Partners and Advisors

TPN works with select industry experts, analysts and advisors to help direct our product strategy and deliver proven subject matter expertise for our vertical client engagements, Pulse Networking events and hosted Webinar 3.0 productions.

Industry Analysts and Affiliates

Chris Brogan
President, Human Business Works

Chris is a regular speaker at IMS, a TPN advisor, affiliate and content partner, and available to co-host client Webinars. He is a New York Times and WSJ best selling author, 10 year veteran of using social media and technology, and one of the leading authorities on social business.  His blog is consistently in the top 10 of the AdAge Power150 and top 100 on Technorati, and he is in high demand as a speaker and consultant for Fortune 100 companies.  Chris was previously president of New Marketing Labs. Expertise: Social Media, Growing Small Businesses

Allen Bonde
Principal Analyst, Digital Clarity Group and Advisor, OpenMatters

Allen is chairman of the IMS series and advises Pulse clients on their content and community strategies. He has spent the past 20+ years as an enterprise software CMO, research analyst, entrepreneur and consultant to top firms and start-ups, and was previously co-founder and CMO at social marketing pioneer Offerpop. He has also been a consultant and analyst at McKinsey and the Yankee Group and blogs at: Expertise: Social Business, Big Data, Rich Media

Esteban Kolsky
Principal, ThinkJar

Esteban is a moderator at IMS San Francisco and analyst for TPN client Webinars. He is the Principal and Founder of ThinkJar, an advisory and research think-tank focused on Customer Strategies. He has over 25 years of experience in customer service and CRM consulting, research, and advisory services. Most recently he spent eight years at Gartner, focused on Customer Service and CRM research. Expertise: CRM, Social CRM, Analytics

Scott Liewehr
President, Digital Clarity Group

Scott is a regular speaker at IMS, a TPN content partner and affiliate, and available to co-host client Webinars. Scott is an analyst, consultant, speaker, strategist and writer on topics related to digital content technology, and President and Principal Analyst at the Digital Clarity Group (DCG), a research and advisory firm. He is also host of the monthly CMS-Connected webcast and chair of the Engagement Track at Gilbane conferences. Expertise: Web Content Management

Stephanie Selesnick
President, International Trade Information

Stephanie is a TPN content partner, and affiliate for TPN’s Webinar 3.0 solution. She has worked on new and established exhibitions in many different industries in the US and abroad, blogs for Expo Magazine and is both a member and the community engagement ringleader for SISO (the Society for Independent Show Organizers). Expertise: Event Marketing and Management, Executive Coaching

Corporate Advisors

Jason Chudnofsky

For over two decades Jason has been at the core of the technology-events business, including the CEO of Softbank Comdex.  Named one of the 50 most Influential People in High Tech by Multi Media Magazine, he has served on the boards of a wide variety of businesses and is Chairman of the Advisory Boards of CrossTech Partners and World Publication Group.

Event Marketing 365:
10 Tips to Build a Kick-ass Marketing Campaign Around Your Event

Has your conference flat-lined? Are you not reaching the younger generation community members? How are you engaging with them before, during and after the event? In this webcast, Rick Quinn, GM of Event Marketing Platform at The Pulse Network, gives you ten actionable tips to creating a kick-ass marketing campaign.

July 9th @ 1pm ET
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