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Brandon Gutman

Brand Innovators LLC

917-843-7606

Marc Sternberg

Brand Innovators LLC

310-403-3330

Sponsors Minneapolis 10-30-14

Marquee Sponsors

As the world’s leading content marketing and syndication platform, NewsCred provides brands and publishers with access to fully-licensed articles, images and video from over 2,500 world-class sources. NewsCred empowers brands and publishers to drive new revenue by delivering the content their audiences want and share. Combining powerful curation technology and an experienced editorial team, NewsCred builds custom content solutions to global clients, including niche editorial sections, thought leadership portals, email marketing and social media campaigns. @Newscred


Outbrain, helps people discover the most interesting, relevant and trusted content wherever they are by powering personalized recommendations across a network of premium publishers, including CNN, The Wall Street Journal, Hearst, Rolling Stone, US Weekly and Fast Company. Through Outbrain’s all-in-one content discovery solution, publishers, brands and marketers are able to amplify their audience engagement by driving traffic to their content – on their site and around the web. Outbrain is currently installed on more than 100,000 sites, reaching over 180 monthly unique visitors in the US, and generates more than 7 billion page views per month. Founded in 2006, the company is headquartered in New York, with 15 offices globally, including the U.S., U.K., Israel, Singapore and Australia. @Outbrain


Title Sponsors

AOL Inc. is a brand company, committed to continuously innovating, growing, and investing in brands and experiences that inform, entertain, and connect the world. The home of a world-class collection of premium brands, AOL creates original contentthat engages audiences on a local and global scale. We help marketers connect with these audiences through effective and engaging digital advertising solutions. @aol


dstilleryDstillery has built its foundation on helping marketers target prospects scientifically proven to most likely care about their brand. Our acquisition of EveryScreen Media, an early innovator in mobile media buying and targeting, allows us to capture a whole new level of insight about those prospects. Adding location and device data to browser and offline intelligence gives us the ingredients, tools and techniques to deliver value at a whole different level. All of that has evolved into Dstillery, where billions of consumer signals and billions of available impressions are distilled across all screens. @dstillery


Dynamic Signal helps companies build direct relationships with the people who love their brands by engaging them with compelling content, marketing messages and offers. Our platform provides brands a single, comprehensive dashboard to be successful social content marketers and to measure ROI. With rich content marketing and social CRM features, brands can identify, engage and reward their advocates. The brand’s advocates which include customers, fans, employees and influencers can create, share and promote relevant content through their social channels, resulting in a measurable increase in awareness, interest, purchase and loyalty. Our customers include top brands across entertainment and media, consumer packaged goods, and financial services. @dynamicsignal


EveryoneSocial153Your employees want their company to be successful and they like talking about what they do. Let them spread the message via their social networks. What happens when you enable 100 of your employees, customers, or community members to promote your message via their personal social networks? On average, your reach will grow by 91,000, you’ll generate an extra 13,000 brand impressions, and 6,100 clicks back to your site per month. To learn more, please visit www.veryonesocial.com@EveryoneSocial


Netbase_159_53NetBase is the award-winning social analytics platform that global companies use to analyze and engage with consumers in real-time to build your business. NetBase won CGT’s Best in Class: Consumer Goods Technology award this year. Our platform processes billions of social media posts daily for actionable business insights for marketing, research, customer service, sales, PR and product innovation leaders. NetBase is a trusted partner to AMC Networks, American Airlines, Arby’s, Beam, Coca-Cola, Kenneth Cole, McCann Erickson, Ogilvy, Walmart and YUM!. Our customers report 34% cost reduction to capture social media insights, 20% time reduction to manage PR and significant boost in productivity for many business functions. Please contact us to learn more and to schedule a custom demo: www.netbase.com or email info@netbase.com @NetBase


opal-logo.jpg Opal is the leader in collaborative planning for brand marketing teams. Opal’s cloud-based enterprise platform simplifies the planning and management of a brand’s content across any digital marketing channel. Many of the world’s leading brands use Opal to collaboratively plan and manage their brand content, including Target, Nestlé, Burberry and NASA. To learn more visit workwithopal.com and connect with us @workwithopal and join the #planforcontent conversation.


