Meet Nancy Keith Kelly: A Strategic, Self-Starting, Team-Building Adventurer

Meet Nancy Keith Kelly: A Strategic, Self-Starting, Team-Building Adventurer

Editor’s Note: This is the fifteenth in our We are EM (Monkeys Are People Too) series. A Marketing Generalist with a Global Perspective Nancy Keith Kelly is a creative thinker, adventurer, and team builder. She’s also an expert in both business development as well as marketing & communications strategy, making her an ideal fit for a wide … Continue reading Meet Nancy Keith Kelly: A Strategic, Self-Starting, Team-Building Adventurer

Meet Rachel Plasse: An Indispensable, Integrated Marketing Professional

Meet Rachel Plasse: An Indispensable, Integrated Marketing Professional

Editor’s Note: This is the fourteenth in our We are EM (Monkeys Are People Too) series. Your Marketing Mission’s Missing Link Rachel Plasse has worn many marketing hats in her career, from product manager to communications specialist to marketing analytics team leader. Some people might say this makes her a true integrated marketing professional. Her clients would … Continue reading Meet Rachel Plasse: An Indispensable, Integrated Marketing Professional

Meet Ali Ward: An Accomplished, Results-Oriented Marketer

Meet Ali Ward: An Accomplished, Results-Oriented Marketer

Editor’s Note: This is the thirteenth in our We are EM (Monkeys Are People Too) series. Your Catalyst for Marketing Success Ali Ward has years of experience as a direct marketing professional, with expertise in both digital and print mediums. Ali’s greatest strength as a Senior Marketing Manager may be her capacity to see the big picture … Continue reading Meet Ali Ward: An Accomplished, Results-Oriented Marketer

Sixteen Secrets to Slack Success

Sixteen Secrets to Slack Success

As I downloaded Slack’s latest desktop app iteration for my Mac, I realized it might be a great time to rundown some tips and tricks for using the app that can help make your use of Slack more speedy, seamless, and successful. Here are sixteen sweet treats.  1) Search To me, probably the most powerful Slack … Continue reading Sixteen Secrets to Slack Success

Meet Karen Howard: A Strategic Thinker With a Can-Do Attitude

Meet Karen Howard: A Strategic Thinker With a Can-Do Attitude

Editor’s Note: This is the twelfth in our We are EM (Monkeys Are People Too) series. A Product Marketer Par Excellence Nobody makes an introduction quite like Karen Howard. If there’s a product the consumer, small business, or enterprise market needs to know about, she’s the person to introduce it. From market strategy to pricing, competitive landscaping … Continue reading Meet Karen Howard: A Strategic Thinker With a Can-Do Attitude

Meet Jane Markell: An Immersive Marketer Who Gets Results

Meet Jane Markell: An Immersive Marketer Who Gets Results

Editor’s Note: This is the eleventh in our We are EM (Monkeys Are People Too) series. Expanding the Boundaries of Marketing Jane Markell views marketing as the command center for your company’s or product’s communications. Everything stems from there, and, depending on your objectives, target audience, and resources, you choose the tools and the means of delivery … Continue reading Meet Jane Markell: An Immersive Marketer Who Gets Results

Meet Jim Herbold: A Passionate (and Successful) Go-To-Market Leader

Meet Jim Herbold: A Passionate (and Successful) Go-To-Market Leader

Editor’s Note: This is the tenth in our We are EM (Monkeys Are People Too) series. Sales Leader, Team Player, Enterprise Expert Jim Herbold is not your typical Silicon Valley sales leader. He considers himself not just a team builder – and he’s built his share of successful teams – but also a team player. Jim’s 15-year … Continue reading Meet Jim Herbold: A Passionate (and Successful) Go-To-Market Leader

Meet Tara Verner: A Proficient Problem Solver

Meet Tara Verner: A Proficient Problem Solver

Editor’s Note: This is the ninth in our We are EM (Monkeys Are People Too) series. Marketing Maven, Puzzle Master As a wide-ranging marketing generalist, Tara Verner truly loves synthesizing information and determining how each piece of the puzzle fits together. She’s a firm believer in examining issues through a variety of lenses, and knows that even … Continue reading Meet Tara Verner: A Proficient Problem Solver

Meet Karen Paluska: A Big Picture Marketing Strategist Who Executes

Meet Karen Paluska: A Big Picture Marketing Strategist Who Executes

Editor’s Note: This is the eighth in our We are EM (Monkeys Are People Too) series. Artful Insights, Proven Impact Karen Paluska prides herself on thinking about “the big picture” of marketing strategy without sacrificing the critical attention to detail that can make or break a project. Brand strategy and messaging are two of Karen’s particular … Continue reading Meet Karen Paluska: A Big Picture Marketing Strategist Who Executes

Meet Wens Gerdyman: A Conceptual Product Manager & Thinker

Meet Wens Gerdyman: A Conceptual Product Manager & Thinker

Editor’s Note: This is the seventh in our We are EM (Monkeys Are People Too) series. Silicon Valley Surprise Wens Gerdyman still can’t believe he’s working in Silicon Valley. A native of Java, Indonesia, he thought he would return home after receiving his BS in Electrical Engineering from the University of Wisconsin. But, after three years as … Continue reading Meet Wens Gerdyman: A Conceptual Product Manager & Thinker