Lisa Arthur, Chief Marketing Officer - Aprimo
As Aprimo’s Chief Marketing Officer, Lisa drives global market and brand strategy, solutions and product marketing, demand generation and customer-centric initiatives. A 25-year marketing veteran, she has served as CMO for Internet leader Akamai Technologies and B2B2C application provider Mindjet.
Lisa spent nearly seven years at Oracle, where as a Vice President of Marketing, she managed the market entry and growth for Oracle CRM and drove market and demand initiatives for all of Oracle’s services including its E-Business Suite On-Demand. Most recently, as the founder for Cinterim, Lisa applied her market-centric processes and insight to provide strategic counsel for Silicon Valley start-ups and Fortune 50 technology companies.
Lisa is a seasoned keynote speaker and has addressed diverse topics at Web 2.0, Office 2.0, American Marketing Association (AMA) Strategy Conference, Stanford University and the MIT Sloan CMO Summit. She has also appeared on Asia’s Wall Street Journal broadcast and published papers with AMA. Lisa is a member of Ball State’s Emerging Media Board of Advisors and a former advisory board member of the CMO Council. She holds a Bachelor of Arts from Ohio State University.
Christel Hall, PRowrite
Christel Hall is owner and operator of PRowrite Public Relations, specializing in business-to-business public relations consulting, writing and editing. While Christel promotes client products and services to journalists and bloggers, she also helps those same B2B clients, large and small, understand how to communicate productively and profitably direct to target audiences via the Internet and social media.
Her experience includes several years in marketing communications and public relations for corporations such as Hewlett-Packard, Beckman Instruments, Lear Siegler, Legacy Electronics, and Micromanipulator, and for agencies Needham Harper Worldwide and The Young Company, before founding PRowrite in 1990. Christel serves on many boards and committees for the Public Relations Society of America, the Business Marketing Association, the SoCal PR Network, the Carson Area Marketing and PR Network (CAMPN) and SLMA.