Over the years, Best Marketing International has had an opportunity and honour to work with the greatest minds of marketing business. We have had more than 300 speakers in our events. Here is a selection of some speakers from our recent events:
The best-selling author, world famous blogger and the father of the permission-based marketing movement. Author of more than 10 marketing bestsellers, i.e. „Permission Marketing”, „Purple Cow”, „Unleashing the Ideavirus” and „Tribes”.
Seth has worked as a Vice President of Yahoo. He holds an MBA from Stanford, and has been called “the Ultimate Entrepreneur for the Information Age” by Business Week. He has been chosen as one of 21 Speakers for the Next Century by Successful Meetings and is consistently rated among the very best speakers by the audiences he addresses.
David Meerman Scott is a marketing strategist, entrepreneur, keynote speaker, seminar leader and the author of the number one bestselling PR and marketing book “The New Rules of Marketing and PR: How to use news releases, blogs, viral marketing and online media to reach buyers directly” which is being published in 22 languages.
Martin Lindstrom, now one of the world´s 100 most influential people according to TIME magazine, founded his own advertising agency at the age of 12. He is a New York Times and Wall Street Journal best-selling author, a weekly columnist for TIME magazine and Fast Company and regular contributor to Harvard Business Review and NBC’s Today Show. Lindstrom is a top advisor to Fortune 100 brands worldwide, founder, CEO and Chairman of the LINDSTROM company Ltd. (Sydney), founder and Chairman of BUYOLOGY Inc. (New York, Tokyo) and BRAND sense Agency Ltd. (London).
Peter Fisk is a bestselling author and keynote speaker, and experienced consultant to business leaders. He is Visiting Professor of Strategy, Innovation and Marketing at IE Business School, and features in the prestigious “Thinkers 50 Guru Radar” as one of the best new business thinkers.He is a author of the best-selling books, i.e. “Marketing Genius”, “Business Genius”, “Customer Genius”, “Creative Genius”. Also founder of The Genius Works, former CEO of the Chartered Institute of Marketing.
Bob Garfield is a columnist, critic, essayist, pundit, international lecturer and obscure broadcast personality. Garfield’s “Ad Review” is a prominent feature of Advertising Age, where each week he singles out an ad for praise or ridicule and thus has become among the more pitifully groveled-before figures in trade-magazine history.
Bob Garfield was keynote speaker at the Marketing and Advertising Week WAZZAP? 2008 organized by Best Marketing, held in Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania in October 2007.
Patrick Barwise is Professor of Marketing and Management at London Business School and author of the book “Simply Better”. He is also a frequent conference speaker and an experienced expert witness who has been involved in commercial and competition cases in London, Washington, Brussels, Paris, and Milan.
Mark Tungate is a British journalist and author living in Paris. His publications include “Adland: A Global History of Advertising”, “Fashion Brands”, “Fifty: The Amazing World of Renzo Rosso and Diesel” and “The Epica Book”. Copywriting clients have included Coca-Cola, MTV, Diesel and Initiative Media.
Hando Sinisalu is marketing journalist, researcher, conference speaker and producer. He is the founder and CEO of Best Marketing International, the leading marketing conferences producer in Europe. Hando has produced and managed over 200 conferences in 24 countries. He is producer of The Best of Global Digital Marketing conference and editor of IAB Europe´s Digital Advertising Yearbook 2013. He is an official representative of Cannes Lions Festival in Estonia, Director of Balticbest Advertising Festival and co-author of “The Best of Global Digital Marketing: The Storybook” published in summer 2014.
Andrea Learned is a leadership development consultant who coaches clients on how to leverage social media engagement and build influence with social impact. Her clients include Brown Paper Tickets, Outerwall, Yale Center for Customer Insights, Scope 5 and Virginia Mason Medical Center. Her passion is to help to create movement scale change toward a more sustainable future.
She is author of the book “Don’t Think Pink”.
Mike is a digital marketing trainer / consultant for several leading British and international educational institutions: Econsultancy, Chartered Institute of Marketing and Institute of Direct Marketing. He is the author of „The New Integrated Direct Marketing“. Mike has been in marketing since the 1980s and in digital marketing since 1995. He has held senior positions at several leading marketing organisations. Before starting his consulting work he was Head of Digital for the EMEA region at Jack Morton (Interpublic). He lectures and consults in many countries sharing his experience from all market sectors.
Kjell Nordström is the guru of the new world of business. „The 2011 Thinkers 50“, the world’s first ranking of management thinkers ranked Nordström at number 23 in the world and number one in Europe. He is presently Associate Professor at the Institute of International Business (IIB) at the Stockholm School of Economics. His research and consulting focus is on the areas of corporate strategy, multinational corporations and globalization.
He is the author of the international best-seller “Funky Business – Talent makes capital dance”.
Teo Härén is Swedish entrepreneur, consultant and trainer. Teo’s passion is inspiration and creativity. He has written several books on these subjects, including “The Idea Book” together with his twin brother Fredrik. The book has been included in “The 100 Best Business Books of All Time”.