Kim Garst is a superstar in the quickly emerging social selling space and CEO of Boom! Social Media Marketing. She has taken her 20+ years of online business-building experience and married it with her dominant social media position as a Forbes Top 10 Social Media Women Power Influencer and leader of a social media community of over 500,000 people to create a truly unique, highly levered and profitable integrated digital/social media marketing model which she teaches her community members, clients and customers.
Tom is a leader in using Inbound for eCommerce for increased traffic, automation and lifetime value. He developed one of the first eCommerce businesses to use an Inbound Marketing Strategy and the HubSpot platform to go from a regional player to a national leader in under 3 years. Tom is a speaker, author and leader of the eCommerce HubSpot User Group. He is the founder of Goodbye Crutches, Inbound for eCommerce, and Inbound Movement. He helps business owners grow beyond chasing transactions with PPC and SEO into growing a brand with high-quality organic traffic and an automated sales machine.
Jeff is a recovering attorney, bacon-lover, and Diet Coke addict who heads up ExactTarget’s Marketing Insights Team—a rag-tag bunch of awesome folks specializing in content marketing, social media, and thought-leadership.
Michael is the Head of Strategy for the leading content marketing platform, NewsCred. He previously held marketing leadership positions at SAP as VP of Global Marketing and Content Strategy and Head of Digital Marketing for SAP Americas. Michael was the co-founder of leading social news site Business 2 Community and also created SAP’s award-winning Business Innovation thought leadership blog site. He is also a contributor to leading publications such as Forbes, The Economist, and The Guardian. He is a frequent speaker at industry events covering topics such as marketing strategy, social business, content marketing, digital marketing, social media and personal branding.
Originally hailing from Dallas, Austin Muhs is a seasoned Los Angeles entrepreneur. In his early days Austin wanted to learn as much as he could about working life, which resulted in his working of over 30 jobs and starting 6 businesses. (all started via bootstrapping)
Jack is one of the leading Regional Sales Managers at Act-On Software who has helped to pioneer the social selling channel. Known to the digital community as the SaaS-A-Nova of the Marketing Automation industry, Jack’s articles on social selling can frequently be seen on Act-On's blog, LinkedIn and Business 2 Community.