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.
Dr. Ai Addyson-Zhang is an educator and entrepreneur. She received her MA and Ph.D. in communication studies respectively from Syracuse University and the University of Maryland in the United States. Ai has been teaching communication and social media classes in higher education for more than a decade. Outside the classroom, Ai is a consultant, keynote speaker, blogger, and video content creator. She coaches educators, leaders, and executives to learn how to leverage social media and digital tools. She trains people to become effective and authentic storytellers and to build communities and grow businesses by applying her 3-C system to gain Clarity, Credibility, and Community. Ai’s story has been featured in Forbes, Inside Higher Education, Pearson Education’s eBook on digital learning, Mark Schafer’s Tao of Twitter, Deirdre Breakenridge’s Answers for Modern Communicators. Ai is also a contributor to Entrepreneur and HubSpot Academy’s Social Media Certification. Ai hosts a weekly Facebook show and has interviewed digital marketing gurus such as Seth Godin and Mark Schaefer. Ai has also appeared in numerous podcasts such as Women Worldwide, The Council on the Future of Education Radio Show, HubSpot Teachers’ Lounge, Dr. Will Show, Marketing Study Lab, Moving Forward, Getting Shit Done, Education on Fire, A Seat at the Table, etc.
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.
The Honourable Fayval WIlliams is a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) by profession. She has an MBA with concentration in Finance from the Wharton Business School at the University of Pennsylvania and a BA (cum laude) in Economics from Harvard University in Cambridge, Massachusetts.
Prior to Kingston Properties, Mrs. Williams served as Chief Investment Officer of JMMB Limited from March, 2005 to September, 2007 with investment responsibilities spanning the trading department, investment research, and pensions. Also, during the period September 2002 to February 2004, Mrs. Williams consulted with JMMB in the areas of market risk management and investment research where she led that company’s efforts to develop investment research capabilities. Mrs. Williams also served as the Head of the Valuation and Pricing team for JMMB’s public offering.
In 2004, Mrs. Williams consulted with the Financial Services Commission (FSC) in the area of Research and Policy. Prior to returning to Jamaica, Mrs. Williams was Senior Vice President at Putnam Investments, in Boston, a top-10-global mutual fund manager. Her investment experience also includes approximately five years as Vice President at Wellington Management Company in Boston, Massachusetts. Prior to Wellington, she was a Fixed Income Analyst at Northwestern Mutual Life Insurance Company in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, working as a member of the team that provided macro-economic and market input for both the strategic and tactical portfolio decisions.
Mrs. Williams also gained experience at the Equitable Real Estate Investment Management in Chicago, Illinois. While there, she performed valuation analysis on commercial real estate properties. She also worked as an Information Systems Analyst for Morgan Stanley an American multinational financial services corporation that provides securities products and services to customers, including corporations, governments, financial institutions, and individuals.
Mrs. Williams is passionate about science and technology and the exponential growth and national development that can be achieved when it forms part of the everyday ethos of a people. She is committed to igniting within Jamaicans a spirit of innovation and an excitement for science that becomes a fundamental element of the workforce.
The Minister also recognizes the incredible role of sustainable energy in fuelling the economy and lifeline of a nation. In so doing, Minister Williams engenders to create the policies, strategies, projects and programmes to realize this vision.
Her expansive experience in investments spans a broad cross-section of industries and will aid in inviting the right partnerships and strategic investments to see the growth of the nation’s science and technology sectors as well as create the path toward a modern, efficient, diversified and environmentally sustainable energy sector.
Pooja is a social media manager at Countanats and a public speaker. Her role in her organization is to take care of social outreach and strategic planning. Also, she likes to talk about privacy and security concerns of digital and social media marketing.
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.
She have more than 3 years of experience serving up social strategy needs for celebrities and brands over various Social Media Platforms such as Facebook, Instagram, Pinterest, Imgur, Giphy, Google+, and much more.
She were also volunteered in Mozfest in digital art and Culture Space, London organised by Mozilla. Also, She is a Tech-Speaker at Mozilla and had recently delivered her talk at FOSSASIA 2018, Singapore, Mozilla Office, Paris and Mozfest 2018 London.
Alex Levich is a product leader working on cutting edge of digital technology to transform every aspect of our lives. Alex’s 17 years of product management and product development experience include Google, Facebook, Yahoo!, and Israeli Intelligence Corps. Currently, Alex is a Product Lead at Google, focused on Maps & Local Monetization, and has previously worked at Facebook transforming media and advertising from TV to social and digital video. In the past, Alex has led areas of Chromebooks Platform, built social experiences for Google+, and managed Yahoo! Search News & Entertainment products.
Alex is a public speaker on digital media, product management, technology, innovation and women in tech. She was featured in Inc. magazine column on innovation (http://goo.gl/uyVu1g), has filmed a YouTube show to showcase women leaders in tech (http://goo.gl/dWt4vz) and has spoken at the prestigious Grace Hopper Conference (http://ghc.anitaborg.org/), the largest conference of women in tech, about the future of Emerging Technologies and Internet Of Things.
Alex has lived in 3 different continents, is fluent in 3 languages and has traveled to more than 20 countries. Alex earned her B.Sc. in Computer Science & Math from Bar-Ilan University in Israel and an MBA from University of California, Berkeley.
The veteran, award-winning business developer, and philanthropist Sonny Tannan was offered the opportunity to become one of LinkedIn’s first video content creators, he also began developing a LinkedIn article and video series called Through the Eyes of Om. At the same time he also founded and co-hosts The (Un)Learn Show.
