A look back at GDMS e1 and e2 to understand the ever evolving landscape that includes glimpse of the crowning glory networked with various super-smart speakers and the events that took place.
GDMS encompasses digital marketing professionals globally to transfer knowledge committed in finding solutions to the toughest challenges in marketing.
The most captivating in-depth, trend-forward digital marketing sessions and lots of practical takeaways and concepts to keep you ahead in the digital sphere.
GDMS entirely rules over the internet in a virtual platform providing accessibility globally thus saving travel expenses.
Flexibility through Laptop, Computer, iPad, Smart phone, Pick any and get insights on the Digital Marketing trends from the Experts worldwide.
Network with multinational experts, marketers ,practitioners and many more thus expanding your growth of business to the next level.
Upon the completion of the conference take up the opportunities to find new ways to magnify your business further.
Take heed of the tactical and practical content of emerging strategies, the latest innovative technologies , best practices and many more from brilliant speakers to stay ahead of the curve.
Be informed by hearing it straight from the digital elites who have attended.
This session is over earlier this evening, and I had a great time presenting my slides on "Personal Branding" plus answering more than 20 questions that followed suit about social media marketing, strategy, digitalisation, lead generation campaigns and more. I extend my thanks to Radha Bharathi and the team for facilitating my session, and giving me the opportunity to share my experience and knowledge to many participants from all over the world.
We would like to acknowledge and thank our partners for helping to make GDMS e3 as the most influential Digital Marketing technology event globally.
Judy (J.) Winslow has had a long time love affair with business. An entrepreneur since childhood, she started her first business in her teens. She has been the right-hand ‘person’ for founders and CEOs for decades. As a brand strategist, she routinely uncovers ground breaking ideas for her clients.
Her ability to creatively solve each unique challenge has resulted in many success stories amongst a variety of clientele, ranging from non-profits such as the Boys & Girls Clubs of America, to: Women’s Day Magazine, Cover Girl, Clairol and Elizabeth Taylor, plus multiple start-ups in varying industries.
Winslow has also won several design awards throughout her career for Branding and Identity work. As consultant, coach, trainer, speaker and designer, she pulls from various disciplines that imbue each project with an unforgettable voice. Each differentiates her clientele with respect to their vision and desires.
She founded TEDxSarasota, coaches MBA students, is active with Leadership Sarasota, and Florida Creativity Alliance. Her latest mission to inspire young game-changers with: The Global Impact Project.
She gratefully lives by the beach in Florida with her fur-man: Wallace Wattles. Each day she is filled with appreciation for all that has led her to this day.
Founder of J.D. Nevins Communications Inc. - one of the fastest growing digital marketing agencies in Toronto (within a year ranked among the top 10 digital marketing agencies in Toronto on UpCty and #1 by customer reviews and among non-paying-member agencies)
Host of a fast-growing YouTube channel and Podcast - "BIYF Marketing" which continues to attract distinguished business/thought leaders from around the world. In its first season alone BIYF Marketing attracted 3.7K Subscribers, 180K video views, which amounted to 3.6M minutes watched.
A thought leader in the field of Digital Marketing, recognized for coining phrases such as "the economy of authenticity" and "find your village".
Over 20 years of experience in the field of Marketing and Digital Media Production.
An expert in the field of Social Advertising (with particular expertise in Facebook - he is a level 4 "Facebook Ads Academy Mastermind", as well as an expert on LinkedIn and YouTube), multimedia production, content marketing, and SEO
Winner of over a dozen IAC and other digital marketing awards for campaigns he's managed on behalf of blue-chip organizations such as Johns Hopkins, Allstate, and Manulife Financial.
Keith Keller is considered by many to be one of the world’s leading authorities on Twitter marketing, especially Twitter Video Marketing.
He is regularly invited to speak on this subject on podcasts, webinars and telesummits around the globe.
Keithhas his own podcast serieson iTunes called “CRACK THE TWITTER CODE”and now offers one on one consulting to clients all over the world via Zoom.
Miri Rodriguez is a Storyteller for Microsoft Corporation. She is a creative journalist developing content across key technology trends, designing activities and materials for IT. Prior to this, Miri led three social care teams responding to thousands of customer inquiries via social channels in Global English, Spanish and Portuguese.
Her work was recognized as Best Practice at the annual Microsoft Think Tank Summit and won her a marketing award for effectively engaging partnerships with internal teams to drive a unified social voice and customer experience.
She was selected twice to participate in Microsoft’s prestigious program #MySkills4Africa where she volunteered her social expertise to train and coach Social Enterprise leaders in Swaziland and Morocco to effectively launch their social programs.
Her award-winning career includes 15+ years in Marketing, Operations and Customer Experience. She is the mother of 2 boys and an American Bulldog.
