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Moving From Performance Marketing to Brand Campaigns

Haris Beber, CMO @ Vimeo; Jennifer Ogden-Reese, CMO @ SeatGeek; Jordan French, Executive Editor & Co-Founder @ GritDaily Ascent Conference 2019 Jordan French [00:00:07] Tell us more about SeatGeek, because when it comes to Brand, uh, perhaps not every news about what you’re up to.   Jennifer Ogden-Reese [00:00:15] So at SeatGeek, we are the […]

Is Zero Trust Achievable

Neal Conlon, Head of Sales & Marketing @ Appguard Inc. Ascent Conference 2019 [00:00:06] For anyone who doesn’t know who I am, I’m just kind of infinite researcher who really loves what he does. And the thing I love about my job as an infinite researcher is I get to do a lot of deep […]

Preparing Your Organization for the Future of the Workforce

Ian Bester, General Manager @ Brainstation; Falon Fatemi, Founder & CEO @ Node; Benjamin Powers, Freelance Tech Journalist Ascent Conference 2019 Benjamin Powers [00:00:06] I think let’s just dove right into it, and I’d be curious to hear kind of because there’s such a wide array of backgrounds that people have that bring them tech, […]

Data Protection and Consumer Rights

Jascha Kaykas-Wolff, President @ Lytics Ascent Conference 2019 [00:00:01] So start back in 2004, this is around January and 2004, we’re outside of Chicago, just a little suburb outside of Chicago, and there is a small business run by a gentleman named Mike. Say some of you may know this story, Mike say shuts down […]

Building an Optimization Strategy with Personalization and Experimentation

Carl Tsukahara, CMO @ Optimizely; Rob Pegoraro, Journalist @ Yahoo Ascent Conference 2019 Rob Pegoraro [00:02:38] Good afternoon, everybody, I’m Rob Pegoraro, I’m a freelance journalist for Yahoo finance USA Today, where we got her fast company, your name here, and Carl one. You introduce yourself. Carl Tsukahara [00:02:49] Sure. My name is Carl Tsukahara. […]

Lessons Learned in the Digital Transformation of the Frontline Workforce

Christina Bechhold Russ, Director Ventures @ Samsung Next; Daniel Sztutwojner, Chief Customer Officer @ Beekeeper Ascent Conference 2019 Christina Bechhold Russ [00:00:07] So quick show of hands, how many people would say that their job is desk based, so to sit in front of a computer, take meetings, phone calls most of the day. Most […]


Alex Mashinsky, Founder & CEO @ Celsius Network Ascent Conference 2019 [00:00:05] How many you heard about voice of IP or using voice of IP? Yeah, what’s that right? Yeah, everybody is right. Well, I’m here to share with you also money over IP. Did you hear about money over IP? Few people did. Right. […]

Moving Crunchbase From a Freemium to Subscription-Based Model

Jager McConnell, Chief Executive Officer @ Crunchbase; Jordan French, Executive Editor & Co-Founder @ Grit Daily Ascent Conference 2019 Jordan French [00:00:04] For the uninitiated, Jager, now they’ve heard your name a few times. There are few, though, who don’t fully know Crunchbase in its present form. What’s in most of our minds is what […]

What does it Take to be a Successful Entrepreneur in 2019

Michael Dermer, Author @ The Lonely Entrepreneur Ascent Conference 2019 [00:00:06] We’re going to talk a little bit today about what it really takes to be an entrepreneur in the year twenty eighteen, and I’ll share a little bit of my background and get a little bit into hopefully insights that you can walk away […]

Future of The Tech Industry Within The Scope of AI

Falon Fatemi, Founder & CEO @ Node Ascent Conference 2019 [00:00:06] My name is Falon Fatemi. I’m the founder and CEO of an air company called Node. I also have a column in Forbes where I talk about how I is impacting the future of work. Today, we’re going to talk a little bit about […]

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