Thursday, July 21 2016 we’ll be at Revolution Brewery Brewpub for a night of B2B thought leadership and local brews to explore how companies today are modernizing the B2B experience. We’ve pulled together some of Chicago’s top B2B experts to uncover what’s new and noteworthy in B2B, including modern digital marketing strategies, engaging the millennial B2B buyer, and more.
The event will begin with time for networking, free appetizers, and of course, free Revolution Brewery beer before a 45-minute panel.
Paul Demery, Editor of B2B eCommerce World, will be moderating a panel of 4 B2B experts including:
- Adam Willmouth, Chief Revenue Officer of Aaxis Commerce | Adam has served in strategic planning and advisory roles for some of the most demanding brands in the industry crossing B2B and B2C organizations. Adam has 20 years of experience running agency and consulting-based professional services organizations, specializing in the digital space. Adam has extensive experience helping global companies develop digital strategies and execute multi-channel, global initiatives built upon marketing best practices and world leading eCommerce and digital marketing platforms. He has been a frequent speaker at industry trade shows, client events and with the media on topics including eCommerce, digital marketing and technology trends.
- Derek Cwik, Director of Integrations at AmericanEagle.com | Derek Cwik is the Director of Integrations at Americaneagle.com. Since he first joined the Americaneagle.com team in 2008, he has played an integral role in growing the capabilities and standards of the development team. Derek has overseen the development of 90+ certified connectors to the leading payment, shipping, and tax providers, along with CRM, ERP, AMS, EMS, and Marketing Automation systems. He has also been involved in many of Americaneagle.com’s top site developments for clients like Beretta, Stuart Weitzman, MARS, National Restaurant Association, MagazineLine, and AIMIA. Recently, Derek has also joined the partnership team at Americaneagle.com and is responsible for engineering solutions for our top partner platforms that translate business requirements into technical implementations to meet the needs of clients.
- Daryl Mason, Senior AVP of Pardot, Salesforce | Pardot is the B2B marketing automation solution for Salesforce. It is also the most widely used Marketing Automation solution by Salesforce customers. As acting VP of Global Sales, Daryl Mason heads up a team of Sales, Sales Engineering and Business Development leaders who are helping scale one of Salesforce’s fastest growing business units. Prior to the Salesforce.com management roles, Mason held a variety of other sales and marketing roles at Salesforce.com, Pitney Bowes and ADP. His academic background consists of a HBBA from Wilfrid Laurier University in Waterloo, Canada.
- Chip House, Chief Marketing Officer of Four51 | Chip House is currently Chief Marketing Officer at Four51, the makers of OrderCloud, a leading, cloud-based eCommerce platform used by more than 10,000 businesses worldwide. Chip has over 25 years of direct and digital marketing experience at organizations such as Digital River, ExactTarget, and the Salesforce Marketing Cloud, with leadership roles in marketing, services, privacy, and industry relations.
There is time reserved for Taproom Tours and more networking following the speaker panel. You won’t want to miss it!
Still not convinced? Check out what some of the Minneapolis attendees had to say:
“It was different from a standard networking event. The panel of professionals was also a great learning experience. The sponsored event was a perk, free food and beer – yes please!”
“Very well organized! Great food, great beer, great speakers=overall fantastic event!”