Her philanthropic work includes volunteering as business consultant and student coach at Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship, board of directors membership at Trade+Impact social enterprise organization and personal brand coaching for professionals of all ages and backgrounds.
Bobby Umar is an inspirational speaker, coach, and one of the most prolific advocates of heart-based leadership in North America. Inc Magazine named him one of the Top 100 Leadership Speakers, alongside such noteworthy giants as Richard Branson, Brené Brown, and John Maxwell. Bobby is a 5x TEDx speaker, and one of the top social media influencers in the world, with over half a million followers. He has been named the "2nd Best Business Coach to Follow" on Twitter and the "4th Best Leadership Influencer" according to Kred. Bobby is an author of three books, including an international #1 Best Seller. He is also a frequent Huffington Post contributor and he is the host of a weekly tweetchat called “The Power of Connection” that has reached over 65 million impressions weekly. To date, his social media influence has garnered over 1 billion impressions.
Bobby was also named a "2015 Speaker to Watch” and most recently, he was named a "Top 7 Networking Guru to Follow". Bobby has led Raeallan (www.raeallan.com) for over a decade and is now a recognized thought leader in networking, social media and personal branding.
He founded the DYPB – Discover Your Personal Brand conference (www.dypb.ca), the largest event in North America dedicated solely to personal branding, featuring 60 experts and over 300 delegates. 100,000+ people from across the world have experienced Bobby’s high-energy keynotes, interactive team-building activities, and engaging workshops.
Diane is an Audience Platform Project Manager for Cisco, where her role is driving cutting-edge technology changes in the organization. She has been in online and traditional marketing for over 25 years and has worked in several agencies as well as being client side. Diane is a conference speaker at Hero Conference, Oracle Modern Marketing Experience, Search Insider Summit, and Digital Summit, among others. She has written for Search Engine Watch and has been published in the Journal Digital and Social Media Marketing.
Jomo Cato is a marketer at core, who has grown his strategic leadership to become a highly skilled and inspirational cross functional leader in General Management, Business Development, Software Sales, Multi-Market Management and eCommerce Operations.
He enjoys transforming companies, developing new products and leading teams to bigger possibilities. He is Cofounder at Quikanou Global with responsibility for twin sites Quickcanoe.com|Quikanou.com. He leads Commercial Operations, Market Development and Business Partnerships serving the Caribbean and international markets with world class Ecommerce. He also leads BBBF a Brand Performance Company. Jomo’s career has seen him excel in high impact multi-market roles. At Supreme Ventures a 400+ Million US revenue company. He revamped sports betting and led major casino technology upgrades. He was a senior member of the Executive Management Team with revenue responsibility for Lottery, Sport betting and Casinos.
Previously he led Diageo’s Marketing & Innovation for Spirits and Beers, as a senior member of the Executive Leadership Team at Diageo Red Stripe a +270M+ US revenue company. Jomo was a key member of the team that led this business out of decline through a performance driven culture. Jomo also led marketing across Northern Latin America & Caribbean for Diageo Beers that included Free Trade Zones and duty-free border stores in the Americas. He has produced the most innovations in Diageo-Red Stripe history. Leading an innovation transformation with 26 new labels and brand extensions in 24 months. in the telecoms industry, as Group Marketing Manager with Digicel Group a 4B+ US revenue company, Jomo held responsibility for 20 markets across the Caribbean & Central America. Providing Campaign Management, Regional in-Market Support, Commercial Development & Brand Management. He has worked as a Brand Manager at St. Vincent & the Grenadines Brewery growing the National Brew Hairoun andwas highly impactful as a transformative Brand Manager for the iconic Jamaican rum, Appleton.
This professional has a proven record of success spanning 16 years on global and local assignments. He has worked in Jamaica, Haiti, Caymans, BVI, Barbados, Bermuda and the entire Caribbean. He has provided market support for Brazil and El Salvador and special projects in New York and Miami. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Economics & Management from the University of the West Indies, Cave Hill and Certificates in Executive Data Science from John Hopkins, Supply Chain Principles Georgia Tech and Leadership Strategy from Cass Business School in London.
Leslie Lee Fook is the Director and co-founder of INCUS Services Limited, a leading analytics and information security Consulting Firm based in the Caribbean. His career spans over twenty years in the Information Technology field with experience in Telephony, Infrastructure, Business Intelligence,Robotic Process Automation and Artificial Intelligence.
He has managed enterprise-sized IT projects in the UK and throughout the Caribbean. Leslie is passionate about data literacy and open data and believes that we will all someday become data citizens.
His vision is to foster the development of a Caribbean Analytics community that’s highly sought after for its talent and creativity.
Alan See is Principal and Chief Marketing Officer of CMO Temps, LLC. He is a Forbes "Top 50 Most Influential CMO on Social Media" and an American Marketing Association Pinnacle Awards winner for both Content and Social Media Marketing.
