Let’s Get Digital – Here’s 10 New Marketing Speakers

We’re going digital crazy this week with 101 new speakers, lots of whom will be on the stage at the Marketing Summit in Dublin. Want to be a part of it all? Get your Early Bird ticket now.


Just over 2 months out from Web Summit 2014 and things are really starting to heat up. From Nike, to the Huffington Post, to Andreesen Horowitz – we’ve got some top new speakers, ready to take their ‘A’ game to the Marketing Summit, these are not to be missed.

Chris Satchell – Nike CTO

As Consumer Technology Officer at Nike, Chris helps the world’s leading innovator in athletic footwear shape the digital future. Prior to Nike, Chris was CTO at IGT, the world leader in legalised gambling content, platforms and systems. He’s also worked as CTO for Interactive Entertainment Business at Microsoft – working on projects including XBox Games and XBox Live for Windows.

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Katharine Weymouth – Washington Post Company CEO

Katharine Weymouth and The Washington Post have long been connected. Her grandmother Katharine Graham was the pioneering publisher of the paper and ‘ruled social Washington’ for nearly four decades. As current CEO of the Post Katharine is tackling the challenges of modern day media, and the need to adapt to digital to succeed. Here’s her letter to readers after the Washington Post was bought by Jeff Bezos just over a year ago.

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Henry Blodget – Co-founder & CEO Business Insider

A former top ranked Wall Street analyst, Henry is the co-founder, CEO and Editor-In-Chief of Business Insider, one of the fastest-growing business and tech news sites in the world. Not just that though, Henry is also the host of Yahoo Daily Ticker, a digital video show viewed by several million people a month.

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Jimmy Maymann – Huffington Post CEO

The Huffington Post is revolutionising online news, and as CEO Jimmy Maymann has had a huge role to play in this. Scaling the Huffington Post has seen the platform launch in Canada, UK, France, Spain, Japan, Italy, Brazil, Germany, South Korean and soon-to-be India. Their publication has teamed up with large publications in these countries to grow the platform.

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Dharmesh Shah – Hubspot CTO

Co-founder, CTO, angel investor, prolific blogger, co-author – just a few of the many amazing achievements Dharmesh Shah has accomplished. As co-founder and CTO of HubSpot the company has raised over $100million in venture capital – and continues to grow and grow.

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Michelle Peluso – Gilt CEO

Michelle is CEO of an innovative online shopping destination offering its more than 8 million members special access to the most inspiring merchandise and experiences every day at insider prices. She has a wealth of digital marketing experience and expertise – previously serving as Global Consumer Chief Marketing and Internet Officer at Citigroup.

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Also confirmed to speak

Lionel Barber – Financial Times Editor

Clara Shih – Founder, Hearsay Social

Michelle Sadlier – Hunter-Global Social Media Manager

Want to come to Web Summit 2014? You still can – get your Early Bird ticket now >>

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