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Marketing Tips and Insights from Eugene Levin Chief Strategy and Corporate Development Officer at SEMrush
Eugene Levin is the Chief Strategy and Corporate Development Officer at SEMrush – a SaaS product used by over 4,000,000 marketers worldwide. For the past eleven years, SEMrush has grown into an all-in-one marketing suite consisting of more than 33 tools and reports that help companies market better online.
Jim McCarthy is the co-founder and CEO of Goldstar. Goldstar started in 2002 and now sells millions of live event tickets to millions of people on behalf of more than 5,000 venues and producers each year. Jim is the curator and co-founder of TEDxBroadway and he is on the Board of Directors for Union Station Homeless Services as well as the Pasadena Playhouse.
Sina Djafari is the founder of Douplane – a provider of hosted order management software for ecommerce retailers, suppliers, and marketplaces. Sina is a long-time entrepreneur focused on SaaS applications for ecommerce. His areas of interest include ecommerce supply chain management, drop-ship management, and monetization of content and social networks through ecommerce.
Ryan Lane is the founder of Dream Beard. Four months after he and his wife started Dream Beard in 2012, they had sold products in over 35 countries! Since then they’ve expanded and developed other products for men’s grooming that aren’t just beard-specific.
Jason Myers is a co-founder of Bold Commerce – a software development company that provides industry-leading eCommerce solutions for the world’s most innovative brands. With a team of over 250 professionals who live and breathe ecommerce – Bold Commerce is making a significant contribution to the ecommerce marketplace.
Josh Elizetxe is an Internet advertising veteran and successful serial entrepreneur. Last year, over 100,000,000 people interacted with websites and brands owned by Josh’s parent company. He serves on the board of the Phoenix Coding Academy and the Fleischer Scholars Program. Josh is a sought-after company advisor and Angel Investor in the software (SaaS), e-commerce, and advertising technology industries. With an uncanny focus on data-driven strategy, his work has resulted in over $1 Billion in proven enterprise value tracked since 2009.
The Myth of the “Big Break” and other Lessons Learned with Manuel Suarez Founder of Attention Grabbing Media (AGM)
Manuel Suarez is the founder of Attention Grabbing Media (AGM) which is a full-service, social media marketing agency. He runs and has successfully founded several 8 figure ecommerce brands. Manuel went on to help his father, Frank Suarez, into a leading force in the field of Alternative Medicine which turned into 7 different companies. After people learned what Manuel had done with his own brands many approached him for help.
Today we have Mark Aramli the inventor and founder of BedJet. Bedjet is the world’s first rapid cooling and heating system just for your bed. Mark started his career working on the space suit for NASA. He was responsible for helping engineer elements relating to heating and cooling of the interior space suit environment for the astronauts. Mark’s career has included collaborating with BMW on their first zero-emissions hydrogen powered 7-series sedan, working with Capstone Turbine Corporation, and even portable power systems for the U.S. Army and Marines.
Lessons and Reflections from Three Top Direct Response Marketers with Brian Kurtz, Richard Armstrong, and John Carlton
This episode features three top direct response marketers – Brian Kurtz, John Carlton and Richard Armstrong. John is known as “the most respected writing teacher alive”… and the list of well-known marketers who reference John as their primary mentor for writing sales messages is staggering. He worked closely with direct response giants Jay Abraham and Gary Halbert for years… He has a SIMPLE SYSTEM that takes you step-by-step through the process called the simple writing system. Brian helped build Boardroom Inc., which is at its height, was a 150 million dollar company. Brian has overseen the mailing of over 1.3 billion pieces of direct mail over the past 30+ years and has worked alongside some of the top people in the direct marketing industry. Richard is one of the nation’s leading freelance direct response copywriters. He was voted the AWAI copywriter of the year in 2012. Richard is a two-time winner of the Caples Award – this is the “Oscars” of direct mail.