Aaron Orendorff is a contributor at Entrepreneur, Inc., The Huffington Post, Lifehacker, Business Insider, Fast Company, Shopify Plus and more. You can grab Aaron’s Content Creation Checklist at iconiContent — where he’s busy “Saving the World from Bad Content” — or connect with him on Twitter and LinkedIn.
Ashley Carlisle is a Brand Relations Strategist at Fractl, a creative digital marketing agency specializing in data-driven campaigns. She works alongside a team of creative strategists producing innovative studies on the latest industry trends.
Andy Chesnut is the VP of Marketing at Boombox, an interactive content platform. Andy has previously worked in marketing and product management with Hotels.com, Dell Inc, and SEO.com. He studied Economics at BYU.
Adrienne Erin is a freelance writer and designer who blogs at Design Roast. You can read more of her work on her blog or by following @adrienneerin on Twitter.
Andrea Lehr is a Brand Relationship Strategist at Fractl where she works alongside a team of creative strategists to produce unique, data-driven campaigns about industry trends. When she’s not in the office, there’s a good chance you’ll find her running or challenging friends to a game of trivia.
Adam is VP Marketing at TechSors and Co-founder of ContentGenie. For over 10+ years Adam has helped performance oriented companies to maximize their online marketing efforts in a variety of fields including social marketing, content marketing, and display advertising. Adam specializes in numerous fields including lead generation, CRO and content creation. You can read more of his stuff on the TechSors blog.
Andrew Wise is a serial entrepreneur whose sites generate $1+ million in revenue and receive 2.6+ million uniques per year. On his blog, Wise Startup Blog, he shares actionable advice on how you can build massive, passive income streams, designed for everyone from the complete newbie to the experienced marketer.
Bill is the Senior Writer and Content Developer at Alaniz. He has more than 20 years of marketing experience and has worked for successful startups and well-known brands such as Cisco and Brown and Caldwell. Bill is a graduate of Stanford University, and has an MA from Santa Clara University.
Bradley Nickel is the Head Copywriter & Content Marketing Manager of Adbeat, an advertising intelligence tool that will help you find your competitor’s advertising strategy at a glance on 100,000+ websites – view competitors’ winning ad copy, best website placements, and landing pages. Learn more about digital media strategy on the Adbeat blog.
Colleen is a storyteller working full time in the travel industry and part time as a freelance writer. She graduated with a B.A. in journalism from Gonzaga University and enjoys writing about people and places.
Chad Pollitt, a decorated veteran of Operation Iraqi Freedom and former Army Commander, is VP of Audience and Co-founder of relevance, a digital magazine, agency, and events company dedicated to content strategy, promotion and marketing. He’s also an Adjunct Professor of Internet Marketing at the Indiana University Kelley School of Business.
Christopher Gimmer is the co-founder of Snappa - the easiest graphic design tool you'll ever use. Follow him on Twitter @cgimmer
Dan, one of the original growth-hackers, has lead the teams at Code School and KISSmetrics to create massive growth. He previously founded the companies Fuelzee, Starter Studio and Bootstrap Academy to name a few. He's currently the Founder and Head of Analytics and Growth at Effin Amazing, an analytics and growth consultancy.
David is the Content Strategist for the Lung Institute, a medical company that uses stem cell therapy to treat debilitating lung diseases. He is a graduate of the University of Tampa’s Master in Fine Arts in Creative Writing program, and hates writing about himself in the third-person. David Ebner is super cool too.
Daniel Tolliday is the Content and Inbound Manager at Green Hat, a B2B digital marketing agency in Melbourne, Australia. He plans and produces content for blue chip clients aligned with their strategic business goals. Daniel is passionate about digital transformation and the role content marketing will play in the future.
Eugine is a Content Manager at ComboApp. She has 4 years of experience in marketing and content writing, with a strong understanding of remarketing, app monetization and social media promotion. Eugine is passionate about providing insight into the latest trends in the mobile app and online advertising industry. She is also a big fan of Game of Thrones, Harry Potter and Doctor Who, as well as fancy coffee drinks and home-made waffles.
Gaby has spent 15 years working in the communications industry with leading brands in the fashion, lifestyle, entertainment and non-for-profit sectors. In 2011 Gaby founded her own public relations consultancy. Soon after, recognising the need for a better way to distribute and source branded imagery, she led the growth of photo-sharing platform The Photo Diner. In response to increased demand the team launched Flaunter in October 2015 with a full suite of products to help brands and media connect. In 2015 Gaby was included in #IFSHECANICAN, a book showcasing the next generation of influential women business leaders.
