01 ABOUT ME
WHAT MAKES ME UNIQUE
Built multiple organizations from scratch
Multiple times Sales Medallion Club award winner
Closed three of five largest deals in Pega's history
Team builder and motivator
Experienced keynote speaker
Repeated international sales success
Experience performing improv and stand-up comedy
Avid fast-pitch softball player
Coaching youth sports for my two adventurous boys
Three-time 26.2 mile Tough Ruck finisher supporting Military Friends Foundation
CLIENT EXPERIENCE VISIONARY
AS GLOBAL HEAD OF INNOVATION AND CLIENT EXPERIENCE, I AM A TRUSTED ADVISOR TO THE C-SUITE, INFLUENCING CORPORATE INITIATIVES THROUGH RESPECTED THOUGHT LEADERSHIP AND VISION. AN EXPERIENCED KEYNOTE SPEAKER, I CREATE AND LEAD TEAMS THAT TELL STORIES, ENGAGE CLIENTS, DESIGN, AND BUILD STUNNING PHYSICAL AND VIRTUAL EXPERIENCES USING LEADING-EDGE TECHNOLOGY, BRIDGING THE GAPS BETWEEN PRODUCT, BRAND, AND MARKETING.
WHAT I'VE WORKED ON
theCUBE INTERVIEW 2020
I talk to theCUBE about the secret to compelling virtual events and what everyone else is doing wrong.
PEGAWORLD 2018 KEYNOTE
I delivered an entertaining main stage keynote and exciting product demo to an audience of 5,000, providing a look at my team's current innovative vision.
MGM Grand, Las Vegas, Nevada
CREATIVE WRITING AND VIDEO PRODUCTION
My team creates marketing content, typically in the form of video, that incorporates humor and suspense while delivering a differentiated message in a unique and memorable way.
PEGAWORLD TECH PAVILION
At 170,000 sq ft, the Tech Pavilion is the heartbeat of PegaWorld. My team's responsibility is to make sure attendees learn, have fun, and say, "Wow!"
WHAT I'VE DONE
Global Head of Innovation & Experience
Identified need and created first innovation and client experience practice from scratch. Through R&D funded by the CMO, my organization sits at the intersection of creativity and technology, building upon go-to-market strategies to create systems, workflows, content, demos, and captivating experiences across web, in-person events, virtual events, account-based marketing activities, and corporate sponsorships that “wow” clients, prospects, press, analysts, and partners alike.
Senior Director, Product Management & Solutions Consulting
Led a multinational Solutions Consulting (technical pre-sales) team and product management organization responsible for development of applications sold to clients globally, totaling 32 people in USA, Canada, & India.
Multiple Solutions Consulting Roles
Quickly promoted through Solutions Consulting organization from individual contributor to manager of multinational teams supporting global sales.
Technology Development Lead
Designed and built platform for company's first international e-commerce website (Germany) which set foundation for expansion to other EU and APAC markets.
Modernized Fidelity's financial reporting apps from legacy client-server to current web technologies including experimenting with early mobile.
Technology expert, consultant, and developer for multiple "dot com" start-ups.