Scott Kerr talks with Maria von Scheel-Plessen, Global Head of Media and Advertising at the German luxury brand Montblanc about the industry's accelerated digital transformation and her responsibilities overseeing media and advertising strategy across all online and offline channels for the the luxury maison. Maria discusses some luxury customer insights and personas that surfaced during the pandemic, why she's excited about new technologies like predictive buying technology and attribution modeling tools, how the company approaches the Chinese market, the role influencers in the marketing mix, and why she wants higher brand safety and ad viewability standards adopted across the industry. Plus: Why luxury brands need to hire more data scientists and engineers.
Maria von Scheel-Plessen, Global Head of Media and Advertising at Montblanc (montblanc.com)
Scott Kerr, Founder & President of Silvertone Consulting
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