This first of a kind show focuses on community members from around the world and exploring how to break bad habits with a purpose and flourish both professionally as well as personally. From overcoming adversity to joyful moments, lessons shared truly can impact many.
As #Fansof3, Sonny encourage others to find their own focus, collaboration, and inspiration through his stories.
Laci McDowell is a digital marketer who uses multimedia storytelling to bridge the gap between businesses and forge connections between humans
She is one of five co-hosts of a collaborative, breakout show on LinkedIn, The (Un)Learn Show. (Un)Learn interviews inspiring leaders who are juggling personal and professional pitfalls and digs deep into their lives to explore what it really takes to conquer adversity and unlearn toxic behaviors
Described as being deeply introspective and deliberate in her communication style, Laci merges digital marketing prowess with empathy to truly impact not only marketing campaigns but also personal and professional growth.
Chantel Soumis a top LinkedIn Creator with over 30k organic followers in one year.
Chantel is also the Founder and Creative Director of Stardust Creative LLC, a brand agency focused on embracing differences through personal and corporate branding. She’s spoken at VidCon as one of the first LinkedIn video creators as well as at international conferences in LA, London, Dallas, and more.
As an advocate for the differently-abled community, Chantel spreads awareness, hope, and inspiration to those around the world fighting for acceptance by sharing the hidden struggles of differently-abled community. By administering an attitude of gratitude, Chantel has overcome severe obstacles and spends a substantial portion of her time coaching others to accept and believe in themselves, and to treat one another with dignity and value, recognizing we are all brothers and sisters of the human race.
Jake solves growth challenges for cause-driven organizations. He trains and coaches teams how to communicate more effectively internally and be more impactful externally.
As Digital Strategist & Experience Architect at Accenture Interactive, Neha champions creative strategies and innovation across the global network & marketing technologies, focusing on delivering solutions to client’s business problems. With her Senior Manager hat on, Neha also looks after the Bangalore Hub, aiming to build a strong culture that empowers people. Prior to Accenture, Neha was at Oracle and IBM in corporate marketing & communications role. A result driven professional with over 12 years of experience in Consulting & Delivery across Marketing, Digital Transformation, Technology & Management. Neha is well versed in executing & leading multi-stage projects that direct efficient use of resources and improving cost management through process transformation
Katie Wallace is the founder of Hux Sustainables and Executive Director of Rebranding, a non-profit partner. She is an international speaker, eco-entrepreneur, and consultant focused on building a more resilient world. She also does social media and content consulting, working with partners to raise awareness around sustainability, personal discovery, and mental health. Beyond that, she is an avid adventurer and host of an online series and podcast, Sustainable League, discussing what it really takes to build a more sustainable world.
Nelson Emílio helps companies and leaders in Europe, Asia, and South America to manage their reputation online and offline, leveraging their potential through Personal Branding, and making them more influential and successful. His clients' list includes celebrities, c-suite executives, senior managers, and coaches.
With more than 24 years of experience, he was "born" in the extremely competitive world of multinational IT companies, where he had the privilege of fulfilling various roles from trainer to sales director with responsibility for several countries in Europe, Africa, and South America. It was on this professional journey that he discovered the importance of Personal Branding and its impact on business, career progression and life in general.
Today his professional activity cover roles as Consultant, Trainer and Professional speaker in the areas of Personal Branding, Communication, and Leadership. He is qualified in a wide number of psychometric tests and holds several certifications in the area of Personal Development: Coaching (Erickson College), NLP, Master and Trainer in Reiss Motivation Profile, Practitioner in Business Model You©, Personal Branding Strategist (Reach, New York) and is currently one of the few professionals in Europe, and the only one in Portugal with a Social Branding (LinkedIn) certification. Nelson is also the creator of the first Personal Brander International Certification© and the Personal Branding Practitioner©.
He is currently Founder and Managing Partner of Singularis Human Consulting - The Personal Branding Company and serves as District Director for Portugal, Spain, and Andorra at Toastmasters International, the world's largest nonprofit organization for the development of communication skills and leadership.
Mr. Bhautik Sheth is a Founder of iVIPANAN Digital Marketing and Management Services started in 2014. He has more than 12 years of experience. He holds MCA, MBA, PGDBM, PGDRM degrees and also recognized by Google Ads certification, Bing Ads Accredited Professional and Hubspot Inbound Certification. He is a visiting faculty at VNSGU and former visiting faculty at Auro University. He offers his services to Uka Tarsadia University. He is a speaker at Facebook Josh Talks StartAb and Global Digital Marketing Summit by Texila Conference. He is a chief organizer of Social Media Day Surat since 2016. He is a former online trainer of Google and Manipal Global Education program. He has been associated as a Trainer with International Organization for Importer and Exporter (IOIE) and Being Exporter in Surat.
He has trained more than 50,000 people for Digital marketing through Seminars, Webinars, Workshops and Training Programs on digital marketing at national & international level. He has presented many Research Papers on Digital Marketing at national -international conferences out of which many have been chosen as best papers and his 7 research papers on digital marketing have already been published in countrywide and global journals. He has developed academic content using instructional designing for various management subjects for Manipal University’s online portal EduNxt.
Blessed with a perfect blend of Management skills and creative thinking ability, Mr. Bhautik Sheth has been rendering his services as a Digital Marketing Consultant to SMEs as well as large scale businesses, Service industry and the Start ups. He has worked with 50+ companies as a consultant. He received an Award of “Distinguished Digital Leader” at Digital Marketing Leadership Summit 2018 organized by XIME, Chennai.