How Marketers Can Have a Great Voice in the C-Suite

Marketers often think that their voice is not listened to and that there is often a disconnect with C-suite execs according Unilever CMO Keith Weed.

Customer Meetings Will Change Forever, Says Shark Tank’s Robert Herjavec
Customer Meetings Will Change Forever, Says Shark Tank’s Robert Herjavec

Some things in the new world will change forever. Customer meetings will change forever. In the past, I never thought that I could do a Zoom call or a Teams call with the CEO of a company I’m trying to sell to.

6 Ways to Achieve Great Employee and Customer Engagement

There are six things that you need to think about with employee engagement and customer engagement says Andrew McMillan, a renowned customer experience expert based in the U.K. “The most important thing is what you do for each other is actually what you do for customers.”

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Qualtrics IPO Is A Win-Win, Says SAP CEO

Just twenty short months after SAP announced their intention of acquiring Qualtrics for $8 billion just prior to their IPO SAP is taking Qualtrics public.

How Amperity Uses Machine Learning To Unlock Data and Supercharge Marketing - Matthew Biboud-Lubeck
How Amperity Uses Machine Learning To Unlock Data and Supercharge Marketing

We put together cloud computing that was scalable with better economics alongside a machine learning algorithm that we were pointing at the data to help make sense of it. We realized that what we had was a pretty scalable solution to help brands get to that nirvana of a single view of the customer.

Without AI, Real-Time Personalization Would Not Be Possible

“How do we shorten the space between a signal that we get, say in behavioral…

The Disruption In Our Industry, It’s Manic, Says Ogilvy CEO John Seifert
The Disruption In Our Industry, It’s Manic, Says Ogilvy CEO

“The pace of change, the disruption in our industry, it’s manic,” says Ogilvy CEO John Seifert. “The hope I have for convening moments like Cannes is the clients and their partners in tech and creative communications and data start to come together and work harder as partners to design the models of the future.”

OTT is the Next Step in the Digital Revolution for Media Buyers

OTT is increasingly being tested by advertisers as more inventory becomes available, says Nicole Whitesel, SVP of Enterprise Strategy at Publicis Media. “In the past, OTT was seen as a nascent channel with limited reach,” said Whitesel. “I think now you’re seeing a lot more inventory there available to them to buy.

How Mobile is Changing Marketing by Creating Value

At Salesforce Dreamforce, Stephanie Buscemi, CMO of Salesforce, and Susan Prescott, Vice President Product Marketing at Apple discussed how mobile is changing the world of marketing.

AI-Powered Email Capabilities Released Into Salesforce Marketing Cloud - Armita Peymandoust
New AI-Powered Email Capabilities Released Into Salesforce Marketing Cloud

“We’re making email marketing even smarter with a set of new AI capabilities getting released into Salesforce Marketing Cloud,” says Salesforce VP Armita Peymandoust. “One of them is Einstein Engagement Frequency. The other one is Einstein Send Time Optimization. We also have Einstein Content Tagging out and available today to our customers.”

How To Track Your Customer Journeys in Real-Time to Empower Your Sales Team

Jonathan Rowe, Chief Marketing Officer at nCino, says that taking in data on sales prospects and making it available to salespeople can drive results: “When you are bringing all of the data into one real-time place, then you can start empowering salespeople to use the data. You can track your customer journeys in real-time.”

Yesware Founder: Have Sales Conversations that are ‘Authentic at Scale’

Matthew Bellows, Founder & Chairman Of The Board at Yesware, recently talked at Web Summit about salespeople being ‘Authentic at Scale’ and how Yesware can help companies and their sales teams more effectively drive lead generation.

Splunk CEO: Coronavirus “Social Distancing” Feeds Into Digital Transformation Movement
Coronavirus “Social Distancing” Feeds Digital Transformation Movement

“When I think out over the next two or three years, and even the next few months with coronavirus, it feeds into this whole digital transformation movement,” says Splunk CEO Doug Merritt.

Go Where Your Customers Are… the Mobile Phone

At the recent Social Media Day Jacksonville 2018 conference, Carlos Gil, founder of Gil Media Company, spoke about current social media marketing strategies.

Business Prioritizing Digital Transformation For Competitive Advantage - Equinix CEO Charles Meyers
Business Prioritizing Digital Transformation For Competitive Advantage, Says Equinix CEO

“We’re seeing right now continued strength across our business because people are prioritizing digital transformation as a way to gain competitive advantage,” says Equinix CEO Charles Meyers. “The reality is people who are responding well to that are thriving and people that are not are being left behind.”

Selling To the Enterprise Has Been Wildly Successful, Says SurveyMonkey CEO Zander Lurie
SurveyMonkey CEO: Selling To the Enterprise Has Been Wildly Successful

“We really took a strategic imperative about two and a half to three years ago to step up our enterprise game,” says SurveyMonkey CEO Zander Lurie. “This has been a company that has thrived in going direct to end-users. We’ve built up a user base, a paid customer base, today of almost 700,000 people.”

Mobile Is Finally Coming To the Enterprise, Says ServiceNow CEO John Donahoe
Mobile Is Finally Coming To the Enterprise, Says ServiceNow CEO

“Mobile is coming to the enterprise, finally,” says ServiceNow CEO John Donahoe. “It’s been a long time coming. We are very excited about the mobile capabilities coming in Q3, native out of the box so every one of our customers can build them in a low-code or no-code way.”

Levi’s Is a Brand That Can Drive Traffic, Says CEO

The Levi’s brand is incredibly strong and so we’re in a position with all of our customers to be asking for more, to be asking for more floor space and more open-to-buy budget. They need us. They need strong brands today and Levi’s is a brand that can drive traffic for them.

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Every Digital Transformation Begins and Ends With the Customer, Says Salesforce CEO

“Every company is going through a massive digital customer transformation,” says Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff. “When you see this transformation happening it’s just incredible to watch. Every one of these major transformations is exactly that, it begins and ends with the customer.”

Delta CMO: All 85,000 Employees Are Brand Ambassadors

“I have the opportunity to serve as Chief Marketing Officer, but 85,000 people are all brand ambassadors,” says Delta CMO Tim Mapes.