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What 2 Know Podcast | Ep. 9 | Jory Des Jardins, Co-Founder, BlogHer

By Aaron Strout | Apr 20, 2017

It’s Thursday, which means another episode of the “What 2 Know“ podcast, where we speak to experts about best practices, innovation and latest trends to stay ahead of the ever-changing marketing and communications landscape. This week I had an incredibly enlightening conversation with Jory Des Jardins, Co-Founder of BlogHer and Board Member of SheWorx. W2O Group was fortunate […]

What 2 Know Podcast | Ep. 8 | Max Ventilla, CEO & Founder, AltSchool

By Aaron Strout | Apr 13, 2017

We’re back for another episode of the “What 2 Know“ podcast, where we speak to experts about best practices, innovation and latest trends to stay ahead of the ever-changing marketing and communications landscape. This week I had the pleasure of chatting with Max Ventilla, former Head of Personalization at Google and now CEO + Founder […]

Meet Our New Chief People Officer, Eric Bacolas

By Aaron Strout | Apr 05, 2017

2016 was a transformative year for W2O and we’re continuing the momentum with our announcement today welcoming Eric M. Bacolas as W2O Group’s first ever Chief People Officer. I’m excited that he’s joining the team, and sat down with him to get a little more insight into his background, what attracted him to work at W2O […]

What 2 Know Podcast | Ep. 7 | Chris Redlitz

By Aaron Strout | Apr 05, 2017

It’s been 7 weeks since we launched our business podcast entitled, “What 2 Know“, where we speak to experts about best practices, innovation and latest trends to stay ahead of the ever-changing marketing and communications landscape. This week I chatted with Chris Redlitz, Founder of Transmedia Capital and Co-Founder of The Last Mile. We discussed how to […]

What 2 Know Podcast | Ep. 6 | Brian Monahan

By Aaron Strout | Mar 30, 2017

We’re in the 6th week since launching our business podcast entitled, “What 2 Know”, where we speak to experts about best practices, innovation and latest trends to stay ahead of the ever-changing marketing and communications landscape. This week I had the pleasure of chatting with fellow Georgetown University alumnus, Brian Monahan, Head of Vertical Strategy at Pinterest. We discussed […]

Meet PreCommerce Speaker: Rohit Bhargava, Author, Entrepreneur and Nice Guy

By Aaron Strout | Mar 20, 2017

From speaker videos to event photos our recap page of W2O at SXSW has it all! Each year, leading up to and following our live events in Austin, we host a series of blog interviews with the speakers from our PreCommerce Summit and Movers & Shapers talks. This year, we are continuing the conversation after the events because there was […]

What 2 Know Podcast | Ep. 4 | Ryan Leslie

By Aaron Strout | Mar 16, 2017

We’re in the fourth week since launching our business podcast entitled, “What 2 Know” where we speak to industry experts about best practices, innovation and latest trends to stay ahead of the ever-changing marketing and communications landscape. This week I had the pleasure of chatting with Grammy-nominated singer, and CEO of SuperPhone, Ryan Leslie, to discuss how […]

Meet our Star PreCommerce Moderator: Rackspace CMO, Carla Sublett

By Aaron Strout | Mar 10, 2017

From speaker videos to event photos our recap page of W2O at SXSW has it all! Each year, leading up to and following our live events in Austin, we host a series of blog interviews with the speakers from our PreCommerce Summit and Movers & Shapers talks. To kick things off this year, I interviewed Carla Pineyro Sublett who […]

What 2 Know Podcast | Ep. 3 | Deborah Hopkins

By Aaron Strout | Mar 09, 2017

We’re in the third week since launching our business podcast entitled, “What 2 Know” where we speak to industry experts about best practices, innovation and latest trends to stay ahead of the ever-changing marketing and communications landscape. This week I was delighted to chat with former Chief Innovation Officer of Citi and CEO of Citi Ventures, […]