eMetrics Advisory Council
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Bryan Eisenberg is the co-author of the Wall Street Journal, Business Week, USA Today and New York Times bestselling books Call to Action, Waiting For Your Cat to Bark? and Always Be Testing. He is also the co-founder and Chairman Emeritus of the Web Analytics Association. Bryan serves as an advisory board member of Search Engine Strategies, the eMetrics Summit and several venture capital backed startup companies (ie. Bazaarvoice, iPerceptions, UserTesting.com, ClickEquations, etc.) and is on the board of trustees of the Direct Marketing Education Foundation. Not only a great marketing speaker, Bryan is the recognized authority and pioneer in online marketing, improving online conversion rates, Persuasion Architecture, and persona marketing. He was recently recognized by eConsultancy members as one of the top 10 User Experience Gurus and he was selected as one of the inaugural iMedia Top 25 Marketers. In 1998, Bryan co-founded FutureNow Inc., the company has been helping businesses generate more engagements, leads, subscriptions, and sales with its unique framework he helped develop, Persuasion Architecture®. Bryan’s proudest professional accomplishments are the thousands of companies, students and clients, including HP, NBC Universal, GE, WebEx, Overstock and Dell, that have consistently enjoyed dramatic improvement in sales.
Andrea Hadley, eMetrics Canada Conference Director
Andrea Hadley has a long history as a leading Canadian web marketer, consultant and industry advocate having founded two professional associations, a web marketing conference in 2001 and a consultancy NetSetGo Marketing Ltd in 1999. After shepherding the International Internet Marketing Association (IIMAOnline.org) through its first five years, Andrea went on to become a founding Director of the Web Analytics Association where she continues to serve as co-Chair of Education and Facilitator of the Media Special Interest Group. Today, Andrea’s commitment to knowledge sharing and the advancement of the web marketing industry continues as Conference Director and partner of eMetrics Canada where she leads the Advisory Board and is responsible for the planning and programming of all content, speaker selection and logistics.
Michele Hinojosa, Director of Digital Analytics, Red Door Interactive
Michele Hinojosa is a self-confessed analytics geek. She is currently the Director of Digital Analytics at Red Door Interactive, responsible for leading a team of analysts to produce actionable insights and recommendations to optimization clients’ online initiatives. As the Manager of Web Analytics for Kelley Blue Book, she and her team were responsible for forecasting, analyzing, testing and optimizing KBB.com and its associated businesses. She led the creation of an internal advertising data warehouse, including the adoption of MicroStrategy's business intelligence solution, and managed the development and on-going sophistication of KBB’s forecasting methodology.Michele holds degrees in Law and Psychology from the University of Melbourne (Australia) but is currently located in Southern California. As a certified group fitness instructor, she is as fanatical about Les Mills group fitness programs and cycling as she is about data. Michele enjoys reading, writing and thinking about analytics and engaging with the web analytics community via Twitter. You can read her thoughts at michelehinojosa.com or @michelehinojosa
Mitch Joel, President, Twist Image
Twist Image is an award-winning Digital Marketing agency and Mitch is a marketing and communications visionary, interactive expert, community leader, Blogger and Podcaster. He is also a passionate entrepreneur and speaker who connects with people worldwide by sharing his marketing insights on digital marketing and personal branding. Joel is a Board Member for both the Canadian Marketing Association and the Interactive Advertising Bureau Canada. He is an executive for the National Advertising Benevolent of Quebec and an instructor of the CMA eMarketing professional certificate course.
Alex Langshur, President and Cofounder, PublicInsite
Alex manages PublicInsite, a web analytics / site optimization consulting firm dedicated to helping clients realize the full potential and value of their online channel. He has worked with and led web analytics and online performance measurement initiatives for clients in the public, private, non-profit and education sectors. Alex is the Treasurer of the Web Analytics Association and co-Chair of their Public Sector Committee. He has been a speaker at many conferences and teaches web analytics courses for WAA Base Camp and Web Manager University.
Dylan Lewis, Senior Manager, Web Metrics, Intuit
At his role at Intuit, Dylan and his team is focused on translating the actions, experiences, and attitudes of visitors into the language of the business. Dylan joined Intuit in 2005 after working as a Senior Consultant at Visual Sciences, and Director of Marketing at SmartDraw.com. With an MS in Psychology, Dylan is focused on listening to behavior of web visitors. Dylan was an attendee at the eMetrics Summit in 2003, a speaker in 2004, as a vendor in 2005 (Visual Sciences), again as an attendee in 2006 (Intuit), again as a speaker in San Francisco and now back as a speaker by popular demand. One gets the feeling he’s very interested in this subject.
Josh Manion, Chief Executive Officer, Ensighten
Prior to the founding of Ensighten, Josh served for 7 years as the CEO of Stratigent, LLC a consultancy specialized in web analytics and marketing optimization. At Stratigent, he oversees strategic direction for the organization and works with strategic clients such as Motorola, Blue Cross Blue Shield, Mattel, and General Mills. Additionally, Josh leads the partnership development efforts at Stratigent, where he has forged close partnerships with the leaders in the web analytics and interactive marketing space including Omniture, WebTrends, Google Analytics, Unica, Coremetrics, ExactTarget, Optimost, Gomez, OpinionLab, Teradata, and TeaLeaf.
Neil Mason, Director of Analytical Consulting, Foviance
Neil joined Foviance as part of an acquisition of Applied Inslights whom he was director and co-founder. With 25 years of in-depth industry experience in marketing analytics and strategy, Neil leads Foviance’s analytical consulting practice. This delivers an enhanced digital marketing analytics capability to both Foviance’s and Applied Insig
Jim Novo, Drilling Down
Jim is a customer analysis consultant with a 25 year track record of generating exceptional returns on customer marketing program investments. As Vice President of Programming & Marketing at Home Shopping Network, Jim handled the integration of customer communications and marketing across the Television, Catalog, and Internet divisions. He authored the book, Drilling Down: Turning Customer Data into Profits with a Spreadsheet to teach managers how to increase sales while lowering marketing costs. Jim is co-author of The Marketer’s Common Sense Guide to e-Metrics with Bryan Eisenberg and co-Chair of the Education Committee for the Web Analytics Association.
Bob Page, VP Analytics, eBay
As eBay's vice president of Data & Analytics Platform, Bob Page brings more than 15 years of passion for analysis to the world's largest online marketplace. Bob leads eBay's data and analytics infrastructure, and is responsible for the strategy and policies that power data-driven decisions. From data warehouse and business intelligence solutions to advanced analytics and custom insights, Bob delivers solutions for strategic use of data. Bob joined eBay from Yahoo!, where he led analytics teams across a broad range of responsibilities. He has been active in analytics since 1996, when he was co-founder, CTO and VP of Product Development for Accrue Software, a provider of large-scale web analytics.
Daniel Waisberg, Founder & Editor Online Behavior
Daniel Waisberg has managed Web Analytics and Online Competitive Analysis for dozens of websites. He completed his M.Sc. in Operations Research and Decisions at Tel Aviv University, where he developed a statistical model that helps optimizing websites using behavior analysis. Daniel is a consultant and a hands-on practitioner using a broad mix of technologies in order to optimize websites. He is kept busy analyzing, writing, researching and speaking about conversion optimization strategies, tactics and techniques. Daniel writes at Online Behavior and at Search Engine Land on Behavioral Targeting, Web Analytics, and Search Engine Marketing. You can follow him on Twitter @danielwaisberg.