Jorge is currently Account Executive at Outbrain New York where he manages a portfolio of clients from several industries such as Retail, Travel, Finance and Consumer Brands. He works closely with each of these clients to understand their online marketing challenges, helping them achieve their goals. Originally from Spain, he's been living in New York City for the past 4 years. He loves the Big Apple but sometimes misses the sun and tapas from his home country.
JP Misenas is the content marketing director and audio/visual technician/engineer of Interact, a place for creating entertaining and engaging quizzes that generate email leads. He writes about innovative ways to connect with customers and to build professional long-lasting relationships with them.
James “Jim” Thompson is an Outbrain contributor. He has more than 15 years of experience as a content marketer, writer, editor, and journalist in the branding and advertising industries. He is the founder of the boutique branding agency Wine Cork. Previously, he was Content Director and Copywriter for AdForum and has worked on projects for Factory 360, The Motley Fool, Seigel & Gale, and PRNewser. Other notable clients include TripAdvisor, PayPal, Dos Equis, and many more. He lives in Brooklyn, NY, at least until the L train shuts down.
Kenneth Waldman is a professional content writer with over 5 years of experience. His expertise includes education, marketing, freelancing. Majoring in English Language and Literature, he believes the power of words can change the world for the better. You can get in touch with him on Linkedin.
Mike Bird is a co-founder and CEO of digital marketing agency, Social Garden. Social Garden specialises in data-driven lead generation and marketing automation to grow companies’ revenue in the finance, property and education verticals in Australia. Mike is an influencer in the social media marketing & Facebook advertising space and contributes to Social Media Examiner, Social Media Today, Yahoo! Business Advisor and most importantly, the Social Garden blog.
Nadya Khoja is a Visual Content and Digital Marketing Specialist. She is part of the team at Venngage, an online infographic maker. Nadya has a B.A. with Specialized Honors in Devised Theatre and a Master's Degree in Digital Media with a focus on Audience Engagement and Immersive Experiences. When she has time, Nadya directs, produces and sound designs for experimental and interactive performances.
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Niraj is the founder of Hiver (hiverhq.com), an app that turns Gmail into a powerful customer support and collaboration tool. Niraj works on programming, customer support and sales, and also contributes to design and UI.
Pawan Deshpande is the founder and CEO of Curata. His work at Curata has been recognized through the 2010 Boston Business Journal's 40 under 40 Award, and through the Massachusetts Technology Leadership Council's 2012 Sales & Marketing Technology of the Year Award. Pawan has held software engineering positions at Microsoft, Google and other startups where he was awarded patents in social networking and machine transliteration areas. Pawan is also a blogger for Content Curation Marketing, Content Marketing Institute, CMO.com, Forbes, Marketing Profs, and other technology and marketing publications.
Born and raised at the Jersey Shore, Pete Schauer is the Digital Strategy Manager at SEMGeeks. He holds a M.A. in Digital Communications from William Paterson University and has 8+ years in the digital space with companies such as Bleacher Report and Social Media Today in addition to SEMGeeks. His background includes creative and professional writing as well as strategic digital marketing communications and management.
The Founder & President of The Brand Builders, an inbound marketing agency. She is the host of the B2B Marketing Podcast and spends her time growing companies effectively online with content marketing and digital marketing strategies. Serving - not selling is the mantra she lives by.
Shawn Ragell is a full stack marketer working in the Toronto office of content marketing startup Pressboard. Prior to helping brands create custom content with North America’s most influential digital publishers, Shawn led social media strategy at Blue Ant Media. You can find him tweeting about content marketing and mid-2000s screamo bands at @shawnragell.
Shayla Price creates and promotes content. She lives at the intersection of digital marketing, technology, and social responsibility. Originally from Louisiana, Shayla is passionate about red velvet cupcakes. Connect with her on Twitter.
As Chief Growth Officer at Banana-Splash and founder of Conversioner, Talia helps businesses optimize their websites using emotional targeting, real-time personalization, consumer psychology and data to generate more revenues, leads, engagement, and sales. Talia is a keynote speaker, writer, and Harry Potter fan.
Teagan West is the Head of Marketing and Customer Acquisition at scrunch, an influencer marketing platform that helps brand leverage digital influencers for business growth.