Speaking Engagements

Where you might have seen me before.

Speaker, Reprogramming Growth and Design to Include Each Other, Designers + Geeks (January 2017)

Panelist, Growth in 2017, Growthstack SF (December 2016)

Speaker, The Evolution of Growth Teams and Data Driven Decision Making, Startcon (November 2016)

Speaker, Running Growth for a 150 Million User Social Network, FINIT Brazil (November 2016)

Speaker, Constant Rejection: A Lesson in Retaining Users, Weapons of Mass Distribution by 500 Startups (November 2016)

Guest Speaker, Reforge Growth Series (July 2016)

Special Guest, GrowthHackers.com AMA, GrowthHackers.com (June 2016)

Panelist, Breaking Down Silos Between Mobile Product and Marketing Teams, VB Roadshow (May 2016)

Speaker, Pinterest Growth Migrates to Mobile, Naspers Mobile Summit (May 2016)

Speaker, Retention: It’s What’s For Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner, 500 Startups Marketing Hell Week (May 2016)

Speaker, Mobile Lightning Round: The Mobile Equation, VentureBeat Mobile Summit (April 2016)

Speaker, Beating Kate Upton: Two Years of Conversion Experience at Pinterest, Launch Festival (March 2016)

Panelist, Emerging and Declining Acquisition Channel Opportunities, Growth Hackers Conference (February 2016)

Speaker, A Crash Course in Growing A Startup, or WTF is Growth?, Launch Incubator/This Week In Startups (January 2016)

Speaker, Beating Kate Upton: Two Years of Conversion Experience at Pinterest, Launch Scale (October 2015)

Guest, Growth Everywhere (September 2015)

Panelist, Growth and Product, Greylock Partners “Offsite” (August 2015)

Speaker, SEO Is Dead?, Traction Conference (June 2015)

Guest, Daily Hunt (May 2015)

Panelist, Mobile Growth Hacker Meetup, Pinterest (April 2015) (Video)

Guest, GrowthHacker.TV (February 2015)

Speaker, SEO at YC, Y Combinator (February 2015)

Panelist, Search Metrics Visibility 14 (July 2014)

Speaker/Mentor, Scaling Startup Marketing, Polsky Center Summer Accelerator Program, University of Chicago Polsky Center for Entrepreneurship (July 2014)

Speaker, Growth & User Acquisition, Founder Field Day (May 2014)

Speaker, Product Optimization: Conversion, Engagement, and Happiness, The Designation (October 2013)

Speaker, Beyond Page Views: Modern Analytics for Online Marketing, Marketing Roundtable, University of Chicago Booth School of Business (August 2013)

Speaker, Up and to the Right: How the Drive for Growth is Changing Marketing and Product Functions, Chicago Booth Marketing Club, University of Chicago Booth School of Business (May 2013)

Judge/Presenter, Behavioral Economics and Design, Chicago Innovation Chase (September 2012)

Mentor, Polsky Center Summer Accelerator Program, University of Chicago Polsky Center for Entrepreneurship (July 2012)

Judge, GrubHub Debate, The DePaul Center for Strategy, Execution, and Valuation (March 2012)

Speaker, Access and Engagement: Marketing Strategy for the New World, CADMEF (February 2012)

Speaker, The Digital Media Roadmap: Are You Off-Roading?, Chicago American Marketing Association (November 2011)

Speaker/Panelist, Entrepreneurial Marketing for the Internet Age, Chicago Booth Marketing Club, University of Chicago Booth School of Business (October 2011)

Special Guest, This Week In Marketing, ThisWeekIn.com (July 2011)

Co-Presenter: Marketing in a Small Space: Startup Marketing Evolution, Loyola University Chicago (February 2011)

Co-Presenter: Integrating Social Media into the Marketing Mix, University of Chicago Polsky Center for Entrepreneurship (August 2010)

Co-Presenter: Integrating Social Media into the Marketing Mix: Lessons from GrubHub.com, Online Marketing Summit Chicago (June 2010)

Co-presenter: Marketing in a Small Space: Startup Marketing and Social Media, Loyola University Chicago (February 2010)

Co-Presenter: Delivery is Social. Trust Us, Loyola University Chicago (January 2010)

Speaker/Panelist, Google Analytics User Conference (November 2009)

Speaker, Marketing in a Small Space: The Startup Marketing Plan, Loyola University Chicago (February 2009)