PredictiveScience153Predictive Science is a software company focused on helping Fortune 1000 marketers discover and capture the value of their data. We are the pioneers of big data analytics for marketing. We pride ourselves in being able to understand business problems and deliver solutions with the mind of a data scientist. The purpose of our products is to create transparency, foster a spirit of accountability, and build the foundation for predictive analysis. We are data scientists who know marketing. @PredictiveSc


Tongal is an open innovation platform that produces and distributes social video content. Tongal’s proprietary process combines a distributed workforce model with game mechanics which allows brands to pull in ideas from anyone, anywhere and collaboratively produce targeted, on equity content, every time. The company was selected by PepsiCo as one of the 10 most innovative startups in the country, has been written up by McKinsey, Business Week, Fortune, Mashable, Wired, Ad Week, Rolling Stone and clients have ranged from McDonalds, P&G, Colgate Palmolive, Lego, Coca-Cola, NASA, Nestle, Capitol Records, Universal Studios to Kiva and Feeding America. @Tongal


Premiere Sponsors

collectiveCollective is a leading data-driven, programmatic advertising company that connects brand marketers to audiences with personalized ad experiences across screens and formats. Collective’s unified view of the consumer platform breaks down traditional media silos and enables brands to control audience reach & frequency and choreograph messaging across TV, PC, tablet and smartphone devices. Headquartered in New York with offices in Atlanta, Boston, Chicago, Dallas, Detroit, Los Angeles, San Francisco, London and Bangalore. Collective is backed by Accel Partners, Cox Media Group, Greycroft Partners, iNovia Capital and Samsung Ventures. To learn more about Collective, visit www.collective.com. @collectivesays


The premier mobile publisher platform, Kargo delivers innovative advertising experiences and integrated marketing opportunities across Kargo’s proprietary network of major media mobile web sites, native applications and messaging campaigns. Kargo leverages its relationships with carriers, App storefronts and handset manufacturers to accelerate the overall growth and monetization of its audience across its major media brand properties. In addition to being an OnMobile Top 100 winner for two consecutive years, Kargo is the recipient of multiple industry awards including the 2010 Mobi and DPAC awards for Best Mobile Website, the 2010 DPAC award for Best iPhone Application and the 2011 OMMA award for Best Mobile Marketing Campaign. @Kargo


livefyreLivefyre helps companies engage consumers through a combination of real-time conversation, social curation and social advertising. With Livefyre’s social CMS, brands can integrate real-time social content into their websites, mobile apps, advertisements and television broadcasts to increase viewer engagement, boost website traffic and drive revenue. As the fourth largest network online, Livefyre is powering real-time social experiences for over 550 leading brands including American Idol, AOL, Bravo, CBS, Conde Nast, Cox Media Group, Dow Jones/WSJ, FOX Sports, Mashable, NASCAR, Showtime, Sony Playstation, Sports Illustrated, The New York Times, Unilever and Universal Music Group. Livefyre also acquired social storytelling platform Storify in September 2013 and Social Application Provider Realtidbits in November 2013. @livefyre


LiveWorld153LiveWorld provides social media software and services for human engagement to help F1000 brands develop deeper relationships with customers. We bring a human touch scaled by technology that creates value out of user content and provides big cost savings. LiveWorld is a trusted partner of the world’s largest brands, including the number-one companies in retail, CPG, pharmaceutical, and financial/travel services. For our clients, we develop strategy, create and publish content, engage customers, moderate content, manage crises, and glean insight from social media. LiveWorld is headquartered in California, with offices in New York City and San Jose. Learn more at www.LiveWorld.com and @liveworld.


purematterPurematter is one of Silicon Valley’s most energetically growing Social and Content Marketing Agencies in the country, with clients such as Pitney Bowes, IBM, Cisco, The CMO Club and CBIZ. Winning over 200 awards in the last 12 years, the agency most recently produced the 2013 “Content Marketing Campaign of the Year” chosen by the Content Marketing Institute and Disqus. As part of PureMatter Labs, their content resource center for brand marketers, the team produces webinars, eBooks, tools, podcasts and “Substance”, a thought leader interview series hosted by President @BryanKramer. Bryan was recently named one of the Top 50 Global Social CEOs by Forbes, Huffington Post and Kred. @purematter