Jon Payne, Technical Director of Noisy Little Monkey
Jon is the (weird and) wonderful Technical Director of Noisy Little Monkey. Based out of Bristol’s famous Tobacco Factory, Jon created Noisy Little Monkey to help support businesses that were being stung by black-hat SEO tactics. Eight years on and the agency has grown into a lively business which helps its clients deliver and perfect their digital marketing strategy. The Noisy Little Monkey team work hard to improve the bottom line of their clients through services like: SEO, Social Media Marketing and Inbound Marketing. Jon is a wizard with all things relating to technical SEO and has talked at events including Social Media Week and SMX London. His talks will leave you feeling refreshed, motivated and you’ll (hopefully) leave with a smile on your face.
Nichola Stott, Managing Director at theMediaFlow
With a career in digital communication spanning over two decades, Nichola is one of the most experienced search and web performance experts in the industry. Following a five year stint at Yahoo! as head of UK search partners, Nichola founded theMediaFlow – a specialist technical marketing agency who offer SEO, CRO and web analytics services to clients including Twinings, Paultons Park, Wiggle/Chain Reaction Cycles and RBi. Founded in October 2010 theMediaFlow are renowned for their free to use Hreflang sitemaps tool and are very much a technical agency; providing highly specialist consulting to businesses with an aggressive results-driven focus. Covering both consumer and B2B in highly competitive sectors that range from luxury goods to travel, as well as sports and FMCG; the team at theMediaFlow are within the most experienced in the business.
Stephen Pavlovich, CEO at Conversion.com
Stephen Pavlovich is the CEO of Conversion.com, the UK’s largest conversion optimisation agency. Stephen has become one of the most well-known CRO influencers thanks to his many client successes and industry insights. His clients range from SMEs to Fortune 500 corporations. Across the US, UK and Europe, Conversion.com has worked in diverse B2B and B2C industries, including SaaS, finance, travel, ecommerce, media, health, and gaming. With their expert strategists, designers, developers and project managers, Conversion.com deliver rapid results for clients like Canon, Citrix and the Guardian. Focusing on data-driven optimisation, they’ve captured over £750 million in additional revenue for their clients. They test everything from user journeys to pricing and product functionality.
Craig Pugsley, Principal UX Designer at Just Eat
Craig loves making things and making things make sense. He’s part of a crack team of researchers in Just Eat’s world-leading innovation labs – pushing the frontiers of how people engage with next-gen tech. Craig also jointly leads Just Eat’s Design Studio, creating the world’s best food ordering experiences across the widest range of platforms and interactions, in 13 countries and cultures around the world. An advocate of Lean design, delighting consumers and pushing new interaction models, Craig loves trying something new and appreciates the unique unadulterated childlike joy of unboxing shiny new tech goodness. He’s also a husband, father, EV driver, vegetarian, liberal, progressive, cyclist, Bristolian and hopeless stereotype.
Andy May, UI Engineer at Just Eat
Andy is a UI Engineer within the Product Research team at Just Eat. Andy has over 8 years experience building web solutions for some of the world’s top brands. Since joining Just Eat he has been the lead developer exploring emerging Voice Technologies and built the launch Skill for Amazon Alexa. He loves to challenge traditional approaches working in collaborative LEAN style to quickly solve complex technical issues with simple solutions. Away from all the technology, Andy is a BBQ fiend and has recently branched out into the world of wood fired pizza. He dreams of owning a meat pit in his back garden.
Ian McKee, Social and PR Director of AgencyUK
Ian heads up the Social and PR team at AgencyUK, the UK’s leading independent agency according to The Drum’s National Census 2014 & 2015. He has over 10 year’s experience of coordinating traditional publicity alongside social media channels both in the UK and internationally. He has advised global brands such as American Express, Yahoo, Chang Beer, William Hill and Timex on their strategy when moving into the social space. He is a well known Social and PR Director who knows how to craft a story that resonates with media and consumers alike, playing a crucial part in helping to build links for truly successful marketing campaigns.
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