Brett King is a world-renowned futurist and speaker, an International Bestselling Author, and a media personality who covers the future of business. He has spoken in over 50 countries, at TED conferences, given opening keynotes for Wired, Singularity University, Web Summit/MoneyConf, The Economist, World of Watson, CES, SIBOS and more. He has appeared as a commentator on CNBC, BBC, ABC, Fox, Bloomberg and more. He advised the Obama administration on Fintech policy and the Future of Banking and advises regulators and bank CEOs around the world on technology transformation.
King hosts the world's first and #1 ranked radio show on FinTech called "Breaking Banks" (140 countries, 3.6 million listeners). He is the CEO and Founder of Moven, a successful mobile start-up, which has raised over US$24 million to date, with the world's first mobile, downloadable bank account, available in the United States, Canada, UK, Indonesia, and New Zealand.
Named "King of the Disruptors" by Banking Exchange magazine, King was voted American Banker's Innovator of the Year in 2012, voted the world's #1 Financial Services Influencer by The Financial Brand and was nominated by Bank Innovation as one of the top 10 "coolest brands in banking". He was shortlisted for the 2015 Advance Global Australian of the Year Award for being one of the most influential Australians living offshore. His books have been released in more than a dozen languages and he has achieved bestseller status in 20 countries. His fifth book Augmented: Life in the Smart Lane is an international bestseller and has remained in the top-10 on Amazon for over a year. He is currently working on Bank 4.0 for a late 2017 release.
Sheri Gilchrist is the Managing Director, Global Head of Marketing Services for BNY Mellon Investment Management, a global investment management company with over $1.7 trillion in assets under management. She overseas global marketing services, digital operations and marketing infrastructure management and with the goal of turning marketing into a revenue driver.
An expert on financial advisor targeting, multichannel analytics and investing behavior across Brokerage, IFI, RIA’s, Wealth Management, Retirement, Retail and Institutional channels, Sheri brings the newest advances in customer database management, digital, and analytics to support sales objectives: getting the little data right in big data analytics for high growth organizations.
Gilchrist is also a longtime supporter of financial literacy and has provided counsel to the Social Security Administration and the National Bureau of Economic Research in support of financial education and wealth management programs targeting aging baby boomers and millennials. Prior to joining BNY Mellon, Sheri was the Global Head of Relationship Marketing for Eaton Vance Management, a leading asset management firm with over $300B in AUM.
Ms. Gilchrist is a frequent speaker and contributor on the topic of CRM, digital and data transformations featured in ANA Magazine, CRM Magazine, DM News, FC Business Intelligence, Ignites, Target Marketing, Investment Adviser, Journal of Digital Banking and USA Today.
Marc Lamoureux is CEO of Veriday. Marc is responsible for leading the organization's strategic development. During his tenure at Veriday, Marc has led the organization through two product launches and over ten years of progressive growth including several landmark projects for Google. Veriday’s flagship product, Digital Agent, is an innovative digital marketing tool developed to solve Financial Institution's compliance and branding challenges.
Daniel Allocca leads Business Management, Strategy and Analytics for Nuveen where he is a Managing Director of Marketing in the New York Office. He is responsible for driving a cohesive marketing technology and analytics strategy in addition to leading business management and other operating functions. Prior to Nuveen, Daniel worked in marketing roles at PIMCO and Morgan Stanley.
Daniel holds two undergraduate degrees in Finance and Audio Engineering and also earned an MBA from NYU Stern School of Business.
When not working, Daniel enjoys time with his wife and three kids, fast cars and quality music.
Dan is leading a digitally enabled client-focused transformation as Chief Marketing Officer for Hancock Holding Company with responsibility for overall strategy and execution of marketing for the Hancock and Whitney bank brands. He has previous experience as CMO for another top 50 bank and a national retailer. He has deep experience using marketing and product levers to drive profitable revenue. Dan has been responsible for all marketing functions and the digital / eCommerce consumer channels. Mobile product launches exceeded expectations. He champions a culture of excellence, innovation, and teamwork with his teams. He is frequently asked to speak to marketing, financial services, and technology audiences on a wide range of topics including marketing leadership, marketing metrics/ROI, branding the customer experience, product innovation, channel innovation, mobile, social media, and macro trends shaping the future of business. Recognitions have included the Presidents Circle CMO Award, "Top CMO on Twitter," and "Top 40 under 40."
Lawrence is the Founder and Managing Director of K2 Digital, a leading Digital Transformation services and solutions firm. He brings more than 20 years of experience building companies in marketing, software solutions, and management consulting. He founded K2 Digital in 2012 in order to help companies achieve digital transformation before they are disrupted.
Stewart is the driving and creative force behind the ongoing growth of Crownpeak via new customer acquisition. In his role, he oversees all marketing initiatives involving the development, coordination and execution of lead generation plans, programs and campaigns. A three-time Ironman triathlete and nationally competitive swimmer, Stew starts many of his mornings before dawn with an intense swim before heading to the office. On the weekends, you’ll find him spending time with his wife and young daughter.
A Marketing Leader with 30+ years’ experience within the retail, financial services, media, telecommunications and consumer products industries. Recognized for exceptional results, strong organizational and planning abilities, balanced with excellent interpersonal and team development skills. Sought after to build or overhaul marketing programs and to develop new brands and dramatically improve marketing and corporate results. A solid reputation for being a key resource in the areas of strategic thinking, problem solving and program innovation while achieving financial performance goals.
Chris’ previous experience includes CMO/EVP Marketing roles at Sears Canada, Moneris, Just Energy and Sun Media/Quebecor Media. In addition, Chris also engaged in executive level marketing roles at Sirius Satellite Radio, Bell Canada/Bell Wireless and Nortel Networks.
In addition to Chris’ vast wealth of knowledge and experience, he is also an Instructor at University of Toronto where he teaches Brand Management in the Continuing Education Program. Known for marketing strategy and customer advocacy, and strong belief in the art and science of Marketing.
Christi is the Head of Evangelism for Bing at Microsoft and is a member of the board for SEMPO. For over a decade Christi has led Digital Marketing teams at Microsoft, Expedia, Harry & David, Pointmarc (a Merkle company) and Point It. She is passionate about search marketing and has spent her career helping businesses solve their marketing challenges and goals through studying and analyzing data to develop actionable insights and strategies. Christi has been recognized by PPC Hero and her peers as one of the top 25 most Influential PPC Experts in 2015, 2016 and 2017. Her deep love for digital has driven her to speak at hundreds of conferences and events globally including CES, AdWeek, DMEXCO, SMX, SEOktoberfest, PubCon, HeroConf and Search Insider Summit.