He've also been voted the American Marketing Association “Marketer of the Year” for both Content Marketing and Social Media Marketing. He’ve also served as an associate faculty member at the University of Phoenix where he loved to teach, but hated to grade papers! He is an active blogger and frequent presenter on topics that help organizations develop marketing strategies and sales initiatives to power profitable growth. Recently presented with the Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement Award by Marquis Who's Who, he've interacted with some of the world’s most respected brands including; IBM, Cap Gemini, Teradata, SAS Institute, NCR Corporation and AT&T.
Fernando Angulo is Head of International Partnerships and Global Speaker at SEMrush, with more than ten years of experience in Digital Marketing. He is the official Influencer Marketing trainer at the prestigious BrightonSEO, he trained marketing teams of companies such as Expedia, T-mobile, Prestashop and Bing among others, and he also established the first Influencer Marketing team at SEMrush, which has around 200 influencers from more than 20 countries. As an active member of SEMrush's marketing team, Fernando specializes in B2B search marketing, e-commerce, competitive intelligence and influential marketing. During his sessions and workshops, he immediately involves the audience with his energy, sense of humor and a large number of practical examples and real cases. In addition Fernando he likes to be the father of 2 beautiful girls, be a husband and travel around the world.
Park Howell, a 35-year veteran of advertising, helps leaders of purpose-driven brands clarify their stories to amplify their impact and simplify their lives.
His popular weekly podcast features authors, screenwriters, makers, content marketers and brand raconteurs who share storytelling tips and techniques to help listeners craft and tell compelling stories that sell.
He has also created and taught the communications curriculum for the Executive Master’s for Sustainability Leadership program at Arizona State University. His storytelling course transforms international executives into Chief Storytelling Officers to advance their social initiatives further, faster.
Park was named Advertising Person of the Year in 2010 by the American Advertising Federation of Metro Phoenix. The following year, his agency was recognized among the Top 10 Impact Companies in Arizona by the Phoenix Chamber of Commerce.
Park now consults, teaches, coaches and speaks on storytelling in business around the world. He has guided hundreds of brands and grown thousands of their people in such organizations as Hilton, Cummins, American Express, Philips, KPNG, and the United States Air Force.
He is a graduate of Washington State University and combines his degrees in communications and music composition and theory to help purpose-driven businesses grow through the power of story marketing.
Vedanarayanan (aka - Veda) is a business leadership professional who has helped build, grow multiple products & brands across fashion, travel, online education, healthcare.
He serves as a mentor, advisor for various early-stage startups helping them define their digital playbooks.
Veda has spoken at digital conferences worldwide on various topics, his most popular speaking engagements include - eTail Asia (2015 & 2016 - Singapore), Strategy Planning Innovation Summit - (2014 - New York), Arab eCommerce Summit (Dubai, May 2018).
He also happens to be a graduate from INSEAD Singapore’s CMO Academy and a member of India’s CMO Council Advisory Board.
Amanda Nelson drives content, social and community strategy at Salesforce, the #1 Customer Relationship Platform. She leads customer and partner community marketing for AppExchange, the Salesforce store, which has over 5,000+ solutions and 6 million app installs. She is a conference speaker, published author, and a social media professor. Amanda has worked in content marketing, social media and community marketing for B2B tech startups and Salesforce for nearly eight years.
Prior to AppExchange at Salesforce, Amanda has served as content and social lead for Radian6, Marketing Cloud, and the corporate content team. She has also worked in account management in New York and Connecticut at advertising agencies for brands such as IKEA, Atlantic Records, and Twinings Tea.
In addition to marketing, Amanda is passionate about writing, running, and border collies.
Nick Myers is the Founder and Creative Director of RedFox Creative in Madison, WI USA. RedFox Creative is an innovative creative marketing agency that helps brands of all kinds connect with people through emerging technology.
Nick has worked extensively with Artificial Intelligence (AI), specifically voice assistant AI like Alexa and Google Assistant, to help organizations create unique one-to-one engagements with their customers and target audience.
Nick has been featured in PR Daily and has spoken across the U.S on how marketers can begin leveraging the power of AI and voice assistant technology to give their brand a voice. This August, Nick will be traveling to Sydney, Australia to speak on how AI and voice assistant tech can be combined with social media to help take a brand’s marketing strategy to the next level.
Nick is an avid traveler and is constantly on the go trying to experience as many new places as possible. In his free time, you’ll find Nick networking, nose deep in the latest future tech or book on AI, or spending time with his family and close friends trying out the latest restaurant in Madison. Nick is also working on building a new arm of RedFox Creative the focuses specifically on Voice and AI services that will provide Voice-as-a-Service solutions to brands of all shapes and sizes seeking to enhance their brand and connect with customers using voice assistant technology.