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Agile marketing expert John Cass shares insights, interviews, and more in this new show from the Business Agility Institute.

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Agile marketing expert John Cass shares insights, interviews, and more in this new show from the Business Agility Institute.

    Episode Fifteen: An interview with Stacey Ackerman and Micheal Seaton

    Episode Fifteen: An interview with Stacey Ackerman and Micheal Seaton

    Stacy and Micheal have led an industry-driven effort to develop the Agile Marketing Navigator. Bringing the marketing community together to create a flexible, adaptable, and customizable framework for marketers, by marketers. The hope is that the framework can be used to navigate agile marketing implementations.
    https://www.linkedin.com/in/staceyackerman/?trk=nav_responsive_tab_profile (Stacey Ackerman) is a well-known thought leader in the agile software and agile marketing communities. For nearly a decade, she has successfully transformed traditionally-run companies into cultures and teams that embrace agility. She’s a regular contributor on agile marketing for https://martech.org/author/stacey-ackerman/ (MarTech) and speaks at global agile conferences, including multiple years at the Global Scrum Gathering. Ackerman co-trained alongside Mike Cohn, agile guru and co-founder of the Scrum Alliance and Agile Alliance, for several years. She also helped launch a global agile community, https://learn.agilementors.com/agile-mentors/ (Agile Mentors,) where she brought together thousands of agile practitioners for learning and collaboration. Ackerman was on the leadership team for the revised https://agilemarketingmanifesto.org/ (Agile Marketing Manifesto) in 2021. Most recently, she co-founded https://www.agilemarketingnavigator.org/ (Agile Marketing Navigator), a flexible framework for implementing agile marketing.
    Michael Seaton, President, Level C Digital, has an extensive background leading digital marketing strategy and transformation at some of Canada’s largest and most respected brands in Financial Services, Not-For-Profit, and Government. His “why” stems from a passion for developing better, smarter marketers and teams, enabling new skills and practices essential for modern marketing success.
    Michael authored and instructs Agile Marketing at the University of Toronto as well as the Digital Marketing Strategy and Management certificate program at UofT.
    He is past Co-Chair, Digital Analytics Association (Canada)and past Board of Directors with American Marketing Association (AMA-Toronto); Canadian Marketing Association (CMA); Association of Internet Marketing and Sales (AIMS); and Advisory Board, Ted Rogers School of Business at Ryerson University.
    About Your Host: John Cass
    John Cass is an expert at building content production and social media relationship systems for brands and agencies. He has worked at several companies where he's managed the development of content strategies and their execution. In addition, he has supporting experience in Technical SEO, user experience, marketing automation, and conversation optimization for the web.
    Follow https://www.linkedin.com/in/bostonmarketing/ (John on LinkedIn)

    • 41 min
    Episode Fourteen: An interview with Mitra Roknabadi and Lydia Kirby

    Episode Fourteen: An interview with Mitra Roknabadi and Lydia Kirby

    Mitra Roknabadi is Vice President and Global Head of Marketing at OpenFin, the financial industry’s operating system. In this role, she's responsible for OpenFin brand, marketing, events, and media relations. Ms. Roknabadi's marketing and community building efforts at OpenFin have been instrumental in establishing the company as a leader in collaboration and enabling innovation across the industry. In 2016, she led the company's launch of FinJS, OpenFin’s flagship event series for technologists and business heads, which has hosted thousands of professionals in cities including New York, London, Chicago, Toronto, Stockholm and Amsterdam. Before joining OpenFin, Ms. Roknabadi worked in the gaming industry, retail industry, and at two NYC-based startups.
    Lydia Kirby is Client Delivery Director at Bright, an agile marketing consultancy. Lydia has been implementing agile marketing principles over the last 7 years, using agile ways of working to inspire people to act differently, be curious and use data to transform marketing whilst delivering business outcomes. Working primarily with B2B tech, consulting and professional services. Embracing the mantra of continuous improvement, you’ll find Lydia taking the stage and joining Podcasts to share the hard won learnings of B2B marketing, embracing failures to learn and deliver successful marketing programmes.
    About Your Host: John Cass
    John Cass is an expert at building content production and social media relationship systems for brands and agencies. He has worked at several companies where he's managed the development of content strategies and their execution. In addition, he has supporting experience in Technical SEO, user experience, marketing automation, and conversation optimization for the web.
    Follow https://www.linkedin.com/in/bostonmarketing/ (John on LinkedIn)

    • 17 min
    Episode Thirteen: An interview with Ackley Gaskin II

    Episode Thirteen: An interview with Ackley Gaskin II

    Ackley Gaskin II is Senior Manager, Innovation and Business Solutions at TD Bank in Toronto Canada. He leads a team of Product Owners responsible for agile pods which drive the strategic innovation roadmap for the Bank's Real-Estate Secured and Unsecured Leading. Previously Mr. Gaskin lead upskilling of digital marketing practices for TD. Adapting, coaching, and training agile principles and practices across Marketing and partners to support the Bank's digital transformation and always-on digital marketing activities at scale. We talk with Mr. Gaskin about his experiences with agile marketing in the two roles.
    About Your Host: John Cass
    John Cass is an expert at building content production and social media relationship systems for brands and agencies. He has worked at several companies where he's managed the development of content strategies and their execution. In addition, he has supporting experience in Technical SEO, user experience, marketing automation, and conversation optimization for the web.
    Follow https://www.linkedin.com/in/bostonmarketing/ (John on LinkedIn)

    • 15 min
    Episode Twelve: An interview with Ghassan Sultan and Lydia Kirby

    Episode Twelve: An interview with Ghassan Sultan and Lydia Kirby

    For the second episode of 2021, John interviews Ghassan Sultan and Lydia Kirby about their agile marketing journey.
    Ghassan is the Chief Marketing Officer at TECHNIA; a major global software and services company.
    Lydia is a B2B Tech Marketing Specialist, Agile Marketing Consultant, as well as the Client Delivery Director for Bright Innovation -- UK’s leading agile marketing consultancy. Her goal is to inspire people to act differently, be curious and use data to transform marketing whilst delivering business outcomes.

    • 21 min
    Episode Eleven: An interview with Travis Arnold

    Episode Eleven: An interview with Travis Arnold

    For the first episode of 2021, John interviews Travis Arnold about the intersection of marketing and design.
    Ghassan is the Chief Marketing Officer at TECHNIA; a major global software and services company.
    Lydia is a B2B Tech Marketing Specialist, Agile Marketing Consultant, as well as the Client Delivery Director for Bright Innovation -- UK’s leading agile marketing consultancy. Her goal is to inspire people to act differently, be curious and use data to transform marketing whilst delivering business outcomes.

    • 28 min
    Episode Ten: An interview with Kaycee Kalpin and Stacey Ackerman

    Episode Ten: An interview with Kaycee Kalpin and Stacey Ackerman

    For the last episode of 2020, John interviews Kaycee Kalpin and Stacey Ackerman about the state of Agile Marketing.
    Kaycee is Head of Strategic Marketing for Premier Inc., a role in which she leads brand and marketing across the entire enterprise. Kaycee also provides strategic guidance and vision for business growth, digital modernization, competitive differentiation, and best-in-class customer experiences.
    Stacey Ackerman is the founder of Agilify Coaching and Training, an organization with a mission to bring marketing into the 21st century through Agile Marketing. Stacey is passionate about helping marketing organizations around the world learn how Agile Marketing can help them cut through the red tape and rapidly deliver high-quality campaigns.

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