
Whole Foods Market
Coordinator, Web & eCommerce
Brad found Whole Foods Market while searching for companies that aligned with his personal values and joined the team in 2004. He has held several leadership roles on the technology team supporting retail and operations. He is currently leading the Web and eCommerce teams which focuses on creating digitally extended...more
Pfizer
Director of Digital Marketing
Chris has worked in the technology industry for 17 years and at Pfizer for 11 of those years, in varying roles from developer to project manager to operations lead. In his current role he is responsible for North America delivery of patient websites for Pfizer as well as the operations for Pfizer’s Global Drupal...more
Intralinks
VP of Digital Marketing
Chris Vitti is the VP of Digital Marketing at Intralinks, responsible for websites, marketing automation, advertising, data and analytics. Prior to Intralinks, Chris was at Alfresco Software for 6 years managing their websites and marketing technology. Before Alfresco, Chris spent 8 years at Gartner managing gartner....more
Warner Music Group
SVP, Global Operations, Consumer Sales and Marketing Group
Dave’s team utilizes various technology platforms to bring ardent music fans closer to the artists they love. A continuous pursuit to closely merge amazing artist content with exclusive artist products including music, VIP experiences, tickets, subscription and bespoke merchandise has expanded Warner’s – Direct to Fan...more
Consumer Financial Protection Bureau
Digital Campaign Lead
Deepa Kunapuli is the Digital Campaign lead at the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau. She is also the co-founder of a digital consulting firm, The Brain Trust, that helps AAPI social justice organizations leverage digital strategies, organizing, and storytelling to build political power to change the world. Deepa...more
NBC Sports
Vice President, Technology
Tesla Motors
Head of IT Applications Development & Delivery
GE Energy
Digital Strategy Leader
Holly Bounds is Digital Strategy Leader for GE Energy Management. She engages technology to help achieve key strategic business objectives such as generating leads through outbound campaigns, driving sales through revenue marketing, increasing customer engagement through interactive platforms, improving conversion...more
Whole Foods Market
Senior Director, Digital and Web Technology
JC is responsible for the teams that are making Whole Foods Market’s new Digital Strategy a reality. With a focus on our customers, team members, and suppliers, our goals are to delight customers, make a material impact on business performance, and deliver innovations at scale. JC previously held digital leadership...more
Akamai
Vice President of Cloud Services Partners
John Sconyers is Akamai’s Vice President of Cloud Services Partners at Akamai. Mr. Sconyers leads the team responsible for building and growing partnerships with companies embedding Akamai solutions in media, commerce, infrastructure, and software platforms. Mr. Sconyers’ service at Akamai includes roles as Director...more
The Recording Academy
Managing Director, Digital Media, The GRAMMYs
Kevin leads the Digital Media department for The Recording Academy,­ the member organization behind the world-famous GRAMMY Awards. He has previously held leadership positions with Major League Baseball Advanced Media, FOX Sports, Active.com and more.more
City of Boston
Community and Social Technology Strategist
Lindsay Crudele is Community and Social Technology Strategist for the City of Boston, where she directs the City’s award-winning social engagement program. Boston’s cross-departmental, platform-spanning social tech team uses creative, daily, digital engagement to better serve constituents, improve quality of life, and...more
Pac-12.com
Head of Digital Technology
Mark Kramer is Head of Digital Technology for Pac-12 Networks, leading all development and technology efforts across Pac-12 Networks' digital platforms as well as digital integration with the Networks linear television technology team. Mark's responsibilities cut across Pac-12's publishing platforms, big data systems...more
Voya Financial
IT Manager
BBC Worldwide
SVP Consumer Digital Technology,
Michael Fleshman is BBC Worldwide’s SVP of Consumer Digital Technology. Michael directs the Product and Technology teams developing the products and services required to drive a further step change in BBC Worldwide’s direct-to-consumer digital revenue. This includes overseeing the products and platforms required to...more
Alcatel-Lucent
Director of Digital Marketing
Mike Yeomans, Senior Director of Digital Marketing for Alcatel-Lucent, responsible for corporate web presence, sales tools, digital channels and Podcast programs. In 2012 Mike was responsible for demand generation activities. From 2010-2012 Mike was head of web strategy and interactive media in the Asia-Pacific region...more
Mayor's Office of New Urban Mechanics
Co-Chair
Nigel Jacob is the co-founder the Office of New Urban Mechanics, a civic innovation incubator and R&D Lab within Boston’s City Hall. Nigel works to develop new models of innovation for cities in the 21st century. Prior to joining the City of Boston in 2006, Nigel worked for and launched a series of technology...more
Georgia Technology Authority, State of Georgia
Director, GeorgiaGov Interactive
Nikhil Deshpande is Director of GeorgiaGov Interactive, a division of the Georgia Technology Authority. He is responsible for the digital and social media presence and strategy for the State of Georgia's official web portal, Georgia.Gov. GeorgiaGov Interactive hosts multiple web properties for state agencies and...more
Rotary
Chief Information Officer
Peter Markos leads a global team of more than 130 men and women who are responsible for Rotary’s data processing, facilities, printing and distribution, and travel operations as well as all of the organization’s technology needs. He helped establish the organization’s Information Technology Development Center in Pune...more
Olympus America Inc.
Manager, eMarketing Strategy & Analytics, Medical Systems Group,
Ross Nunamaker has been with Olympus since 2010 and is currently leading the project to rebuild the Medical Systems Group Websites in the Americas on the Drupal Web CMS. He is also developing a marketing dashboard. He is responsible for online marketing strategy, marketing database management, and marketing analytics...more
Consumer Financial Protection Bureau
Product Director
Samantha H. Simpson is a Product Director at the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau. Her interest in using technology to help keep financial markets fair for American people is what brought her to the CFPB. Previously, she was the Communications and Policy Manager at the Ohio Attorney General’s Office. Samantha was...more
Six Flags Entertainment
Director of Interactive and Mobile Services
Sean Andersen is Director of Interactive Services at Six Flags Entertainment, where he focuses on bringing emerging media to entertainment reality. Sean is responsible for how Six Flags engages with its guests and employees through interactive social, local, and mobile applications. Sean has also developed one of the...more
NBC Sports
Senior Director, Technical & Digital Operations
Forrester
Vice President, Research Director serving Application Development & Delivery Professionals
Stephen serves Application Development & Delivery Professionals. He is a leading expert on technologies to support online customer experiences, including web content management, digital asset management, and personalization. Stephen helps Forrester clients create customer experience management technology...more
Amazon Web Services
Director of AWS Worldwide Partner Ecosystem
Terry Wise joined Amazon Web Services in 2008 to lead the development of AWS’ global solution provider ecosystem. He leads a global team that is focused on building strong industry partnerships with leading and emerging Independent Software Vendors (ISVs), Professional Services firms, Managed Services firms and Value...more
Puma
Head of Global Ecommerce