What role should marketing ops play in marketing strategy and execution? Frans Riemersma and Scott Brinker discuss how the marketing operations role can contribute to strategic plans right from the start, rather than just at the operational execution level.
Frans Riemersma is a marketer, developer, consultant, vice president of R&D, researcher, and author. For two decades, Frans has been designing marketing technology stacks for companies including HP, Adidas, Audi, Basf, Unilever, Philips, AbnAmro, IKEA, Standard Bank, Carlsberg, Volvo, HP, and MediaSaturn.
Scott has been analyzing marketing technology for more than a decade. He publishes the chiefmartec.com blog, co-founded the MarTech conference, and wrote the best-selling book Hacking Marketing. He is VP platform ecosystem at HubSpot and was previously the co-founder of ion interactive. He holds degrees in computer science from Columbia University and Harvard University and an MBA from MIT.