Chief Content Officer at MarketingProfs
Ann heads up all of the content at MarketingProfs. As the first Chief Content Officer in the world, she is a veteran of creating and managing digital content to build relationships for organizations and individuals. She is the author of the brand-new book Everybody Writes and co-author of the best-selling book on content marketing, Content Rules. Previously, Ann was the co-founder of ClickZ.com, one of the first sources of interactive marketing news and commentary. Prior to that, she spent more than a decade as a business editor, writer, and journalist for (among others things) the Boston Globe .
President and Founder at Tenacity5 Media
Geoffrey Livingston is the founder and president of Tenacity5 Media, a marketing consultancy serving companies and nonprofits. Most recently, he published his first novel, Exodus ; coauthored Marketing in the Round ; and wrote the social media primer Welcome to the Fifth Estate. He has also advised members of Fortune 500 companies including AT T, Google, eBay, Ford, Paypal, and Procter and Gamble.
Executive Editor at Edible Richmond
Phaedra Hise is an entrepreneurial writer and editor who loves creating pioneering content. She tells smart stories for high-level readers with diverse interests. Phaedra is the executive editor at Edible Richmond, focusing on the food and culture of the Richmond area. She has over 20 years of experience working with global brands including Time Warner, the Wall Street Journal, Merrill Lynch and Inc. Phaedra has authored five books on business, marketing, and other niche topics.
VP of Marketing Technology at SHIFT Communications
Chris has been recognized twice by Forbes Magazine as one of the top 50 most influential people in social digital marketing. Marketo named him a marketing illuminator, and PR News nominated him as Social Media Person of the Year. He is the vice president of marketing technology at SHIFT Communications, co-founder of PodCamp New Media Community Conference, and co-host of the Marketing Over Coffee podcast.
Principal at Duarte, Inc.
Since 1988, Duarte Design has created more than one-quarter of a million presentations. Her clients include Apple, Cisco, the Food Network, Facebook, GE, Google, Al Gore, HP, Nokia, TED, Twitter, and World Bank. She released Resonate: Present Visual Stories That Transform Audiences. which identifies hidden story structures inherent in great communication. She authored the award-winning book slide:ology: The Art and Science of Creating Great Presentations. where more than 20 years of experience is distilled into visual-communication best practices.
Founder CEO at PR 20/20
Paul Roetzer is the founder and CEO of PR 20/20, a Cleveland-based inbound marketing agency; author of The Marketing Performance Blueprint and The Marketing Agency Blueprint ; and creator of the online assessment tool Marketing Score and website Marketing Agency Insider. a hub for marketing agency information. He is a regular contributor to leading industry blogs and a frequent speaker on content marketing, inbound marketing, measurement, and strategy.