Miri Rodriguez is a globally recognized Storyteller and Partner Experiences lead at Microsoft. She is a creative journalist and content advocate designing stories across key channel and device technology trends, evangelizing brand narrative and showcasing how Microsoft partners can leverage the Microsoft Story to grown their own business. Miri has earned several awards in digital marketing and customer experience and is ranked as top in-demand speaker at leading industry conferences around the world. Miri brings 15+ years of expertise, valuable industry insights and a lighthearted approach. Her social advocacy and philanthropic work include volunteering to train social enterprise leaders in Swaziland and Morocco through #MySkills4Afrika, coaching students at Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship, content contributor at Trade+Impact and PR News, and mentoring men and women to build their personal brand. Her biggest accomplishment to date is being a mother of 2 boys and an American Bulldog. She can also run in heels. Ice cream is her superfood.
Julie Riley is the Co-Founder and Managing Partner of Depict Media in Wichita, KS. She is also a Community Moderator for Social Media Examiner, one of the worlds largest online social media publications. Julie has been working in digital marketing since 2007 and has grown to become sought after for her knowledge in Facebook Ads, Social Media Strategy and Chatbots. She has taught workshops on social media marketing for small
businesses, personal branding, chatbots and more, been a speaker for the Video Marketing Summit for Entrepreneurs, and she has been a keynote speaker for WIBA Small Business Connect. She is a co-host on Depict Media’s weekly Facebook Live Show #DepictThis and is a co-host on the weekly Facebook Live show Collab Corner.
Jen Cole is a Social Media Specialist and Community Manager with a confident history in digital marketing. While she is co-founder of the social media marketing firm DEPICT Media based in Wichita, KS, she is also the Community Manager for San Diego-based Social Media Examiner and Producer of Social Media Examiner’s #smechat. Jen has made guest appearances on several Twitter chats, to include #SEMRushChat, #TwitterSmarter, and #Digital360Chat, and has also appeared as a guest on several podcasts, to include Marketing Buzzword Podcast with Ben Roberts and others. Her own podcast, Making A Marketer co-hosted by Megan Powers and Elizabeth Glau, has hosted many world-renowned industry experts such as Brian Fanzo, Madalyn Sklar, and Michaela Alexis. Jen has a strong belief that social media channels should be utilized to grow tight-knit, organic communities of followers who genuinely identify with a brand.
Owen is the founder of TheVideoMarketingSchool.com where business owners and marketers learn the art of science of onine video. Owen is widely known for his high-energy and insightful workshops and courses and is a sought after event Emcee and Live Stream host with a reputation for creating TV-quality livestream shows for brands.
Andy Crestodina is a co-founder and Chief Marketing Officer of Orbit Media, an award-winning 38-person digital agency in Chicago. Over the past 18 years, Andy has provided digital marketing advice to 1000+ businesses. He speaks at national marketing conferences, writes for big marketing blogs and hosts a little marketing podcast.
Andy has written hundreds of articles on content strategy, search engine optimization, influencer marketing, conversion and Analytics. He is also the author of Content Chemistry: The Illustrated Handbook for Content Marketing.